Banjos & Bagels Band

Every Sun, 11-1, Kaufman’s Deli Skokie


Brashler’s Barn

7/21 Darin and Brooke Aldridge

8/25 Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper

9/9   Monroe Crossing

10/6 Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver


Foggy Memory Boys

7/28 Calamity Jane's 7 pm

8/11 Calamity Jane's 7 pm

8/24 Sugar Grove Library 7 pm


Fox Crosssing Stringband
7/1 Red White and Bluegrass, High Noon Saloon Madison WI.

7/3 Fitzgerald’s America Music Fest 6pm Sidebar

7/13 Nikos Red Mill, Woodstock IL. w/Chris Jones and the Night Drivers 

7/14 Frankfort Bluegrass Festival, Frankfort IL

7/21 Muttersholtz Fest at Buffalo Creek Brewing, Long Grove

8/4 Summer Stomp Music Festival, McHenry IL 

8/10 5:30-8pm Vines & Rushes Winery, Ripon WI

8/12 Bailey’s Harbor Summer Music Series,

Door County, WI



6/2 Bluegrass Festival of Northern Illinois, Yorkville


Old Town School of Folk Music

9/28 Bruce Molsky’s Mountain Drifters 8pm


Georgia Rae Family Band

7/15 Frankfort Bluegrass Festival



7/1    On The Rocks Joliet  12-3pm

7/7    Jamie's Outpost Utica  2-6pm

7/14 Prairie Lakes Golf Course Marseilles 8-11pm

7/15  Wilmington Public Library  1 pm

7/22  Braidwood Summerfest 6:30-9:30 pm

7/27  Catfish Days at the Rustic  Wilmington 6pm


The Templetons
7/28 Music in the Park, Ottawa
8/10 Jammin' at the Clock, Streator
8/23 Bureau County Fair, Princeton
9/9 East Troy Bluegrass Festival, East Troy, WI

Tiny Country

7/12 Wauconda Farmers Market 4-7pm

7/20 Broken Earth Winery, Long Grove IL 7-10pm

7/27 Roaring Table Brewery, Lake Zurich 8-11pm

8/17 Lamplighter Inn, Palatine, 5-8pm


Truman’s Ridge

7/27 6pm Sycamore Library, Sycamore

8/4 8pm Music on the Veranda, Starved Rock, Utica

8/25 8pm Two Rivers Bluegrass Festival, Harrison

10/5 7pm Friday Night Concerts, Sandwich Opera House, Sandwich

11/9 7pm Friday Night Music Series, Just Goods, Rockford


The General Logan Square

Bluegrass Brunch Every Sat, 11-3



8/ 9   Sycamore Steam Show

8/18  Plano Smallville Superfest

9/23  12pm NIBA Picnic, Illini State Park, Marseilles

9/29 NIBA Scholarship Jam




Festivals :

Text Box: 7/14-15 Frankfort Bluegrass Festival, Frankfort Illinois (See Flyer)

8/12 12-6pm Bluegrass at the Village, the Ozaukee County Pioneer Village, 4880 HWY I, Saukville, Wi

8/23-25 35th Annual Two Rivers Bluegrass Festival, Camping, Thursday, Friday & Saturday shows and jams. Harrison, Il 

8/23-25 BMAI 5th Annual Central City Bluegrass Festival 201 Central City Road, Central City, IA Festival in A/C building, bring your lawn chairs. Camping has 30 & 50 amp sites with water, $20, tent camping $10. Lodging: Microtel Inn Marion, Iowa (319) 373-7400 12 miles away, ask for bluegrass rate. Contact BMAI (641) 799-1442







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