Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair

Our longest running event (since 1986), this FREE show is  held the first Saturday of May at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, in sunny downtown Santa Cruz.

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All You Need To Know To Come To The Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair On Sunday May 7

The FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair is SUNDAY, May 7.

Come On Down To The 31st Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair!

Rite Of Spring: Come  to the FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair – the beloved annual spring gathering for bluegrass folks presented by your Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society!

The NCBS/SCBS Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair!

Date & Time: SUNDAY, May 7, Noon-7:00pm. (Note new date.)

Place: Duck Pond Stage, San Lorenzo Park, 134 Dakota Avenue, next to the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

Cost: FREE.

Weather: Nice! Partly Sunny. High 66, Low 46.

Band Schedule:

San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz

SUNDAY, May 7

Noon — The Harmony Grits

1:00pm — The Down Beets

2:20 — Henry & Ella Warde Band

3:30 — AJ Lee & Blue Summit

4:45 — Bean Creek

6:00 — The Brookdale Bluegrass Band

Food & Drink: Available for purchase or bring your own. No alcohol, please.

Dogs: No.

NCBS/SCBS presents the annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair!

Smoking: No.

Bring: Blanket or chairs for lawn seating.

Parking: On street, in downtown garages, or at the left side of the courthouse.

Raffle: Yes. Win tickets to upcoming summer bluegrass events and many other great prizes!

Information: The NCBS Booth will have complete information about the upcoming bluegrass festival season.

And remember — All of your friends will be there!

Directions: From Highway 17, continue on Ocean Street into Santa Cruz, past Water Street, then right into the Santa Cruz County Courthouse parking lot, to left of building, park and walk to Duck Pond Stage behind the Lawn Bowling Courts. Alternate Parking on the streets surrounding the park or in downtown Santa Cruz (and cross the pedestrian bridge into the park).

Performance Schedule Announced For Sunday May 7 Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair

The performance schedule has been announced for the FREE NCBS/SCBS Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair to be held on SUNDAY, May 7, 2017 (note new date) at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, near the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz

SUNDAY, May 7

Noon — The Harmony Grits

1:00pm — The Down Beets

2:20 — Henry & Ella Warde Band

3:30 — AJ Lee & Blue Summit

4:45 — Bean Creek

6:00 — The Brookdale Bluegrass Band

FREE NCBS/SCBS Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair Is Sunday May 7 At The Duck Pond Stage

The FREE NCBS/SCBS Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair will be held on SUNDAY, May 7, 2017 (note new date) at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, near the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

Coming Sunday May 7 At The Duck Pond Stage — The FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair

The FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair will be held at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park (next to to the courthouse) on May 7 (note the new Sunday date).

The fair is the presented by the Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society.

This will be a great spring day in the park that you can enjoy with your friends and family. Bring a picnic or eat the food that will be for sale. Also bring a blanket or chair. The blue sky will be above us, the green grass below us and great bluegrass music on the stage before us:

The beloved Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair is coming on Sunday, May 7.

AJ Lee & Blue Summit

Bean Creek

The Brookdale Bluegrass Band

The Down Beets

The Harmony Grits

The Henry & Ella Warde Band

No alcohol, dogs or smoking at the request of our friends at the City of Santa Cruz.

Sunday, May 7 Brings Us The FREE 2017 NCBS/SCBS Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair

Mike McKinley & Harmony Grits

Eric Burman & The Brookdale Bluegrass Band

The FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair will be held at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park (next to to the courthouse) on Sunday, May 7 (note new date).

The Bands: AJ Lee & Blue Summit, Bean Creek, The Brookdale Bluegrass Band, The Down Beets, The Harmony Grits, & The Henry & Ella Warde Band.

The fair is the presented by the Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society. Bring a picnic or eat the food that will be for sale. Also bring a blanket or chair.

AJ Lee & Blue Summit