Dates set for Palatka Bluegrass Festival


The 12th annual Palatka Bluegrass Festival will be held at Feb. 18, 19 and 20 at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, 380 Boys Ranch Road, Palatka.

The three-day event begins with Open Stage Daily at 11 a.m. and goes until 10 p.m. each night.

Thursday’s line-up features Penny Creek Band, Special Consensus, Feller & Hill and the Bluegrass Buckaroos, Lonesome River Band, The Spinney Brothers and Rhonda Vincent and The Rage.

Friday’s line-up features Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers, Audie Blaylock & Redline, Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, Ron Thomason and Dry Branch Fire Squad, The Grascals and The Gibson Brothers.

Saturday’s line-up features The Marksmen, Breaking Grass, The Little Roy & Lizzy Show, Dry Branch Fire Squad, The Bluegrass Brothers and The Steep Canyon Rangers.

The Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch offers 790 acres adjoining the St. John’s River with plenty of free parking. No alcoholic beverages are allowed.

The show goes on rain or shine and a covered pavilion and tent is provided. Please bring a lawn chair.

For information, call 864-7203 or go to