Since 1979. Bluegrass Festival is sponsored by the Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce, and is one of the oldest bluegrass festivals in the Southwest.At the festival you will find food and drink concessions, arts/crafts, and a designated Kids Zone. Organizers prohibit bringing in alcoholic beverages, food, dogs, and coolers, but please visit our beer booth and our great food vendors. There is also an abundance of Arts and Crafts and Retail Vendors. Covered bleacher seating is available. Spectators are encouraged to bring lawn chairs to sit on if desired. Contests: Additionally, contestants will compete for prizes and cash awards. Some of the categories bring Championship designation, such as Open Fiddle, Mandolin, Flat Pick Guitar, and Banjo.