February 23 - 26, 2017 | Hyatt Regency Bellevue
The 2017 Wintergrass Music Festival is returning to Bellevue for the eighth straight year. This year marks the 24th anniversary of one of the biggest and best bluegrass festivals in the country, which originated in Tacoma. Some 30 bands and 200 musicians will perform throughout the 4-day festival from February 23 - 26 at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue. [read review - Wintergrass: "A Hard Place to Suffer"]
In addition to more than 70 hours of musical performances, Wintergrass also offers a robust selection of unique educational academies and workshops including PintGrass, a new music program for children 4-7 years. All ages can jam at any of the 75 free family-friendly workshops offered during the festival itself.
While Wintergrass is primarily a bluegrass music festival, you'll hear plenty of other styles of acoustic music including Gypsy jazz, Celtic music, Old-Timey, Brazilian choro, Swedish polskas and many more types of acoustic string music. So if you love bluegrass, or any kind of old-timey, folk and country music, you'll love Wintergrass. You will love Wintergrass in Bellevue!
The 2017 Wintergrass Festival lineup includes:
Hot Rize • Balsam Range • Tim O'Brien • The John McEuen Trio • Turtle Island String Quartet • Mike Marshall • Caterina Lichtenberg • Darlingside • The Kruger Brothers • Rob Ickes • Trey Hensley • Mr. Sun • Hot Buttered Rum • Mollie O'Brien • Rich Moore Family Band • Sierra Hull • The Jeremy Kittel Band • Joe Craven • Caitlin Canty • Danny Paisley • The Southern Grass • David Mayfield Parade • Flatt Lonesome • The Talbott Brothers • The Paperboys • Love Canon • Foghorn Stringband • Orville Johnson • Petunia • The Vipers • Molly Tuttle • Ben Hunter • Joe Seamons • Whiskey Deaf • True North • Fern Hill Bluegrass • The Jangles • Brother's Keeper
Tickets for Wintergrass 2017 are available online. Individual ticket prices for adults range between $38 for a day pass and $145 for a weekend pass.
|2015 Wintergrass performances. More videos coming soon ...|
|Performances from 2014 Wintergrass Festival|
|Performances from 2013 Wintergrass Festival|
Updated: January 26, 2017
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