Thanksgiving Bluegrass Festival


Camping and Bluegrass! Yee Haw! Come hang with us and enjoy our 8,000 sq. foot pavilion and the best Bluegrass in the country! This historical show, started in 1980, has a lot to offer with RV hookups and full Youth Programs. Bring a covered dish or make a contribution on Thursday @ 2 p.m. for the old time family tradition of Thanksgiving Dinner at the Ranch! Folks have been celebrating this special time together here for years. Sertoma supplies the turkey! Come join us!!!!

Festival Information

Our 40th Annual Thanksgiving Bluegrass Festival is November 28 – 30, 2019.

Click here to get links to this year’s artist pages!


Ticket Prices

To purchase tickets and/or campsites and for advance reservations and info, call Lynda at 828-265-9929 or email: For vending information, call: 863-984-4000

Thurs thru Sat – advance thru March 22   $75  then $85
Thurs thru Sat – gate   $95.00
Thursday – gate only   $25.00
Friday – gate only   $35.00
Saturday – gate only   $35.00
Water & Electric Thu 8am-Sun 3pm   $75.00
Additional W & E per night   $25.00
Primitive Camping per night per person $15.00
Youth 10-16 $5.00 per day   9 & under FREE

  • Day parking included with all overnight camping tickets

  • All prices include tax

  • Additional fee for Wed or Sunday night

  • Sorry but no refunds

  • Show is rain or shine!

Bands Booked:

Lonesome River Band (Sat)

Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time (Sat)

Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers (Sat)

Carolina Blue (Sat)

Sideline (Sat)

Appalachian Road (Fri)

Southern Express (Fri)

Kenny Stinson and Perfect Tym’n  (Thu-Fri

Eastman String Band (Thu-Fri)

Nu-Blu (Fri)

Rekindled Grass (Sat)

Born Lonesome ( Sat)

The Grasscutters (Thu)

Gypsy Wind (Sat)

More to be announced!!!



Vendor Application

Download the vendor application here:   2019 Sertoma Vendor ApplicationPlease follow the instructions on the application to see how to apply and what to expect in regards to the approval process.