8th  Annual

Northwoods Bluegrass Festival

June 12-13, 2015

Rusk County Fairgrounds

U.S. Highway 8  

Ladysmith, Wisconsin

              Art Stevenson & Highwater 

            Art Stevenson & High Water

Woodpicks Band                           Roller Mills String Band                         The Fish Heads
             The WoodPicks                           Roller Mills String Band                          The Fish Heads          


      Porcupine Creek                       Northern Crossroads                            Blue Wolf

Porcupine Creek                                   Northern Crossroads                                          Blue Wolf

Gates open at 10:00 am on Friday for campers and jamming!


Fri, June 12, 2015     
6:00 PM Northern Crossroads
7:00PM Porcupine Creek
8:00PM Art Stevenson & Highwater
9:00PM Blue Wolf
         Sat. June 13, 2015 
9-10am Open Mic
10:00am Porcupine Creek
11:00AM The Fish Heads
NOON  Blue Wolf
1:00PM Roller Mills String Band
2:00PM Art Stevenson & High Water
3:00PM The WoodPicks
4:00PM The Fish Heads
6:00PM Roller Mills String Band
7:00PM Art Stevenson & High Water
8:00PM The WoodPicks


     Fri: Arian Knops       

Sat: Gary Hahn

Sound by LRS StudiosShell Lake WI

Shannon Fout

Bluegrass Instrument Workshops
1:00 pm….Singer/Songwriter or Duet (The Fish Heads)                
2:00 pm….Dobro Workshop (Blue Wolf Band)                                 
3:00 pm….Hammered Dulcimer (Roller Mills String Band)            
4:00 pm….Mandolin & Harmonica (Art Stevenson & High Water)

Hospitality booth w/local coupons, door prizes, business receipt drawing, food vendors, Rusk County Historical Society - “Celebrating
 Rusk County Agriculture" and June Dairy Breakfast on Sat. - all at the Rusk County Fairgrounds!

Family-friendly, no alcohol event

* Event is held indoors and can be opened to some outdoor space if the weather is good.

Ticket Prices Camping Prices  (Friday & Saturday only)
Advance Sales: Friday & Sat.—$20.00  On-Site “Rough” camping (no water/electric) - $15.00 / night
Gate prices: Fri. only—$10.00/Sat. only—$15.00 Camping with electric (limited spots) - $23.00 / night (max. 30 ft length)
Age 15 & under free w/paid adult admission Gates open for campers at 10:00 am on Friday.

Lodging Information                    Download 2015 Brochure (pdf file)