Chet Kingery Memorial Blue Grass Jam
Open Date:

Sat, Aug 31, 2019

Close Date:

Sat, Aug 31, 2019

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The Chet Kingery Memorial Bluegrass Festival started in 2013 to honor a local bluegrass musician, Chet Kingery, who passed away in 1998. He and his band, Chet Kingery and the Knights of Bluegrass were based out of Arthur, Illinois and played many venues in the bluegrass circuit over the years. Festival starts at noon and runs until 10:00 pm. Cost is $25.00 all day and night with wristband. Children 16 and under free with paid adult. Peerformers include Russell Moore and IIITRD TYME Out, and more. Advance Ticket link will be available for a price of $20.00 - STAY TUNED! All bands will perform an afternoon and evening show. Family Friendly Event. There will be instrumental workshops and jamming! No outside food or drinks allowed. Only animals allowed are service dogs. Bring lawn chairs. Outside event, a tent will be provided in case of inclement weather. Handicapped parking available. Food concessions will be available. Stage schedule, workshop schedule and more information will updated soon! See website for more information our festival, the performers, and The Great Pumpkin Patch and camping information as well.


1749A County Road 1900 N

Arthur, IL

Additional Features:
Commercial Vendors, Designated Parking, Food, Handicapped Access
Admission Charge
Phone Number:
(217) 460-1439
Alt. Phone Number:
(217) 543-2394
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