Bluegras Heritage Foundation | Making Bluegrass Happen

The mission of the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation is to preserve and promote the heritage of bluegrass music in America, with a focus on promoting bluegrass music in Texas.  The Foundation seeks to educate the public about this distinctly American form of music with roots in Irish, Scottish, and English traditional music through educational programs and workshops, public performances of bluegrass music, historic preservation efforts, and other similar programs.  The Bluegrass Heritage Foundation is a non-profit corporation organized under Texas law and recognized under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Lone Star Fest - March 13-14 2015 with Suzy Bogguss, Marty Raybon, & The Boxcars

The Bluegrass Heritage Foundation is pleased to present Lone Star Fest in Richardson, Texas
on March 13-14, 2015 featuring Suzy Bogguss, Marty Raybon, the Boxcars, Gold Heart,
and much more!  Click the graphic above to reach for all the details!

Johnny Lee Vincent 1940-2014Johnny Lee Vincent 1940-2014

Fanning The Fire, a documenary short film by the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation

Bluegrass Star Award Presentation to Sierra Hull


Play It Forward! Instrument Lending Program
Working together with bluegrass  associations and music teachers, Play It Forward!, the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation’s Instrument Lending Program, helps foster music literacy and performance skills in deserving young people (ages 8-18) by providing no-cost access to the primary bluegrass musical instruments such as mandolins, fiddles, banjos, and guitars. 
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Alan Tompkins' Bluegrass Heritage Radio Show - KHYI-FM 95.3 Dallas Texas - bringing great bluegrass music to Texas!

Be sure to listen to the Bluegrass Heritage Radio Show, a two-hour show that airs from 10a - noon every Sunday morning on KHYI-FM 95.3 The Range in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.  The show can also be heard around the world live via the internet on Sunday mornings on the website.  Visit the website for the radio show at

Motel 6 - a proud sponsor of Bluegrass Heritage Foundation - making great bluegrass music festivals happen in Texas!

Bluegrass Heritage Foundation is pleased to continue its association with Motel 6Motel 6 offers clean, comfortable rooms at the best price offered by any national chain and is the ideal choice for budget-minded travelers. 

Motel 6 is pleased to provide a DISCOUNTED RATE good at any Motel 6 location for friends of the Foundation.  Make reservations via or by calling 800-466-8356 and using discount code CP548410.  Thanks to our friends at Motel 6!

Foundation Friends and Sponsors 

J&S Paint & Body Shop, Frisco Texas
 Valley Solvents & Chemicals Ironhorse Commercial Construction

Staff Force Personnel Services, with offices throughout Texas - a Bluegrass Heritage Festival sponsor! Southwest Airlines logo South Oaks Baptist Church, Arlington, Texas - home of the Bluegrass Heritage Festival! Brian

KHYI FM 95.3 The Range, Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas - home of the Bluegrass Heritage Radio Show!
 Charley's Guitar Shop, Dallas, Texas
Acoustic Music Camp in Arlington, Texas - training bluegrass and acoustic music fans and players in the great state of Texas!

The Bluegrass Heritage Foundation welcomes your donations to preserve and promote the heritage of bluegrass music in America. Click the donate button to donate online. YOUR INQUIRIES AND DONATIONS ARE WELCOMED!

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Heritage Foundation
Advisory Board

Deb Bledsoe
Greg Cahill
Jim Hurst
Ned Luberecki
Claire Lynch
Alan Munde
Missy Raines
Jim Roe
Herb Sandker
Amanda Smith
Kenny Smith
Rhonda Vincent

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