One of the longest running Bluegrass festivals in Eastern Washington. Featuring Award winning bands and other events. A weekend of great family fun & entertainment. Kick start your bluegrass summer with the Seventeenth Annual Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival (WRBF), June 14th, 15th and 16th, featuring superstar bluegrass bands that will put the kick in your start. The Seventeenth Annual extraordinary line up goes like this:
Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper, is IBMA’s most awarded “Fiddle Player of the Year” with 11 wins, has won Instrumental “Recorded Performance of the Year” six times and fronts their “5-Time Instrumental Group of the Year”. Michael is also a 2018 Inductee to the National Fiddler Hall of Fame.
Mile Twelve, is highly regarded for their musicianship, material, and energy. With a sound fresh and innovative, yet rooted in a solid foundation of bluegrass, they move easily among traditional bluegrass classics, original material, and interpretations of pop music classics.
Jeff Scroggins & Colorado, is a “is a high energy, high mountain, bluegrass explosion”, with powerful vocals, tight harmonies and musicianship to match. They are a bluegrass force to be reckoned with. Their fiery style and lightning fast licks have earned them fans worldwide.
Ned Crisp & Bottomline, is a five-piece, high-energy band that takes pride in their tight, four-part harmony vocals encompassing the traditional, contemporary, and gospel sounds of bluegrass, with solid rhythm, silky smooth lead work, and consistently tight harmonies.
Modern Tradition, is an energetic new band of accomplished musicians that blends the bluegrass music of their roots with their own unique flavor. They construct well-rounded and artistically diverse sound. This band is sure to keep your toes tapping.
Rusty Hinges Bluegrass, grew out of the bluegrass jam circles at local PNW festivals. Their music is a blend of traditional and contemporary bluegrass and Americana. Their collective experience results in a musical program that is polished and entertaining.
Roosevelt Road, is a band of well experienced musicians bringing decades of experience and styles including Bluegrass, Americana and Gospel music to the Northwest.
Other events include Instrument Workshops including Taylor’s Camp for Kids, Slow Jam, and Band Scramble. Camping Available.
The Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival (WRBF is put on by the good folks of the Cashmere Community Concerts. Each year the WRBF brings new folks over the mountains to experience the beauty of our great region. A scenic drive through some of Washington’s most breathtaking areas, it encompasses everything an outdoor enthusiast could want, hiking, mountain biking, bird watching, golf (several courses), fly fishing, mountain climbing and river rafting.
Friday, Jun. 14 - Sunday, Jun. 16
Fri. Jun. 14th: 4pm - 9:30pm
Sat. Jun. 15th: 4pm - 9:30pm
Sun. Jun. 16th: 10am - 12pm
Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival
5700 Wescott Dr
Cashmere, Washington, 98815