March 31, 2016 – April 02, 2016
Forest Capital State Park, Perry, FL 32347
March 31st – April 2nd, 2016 & CHILI COOK-OFF
Forest Capital State Park Highway 19 South – Perry, FL
Featuring: Sideline, Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road, Pure & Simple, FL State Bluegrass Bsnd and More.
TICKETS Thursday $10 – Friday $15 – Saturday $20
Three Day Pass: $20 Advance – $25 Gate
Music, Free Music Workshops, Arts & Crafts, Food Vendors, Chili Cook-off Competition, and MOON PIES!!
Underneath the pines in Taylor County during the month of April you will find Bluegrass! The Florida State Bluegrass Festival (1st Weekend in April Annually) is held every year drawing thousands to our quaint little town for toe tapping, foot stomping music. Mark your calendars and join us for some of the best entertainment you will find. Nationally recognized groups join us on the stage to bring electrifying performances. We have featured greats like the Grascals, Rhonda Vincent, Mountain Heart, Cherryholmes, Cadillac Sky, Valerie Smith, Randy Khors, Ernie Evans, IIIrd Tyme Out and much more! In addition to great bluegrass music, during this event we spice things up a bit by featuring one of the most renowned Chili Cook-off events in North Florida with participants competing for cash prizes! The April event is a three day event packed full of music continually, craft vendors, food vendors, and free music workshops for ticket holders as well as activities for children. Also home of the Moon Pie Princesses who will pass out free Moon Pies to attendees throughout the weekend and will present the World’s Largest Moon Pie Friday Night! Tickets are always reasonable and children under 18 get in free! Join us in Taylor County for one of most sought after events in the Southeastern United States. Voted by the IBMA as one of the country’s best events in 2006 and nominated again in 2011. This event was voted one of the TOP 20 Events in the entire Southeastern United States in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
It is a three day event packed full of music continually, craft vendors, food vendors, free music workshops, Chili Cook-off Competition, and Moon Pies as well as activities for children. 2016 line up will feature Sideline, Lorraine Jordan and Carolina Road, Pure and Simple, FL State Bluegrass Band and More. Hours: Fri 4-10; Sat 11-10; Sun 10-2