Concerts :

Fox Crossing Stringband

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Georgia Rae Family Band

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Grass Attack

6/12 6:30-8:30pm† Baltic Mill Stage,† Belvidere

6/18 7:30-9pm Anchor Grassfest, Edgerton, Wi

6/24 7-9pm Mt. Morris Jamboree††† Mt. Morris

6/25 5-8pm Corner Pub and Deli, Argyle, Wi.

7/3 6-8 pm Music in the Park Brodhead WI

7/6† 6-8 pm Rockton River Market, Rockton

7/16 5-7 pm German Valley Days,† German Valley

8/10† 7-9pm Boone County Fair,Belvidere

8/26-28† Two Rivers Bluegrass Festival, Harrison IL

9/4 1-2:30pm Art in the Park, Krape Park,Freeport

9/17 12-4pm Edwards Apple Orchard Poplar Grove

9/24 12-4pm Edwards Apple Orchard Poplar Grove


Henry Torpedo Boys

5/1 - Ninth Street Pub, 5pm

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Mispent Youth


Buterfield Creek

7/15, 8pm - Firewater Saloon - Edison Park, Chicago

7/16, NIBA Festival

7/20, 7pm - Homewood Wednesday Night Farmer's Market

8/6, 7pm - Firewater Saloon - Mt Greenwood, Chicago

9/16, 7pm - Orland Park Library

10/23, 2pm - Peoria Pubic Library



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Special Consensus

Trumanís Ridge

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6/18 Mendota Railroad Days, across from railroad station next to museum. Come join NIBA member volunteers!


7/16† NIBA Festival, Sandwich Fairgrounds, Camping 7/15 thru 7/17, Band scramble Saturday


8/12 Sycamore Steam Show, Free entry to NIBA musicians! Come join us to play!


8/21/22† NIBA Picnic, Illinoi State Park, Marseilles (Rain Date 8/28/22)




7/9-10, Frankfort Bluegrass Festival


7/16, NIBA Festival, Sandwich Fairgrounds, Camping 7/15/-7/17 Show on Sat at noon


7/29-31 Backbone Bluegrass Festival, Strawberry Point, IA


8/5-8/6 Sugar Maple Music Festival, Lake Farm County Park, Madison, WI.


8/26-8/28 Two Rivers Bluegrass Festival, Harrison, Il.



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