Date(s) - 10/15/2017
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Pit cooked BBQ and live down home bluegrass combine with a hay ride, pumpkin patch, apple cider, bounce houses and autumn events for a day of great family entertainment at the beautiful Steepleview Farm. Join us to hear today’s best talent in Bluegrass music during the annual BBQ & Bluegrass Jam at Steepleview Farm in Poplar Grove, Owen County, Kentucky.
The BBQ & Bluegrass Jam is proud to be partnering once again with Owen Electric and Classic Country 106.7 WNKR FM to help many local charities.
*Ticket sales go to the Owen County Arts Council to fund art scholarships.
*Pumpkin sales will benefit Check Your Genes and their efforts to raise awareness of hereditary cancer, especially breast and ovarian cancer.
*The St. Elizabeth Hospital Mobile Mammography van will be there to help us in our dedication to finding a cure for breast cancer during October, which is breast cancer awareness month.
*We will be raising money for the Susan G. Komen foundation for the cure.
*Commemorative T-Shirt sales at the event will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.
*We are also bringing attention to Operation Honor, Tailgaiting for Troops and Targeting for Troops.
*Sales of our delicious apple cider as well as the apple cider pressing demonstrations will help Project Graduation.
This year’s Jam will include award winning bluegrass groups. Join us to hear the great Scotty Anderson, the best guitar player in America, along with 50 year veteran of incredible music, Rick Kinman and friends to start the day. Then sit back and enjoy the energy and upbeat sounds of The DownTown County Band, the most entertaining musical group you’d ever want to see.
As evening approaches you will be blown away by the incredible talent of Becky Buller, winner of the International Bluegrass Music Association’s award for Emerging Artist, Songwriter, and Recorded Event Of The Year!
We close out this year’s Jam with last year’s favorite and Lexington, Kentucky’s own NewTown. Their modern bluegrass music is sure to get you on your feet!
Make plans now to come and join us for a family friendly day of delicious food, great music and fun activities from the hayride to the pumpkin patch, face painting, corn hole games and so much more.
Don’t miss this great annual event benefitting area charities and raising awareness toward a cure for breast cancer. The BBQ & Bluegrass Jam at Steepleview Farm is Sunday, October 15th from 1:00 – 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and children under 12 are free. Day of event tickets are available at the door for $15. Purchase tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-bbq-bluegrass-jam-at-steepleview-farm-tickets-37558202595?aff=erelexpmlt.