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Our Latest DCBU Newsletter is Here (Fall-Winter 2014)
Visit the DCBU Calendar for Event Listings by our Participating Artists and Venues
Fiddler Faith Coddington Passes
For more about Faith Click Here
Legendary Radio Personality Ray Davis Passes
For more about Ray's career Click Here
Also in rememberance of other WAMU Dj's who have passed on:
Les McIntrye, Jerry Gray, Red Shipley, Tom "Cat" Reader, and now Ray Davis
Announcing The 57th Grammy Nominations For Our Music
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Announcing The Hazel Dickens Song Contest
read all about it

Announcing The DCBU 2015 Mid-Atlantic Bluegrass Band Contest
Be a Contestant at the 5th DC Bluegrass Festival on
Friday, February 27, 2015
Band Competition is from 4:00pm-6:00pm,
Night performances are 7:00-10:00PM
Sheraton Premiere - 8661 Leesburg Pike, Tysons Corner, VA 22182
Click Here for Instructions and Entry Form

2015 DC Bluegrass Festival
February 27-28, 2015 (Friday-Saturday)
Sheraton Premiere Hotel, Tysons Corner, VA
Tickets Now On Sale - (more info below)
Get Tickets:
Would You Like to become a Sponsor?
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2015 DCBU Festival Schedule (subject to change)

Jerry Douglas presents: The Earls of Leicester (Sat)

The Seldom Scene (Fri) | Tim O'Brien (Sat)

Blue Highway (Sat) | Sierra Hull (Sat)
The Bankesters (Fri, Sat) | Gold Heart (Sat)
Bluestone (Fri) | The Grass Cats (Fri, Sat)

Ticket Type Price
YOUTH (16 and under) $15.00
DCBU Members-Friday Only $35.00
DCBU Members-Saturday Only $60.00
Non-Members-Friday Only $40.00
Non-Members-Saturday Only $65.00
DCBU Members-Full Festival* $85.00
Non-Members-Full Festival* $95.00
DCBU Members-Full Festival Package** $310.00
Non-Members-Full Festival Package** $330.00

Get Tickets:

* Covers both Friday and Saturday (full festival)
** Includes 2 adult tickets to both Friday and Saturday (full festival) and 2 nights
(Friday & Saturday), February 27-28, 2015 at the Sheraton Premiere/Tysons Corner, Virginia.
DCBU will book your room and send you a confirmation number from the hotel.
Package includes all hotel taxes.
Personal charges and incidentals are not the responsibility of DCBU and will be billed by the hotel to the guest's credit card which must be provided at check-in.
Trading Links for other Bluegrass Festivals and Concerts
Wind Gap Bluegrass Fest, Wind Gap, PA - June 12-15, 2014
River And Roots Fest, Watermelon Park Berryville, VA - June 27-28, 2014
Watermelon Park Fest, Berryville, VA - September 25-27, 2014

Washington D.C., The Bluegrass Capitol - The Story of Bluegrass in Washington, D.C. - Produced by: G.T. Keplinger; with interviews from Mike Auldridge, George McCeney, Dudley Connell, Len Holsclaw
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