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Bluegrass on the Arkansas

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Near the headwaters of the Arkansas River - in Salida, Colorado - you will find a delightful venue for your holiday weekend and an opportunity to enjoy bluegrass music, food, drink and fun for all ages. This is a free event that our community enjoys every year and that draws visitors to Salida.In addition to the line-up of bluegrass bands, volunteers from the Rotary Club have a variety of food.  Games available for kids making this a fun day for families. 
Admission to Bluegrass on the Arkansas is free. Your donations are encouraged in support of the Salida Rotary Club’s scholarship fund.
Performers: for the 2016  year include:
Saturday, May 28:
6:00 p.m.- 6:45 p.m. -  Pint and a Half
7:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. -  Bruce Hayes
8:00 - 9:45 p.m.  - Grass it Up
Sunday, May 29
Noon-12:45 -  Bent Roses
1:00-1:45 and 4:00-4:45  -  Free the Honey
2:00-2:45 and 5:00-5:45   -  Kantankerous
3:00-3:45 and 6:00-6:45  -   Finnders and Youngberg
7:00-8:45   -   Run Boy Run
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