FESTIVAL 2024

Bluegrass Festival microphone

Acoustic instruments only, except for electric bass. Bass inputs will go into main mixer.

No pets permitted in the seating and eating area.

No Campfires.

Have a Safe and Fun Weekend!

FESTIVAL DETAILS

On this page, you’ll find all the information you need to know about this year’s Summerland Bluegrass Festival. If you have any questions, feel free to use the form at the bottom of the page, to send us an email.

DATE & LOCATION

July 5, 6, 7
(gates open July 4th)
Summerland Rodeo Grounds,
18707 Bathville Rd, Summerland, BC

CAMPING

DRY CAMPING ONLY
Per day…………………$20.00 per unit
Fri & Sat…………….…$40.00 per unit
*NOTE: Canadian funds only, accepted at the gate. Cash only; sorry no credit cards

ADMISSION
Tickets sold at the gate only

Weekend Pass..... $60.00 per person
Day Pass...............$30.00 per person*
*Children under 12 yrs no charge, and must be accompanied by an adult.

VENDOR ON SITE

Breakfast served until 11am.
BBQ Burgers & Hotdogs
Snacks & Drinks

Ask us about our vegetarian options!

VENDOR ON SITE

Breakfast served until 11am.
BBQ Burgers & Hotdogs
Snacks & Drinks

Ask us about our vegetarian options!

Two Feature Bands for 2024

TWO FEATURE BANDS THIS YEAR!

Friday and Saturday Evening - Times TBA

Friday Night: Scout Mountain Bluegrass Band.

Saturday Night: The Lonesome Town Painters

TWO FEATURE BANDS THIS YEAR!

Two Feature Bands for 2024

FRIDAY & SATURDAY EVENING

Friday Night
Scout Mountain Bluegrass Band


Saturday Night

The Lonesome Town Painters

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

OPEN MIC
Sign up at Info Tent.
Cut-off Fri at 3pm, Sat at noon.
Schedule posted on Fri at 4pm, Sat at 1pm.
Three songs, 2-break max.
Be ready and on time.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY WORKSHOPS
 Schedule Posted at Info Tent
Friday: Band, Mandolin, Banjo, Bass, Fiddle
Saturday: Guitar, Mandolin, Banjo, Bass
Open to everyone!

 

SATURDAY BAND SCRAMBLE
Enter at Info Tent. Cut-off is Sat at 11:00am.
Meet at Info Tent at 12:30 Saturday.

Bluegrass band scramble and workshops

BRING A CHAIR & BLANKET
Covered Grandstand Seating Is Limited

BRING A CHAIR & BLANKET
Covered Grandstand Seating Is Limited

THURSDAY
July 4th

   5:30 PM

   7:30 PM

Volunteer Meeting, with pie & ice-cream
Jam at main hall & campsite picking

THURSDAY
July 4th

5:30 PM

7:30 PM

Volunteer Meeting, with pie & ice-cream
Jam at main hall & campsite picking

FRIDAY
July 5th

  8:00 AM
11:00 – 5:00
  3:00 PM
  4:00 PM
  6:00 PM
  6:00 – 8:00 PM
  8:15 PM
  8:20 PM
  8:35 – 9:30 PM
  9:30 PM

Food Vendor opens for coffee/breakfast
Workshops (see details above)
Open Mic Sign-up Deadline
Open Mic schedule posted
Official Opening
Open Mic (see details above)
Door Prizes & 50/50 Draw
History of the Banjo by Mickey Reeves
SCOUT MOUNTAIN
Jam in Main Building & Parking Lot Picking

FRIDAY
July 5th

  8:00 AM

11:00 – 5:00
  3:00 PM
  4:00 PM
  6:00 PM
  6:00 – 8:00 PM
  8:15 PM
  8:20 PM

  8:35 – 9:30 PM
  9:30 PM

Food Vendor opens for coffee/breakfast
Workshops (see above)
Open Mic Sign-up Deadline
Open Mic schedule posted
Official Opening
Open Mic (see above)
Door Prizes & 50/50 Draw
History of the Banjo by Mickey Reeves
SCOUT MOUNTAIN
Jam in Main Building & Parking Lot Picking

SATURDAY
July 6th

  8:00 AM 
 10:00 AM – noon
11:00 AM
12:00 PM  
12:30 PM
  1:00 PM
  1:00 – 2:30 PM 
  2:30 – 5:30 PM
  5:00  PM
  7:00 PM 
  7:15 – 9:15 PM
  8:15 PM 
  9:30 PM

Food Vendor opens for coffee/breakfast
Workshops (see details above)
Band Scramble sign-up deadline
Open Mic sign-up deadline
Band Scramble assignments
Open Mic schedule posted
Band Scramble Performances
Open Mic (see details above)
Door Prize & 50/50 Draw
History of the Banjo by Mickey Reeves
LONESOME TOWN PAINTERS
Door Prize and 50/50 Draw
Jam at Main Tent & Parking Lot Picking

SATURDAY
July 6th

  8:00 AM 

 10:00 AM – noon

11:00 AM

12:00 PM  
12:30 PM
  1:00 PM
  1:00 – 2:30 PM 
  2:30 – 5:30 PM
  5:00  PM
  7:00 PM 

  7:15 – 9:15 PM
  8:15 PM 
  9:30 PM

Food Vendor opens for  coffee/breakfast
Workshops (see details above)
Band Scramble sign-up deadline
Open Mic sign-up deadline
Band Scramble assignments
Open Mic schedule posted
Band Scramble Performances
Open Mic (see details above)
Door Prize & 50/50 Draw
History of the Banjo by Mickey Reeves
LONESOME TOWN PAINTERS
Door Prize and 50/50 Draw
Jam at Main Tent & Parking Lot Picking

SUNDAY
July 7th

  9:00 AM
10:00 AM
10:45 AM 
12:00 PM 
  3:00 PM 

Gospel Open Mic signup deadline
Scout Mountain Gospel Set
Gospel Open Mic
Open Mic till last band completed
Expected ending time

SUNDAY
July 7th

  9:00 AM

10:00 AM
10:45 AM 
12:00 PM 

  3:00 PM 

Gospel Open Mic signup deadline
Scout Mountain Gospel Set
Gospel Open Mic
Open Mic till last band completed
Expected ending time

If you have any questions about the schedule, please contact us, using the form below…