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.

News

All You Need To Know To Go To The FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair On Sunday May 6

Come On Down To The 32nd Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair!

The Bluegrass 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!

San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz

Date & Time: SUNDAY, May 6, Noon-6:00pm. (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 71, Low 50.

Band Schedule:

SUNDAY, May 6

Noon-6:00pm

Noon — AJ Lee & Jesse Fichman

1:15pm — The Down Beets

2:30 — The Naked Bootleggers

3:45 — Joshua Lowe & The Juncos

5:00 — Wildcat Mountain Ramblers

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

Dogs: No.

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).

Wildcat Mountain Ramblers Set For The SUNDAY May 6 Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair

The Wildcat Mountain Ramblers

The Wildcat Mountain Ramblers are set to play the FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair on SUNDAY, May 6, 2018. The Noon-6:00pm Program will be held in San Lorenzo Park at the lovely & talented Duck Pond Stage.

The relaxed afternoon concert in the park will also feature performances by Joshua Lowe & The Juncos, The Naked Bootleggers, AJ Lee & Jesse Fichman, & The Down Beets.

The Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society presents this 32-year-old gathering of bluegrass friends and family, held each first weekend in May.

NCBS/SCBS Announces Sunday May 6 Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair Performance Schedule

The Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society has announced the complete performance schedule for the 32nd Annual Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair, set for the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, next to the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz

The fun, relaxed afternoon concert in the park is FREE.

SUNDAY, May 6

Noon-6:00pm

Noon — AJ Lee & Jesse Fichman

1:15pm — The Down Beets

2:30 — The Naked Bootleggers

3:45 — Joshua Lowe & The Juncos

5:00 — Wildcat Mountain Ramblers

Joshua Lowe & The Juncos Will Play The FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair On Sunday May 6

Joshua Lowe & The Juncos

Joshua Lowe & The Juncos will play the FREE Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair on SUNDAY, May 6, 2018.

The relaxed afternoon concert in the park will also feature performances by The Naked Bootleggers, AJ Lee & Jesse Fichman, The Down Beets, & The Wildcat Mountain Ramblers.

The Noon-6:00pm bluegrass fair will be held in San Lorenzo Park at the famous Duck Pond Stage.

The Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society presents this long-running gathering, held on the first weekend in May since 1986.

Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair Is FREE, Set For SUNDAY May 6 At The Duck Pond Stage In San Lorenzo Park

The Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair is set for SUNDAY, May 6, 2018 at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park, next to the courthouse in Santa Cruz.

The annual Rite Of Spring is FREE and will begin at Noon. The fun gathering is the longest-running presentation of the Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society.