FEST: Adirondack Bluegrass League Round-Up in Galway

June 2nd, 2017, 9:00 am by Greg
Smokey Greene

Smokey Greene plays the Bluegrass Round-Up on Saturday

Photograph by Andrzej Pilarczyk

The Adirondack Bluegrass League’s annual Bluegrass Round-Up kicks off today (Friday, June 2) for a full weekend of back-porch-style pickin’ and singin’ at McConchie’s Heritage Acres Campground in Galway.

Single-day tickets are $12 for today; $20 for Saturday; $10 for Saturday after 5pm; $5 for Sunday; youths under 16 free. All-weekend tickets are $35, which includes two nights of rough camping.

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Here’s the daily line-up for this weekend’s 2017 fest:

TODAY (FRIDAY, JUNE 2)
Montgumry Misfits
Bleecker Mountain
Marcotte Mountain Music
Schroon River String Band
Bash-Bish Bluegrass
Borderline
The Hay Rollers
Three Quarter North
The Stringdusters
The Bluebillies
Shine Hill Road

SATURDAY (JUNE 3)
The Dog House Carpenters
Just Us With Empty Pockets
Warren County Ramblers
Just Passin’ Thru
Al & Kathy Bain
Smokey Greene
Yak Yak Creek
Hale Mountain Pickers
The Mason Zink Band
Cedar Ridge
The Atkinson Family
Zink & Company

SUNDAY (JUNE 4)
High Peaks Bluegrass
Northern Borne
Taconic Ridge
Hilltown Ramblers

ADDITIONAL UPCOMING FESTIVALS:
LAKE GEORGE ELVIS FESTIVAL @ various locations, Lake George, May 31-June 4
FREEDOM FESTIVAL @ Freedom Square, Troy, June 3, FREE
FLY 92.3’s SUMMER JAM 2017 @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, June 3
BUSK! @ the Saratoga Springs Heritage Area Visitor Center, Saratoga Springs, June 4, FREE
WILDWOODSTOCK @ the Parting Glass Pub, Saratoga Springs, June 4
A TASTE OF COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Hunter Mountain, Hunter, June 9-11
ART ON LARK @ Lark Street, Albany, June 10, FREE
BIKES, BREWS & BBQ @ Wood Park, Lake George, June 10
MOUNTAIN JAM @ Hunter Mountain, Hunter, June 16-18
CLEARWATER’S GREAT HUDSON RIVER REVIVAL @ Croton Point Park in Croton-on-Hudson, June 17 & 18
DADFEST @ Washington Park, Albany, June 18, FREE
SOLID SOUND @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, June 23-25
OLD SONGS FOLK FESTIVAL OF TRADITIONAL MUSIC & DANCE @ the Altamont Fairgrounds, Altamont, June 23-25
FREIHOFER’S SARATOGA JAZZ FESTIVAL @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, June 24 & 25
NEW YORK STATE’S FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION @ the Empire State Plaza, Albany, FREE
COUNTRYFEST 2017 @ Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Schaghticoke, July 8
GREY FOX BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL @ Walsh Farm, Oak Hill, July 13-16
KIDS DAY FESTIVAL @ Empire State Plaza, Albany, July 15, FREE
BLACK ARTS & CULTURAL FESTIVAL @ Empire State Plaza, Albany, August 5, FREE
NEW YORK STATE FOOD FESTIVAL @ Empire State Plaza, Albany, August 9, FREE
FRESHGRASS @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, September 15-17
JAZZ AT THE LAKE @ Shepard Park, Lake George, September 16 & 17, FREE