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The sweet sounds of bluegrass will be echoing thru the hills of the Tottenham Conservation Area very soon as the stage is nearly set for the 35th Annual Tottenham Bluegrass Festival on June 15, 16, 17.
This year the festival is proud to announce that they have the Queen of Bluegrass, Rhonda Vincent, on their main stage.
Rhonda Vincent will be performing with The Rage on Friday Evening, Saturday and Saturday evening.
This year's festival has a great line of bands also appearing on the main stage. Returning to Tottenham is a Bluegrass favorite, Eddie Leblanc, one of the founding members of the festival and the original member of Cross Country Band.
Eddie will be join on stage with several familiar faces to Bluegrass fans. Hometown Bluegrass will also be stepping back into the spotlight after four years of retirement and will be hitting the stage with fans favorites like Orange Blossom and John Deer B.
Feller & Hill, Remington Ryde, Beeton Creek Rising, Sweet Grass, & The Tebworth Brothers, Unseen Strangers, Houndstooth and Barrel Boys are also performing on the main stage over the weekend.
The festival will be adding a second stage located in the Bailey's Pavilion located in the “Back 40”.
This stage will feature Bluegrass Bands on Friday and Saturday that are familiar to Toronto Bluegrass Circuit.
For up close and personal shows in the Bailey Pavilion come and enjoy great bluegrass music by Unseen Strangers, Houndstooth, Blurry Pickers, Barrel Boys, Layrite Boys, Roselyn Dennet and the Ever Lovin Jug band.
A complete schedule of performers visit to www.tottenhambluegrass.com/performance-schedule.
Saturday, June 15, will be buzzing with activity featuring our 16th annual Children Competition. Family bands are encouraged to enter the Family Band class that has been added to this competition.
All those budding musicians, are invited to join free musical workshops in the Orchard on Saturday with some of the best musicians in the Bluegrass today.
Great Vendors, Bavarian Gardens, Friends, Great Music – great recipe for a great weekend.
Day tickets for the event are available online or at the gate. Why not make it a family weekend away and stay for the weekend and take in all the festivities?
For more information go to tottenhambluegrass.ca or call 647-209-2593
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