Not so far out of the way...actually less than an hour from Ray Roberts. Its a great park, with trees and water...full facilities and many things in the area to see. So far weather looks good.
ARBUCKLE MOUNTAIN 13th ANNUAL BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL
The 13th Annual Bluegrass Festival will be held at Arbuckle Mountain Bluegrass Park, Sept. 16-22, 2012. Arbuckle Mountain Bluegrass Park is located ON I-35, Exit 60 (Ruppe Rd). Follow the signs about 1 ½ miles east to the park.
The featured stage shows will begin on Thursday, Sept. 20th with Opening Ceremonies beginning at 12:15 pm. The park has grown each year and people are amazed at the family, friendly atmosphere.
We have many things planned for the Early Bird Events. The complete schedule can be found on our website. Early Bird Events will start on Sunday the 16th with a Devotional Service at 10 am. We offer musical instrument workshops on Mon. - Wed. at 2 pm. Bring your lawn chair and join in the fun of good music and getting to know the wonderful world of bluegrass music.
The early bird events will include coffee with the area chambers, tours, makeovers, golf cart parade, campground garage sale and the annual Arbuckle Mt. Bluegrass Queen Contest.
Featured bands begin starting Thurs. at 12:30 pm. Featured bands are Bill Grant, Mark Phillips & IIIrd Generation, Saltgrass, Whitehouse Harmony, Triple L Bluegrass, Welch Mountain Boys, Graystone Bluegrass, Blocker/Stephens Bluegrass, Grandpa’s Neighbors, Pecos Valley, & Flint Hill Ramblers. Schedules & Bands are subject to change without notice. The complete schedule is on our website. Arbuckle Mt. Bluegrass Park