Saturday's Festival is at Center Creek Park, 201 Valley Lane, from 9-6 pm with car show, kids activities, pony rides, inflatables, food trucks, craft and commercial vendors, mum sales, guitar and banjo raffle. Bands include: For Heaven's Sake at 9 am, Red Bridge at 10, Kentucky 31 at 11, Flyin Buzzards at noon, Workman Bluegrass Band at 1, Berry Wynn & Fly By Nite at 2, Southern Tradition at 3, Spillwater Drive at 4 and Borderline at 5. Free admission, bring your lawn chairs. Service animals only, no alcohol.
The Carl Junction Bluegrass Festival is the largest, longest-running Bluegrass Festival in the region! Free admission! Family-oriented and kid-friendly! VIP parking available! Craft booths, car & bike show, galore!
Friday Night Indoor Bluegrass Jamboree, 6-9 pm, Stark Auditorium, 200 S. Broadway, Carl Junction, with bands: Picker's Post at 6, Finley River Boys at 7, and No Apparent Reason at 8 pm. Free admission, comfortable seating and air conditioned.