Bluegrass on Broadway

Bluegrass on Broadway brings bluegrass music to downtown Redwood City. In addition to live performances, it also includes a bluegrass film festival, and the Northern California Bluegrass Awards. Admission is free to all Bluegrass on Broadway events!


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One Month Reminder: 2016 Northern California Bluegrass Awards Nominations Due On September 26

One Month Reminder: 2016 Northern California Bluegrass Awards Nominations by NCBS Members are due on Saturday, September 26, 2015. The nominations will be accepted at the NCBS Information Booth at August and September events.

Nominations are also accepted by  (E-Mail) hallmw (at) gmail (dot) com.

Categories (Nominate up to 3 in each): Band, Male Vocalist, Female Vocalist, Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, & Bass.

The 9th annual awards will honor primarily non-touring Northern California bluegrass bands and musicians.

The awards ceremony will be held in Redwood City on Saturday, January 30 during the NCBS Bluegrass On Broadway Festival. Admission is FREE to all BOB events, including the awards ceremony & concert.

The Northern California Bluegrass Society’s BOB Festival receives principal financial support from the Redwood City Civic Cultural Commission. and other Redwood City-area businesses, organizations and individuals.

Five Week Reminder: Northern California Bluegrass Awards Nominations Due By September 26

Nominations for the 2016 Northern California Bluegrass Awards by NCBS Members are due by Saturday, September 26, 2015. The nominations will be accepted on paper at the NCBS Information Booth at August and September events.

Nominations are also accepted by  (E-Mail) hallmw (at) gmail (dot) com. Categories include:

Band

Male Vocalist

Female Vocalist

Guitar

Banjo

Mandolin

Fiddle

Dobro

Bass

Each person may nominate up to three in each category. The 9th annual awards will honor primarily non-touring Northern California bluegrass bands and musicians. Nominated bands and musicians will appear on the second round ballot sent to NCBS members in the fall.

The awards ceremony will be held on January 30 during the NCBS Bluegrass On Broadway Festival in Redwood City. The Northern California Bluegrass Society’s BOB Festival is supported by a base grant from the Redwood City Civic Cultural Commission. Admission to all BOB events, including the awards ceremony, is FREE.

Two Month Reminder: Film Submissions For 2016 NCBS Redwood City Festival Are Due By October 20

Two Month Reminder: Film submissions for consideration by the 2016 NCBS Bluegrass Film Festival are due by October 20, 2015.

The film event will be held on January 31, 2016 as part of the FREE weekend-long Bluegrass On Broadway Festival in Redwood City.

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2016 Northern California Bluegrass Awards Nominations Due By September 26

Nominations for the 2016 Northern California Bluegrass Awards by NCBS Members are due by September 26, 2015. The nominations opened this past weekend at the Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival and will be accepted on paper at the NCBS Information Booth at August and September events and also by (E-Mail) hallmw (at) gmail (dot) com.

The 9th annual awards honor primarily non-touring Northern California bluegrass bands and musicians. NCBS members will receive two rounds of ballots this winter. The awards ceremony will be held on January 30 during the NCBS Bluegrass On Broadway Festival in Redwood City. The Northern California Bluegrass Society’s BOB Festival is supported by a base grant from the Redwood City Civic Cultural Commission.

Categories include Band, Male & Female Vocalists, Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, and Bass. Each person may nominate up to three in each category.

Three Month Reminder: NCBS Bluegrass Film Festival Submissions Due On October 20

Three Month Reminder: Submissions for the 9th Annual NCBS Bluegrass Film Festival (January 31, 2016 in Redwood City) are due on October 20, 2015.