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Outer Banks Bluegrass Island Festival

Band at the Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival at Roanoke Island Festival Park

Event Description

Music lovers from all over the world flock to the Outer Banks for this new tradition that adds a roster of acclaimed bands with one of the most beautiful venues anywhere. The Outer Banks Bluegrass Island Festival has quickly become one of the most highly anticipated events of the year, and this year's event is no exception, with a number of regionally and nationally famous bands set to take the stage. 

The festival is held at the stunning Roanoke Island Festival Park, which overlooks miles of pristine sound waters. This unique 22 acre island becomes Bluegrass Island each year to host the event. Attendees are encouraged to purchase tickets and lodging well in advance, and despite its off-season timing, this event tends to fill up fast year after year. If your dream vacation involves laying back in your most comfortable beach chair and taking in the best bluegrass acts the country has to offer, then you'll definitely want to set this long weekend aside for the Outer Banks most popular festival!

Thursday MAY 14TH
12:30PM  Charlie Oakley 
2:15PM    Heidi & Ryan
4:00PM   Sister Sadie
5:30PM   Dinner Break
6:30PM   Nothin' Fancy
8:15PM    Rhonda Vincent & The Rage

Friday MAY 15TH 
12:30PM  The Band of Kelleys
2:15PM    Edgar Loudermilk Band
4:00PM   Sideline
5:30PM   Dinner Break
6:30PM   Junior Sisk
8:15PM   Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers
10:00PM  Backstage Jam with Sideline

Saturday MAY 16TH
12:30PM  Presley Barker
2:15PM    Tony & Heather Mabe
4:00PM   Deeper Shade of Blue
5:30PM   Dinner Break
6:30PM   HEE HAW REUNION
8:15PM    Breaking Grass