SEDALIA, MO (KFVS) - The 2nd annual Show-Me Bluegrass Festival returns to the Missouri State Fair Wednesday, August 15.
The festival will feature 10 bluegrass bands and is again being sponsored by AgriMissouri.
"The Show-Me Bluegrass Festival brings a unique atmosphere to the fairgrounds," said fair Director Mark Wolfe.
Among the bands will be Charlie and the Girls, a group that recently took 4th place honors in a Youth in Bluegrass competition at Silver Dollar City. They will perform at 3 p.m. on the Budweiser Stage.
Other bands to perform will be River Berry, Misty Mountain, Whetstone, Beverly's Hillbillies and Bluegrass Missourians.
Amateur musicians are encouraged to showcase their talent during the festivities. A 4 p.m. jam session will be held in the Show-Me Tent for anyone bringing an instrument. A banjo contest is at 6 p.m. on the Touchstone Energy Stage.