Bloomin' Bluegrass Festival 2018

Friday & Saturday October 19-20 2018

Farmers Branch Historical Park
Farmers Branch, Texas
Our Ninth Consecutive Year!

artists scheduled to appear include

Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder (Friday) | The Del McCoury Band
Rhonda Vincent & The Rage (Friday) | The Seldom Scene | The Gibson Brothers
Dean Osborne Band
with special guest Bobby Osborne | The Travelin’ McCourys
Sounds of Laurel Canyon | The Purple Hulls
Texas & Tennessee
featuring Steve Huber and John R. Bowman (both days)
Bobby Giles & Texas Gales | Youth Band Showcase
(Artists appearing on Saturday unless otherwise noted.)

The band schedule for smartphones will be available at as we get closer to the festival.

Visit the Official Bloomin’ Bluegrass Festival Website for all details!

This is an outdoor, rain-or-shine music festival in the beautiful Farmers Branch Historical Park.
Located only 15 minutes from D/FW Airport.  Bring your blanket or lawn chairs!

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Reserve your hotel room today!  Our host hotels fill up fast!
The Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West and the Doubletree by Hilton are our host hotels. 
Click the links to reserve your room!

Because of the consistent growth (and increasing costs) of Bloomin’ Bluegrass, the City of Farmers Branch will require tickets for entry to the 2018 event so that they can continue to provide amazing artists and first-class amenities.  Tickets will go on sale in early summer, so watch your email for links.  Ticket pricing is shown below.  Staying at one of the Festival host hotels (Omni or Doubletree) will get you a $20 credit toward your tickets.

Tickets will go on sale soon.  Watch your e-mail for ticket and hotel reservation links!

For Hotel and RV information, check the Official Website.


The park has shady areas and great old buildings perfect for jamming.  Enjoy log cabins, a gazebo, a beautiful old church, and a general store with a front porch!  If you want to take a break from the show, join your old (and new) friends in a jam!  The jamming is one of the best parts of our festival.  Please join in!

Bring the kids!  The Farmers Branch Historical Park has 27 acres of lush grass for burning off energy.
And everyone can enjoy the great old buildings, historical exhibits, and free rose garden tours!

Visit the Official Bloomin’ Bluegrass Festival Website for details!

This event brought to you by the City of Farmers Branch, Texas
and the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation.

The Bluegrass Heritage Foundation is a non-profit organization, run by volunteers,
promoting bluegrass music in Texas. While it's free to get in the door to many of our events,
keeping the doors open isn't free. All contributions are greatly appreciated.

Click the donate button to donate online.​