1st Year BBQ & Bluegrass Festival

Pickin’ In The Panhandle

BBQ and Bluegrass Festival

September 8, 2007 at Lazy A Campground in Hedgesville, West Virginia



10:00am – Gates Open

10:00am – 12:00pm – local bands, arts/crafts vendors, BBQ vendors, etc.

10:00am – 12:00pm – Backyard BBQ Cook Off Judging

12:00pm-12:45pm – First
Bluegrass Band

1:00pm – 1:45pm – Second
Bluegrass Band

2:00pm – 3:00pm – Fiddle Off/Pick Off Competition

3:00pm – 4:00pm – First
Bluegrass Band – 2nd Set

4:00pm – 4:30pn – BBQ Awards (Judges/Audience Choice) and
Bluegrass Awards

4:30pm – 5:15pm – Second
Bluegrass Band – 2nd Set

5:30pm 7:00pm – warm up act/main act

Discount advanced purchase tickets are available at the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention and Visitors Bureau, 229 A East Martin Street, Martinsburg, WV 25401 or via mail by calling 304/ 264-8801.

We accept cash, check, Mastercard and Visa.

advanced ticket sales –

$10.00 adult

$7.00 kids under 12 (under 3 free)

at the gate –

$15.00 adult

$10.00 kids under 12 (under 3 free)

Playin’ & Pickin’ Passes

$10.00 admission when signing up in advance to compete in the pickin’ & playin’ competition to win prizes.

$10.00 admission when signing up in advance to compete in the backyard BBQ competition to win prizes.

Passes will be picked up on arrival at the gate on the day of the event.


Lazy A Campground

317 Kathy’s Lane

Hedgesville, WV

The Lazy A Campground and Pickin’ In the Panhandle will be signed along the entire route.

Directions from Interstate 81:

Take exit 5 in WV (WV-51 / Inwood / Charles Town)

Head West onto SR-51 (WV-51) – 4.6 Miles

Turn LEFT (West) onto SR-45 – 2.6 Miles

Turn RIGHT (North) onto CR-7 [

Back Creek Valley Rd

] – 1.9 Miles

Turn RIGHT (East) onto Kathy’s Ln – 0.3 Miles