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IBMA Announces Dates for World of Bluegrass, Wide Open Bluegrass Festival

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World of Bluegrass DatesNashville, TN --
The IBMA is excited to share with you the dates for the 2016 World of Bluegrass and Wide Open Bluegrass Festival.
Mark your calendars now for September 27-October 1 in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, where hundreds of bluegrass industry professionals, fans and newcomers will gather to elevate and celebrate the music of Bill Monroe, Earl Scruggs and Lester Flatt, with many of its wonderful roots and branches.

You may choose your own pathway of FUN by choosing from parties, engaging panels and Q&A sessions with artists and experts, the Bluegrass Ramble, the World of Bluegrass Expo, networking, music showcases and more. The highlight of the week will be the annual Awards Ceremony, where the very best artists in bluegrass music will be rewarded for their talents and hard work. When the weekend comes, it's more music, music, music for the whole family, with a multi-stage street fair and concerts at the Red Hat Ampitheater. What's not to love?

Tickets for World of Bluegrass will go on sale April 5th at 10 a.m. Central Time. Details regarding pricing the music lineup will be coming soon, so watch this spot for the latest information.

World of Bluegrass is the annual bluegrass music homecoming, a multifaceted industry event and festival with hundreds of offerings for every bluegrass professional and fan! 2016 dates are September 27 - October 1 for year four in our wonderful host city of Raleigh, NC. World of bluegrass provides the unmatched opportunity for expanding your professional networks, learning the latest in industry best practices, and discovering new bluegrass music, If bluegrass music moves you, come to the conference that moves bluegrass music. We hope to see you at the 2016 World of Bluegrass and Wide Open Bluegrass Festival! Remember, tickets go on sale APRIL 5th!

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