Concerts :


Fox Crossing Stringband

Click here for full schedule


Georgia Rae Family Band

Click here for schedule


Grass Attack

7/3 6-8 pm Music in the Park Brodhead WI

7/6  6-8 pm Rockton River Market, Rockton

7/16 5-7 pm German Valley Days,  German Valley

8/10  7-9pm Boone County Fair,Belvidere

8/26-28  Two Rivers Bluegrass Festival, Harrison IL

9/4 1-2:30pm Art in the Park, Krape Park,Freeport

9/17 12-4pm Edwards Apple Orchard Poplar Grove

9/24 12-4pm Edwards Apple Orchard Poplar Grove


Henry Torpedo Boys

7/2 – Henry Legion Annual Pork Chop Dinner 6pm

7/14 – Marshal-Putnam Country Fair, 9am

7/16 – NIBA Bluegrass Festival 2:20pm

7/24 - Ninth Street Pub, 5pm

Watch Facebook for more event postings.


Mispent Youth


Buterfield Creek

7/15, 8pm - Firewater Saloon - Edison Park, Chicago

7/16,  NIBA Festival, Sandwich Fairgrounds

7/20, 7pm - Homewood Wednesday Night Farmer's Market

8/6, 7pm - Firewater Saloon - Mt Greenwood, Chicago

9/16 7pm - Orland Park Library

10/23 2pm - Peoria Pubic Library



Watch Facebook for more event postings.


Special Consensus

Click here for tour dates


Truman’s Ridge

Click here for Event Calendar




7/10 Fire up the Forge, Bluegrassw Jam & Brat Fry, Ozaukee County Pioneer Village, Saukville, WI


7/16  NIBA Festival, Sandwich Fairgrounds, Camping 7/15 thru 7/17, Band scramble Saturday


8/11 Sycamore Steam Show, Free entry to NIBA musicians! Come join us to play!


8/14 Bluegrass at the Village, Ozaukee County Pioneer Village, Saukville, WI


8/21/22  NIBA Picnic, Illinoi State Park, Marseilles (Rain Date 8/28/22)




6/30-7/2, Starvy Creek, Conway, Mo


7/9-10, Frankfort Bluegrass Festival


7/16, NIBA Festival, Sandwich Fairgrounds, Camping 7/15/-7/17 Show on Sat at noon


7/29-31 Backbone Bluegrass Festival, Strawberry Point, IA


8/5-8/6 Sugar Maple Music Festival, Lake Farm County Park, Madison, WI.


8/18-21 Winding Creek Festival, Kokomo, In


8/26-8/28 Two Rivers Bluegrass Festival, Harrison, Il.


9/1-9/4 Tri-State Bluegrass Festival, 580 Fair St., Kendallville, In


9/4-9/5 Fox Valley Folk Festival, Island Park, Geneva, il


Check Facebook for information on events


For other Chicago Area Events see


Bluegrass Chicago at


Click Here for Bluegrass Festivals Flyers



For other festival  listings 

Go to

for festival flyers.


Don’t see your event listed here? Email info to

(All contributions are subject to review and approval by NIBA)




 Contact Us








 Member Bands



Member Bands


 News & Articles


 Classified Ads