Showcase Band Competition

The 2019 Bluegrass Showcase Band Application process is now closed.  We have had the richest group of talent ever apply!  Thank you to all who have shared their music with us.  We are thrilled to announce the following line-up of bands competing that day!  Slots will be randomly selected in early August, and posted on the website!  Try and see all the bands and remember your vote matters!  Stop in the Main Lodge to place your vote. 

Bend in the River
Grain Thief
Local Freight
Mike Mitchell Band
Pretty Saro
The Ruta Beggars

Bend in the River

Local Freight

Grain Thief

Mike Mitchell Band

Pretty Saro

The Ruta Beggars

Showcase Band Competition 1

Past Showcase Winners

  • 2018 Beg, Borrow, or Steal (Vermont)
  • 2017 The Bluegrass Unit (Canada)
  • 2014 Twisted Pine (Massachusetts)
  • 2013 The Lonely Heartstring Band (Massachusetts)
  • 2007 Crossover (CT)
  • 2006 Hard Ryde (Canada)
  • 2005 Blue Horizon (Canada)
  • 2004 The Atkinson Family (NY)
  • 2002 The Abrams Family (Canada)
  • 2001 Grass Roots (Canada)
  • 2000 Back Roads (Canada)
  • 1999 Blue River (Canada)
  • 1998 Golden Raven (Canada)
  • 1997 Rustic Harmony (Canada)
  • 1996 The Sheperd Family (Canada)
  • 1995 The Bogus Family (Maine)
  • 1994 2nd Wind (NY)
  • 1993 River Bottom (Canada)
  • 1992 The Larkin Family (Tennessee)