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Bluegrass BBQ Festival

Bluegrass and Barbecue 2014 - August 22,23 & 24

Salem's Bluegrass music festival is celebrating it's 24th year. Bluegrass and Barbecue is brought to you by the Oddfellows Mt. Olive Lodge #114 of Salem, the Salem Tourism Board and area sponsors.

For the past 23 years entertainers from across the US and from foreign countries have graced the Bryan Memorial Park band stage. Grammy winners, television stars and well known Bluegrass acts along with some of the finest local talent have performed here.

The festival is on it's second year of establishing a new weekend. This year it will be held August 22nd, 23rd and 24th, once again featuring a Gospel/Bluegrass show on Sunday afternoon. 2014's show will highlight a reduced price structure including fans age 16 and under, get in free.

Entertainment will include The Baker Family, The Bankesters, Firebox, Mackville, Calico Creek and host band David Davis and the Warrior River Boys. For show times, pricing and 2014's schedule of events stick around...

Bring a lawn chair and a smile!

See You There


Marty Hays
Committee Chairman

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