Central Florida Bluegrass News - Feb


Central Florida Bluegrass Association News

Howdy, we hope that you are out there getting your pick= on!  If you aren't aware there is lots of opportunities for listening, concerts, and jamming and tons more a comin' down the line.
 
We are still getting people asking about the requirements for joining our lovely little association.  We are open to pickers, grinners, singles, families, democrats, republicans, shucks if you have a pulse come on out to some of the events!  Feel free to share any of our emails with your music loving friends.
 
Also, if you are planning on taking part or attending any of the concerts/training, please drop a line to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and let us know so that we can be= prepared.  Remember we are trying to help some of these traveling musicians get down here in to Florida so please try to come out and support them by attending some of their shows or maybe even taking a lesson from them.
 
 
C A L E N D A R
 
SAT 02/18
5pm to 8pm  -  There will be a jam at the corner store from 5pm till 8pm.  www.corner121.com for address.
 
MON 02/20
Join The Cotton Eyed Does as the= schlep down to Sarasota's WSLR (www.wslr.org) to talk about upcoming CFBA events and sing a few tunes
 
WED 02/22
Join the nationally touring band, Special Consensus, live at the corner store... Greg Cahill and his band members will be available for private lessons in the afternoon.  (see attached flyer for more details.

FRI 02/24 and SAT 02/25
Spring Bluegrass Festival at Dixieland Music Park
 
FRI 02/24 and SAT 02/25
CFBA is doing a joint camping event with Heartland Bluegrass Association down at Craig's RV in Arcadia.  The weekend camping rate for two nights with hookup of water and electric is $35.00, dry camping with no hookup is $5 per night. Dry camping rate will remain the usual $5 per night. 
Show admission is $7 per person for non-members, and free for members of Heartland. 
Band lineup for Saturday, February 25th is as follows:
   1PM Cotton-Eyed Does
   2PM Sawgrass Drifters
   3PM  Little Girl & the Dreadful Snakes
The concession stand will be open from around 11AM until 3:30 PM on Saturday, and we’ll have our potluck supper at around 5PM after the show.  We’re excited about this joint weekend experience, and hope we have a great= turnout!
 
SAT 03/03
5pm to 8pm  -  There will be a jam at the corner store from 5pm till 8pm.  www.corner121.com for address.
 
SAT 03/10
Eddie and Martha Adcock will be at Bailey Acoustic Shop (Plant City) for a performance. More info a coming!
 
FRI 03/16 and SAT 03/17