Wide Open Bluegrass Festival


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  • Downtown Raleigh
    Raleigh NC 27601


It’s bluegrass without limits and offerings for every music fan!
From newgrass, jamgrass, traditional bluegrass, old-time and more!

Outdoor Amphitheatre Stage
Indoor Music Stage
Indoor Master’s Workshops Stage
Music Expo - to see all the latest music products
The North Carolina Whole Hog Barbecue State Championship
Celebrity & Fan Jam Sessions
Public Street Fair
Artist Sales Area
All-Day Jamming & Fellowship

Artist Scheduled to perform include: Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas, Bela Fleck, Alison Krauss, Del McCoury and Tony Rice. Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell and the acclaimed Punch Brothers, till make their first appearance at the festival

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35° 46' 24.96" / Longitude: -78° 38' 28.68"


Downtown Raleigh Raleigh NC 27601

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Red Hat Amphitheatre, Raleigh Convention Center, and City Plaza

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