Washington County Bluegrass Festival

Bluegrass Festival Save the Date 

Saturday, September 10, 2-6 p.m.
Lake Elmo Park Reserve, South Pavilion
2022 Schedule

2:00 - 2:50 p.m. -  King Wilkie's Dream
3:00 - 3:50 p.m. - The Pale Ale's
4:00 - 4:50 p.m. - Barbaro
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Chicken Wire Empire

The annual Washington County Bluegrass Festival fuses community, the great outdoors, and homegrown bluegrass music. It’s our way of celebrating a successful summer season and giving thanks to everyone for supporting Washington County Parks.

The festival backdrop is beautiful Lake Elmo Park Reserve, a 2,165-acre parkland, 30 miles east of the Twin Cities metro area. As a park reserve, 80% of the parks total land will be restored to pre-settlement, native vegetation. It’s a great place to recreate, camp, and enjoy nature.

The Bluegrass Festival is free for annual park permit holders and available to all visitors for the price of a daily or annual permit. Please, no animals or alcohol at the festival. Supported by the Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association (MBOTMA).

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