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Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival

Aug. 7-9. The 14th annual event features three days of bluegrass performances, workshops and jamming. The lineup features Kathy Kallick & Laurie Lewis, Phillips, Grier & Finner, Growling Old Men, Finnders & Youngberg, A Tribute to Hazel Dickens with Laurie Lewis, Todd Phillips, Eli West and Tom Rozum, Kevin Pace & The Early Edition, Top String Bluegrass, Heartbreak Pass and Acuff & Sherfey.

Onsite camping is available for weekend attenders, and single-day passes are available. More information is available at www.bluewatersbluegrass.org. Concert hours are Friday, 6-10 p.m., Saturday, 1-10 p.m. and Sunday, noon-4 p.m.