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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The Abbott Brothers Set For May 14th Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair At The Duck Pond Stage

The Abbott Brothers

The Abbott Brothers

NCBS/SCBS Bluegrass Fair

NCBS/SCBS Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair

The Abbott Brothers are set to perform at the FREE 30th Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair on Saturday, May 14, 2016.

Complete Bluegrass Fair Line-Up

The historic Noon-6:00pm concert in the park is the oldest outdoor music event in Santa Cruz and will be held at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, next to the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

The relaxed afternoon of music and friends is the traditional kick-off for the outdoor bluegrass season. Food and a raffle will be available.

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

The Naked Bootleggers Set For 30th Annual FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair On May 14

The Naked Bootleggers

The Naked Bootleggers

The Naked Bootleggers (Boulder Creek) are set to perform at the historic 30th Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair on Saturday, May 14, 2016.

The FREE Noon-6:00pm concert in the park will be held at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, next to the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

The relaxed afternoon is the traditional kick-off for the outdoor bluegrass season and is  the oldest ongoing music event in Santa Cruz. Bring your friends, a picnic, a blanket or chair, and have some fun! Food and a raffle will be available.

The spring gathering is also the longest-running event presented by the Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society.

Bluegrass Fair Line-Up

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NCBS/SCBS 30th Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair Is May 14 At Duck Pond Stage

ncbs-plain-logoThe Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society’s 30th Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair will be held on May 14, 2016 at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park. FREE and fun!

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Bent With Honey Set For 30th Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair May 14

Bent With Honey

Bent With Honey

Bent With Honey (Sheila Golden & Will Fourt) will perform at the 30th Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair on Saturday, May 14.

The FREE Noon-6:00pm concert in the park will be held at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, next to the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

The spring gathering is the longest-running event presented by the Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society.

Bluegrass Fair Line-Up

NCBS/SCBS Announces Line-Up For Historic 30th Anniversary Of The Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair, FREE on May 14

ncbs-plain-logoThe Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society has announced the line-up for the historic 30th Anniversary of the Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair, to be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, next to the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

The Naked Bootleggers, The Abbott Brothers, The True Life Troubadours, Bent With Honey (Sheila Golden & Will Fourt), and The Harmony Grits will perform at the FREE Noon-6:00pm show. The springtime gathering is the traditional beginning of the the outdoor bluegrass season in Northern California and a Rite Of Spring for area bluegrass fans.

Food and drink will be available or you can bring your own, along with a blanket or chair.  A raffle will offer tickets to upcoming bluegrass events and other great prizes. The event is usually the first Saturday in May, but will be held on the second Saturday this year due to a scheduling conflict.

The FREE 30th Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair is Saturday, May 14.

The FREE 30th Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair is Saturday, May 14.