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Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival returns for 9th year

Festival held Nov. 10-12 at Rodeheaver Boys' Ranch

Balsam Range will perform at the 9th annual Palatka Bluegrass Festival held Nov. 10-12
Balsam Range will perform at the 9th annual Palatka Bluegrass Festival held Nov. 10-12

PALATKA, Fla. – The annual Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival returns for its ninth year at the Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch Nov. 10-12.

The three-day event begins at noon and goes until 10 p.m. each night with an open stage daily from 11a.m. to noon.

Thursday’s line-up features Eddie & Martha Adcock with Tom Gray, Trinity River Band, Goldwing Express, and The Primitive Quartet. Grand Ole Opry Star, Connie Smith, will do a 90-minute show at 8:30 p.m.

Friday’s line-up features Reno and Harrell, Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out, Flatt Lonesome, The Inspirations and The Larry Stephenson Band.

Saturday’s line-up features The Churchmen, The Edgar Loudermilk Band, The Little Roy and Lizzy Show, Balsam Range (International Bluegrass Music Association Entertainer of the Year 2014) and The Isaacs.

The Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch offers 790 acres adjoining the St. John’s River.

No alcoholic beverages are permitted. 

Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs.

The festival will be held rain or shine. 

Daily ticket prices:
3-Day advance tickets (general) $85 
3-Day at the gate and reserved $90
Daily tickets advance (general) $35
Daily tickets gate and reserved $40

Daily child (7-13)  $15             
3-Day children advance and general $45           
3-Day children gate and reserved $50            
Children under 7 free with a parent

For tickets, call the box office at 706-864-7203 or click here to order online. 

For camping information, call the Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch at 386-328-1281.