Mabon Concert featuring Seamus Egan Project - Sept 23, 2017
Seamus Egan Project plays the Mabon on 9/23

Thanks to everyone who helped make our 2017 summer of festivation so magical -- from the artists to the staff & volunteers to the thousands of Festivarians who journeyed to Planet Bluegrass from around the world. Mark your calendars now for our 2018 summer festivals (dates on the left). Watch for details about our 2018 ticket lotteries early this fall; all other 2018 tickets will go on sale in December. And look back on some of our favorite Festival moments (and share some of your own) on our Facebook page and on Instagram (@planet.bluegrass).

The Lil' Smokies on the Telluride Bluegrass stage (photo: Benko Photographics)
Tell us about your Telluride Bluegrass Experience
(photo Benko Photographics)

Join us in Lyons on Saturday, September 23 for our 10th Annual Mabon Celebration, marking the Autumnal Equinox weekend. We're returning to the Mabon's Celtic roots with a day of Irish music led by Seamus Egan (legendary musician, bandleader, and founder of Solas), along with Colorado's own Take Down the Door. The Ranch opens at 2pm for pickin' by the river, camping, food & drink, and evening bonfire. Tickets are on sale now at or 800-624-2422. Spread the word to your Festivarian family!

Stringdusters on the Palm Theatre stage during 2016 NightGrass (photo Benko Photographics)
Telluride NightGrass
(photo Benko Photographics)

It's been more than 3 years since our town of Lyons, CO was hit by a historic 500-year flood. Learn more about the rebirth of Planet Bluegrass from PBS NewsHour, Westword, Denver Post, 9News, CBS4-Denver, 7News-Denver, and Boulder Weekly.

With much love,
The Folks on Planet Bluegrass