The Bluegrass Festival kicks off on Friday, Aug. 17, in Basin Spring Park in downtown Eureka Springs, with the traditional Watermelon Social at 5:30 p.m. with free watermelon while you enjoy Free Music – Tulsa-based string band Grass Crack performs, followed by the HillBenders.
This year’s Saturday night headlining acts are both rising stars of the “Newgrass” movement: Dread Clampitt and Folk Soul Revival. The performances begin at 7:30 p.m. at The Auditorium, located at 36 S. Main St.
Free music in Basin Spring Park continues on Sunday, Aug. 19 from 1 to 5 p.m. as Glory Mountain and The Bushwhackers close out the weekend with traditional Gospel music.
Our Eureka Springs Bed and Breakfast loves to host bluegrass lovers. Come and stay with us and enjoy the festival.