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.

Concerts :

 

Maple Street Chapel, Lombard, Il

1/8 3:00 The Special Consensus

1/28  7:30 Diane Perry, Don Stiernberg, Eric Lambert

2/25 7:30 Runa

3/18 7:30 Sons Of The Never Wrong

 

 

The Templetons Bluegrass Band

12/23 2pm Evergreen Place, Streator, IL

 

Fox Valley Grass

12/31 7:00 New Year’s Eve Party,

 Calamity Jane's, Sugar Grove

2/11 7:00 The Roadhouse, Oregon

 

Chicago Bluegrass

1030 Central St, Evanston  847-475-9076

http://www.chicagobluegrass.com

12/3 Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers

 

Growler

12/8 Evanston Space, Evanston

12/17 Horse Thief Hollow Brewing Co. Chicago

 

Truman’s Ridge

12/2 7:00 pm Truman's Ridge Christmas Concert ,Rockford Nativity & Christmas Concert, 324 University Dr

12/14 6:15 pm Christmas Carols, Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

12/17 6:00 pm Gospel/Christmas Show, Belvidere First Assembly of God Church, 1105 7th Avenue

12/29 7:30 pm Truman's Ridge Concert and Jam, The House Café, 263 E. Lincoln Hwy.

 

 

Events :

 

12/4 12-5 NIBA Christmas Party Sugar Grove Community Center Sugar Grove (See Flyer)

 

12/4 1:30-5 47th Annual Country Music Show 507 east Taylor Street, Dekalb, Illinois. Information Gary Mullis 815 762 5589 (See Flyer)

 

Festivals :

 

2017 3/5-7 Shorty’s Strickly Bluegrass Festival East Peoria (See Flyer)

 

2017 6/3 NIBA Bluegrass Festival Lyon Farm (See Flyer)

 

 

Click Here to see Bluegrass Festivals Flyers

Have you been to a great bluegrass event recently?  Let us know about it!  NIBA is always looking for articles.

Send your articles (and pictures if available) to: NIBA, P.O. Box 310, West Dundee, IL  60118 or to niba@nibaweb.org

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Special Notice!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

It is time once again to Vote for your NIBA Board members!

 

This year four board member terms are expiring: Vice President (Kim Kraemer), Treasurer (Cindy Moore-Kline) and general Board members (Rich Krasko and Bob Bernero).  Bill Futon is a new addition to the ballot for board member. See Please refer to the ballot in the December NIBA Newsletter.

 

Please send in your ballots so we can establish the next board.

 

Feel free to write someone (even yourself) in. We need your help!

 

Send your Votes to niba@nibaweb.org

 

 

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