Minnesota Fiddlers

Music Festivals in Minnesota


There is a lot of participatory music in Minnesota if you know where to look.  Music festivals are the complete package: Jamming, Concerts, Workshops, Dancing, and meeting friendly people.  We will try to keep up with the ever-changing dates and locations of music festivals in Minnesota (and neighboring states).



Winter Bluegrass Weekend

March 2 - 4, 2018

Crown Plaza, Plymouth, Minnesota

Click here to go to the MBOTMA website



Cabin Fever

March 31 - April 2, 2017

Radisson Lakeview Hotel

Downtown Duluth Minnesota

Click here to go to the MBOTMA website



River Falls Roots and Bluegrass Festival

April 7 - 9, 2017

River Falls, WI

click here to visit the website



SEMBA Blugrass Festival
May 19 - 21, 2018
Rushford, MN
Click
here to visit the SEMBA website


Minnesota Homegrown Kickoff

June 1-3, 2018

El Rancho Manana

20 mi west of St Cloud

Click here to go to the MBOTMA website



Nisswa Stammen
June 8-9, 2018
Nisswa, MN
click
here to go to the Nisswa Stammen website



Northwoods Bluegrass Festival

June 9-10, 2017

Rusk County Fairgrounds, US Highway 8, Ladysmith WI.

Click here to go to the website



Bluegrass weekend - Music In the Pines

June 16 - 18, 2017

Itasca County Fairgrounds, Grand Rapids, MN



RECFest 

July 27 - 30, 2017

Milaca, MN

Click here to go to the RECFest website



Itaska Family Bluegrass Festival
August 4- 6, 2017
in-and-around Lake Itaska State Park, MN
Click
here to go to the Itaska Festival website



Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Festival
August 9-12, 2018
El Rancho Manana
20 mi west of St Cloud
Click
here to go to the MBOTMA website



SEMBA Blugrass Festival

August 17 - 20, 2017

Rushford, MN

Click here to visit the SEMBA website



Lakes Bluegrass Festival

August 24-27 2017

Pine River, MN

Click here to go to the Lakes Bluegrass Festival website



Cameron Wisconsin Bluegrass Festival

Sept 8,9,10 2017

Pioneer Village Museum, 1866 13 1/2 14th Ave., Cty Hwy W, Cameron, WI

click here to go to the Cameron WI website



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