Fri, Sep 22|
Ocean State Bluegrass Festival and Pick-nic 2023
Bands, workshops, jamming, food and camping!
Time & Location
Sep 22, 4:00 PM – Sep 24, 6:00 PM
Warren, 65 Kinnicutt Ave, Warren, RI 02885, USA
About The Event
Join us for the fourth Ocean State Bluegrass Festival and Pick-Nic, Friday, September 22 through Sunday, September 24, 2023 at Frerichs Farm in Warren, RI. The event is sponsored by the Rhode Island Bluegrass Alliance (RIBA), with generous support from The Carter Fund at the Rhode Island Foundation.
- Full festival ticket - $35 - includes one camping space for the duration of the event (Friday evening through Sunday afternoon) and Saturday workshops and show admission for one person. Additional people staying at the same camp site must purchase a Saturday ticket. Parking for one vehicle (one RV or one car, if camper or tent camping) at the camp site is included. Dry camping only (no water or electrical hookups available).
- Saturday ticket - $25 per person - includes Saturday workshops and show admission. Does not include camping or parking. Saturday admission is free for children 14 years old and younger.
- Sunday - Free admission!
- Parking - $5 per vehicle, per day. Note: Parking for one RV or one car (if camper or tent camping) is included in a full festival ticket.
Tickets can be purchased online by credit card or PayPal. Tickets may also be purchased at the gate by cash, check, credit card or PayPal.
Friday - gates open at 4:00 pm
- Open mic - starting at 6:00 pm
- Workshops - starting at 11:00 am
- Bluegrass show - starting at 5:00 pm
Saturday's show will feature four bands:
Sunday - starting at 11:00 am
- Band Scramble
What to bring: a lawn chair for the show, a picking chair and your instrument(s) if you will be jamming, bug spray, sunscreen, rain gear, and a flashlight. If you are camping, it is dry camping only. Food and soft drinks will be available, but you are welcome to bring your own.
The festival will be held rain or shine.
OSBF2023 - Saturday ticket
Sep 23, 11:50 PM
Ticket for one attendee for the 2023 Ocean State Bluegrass Festival show and workshops on Saturday, September 23rd. Camping and parking not included.
OSBF2023 - Full festival
Sep 23, 11:50 PM
2023 Ocean State Bluegrass Festival & Pick-nic full festival ticket. Includes a camp site and parking for one vehicle (one RV or one car) for three days, plus Saturday workshops and show admission for one person.