Bluegrass at Big Ridge

Annual Bluegrass Festival featuring many talented local and regional performers.  The event is held on the 3rd Friday in August at historic Big Ridge State Park, Maynardville.  Festival is free.  Festival seating, so bring a chair and your picnic as you settle in for some of East Tennessee's finest bluegrass musicians.  No Alcoholic Beverages 

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Latitude: 36.265314 Longitude: -83.916321 Elevation: 1261 ft

Event Dates

8/18/2017 – 8/18/2017

Admission Fee (if any)


Ages Festival is Appropriate For

All ages from young to old

ADA Accessibility Notes

The Park is handicap accessible

Pet Friendly Notes

well behaved pet on leashes

How to Get There

Big Ridge State Park is located on Highway 61W.  From Knoxville, take HWY 33 to 144. Follow to the intersection of 170 and take a right.  Follow until intersection of 61W and then 1.5 miles to the park entrance on your right.


How sweet our dog friends can come with us to hear some sweet music!

terry, 7/12/2014

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