Newport Music Festival
Three days and 15 bands. Top Americana, bluegrass and country music performers from the Northwest and beyond including Custer’s Grass Band, Chet O’Keefe, Big Red Barn, Digger Davis & Tombstone, Molly & Tenbrooks, Jim Faddis, Kevin Pace & The Early Edition, Kevin Brown, Flatpick Earl, The Engell Family, Bill & Laurie Klein, The Brad Keeler Trio, On The Rocks, The Afterthoughts and a Saturday Night Contra Dance with Nora Scott & The Ebb & Flow Band. Sign up for this year’s open mic and show folks your song. Youth Band Competition for a first prize of $300. Band Scramble? Musicians are randomly mixed and perform to the audience. Workshops are presented by the performers; they share tips about their instrument, songwriting and vocal techniques. For tickets and information call (509) 738-4141 or email email@example.com or www.pvbluegrass.com.