Join us August 9-12 2018 for Another Amazing Lineup

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Multiple Stages • Workshops • Kid’s Academy • On Site Camping • Hookups
Kids Activities • Band & Song Writing Competitions & Much More

Plenty to do for the Whole Family.  Less Than an Hour Away From Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun and Mystic.

2010 IBMA Event of the Year

Each summer leading local, regional and national bluegrass acts convene on the Hebron Fairgrounds and deliver an awesome festival experience.  Our Main Stage festivities kick off on Thursday with our annual Band Competition sponsored by Telefunken.

Our Acoustic Stage, featuring multi-genre Connecticut based acoustic acts will have 6 hours of music each day on Friday and Saturday.   Thursday evening the Acoustic Stage will host an Open Mic  & Jam for anyone interested.

Gates will open at 1 pm on Wednesday for early bird campers. Camp on site, stay at our host hotel or come for the day or night using our close, ample parking.

There will be plenty to do for the whole family.  Learn about our CampingFamily Fun Activities, and Vendors. Hebron is less than a hour away from FoxwoodsMohegan Sun and Mystic, CT attractions. Check out what else there is to do in the area on the CT Tourism site.

Podunk is proudly presented by the members of the Podunk Bluegrass Music Festival Inc. Board of Directors and is held annually on the second full weekend of August in Hebron, CT.


Podunk is Happy to call Hebron, CT our Home!

Video Tour

Festival Map

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Podunk Wins 2010 IBMA Bluegrass Event of the Year.

Press Release (PDF:45KB)


Acoustic Stage

Acoustic Stage Info





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Podunk Bluegrass Music Festival Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.  All contributions, less benefits of certain value, are fully tax-deductible in accordance with the law (Tax ID #06-1457866).