The Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Festival is one of the most popular of the many Kentucky bluegrass festivals that occur throughout the year. Held to commemorate the annual birthday celebration of legendary mandolin player Bill Monroe.
Located just outside of Rosine, KY, on the very land where Bill Monroe was born and grew up.
Free guided tours of the Bill Monroe cabin are available throughout the festival.
The 2010 dates have been set for September 30 - October 3, 2010.
Past line-ups included:
Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys
Larry Sparks & The Lonesome Ramblers
Melvin Goins & Windy Mountain
and many more.
Offers on-site camping, local camping and local hotel lodging.