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2022 PODUNK LINEUP

THE DAN TYMINSKI BAND – Saturday

Featuring 14 Time Grammy Winner Dan Tyminski

THE JERRY DOUGLAS BAND – Friday

Sister Sadie  ⁄  Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers  ⁄  The Kody Norris Show     

Junior Sisk  ⁄  Seth Mulder & Midnight Run  ⁄  The Alex Leach Band

Stillhouse Junkies  ⁄  Williamson Branch  ⁄  The Bad Oats     

Colebrook Road  ⁄  Redwood Hill  ⁄  Four Bridges

PLUS MANY MORE TO COME

 

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

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

Our Housatonic Stage features Bluegrass and Bluegrass friendly acts from around Connecticut and the region playing on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Thursday evening the Housatonic 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 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.  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 Goshen, CT.

2010 IBMA Event of the Year

 

Tune in to TELEFUNKEN’s Live From The Lab YouTube channel Thanksgiving weekend as they premier four sets from this past summers Podunk Bluegrass Festival.

The 2021 Main Stage festival kicked off on Thursday, August 12, 2021 with the annual Band Competition sponsored by TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik. The winner was awarded the new TF11 large diaphragm condenser microphone – a product the company has beta tested and developed over the past few years with the assistance of the Podunk Bluegrass Festival and their band competition artists.

The festival sound was handled by the fantastic team at Rosewood Sound from Syracuse, NY

All the videos are posted and scheduled for premier at the following times:

11/26/2021

 – Beg, Steal Or Borrow – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a1_upfdX2Yo

11/26/2021

 – Grain Thief – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BbEqDJRdig

11/27/2021

 – On The Trail – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QFMQNnS1M9Y

11/27/2021

 – The Green Sisters – https://youtu.be/PD-RMbIcKqc

11/27/2021

 – The West King String Band – https://youtu.be/KDc-5znjOMU

11/27/2021

 – The Bad Oats – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FDmDCLidOZo

 

Bird’s Eye View of our first festival in Goshen

Bluegrass from Peter Tavino on Vimeo.

Ground level look from Backstageview.com

Thank you to our Generous Sponsors

CT Science Center Color

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TELEFUNKEN-2016B

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).