Louisville Folk School Jams are now Weekly!

Trial Schedule of Weekly Jams is a Success

The Louisville Folk School will now offer a beginner-friendly jam every Friday. Come put those newly acquired jamming and musical skills into practice with lots of friendly folks. All skill levels are welcome. It's lots of fun and it's free. 

Butchertown Social

1601 Story Avenue

5:30 - 7:30

Open Jams and Shows



Sunday: Blue Murphy hosts open jam at Louisville Turner’s, 3125 River Road. 4-8pm, potluck dinner.

Monday: LaGrange Coffee Roasters Jam. 110 E Main Street, LaGrange, KY. 502-265-0563

Tuesday: St Paul’s Episcopal Church parish house Jam, 1015 E Main Street, New Albany, IN 6:30 – 8:30.

 Info Jim and Rhonda Wolfe. 812-951-2124

Wednesday: Relic performs at the Barrett Bar, Barrett Ave, Louisville. 9 pm. No cover
Thursday: Old-time jam at Mellwood Arts Center hosted by Harry Bickel. 7-9pm

Thursday: BG open mic: Hillview (KY) City Hall, 6pm. Preston Hwy south of Gene Snyder
Thursday: Jammin’ on the Front Porch Thursday, 6 - 9 pm CT. Free. The Bookstore: 111 Water St; Horse
 Cave, KY. 42749. 270-786-3084. Bring your acoustic instrument or come by & listen. http://KYGetaway.com/Jammin-on-the-porch-Thursdays/  

 Friday: Louisville Folk School hosts Happy Hour beginner friendly jam at Butchertown Social in the   

Louisville, 1601 Story Avenue, Louisville. 5:30 -7:30pm. Info: LouisvilleFolkSchool.org

Friday: BG Jam every Friday at the barn in Rosine, KY, Bill Monroe’s home place. Starts 6:30

Friday: Jam Colesburg (KY) Baptist Church, 7-8 miles N.E. of E-Town, Exit 102 off I-65 to Battle Training Rd,  KY 434

Saturday: Open Jam at Goodwood Brewing Company. 638 E. Main Street, Louisville, KY. 3 -7pm
Saturday: Open jam at Richwood Opry, 12 Noon-showtime (7-10pm), www.RichwoodOpry.com 859-474-0554


Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday: BG jam hosted by Bill Stovall. 6-9pm. Fairdale (KY) Pizza & Pub. 502-742-3940

1st Thursday: Evening jam at the International BG Music Museum, Owensboro, KY. 270-926-7891

2nd Friday: Bluegrass jam presented at The Lodge at Rough River and the Breckinridge Bluegrass Music
 Association. 6:00pm.

1st Sat: (except July) Jefferson Co. (IN) Fairgrounds, Hwy 256 W of Madison. Festival 1st Sat of April 

2nd Sat of Mar, Jun, Sept, & Dec (except Sept): Greater Hayden American Jamborees, Free BG-Gospel Show
 6:00pm. Open Jam at 4:00pm; Don Tatlock 812-522-8327.
3rd Sat ReOpens March 2017: Little Grantville Bluegrass; S. off Hwy 50 at Shawswick School Road, 4 miles east
 of Bedford, IN. Closed for Winter: 6pm in March. www.littlegrantvillebluegrass.com 812-277-1705 Gary

3rd Sat: Grayson County Bluegrass Opry: 125 East White Oak St, Leitchfield. Show starts 6pm, Various artists.
 For info via Grayson County Bluegrass Opry Facebook Page.

3rd Sat: Leroy’s Country Mart, Lexington IN, Hwy 203 and 356, 6pm. Info: Leroy Williams 812-889-2310

Just Some of our Regional Festivals: 

February: 1st Thursday/Friday/Saturday of Feb: SPBGMA Bluegrass Music Awards & national Convention & Band
 Championship. Sheraton Music City Hotel, Nashville, TN. Contact : www.spbgma.com, Info@spbgma.com

March 16 & 17: KY Fried Pickin’ End of Winter Jam: Holiday Inn Riverfront; Owensboro, KY. Free. Open Jams

May: 3rd Saturday: Forest Fest BG Festival at Horine Center, Jefferson Memorial Forest, Louisville. Forest Fest FB

May: Bluegrass Anonymous Pig Roast, dates vary. Member appreciation event. BA provides meats. Free to members,
 $5 donation non-members. Potluck. Bring instruments and friends. Bluegrass-Anonymous.com for info

May: Last weekend Tri-State Bluegrass Festival, Kendallville, IN. pres@nibga.com, Bluegrassusa.net
May:  Last weekend John Hartford Memorial Festival, Bean Blossom, IN. Hartfordfest.com
June: First weekend Bardstown (KY) Bluegrass Festival, White Acres Campground. Bluegrass101.com
June: 2nd weekend Festival of the Bluegrass, Horse Park, Lexington, KY. FestivaloftheBluegrass.com
June: 2nd weekend x 10 days: Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival, Bean Blossom, IN. BeanBlossom.com

June: 3rd weekend:  ROMP Festival, Owensboro, KY. Rompfest.com
July: 3rd weekend: Carter Co. Shrine Club BG Festival, Olive Hill, KY. CarterCountyShrineClub.org
Sept: 3rd weekend: Vine Grove (KY)e BG Festival. VineGroveBluegrass.com

Louisville Folk School: Louisville, KY. www.LouisvilleFokSchool.org 

International Bluegrass Music Association:  Nashville, TN.: www.IBMA.org

International Bluegrass Music Museum (IBMM): Owensboro, KY.: www.BluegrassMuseum.org

Society for the Preservation of BG Music in America: www.spbgma.com


Visit www.StationInn.com for show listings at The Station Inn in Nashville, TN

BG News Website: www.BluegrassJournal.com

Shepherdsville (KY) Music Barn Bluegrass: BG Season October – April: www.ShepherdsvilleMusicBarn.com

Northern Kentucky Bluegrass Music Association: www.nkbma.com 

KY Friends of Bluegrass Music Club: Clay City, KY.: www.kyfriends.com 

Bluegrass music at Cumberland Caverns, SE of Nashville: www.BluegrassUnderground.com

www.EarlScruggsCenter.org Shelby, NC center dedicated to the music & stories from the Am. South
Official Website for Auditory Therapy to relieve the suffering of Bluegrass Fever:  PrescriptionBluegrass.com

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