Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: July 31 to August 3, 2014

 

22nd Annual Pemi Valley Bluegrass Festival, Thornton, NH, July 31 to August 3

 

Pemi (Pickers Enjoy Music Intensely) has always been known as Pickers' Paradise for its' awesome round the clock campsite picking and for the incredible array of talented musicians found playing at nearly every campsite. Something about the White Mountains, the clean air and The Pemigewasset River just seems to make the creative juices flow naturally.

 

 

Thornton, New Hampshire, July 21, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) - The 22nd Annual Pemi Valley Bluegrass Festival will be held at the Sugar Shack Campground in Thornton, NH from Thursday through Sunday, July 31st to August 3rd, 2014. The festival this year will feature International Bluegrass Music Association’s award winning bands including the Gibson Brothers, winners of the IBMA’s  2013 Entertainers of the Year, Vocal Group, and Song of the Year, long time favorites The Lonesome River Band, while Balsam Range, Flatt Lonesome perform for the first time at Pemi. Fan favorites Nuthin’ Fancy, Jonathan Edwards, and Zink and Company are back for repeat appearances and many more. There will be 17 Bands performing.
 
This year’s festival will again feature a free Pemi Valley Kids Academy. Kids of all ages can learn to play an instrument under the guidance of well known fiddler extraordinaire, Ellen Carlson, and a cadre of qualified instructors. The class will  culminating in a main stage performance on Sunday morning. Registration is available on the website.
 
The Pemi Valley Bluegrass University is back this year. This is an onsite opportunity to improve your skills on your instrument or voice with some of New England’s top musicians. For further information check www.theblugrassuniversity.com. The cost of 2 ˝ hours of instruction is a low $35.

 

Tickets: 4 day tickets: $100, includes free Open Field Camping. 3 day tickets: $95, includes free Open Field Camping. Reserved Camping Sites: $20/night. Full information available on the website: www.pemivalleybluegrass.com
 
The host campground, Sugar Shack Campground, is in the White Mountains, located off Exit 28, Route 93,
Thornton, NH. The festival offers free “Open Field Camping” as well as 100 paid reserved sites.
 

Web: www.pemivalleybluegrass.com, Phone: (603) 860-6051

 

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Steve Abdu

Email: steve@pemivalleybluegrass.com

Phone: (603) 744-0001

Media Visits: Complimentary media visits for journalists on assignment or with approved credentials. If you are unable to accept a courtesy visit, a press rate can be negotiated.

 

Pemi Valley Bluegrass Associates, LLC

PO Box 428, New Hampton, New Hampshire, 03256-0428

Web: www.pemivalleybluegrass.com

 

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New Hampshire, Thornton, Event Date: July 31 to Aug 3, 2014

22nd Annual Pemi Valley Bluegrass Festival, Thornton, NH, July 31 to August 3

The 22nd Annual Pemi Valley Bluegrass Festival will be held at the Sugar Shack Campground in Thornton, NH from Thursday through Sunday, July 31st to August 3rd, 2014. The festival this year will feature International Bluegrass Music Association’s award winning bands including the Gibson Brothers, winners of the IBMA’s  2013 Entertainers of the Year, Vocal Group, and Song of the Year, long time favorites The Lonesome River Band, while Balsam Range, Flatt Lonesome perform for the first time at Pemi. Fan favorites Nuthin’ Fancy, Jonathan Edwards, and Zink and Company are back for repeat appearances and many more. There will be 17 Bands performing.   This year’s festival will again feature a free Pemi Valley Kids Academy. Kids of all ages can learn to play an instrument under the guidance of well known fiddler extraordinaire, Ellen Carlson, and a cadre of qualified instructors. The class will  culminating in a main stage performance on Sunday morning. Registration is available on the website. The host campground, Sugar Shack Campground, is in the White Mountains, located off Exit 28, Route 93, Thornton, NH. Tickets: 4 day tickets: $100, includes free Open Field Camping. 3 day tickets: $95, includes free Open Field Camping. Reserved Camping Sites: $20/night.   Web: www.pemivalleybluegrass.com, Phone: (603) 860-6051

 

 

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