The Initial 2019 Lineup

Crank over the steam powered aereo-plain and here we go! We are gearing up for our 9th annual John Hartford Memorial Festival. For nine years we have gathered at the beautiful venue Bill Monroe built, and we've danced on his stages, in front of the stages, and over every square inch of his yard, to so many bands and songwriters that we can't mention them all here. We are so proud and happy to have felt the love from all of you, our loyal festival family. We ask you each year to bring someone you love, and you do. Just imagine who you would love to see sitting or dancing next to you, tell 'em that you'll be in Bean Blossom, IN from May 29 - June 1, 2019.

Finally, without further ado, we are tickled to announce the first wave of entertainers for the 9th annual John Hartford Memorial Festival "The Most Laid Back Festival in America". Stay tuned, as more bands will be added to the lineup. To purchase tickets click here.

The Tim O’Brien Band

The Tim O’Brien Band

Great American Taxi

Great American Taxi

The Special Consensus

The Special Consensus

Chicago Farmer Band

Chicago Farmer Band

Fireside Collective

Fireside Collective

JigJam

JigJam

Mama Said String Band

Mama Said String Band

The Matchsellers’ "Bluegrastronauts”

The Matchsellers’ "Bluegrastronauts”

The New Old Cavalry

The New Old Cavalry

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