Armuchee Labor Day Bluegrass Festival
|Country and Region||United States — Georgia|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Rome, Georgia USA|
|Festival Contact Information|
Southeastern Bluegrass Association — SEBA
The annual event is held in Rome, Georgia at the Armuchee Music Park. Headliners have included the John Farley Family, The Next Band, Bluegrass Fever and Hickory Winds who perform on Saturday. The music begins at noon and continues until midnight. Informal musical gatherings occur throughout the site as well as scheduled performances on the main stage. Professional musicians offer workshops for the true beginner to the most experienced picker, including classes for individual instruments. There will be banjo, fiddle, guitar, mandolin and Dobro camps.
|Festival Dates||September 3 - 4, 2010|
Articles and Reviews:
- The Armuchee Bluegrass Festival debuts workshops for those wishing to learn to play. By Mike Gellatly (Rome News-Tribune, August 29, 2006)
- Armuchee Music Park is located off U.S. 27 in Rome, Georgia.
- Friday at 6pm, and Saturday from noon until midnight.
- Friday passes are $10 and Saturday passes are $12.