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Minnesota Bluegrass Kickoff Jam

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El Rancho Mañana, 27302 Ranch Rd, Richmond, MN 56368, Richmond, MN

  • Blue Groove Ranch house live stage Fri, May 31 8:30pm * This new event continues on in the spirit of doing what we all love best, gathering as a community of pickers and grinners to make music with people. We hope you all come out to make the inaugural Kickoff Jam a great time! Free Admission with camping reservation. www.minnesotabluegrass.org

Wayzata Music in June

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Great Lawn Park, 821 Lake St E, Wayzata, MN 55391

Free family event! Celebrate your Father's Day with Blue Groove in downtown Wayzata. Bring a chair and enjoy a rockin bluegrass concert from Blue Groove! We are hoping for sunny skies and fantastic June weather! Plan to bring a chair, kids and even a picnic to the concerts on the Great Lawn on East Lake Street near The Landings Hotel.

Rosemount Bluegrass Americana Music Festival

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Rosemount Central Park Amphitheater, 2893 145th St W, Rosemount, Mn 55068

  • Blue Groove 7-8pm * Rosemount's 10th Annual Bluegrass Festival, featuring 4 great bands! Enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, ice cream floats, watermelon. Sponsored by Rosemount Saw and Tool and Rosemount Area Arts Council. Free event with Pass the Hat donations www.rosemountarts.com

5-6pm Blue Hazard 6-7 Middle Spunk Creek Boys 7-8 Blue Groove 8-9 Sawtooth Brothers

Maple Grove Town Green: Sounds of Summer

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Town Green Park, 7991 Main St, Maple Grove, MN 55369

Our only JULY SHOW and we are hoping it'll be a BIG ONE! Start your week off right with a free concert in the park by Blue Groove Bluegrass! Family friendly show- your dog or cat can come too, but must be on a leash.

For cancellations of scheduled performances due to weather, call the weather line at 763-494-5959

Where do I park to access the Town Green? There is free parking available on Main Street, in the upper level of the Library ramp, at the Community Center lots and most evenings at the Government Center. Town Green Parking Map.

Are there picnic tables and chairs available at the Town Green? For performances, you might want to bring a lawn chair or blanket. There is also a terraced wall seating 300 in the Bandshell area. There are Adirondack chairs on the point to relax and enjoy the beautiful view. This site is fully handicapped accessible. Cafe tables and chairs are available for your use whenever the Town Green is open.

Is there food or beverages available at the Town Green or can I bring my own? There will be concessions for sale during performance times. Concession items include: popcorn, pop, nachos, hot pretzels, candy, ice cream, coffee & more...You are welcome to bring in a picnic, cooler or takeout containers. Sorry, no grills are allowed or available on site. The Town Green is walking distance to many restaurants including ice cream and coffee shops. No alcohol or smoking is allowed on site.

Normandale Lake Bandshell Evening Performance Series

Normandale Lake Bandshell , 5901 West 84th St, Bloomington, MN 55431

Blue Groove Bluegrass performs authentic bluegrass music with a contemporary twist by some of the most talented bluegrass artists in the region.

The sounds of summer echo throughout the Normandale Lake Bandshell with some of the Twin Cities best performers. All shows begin at 7 p.m. and are free to the public. You can check the status of Arts in the Parks events during inclement weather by calling 952-563-8878

Minnesota Bluegrass August Festival

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El Rancho Mañana, 27302 Ranch Rd, Richmond, MN 56368, Richmond, MN

Find Blue Groove on Ranch House Live stage or jamming in Old Washmachine field This festival features top national touring acts as well as the best bands from the Upper Midwest region in four days and nights of music on multiple stages, plus workshops, showcases, and much, much more!

This festival is really an entire week of musical fun at El Rancho Mañana near Richmond MN. Bluegrass, Old-Time Stringband, and related forms of acoustic and Americana music are combined to suit a wide range of interests. You'll enjoy hearing something familiar and discovering something new! Pre-festival instructional camps will be followed by four days of bluegrass and old-time bliss. Headliners: Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Monroe Crossing & The Clay Hess Band! www.minnesotabluegrass.org