Washington Bluegrass Association

The WBA is powered by dedicated volunteers and members. The website is a valuable resource that shares up to date info about bluegrass festivals, jams, bands and more. Additionally, they offer a subscription based newsletter called The Bluegrass Gazette.Oregon Bluegrass Association
The OBA is Oregon’s statewide bluegrass association. Run completely by volunteer efforts, the OBA website offers info about bluegrass festivals, jam sessions and bands. You can also check out photos and purchase bluegrass merchandise. Their bi-monthly newsletter, called The Bluegrass Express is also available online.Darrington Bluegrass Festival
every July in Darrington, WA.


Based in Nashville, TN, the IBMA is the mother ship of bluegrass associations. The business arm of the bluegrass genre, they offer annual music awards, bluegrass education, an annual festival and much, much more.
KBCS Radio (Bellevue/Seattle)
Listen to the Bluegrass Ramble program on Sundays from noon to 3pm.
Mandolin Cafe
A great online resource for all things mandolin: news, chords and tab, educational resources, MP3s, classified ads, social groups, forum, and more.
An online magazine of all things bluegrass!
Wintergrass Festival
The annual indoor bluegrass extravaganza taking place in Bellevue, Washington at the Hyatt Regency each February. Count on plenty of great entertainment, jamming, workshops and community.
Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival
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