Beyond the main stage, the more intimate Wildflower Pavilion (newly rebuilt after the flood) hosts contests, workshops, and special performances throughout the Festival.
2015 Workshop Schedule
To help with your RockyGrass planning, below is last year's (2015) Wildflower Workshop schedule. We'll be announcing the 2016 workshop schedule in late July.
- Friday, July 24, 2015
- 11:30am — Banjo Contest: Preliminary Round
- 1:00pm — Flatpick Guitar Contest: Preliminary Round
- 2:30pm — Mandolin Contest: Preliminary Round
- 4:00pm — Fiddle Contest: Preliminary Round
- 5:30pm — Dobro Contest: Preliminary Round
- Saturday, July 25, 2015
- 12:30pm — Shepherd Valley Waldorf Strings
- 1:30pm — Band Contest: Preliminary Round
- 3:45pm — Wood & Wire: The Woodshed Sessions
- 5:00pm — Billy Strings & Don Julin: Performance
- 11:00pm — Special MoonGrass Concert: The HillBenders perform Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry
- Sunday, July 26, 2015
- Noon — Pete & Joan Wernick: Basic Jamming, Only 4 Chords Needed - GCDA (Bring your instrument!)
- 1:30pm — Band Contest: Final Round
- 3:00pm — Eli West & Ryan Drickey: Dynamic Re-Harmonizing for American and Swedish Folk Traditions
- 4:30pm — Livingston's Bluegrass Bonanza
Workshops are subject to change. Please check the signs outside the Wildflower Pavilion for the latest information.
After the festival, plan to join us in the Wildflower Pavilion throughout the year for intimate concerts in our Wildflower Concert Series. Thanks to our new sliding doors, we are able to fully enclose the "cathedral of bluegrass" for intimate concerts all year long.