Joe Val Bluegrass Festival
1657 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA, 01701
The 26th Joe Val Bluegrass Festival takes place February 18-20, 2011 at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel, in Framingham, MA. Berklee groups the Berklee All-Stars and Chasing Blue will be featured on the main stage on Friday and Saturday, while Slatt and Fruggs will be on the Showcase Stage on Sunday.
This is one of the premier roots music festivals on the East Coast, featuring top touring artists on two stages; over fifty master classes, workshops, and education programs; and a broad selection of music vendors and luthiers. The festival attracts over 4,000 attendees from all over the Northeast and the Canadian Maritimes. In 2006, the festival was awarded the Event of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association.