Spring Pickin'

Hackensaw Boys
Larry Keel and the Natural Bridge
Floodwood (featuring
Al Schnier & Vinnie Amico of Moe)

David Gans and the Sycamore Slough String Band w/ Todd Kopec and Dylan Skursky of Cabinet,

Pappy Biondo of Cabinet (solo performances, guest sit in's, and hosting a banjo workshop)
Hillbilly Gypsies, Hot Day at the Zoo
Sons of Bluegrass, Fox N Hounds
Mike Mitchell and The F Holes (featuring Mike Mitchell of the Recipe)
Still Hand String Band, The Weedrags, Mountain Ride,
Reverend Willards Acoustic Circus (featuring Jason Teel formally of the Hillbilly Gypsies),
 HogMaw, The Blind Owl Band, Seldom Said No, and
Bat's Dynamic String Band

Returning this year Master of Ceremonies Big Country!!

Music for the KIDS!!
This year we will have kid sets from 11:00am til noon Saturday and Sunday morning!!
Dancing, singalongs, and good old family fun!! Artists TBA!!

String Pickin' Stage!!
In between sets on the main stage be sure to take a stroll down vendors row!
Down on the corner right by the food vendors will be a small intimate stage
that will feature different musicians throughout the weekend!!
You never know who may be pickin'!!

Blain Picnic Grounds
532 Picnic Grove Road
Blain Pa 17006

Weekend Passes (May 2nd-4th)
$50 Early Bird Special (through January)
$60 Pre Sale Tickets
$75 At The Gate
Now Available

Early Bird Thursday (May 1st)
$10 camping fee at the gate

$25 RV/Camper/Over Sized Vehicle Fee
We have plenty of room for Campers and RV's. There are no extra hook ups available.
We do permit small quite generators.

Kids 13 and under are FREE!!
All kids 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian!!

  4 days and 3 nights of live traditional and progressive bluegrass,
late night music till 4:00am or later, instrument workshops, cigar box guitar building workshop,
camping,  food and craft vendors,  fun for all ages, kids area, great family atmosphere,
playground, Sunday Horseshoe Tournament, and more!!

Workshop Schedule TBA!!

Sunday Horseshoe Tournament w/ prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd!!

MonkeyLion Productions
Providing Sound for all stages!!

Main Stage Lighting

Latenight Lighting and Projections
No Pets, No Fireworks or Fire Arms, No Weapons, Fires in Designated
Areas and Portable Fire Pits Only, No Bad Attitudes, B.Y.O.B.,
Please Recycle, Do Not Litter, Please Be Kind!!

No unauthorized vending – if you’re not a registered vendor you may not sell or distribute anything on the festival grounds

All patrons must abide by all local, state, and federal laws. NO ALCOHOL OR DRUG SALES tolerated anywhere on the festival grounds. Anyone caught selling or distributing illicit substances will immediately have their wristband cut and be ejected from the festival.
Further legal repercussions are likely.

More Info Coming Soon!!

For questions or concerns please email

  Thank You In Advance!!