JOHNSBURG NY - Have an ear for sweet Bluegrass music? Come to the 6th Annual Upper Hudson Bluegrass Festival in Johnsburg, near the heart of the Adirondack Park!
Listen to the melodious sounds of artists such as Beartracks, Tim Graves and the Cherokees, The Cabin Fever Band, DonÔÇÖt Quit Your Day Job, and many other flavorful ensembles, set against the backdrop of beautiful Adirondack Park landscape and the banks of the pristine upper Hudson River. The event is held in Johnsburg Ski Bowl Park, where there is a new pavilion, restrooms, plenty of parking space for autos and motor homes (however, there are no hookups available), and of course, an unmatchable view of the mountains. Parking is complimentary with the purchase of a weekend parking pass.
Advance tickets are $35 and day of are $45 for the weekend. For single and half-day tickets, prices vary. Sites are available on a first-come, first serve basis, so be sure to hurry and be on time for Thursday at noon when the park opens. Once you are inside, you will enjoy treasured bluegrass tunes from the morning to the evening. For visitors, there are several hotels and restaurants available in the nearby town of North Creek.
For more information on the 6th Annual Upper Hudson Bluegrass Festival, visit their website.
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6th Annual Upper Hudson Fall Bluegrass Festival
Date: Aug 21-23, 2009
Location: Ski Bowl Park, Johnsburg, NY
Admission: $35 adv, $45 day of weekend passes. Friday Aug 21 one day pass $15. Sat Aug 22 one day pass $25 (after 5pm 12) Sunday Aug 23 $10.
( I have land in Johnsburg. This is why a guy in Seattle is aware of this.)
It's also near Heid's on Garnet Lake Rd.