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Beaverdale Bluegrass Festival

  • 4900 Hickman Rd | Des Moines, IA 50310
  • Presented By: Beaverdale Neighorhood Association
  • Dates: July 16, 2022
  • Location: Tower Park
  • Start/End Time: 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    Join us in beautiful Tower Park, under a majestically illuminated Allen Hazen Water Tower, for the seventh annual Beaverdale Bluegrass Festival!

    Featuring: Joseph Huber (Wisconsin; 8:45 - 10:00) Huber has honed his songwriting abilities immensely and now continues moving onward and upward captivating folks with his sincere and well-crafted songs under his own name and with his backing band. Whether it's irresistible, fiddle-driven, dancing tunes or honest, heart-wrenching "songwriter" songs, Huber spans the spectrum of 'Roots' music while preferring not to stay within the boundaries of any strict genre classification.

    Miles Over Mountains (Chicago, IL, 7:30-8:30) plays a modernized style of progressive bluegrass covering a wide spectrum of genres, dynamics, and feeling.

    Lori King & Junction 63 (Upper Midwest, 6:15-7:15) Traditional and hard-driving instrumentals paired with Midwestern determination and grit.

    The Cardinal Sound (Des Moines, IA; 5:00 - 6:00) Energetic 4-piece Jamgrass/Americana Jam Band that fuses different parts of Americana music to produce an upbeat and entertaining live show.

    This event is free and open to all. Beer will be available for purchase. Food trucks will be on hand. We recommend bringing blankets, lawn chairs and water.

    Please no BYOB. Beer and Wine sales are how we pay our artists and keep this festival free. This is a fun night meant for neighbors and friends to gather in a beautiful park and enjoy good music. Please be respectful and responsible.
    Parking is available, but walking/biking to the Festival is strongly encouraged!

    Please see website for names of the generous sponsorships making this event possible!!!