30th Annual Winterfest Bluegrass Festival

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30th Annual Winterfest Bluegrass Festival February 22 @ 2:00 pm - February 23 @ 11:30 pm


  • Feb 22 2:00 pm
  • Feb 23 11:30 pm
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Join us for the Kansas Bluegrass Association’s 30th Annual Winterfest Bluegrass Festival, February 22 and 23, 2019, at the lovely Marriott in Wichita, Kan. Performers include Grammy award winning singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Tim O’Brien and Jan Fabricius, IBMA’s Emerging Artist of the Year Volume 5, the high energy bluegrass band The Baker Family, traditional and gospel bluegrass band SpringStreet, old time band Short Round Stringband, and our very own youth band the KBA Treblemakers.

Music workshops Saturday morning include a kid-friendly instrument petting zoo for all ages, a songwriting workshop with Tim O’Brien, fiddle with Betse Ellis, old time finger-style banjo with Clarke Wyatt, and more. Nearly around-the-clock bluegrass and old time jamming at all skill levels is also included with your ticket price. Join us!

Advance tickets can be purchased at www.kansasbluegrass.org. Just $50 for a full weekend advance pass.

Reserve your hotel room now as well. Go to our website and easily book your room online. A link is provided on our main and event pages. The reduced “bluegrass rate” is $105 a night (available 2/21 – 2/23) Or call the Marriott directly at 316-651-0333. Be sure to request the special bluegrass rate when booking.