Lincoln's New Salem Bluegrass Concerts/Traditional Music Festival | Springfield, Illinois | Visit Springfield

September 6, 2024 - September 7, 2024
Bluegrass Concerts - Sep 6 & 7 (6pm - 10pm); Music Festival - Sep 7 (10am-4pm)

Lincoln's New Salem
15588 History Lane Petersburg, IL 62675



Join Lincon's New Salem for a weekend of musical events.

September 6 & 7, 2024: 6:00pm to 10:00pm - Bluegrass Concerts
Performers from all over the Midwest will be playing bluegrass music in the Kelso Hollow outdoor theater

September 7, 2024: 10:00am to 4:00pm - Traditional Music Festival
Musicians will be playing traditional music on such instruments as mountain and hammer dulcimers, concertinas, bones, autoharps, fiddles, banjos, and guitars throughout the historic village. Traditional, folk and bluegrass musicians are invited to participate in the weekend impromptu jam session