The Northern Illinois Bluegrass Association

PO Box 310, West Dundee, IL 60118

The Northern Illinois Bluegrass Association (NIBA) is dedicated to promoting and preserving “America’s Heritage Music” (Bluegrass) via support of regular monthly jam sessions, open stages, sponsored events, concerts, festivals, IBMA (International Bluegrass Music Association), educational programs  and a variety of other events.

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Valley View Campground, Lewistown IL, Presents 2014 Acoustic Music Weekends featuring camp jamming and stage shows on Friday & Saturday Nights. 17632 US Highway 24, Lewistown, IL  More info phone: 309-547-3183    July  18-19  Dulcimer Weekend   Map


Sunday, July 20, 2014 1:30PM – 5:00PM   6th Annual Country Music Show at the Feed’Em Soup Building, 122 South First Street, DeKalb, IL (Across from the Walgreens) Collecting School Supplies, Bring all kinds of school supplies: writing paper, notebooks, pencils, pens, crayons, glue, rulers, tote bags, backpacks, etc. (School supplies go to the Salvation Army)

MC of Show: Brian Adams of B95 Radio, Live Bands: Country, Bluegrass and Gospel

(Bands and Singers Welcome to Perform)

More Info : Gary Mullis : 815-762-5589                MAP


July 27, Montgomery, IL  11:00AM - 4:00PM Dickson Murst Farm Bluegrass Day 2550 Dickson Rd, Montgomery, between Rt. 30 and Galena Rd. 1.3 mi. East of Rt. 47,  2 miles West of Orchard Rd. Bluegrass Jamming & Art Show     MAP

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