Wide Open Bluegrass Festival Red Hat Amphitheater
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Wide Open Bluegrass Festival Red Hat Amphitheater
Wide Open Bluegrass Festival +1680 fire icon
Free / $50+  .  Fri, September 27th – Sat, September 28th

Wide Open Bluegrass Festival +1680 fire icon

Free / $50+  .  Fri, September 27th – Sat, September 28th

Get ready for a foot-stompin' good time! Between main stage events and see free shows at Red Hat Amphitheater or at the Street Fest,  you can enjoy 100+ bluegrass artists across downtown Raleigh.

Featuring IBMA and Grammy Award winners, top-notch emerging acts, traditional bluegrass, and acts that stretch the boundaries across eight stages in downtown Raleigh, Wide Open Bluegrass is a true southern experience.

New this year, all acts at Red Hat Amphitheater will have free general admission.

More info to come as the festival gets closer! Last year's festival also included:

  • A free street fest, with 7 stages of musicians across downtown Raleigh
  • Wide Open Creations, where you can shop the finest artisans, foods, and locally grown products
  • The North Carolina Whole Hog Barbecue Championship
  • The Sir Walter Raleigh Banjo Stand

Red Hat Amphitheater
500 S McDowell St
Raleigh, NC 27601
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Friday, September 27th, 8:00a - 11:00p
Saturday, September 28th, 8:00a - 11:00p
Free / $50+
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