Volunteer Form For 2015 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival Is Here

bglogoHere is the Official Volunteer Form for the August 6-9, 2015 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival in Tres Pinos.

Get in free! Work with your friends! Meet new bluegrass folks! Enjoy the festival!

Send in the form today to land the volunteer position you want.

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Make The Most Of Your 2015 Good Old Fashioned Festival By Camping And Jamming With Your Friends

Time to get ready for camping at the GOF!

Time to get ready for camping at the GOF!

Make the most of your 2015 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival by camping and jamming with your friends.

The 22nd annual festival will be held August 6-9 at the Bolado Park Event Center in Tres Pinos (7 miles south of Hollister).

There will be plenty of space for both RV and tent camping. Camping is FREE with all multi-day tickets.

There is a separate charge for RVs hooked up to electricity, which is limited. Advance registration for RV camping with electricity is recommended.

NCBS Welcomes The Yonder Mountain String Band To Oakland April 3

another-planet-entertainment-logoThe Northern California Bluegrass Society welcomes the Yonder Mountain String Band to Oakland on April 3, 2015.

The Friday evening show will be at the Fox Theatre and is presented by Another Planet Entertainment.

The Yonder Mountain String Band

The Yonder Mountain String Band

NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund Gives Tuition Assistance To Two Spring Students

Buckeye Tree Jam at Walker Creek Music Camp

Buckeye Tree Jam at Walker Creek Music Camp

NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

The NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund has awarded tuition assistance to enable two students to attend the April 9-12, 2015 camp near Petaluma. One is a local college student (and bluegrass DJ) who will study guitar, and the other is a 12-year-old who will study banjo and fiddle at the camp.

Thanks to the generous donors and to the NCBS committee that manages this project. The fund will soon begin collecting donations to help deserving students who want to attend the Fall 2015 camp, set for October 8-11.

Thanks for your support of music education in our area!

It’s Springtime! Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair Is Saturday, May 2, 2015

may-2nd-2015-flyerIt’s springtime! And…the Santa Cruz Bluegrass Fair is coming on Saturday, May 2, Noon-6:00pm at the Duck Pond Stage in San Lorenzo Park.

FREE, fun, and friendly. Bring your friends!

The NCBS/SCBS Is A 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization And Can Be Included In Your 2015 Tax Planning

ncbs-plain-logoThe Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society is a 501(c)(3) California non-profit corporation and can be included in your 2015 tax planning. Donations can be sent to:

Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society
PO Box 390846
Mountain View, CA 94039-0846

Donors should consult their tax advisors. The Federal Tax ID No. is 94-2907716.

Thanks for your support!

Crary Evans & Spurgin Set For April 11 Redwood Bluegrass Associates Concert In Palo Alto

Bill Evans, Dan Crary, & Steve Spurgin

Bill Evans, Dan Crary, & Steve Spurgin

Dan Crary, Bill Evans & Steve Spurgin will perform in a Redwood Bluegrass Associates concert on Saturday, April 11 at the First Presbyterian Church of Palo Alto. The show is welcomed by the Northern California Bluegrass Society.

An open bluegrass jam will begin at 5:00pm. Concert doors will open at 7:00pm and showtime is 7:30pm.

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Official Flier Has Information For 2015 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival August 6-9 In Tres Pinos

bglogoHere is the official flier for the 2015 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival, set for August 6-9 in Tres Pinos (7 miles south of Hollister).

The festival is a benefit for the Northern California Bluegrass Society, which supports bluegrass music in the San Francisco Bay Area, the Monterey Bay Area, and all of Northern California.

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