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Bailey Blues & Bluegrass


Bailey Blues & Bluegrass is an annual music series featuring local and regional artists. Created through a partnership between Innovation Quarter and the Blue Ridge Music Center, this program is free and open to the community. Please read below for this season’s offerings.

Spring 2018 Lunchtime Series

May 16 / 11 am – 1 pm

The Wyndy Trail Travelers
Wyndy Trail Travelers (pronounced ‘wine-dee’) write and perform music in styles ranging from new-grass to afro-cuban, traditional bluegrass to jam-band. Members of the band are Brad Bogenberger (guitar and vocals); Bryan Bogenberger (mandolin and vocals); and Court Wynter (upright bass, vocals). 

Food Trucks: Taqueria Luciano’s and Food Freaks

May 23 / 11 am – 1 pm

Big Ron Hunter
Music Maker Blues Relief Foundation artist Big Ron Hunter is known as the world’s happiest blues man for his original style of uplifting acoustic blues that features Big Ron’s sweet and melodic vocals.

Food Trucks: Bandito Burrito and Gunny Smitty’s Hot Dogs

May 30 / 11 am – 1 pm

Camel City Sheiks
​Bring your dancin’ shoes as this Winston-Salem-based old-time Appalachian string band  will take you back to the roaring ’20s and swinging ’30s with some high-energy tunes from the early days of American radio.

Food Trucks: Taqueria Luciano’s and The Slanted Shed

June 6 / 11 am – 1 pm

Rain Check
Rain Check is a Winston-Salem-based acoustic quartet ​that puts a bluegrass twist on songs by some of the world’s greatest songwriters.

Food Trucks: Taqueria Luciano’s and Porterhouse Burger Truck

June 13 / 11 am – 1 pm

Chestnut Street Ramblers
By day, the Chestnut Street Ramblers are employees who work in the Forsyth County administrative offices. By night, they are members of a extremely talented and versatile bluegrass quartet. 

Food Trucks: Taqueria Luciano’s and Pita Delite

June 20 / 11 am – 1 pm

Blistered Hearts
Lead singer-songwriters and band front persons Travis Creed and Erika Frazier blend thoughtful songwriting and unique harmonies with their classical music backgrounds and love for the mountain music of the Southern Appalachians.

Food Trucks: Taqueria Luciano’s and Homeslice Pizza

Additional Event Details

  • Dogs are welcome, but must remain on a leash.
  • Street and garage parking are available within walking distance to Bailey Park.
  • Low backed chairs and small blankets encouraged.

Fall 2018 Lunchtime Series

Coming soon.

Event Sponsors

This event is free to the community through a partnership between Innovation Quarter and Blue Ridge Music Center.