• 2010 International Bluegrass Music Association “Event of the Year”.
  • 2010 National Recreation and Parks Dorothy Mullins Arts and Humanities Class IV Winner.

The Festival is presented by and produced by the 501(c)3 non-profit
Podunk Bluegrass Music Festival, Inc. and is dedicated to:

  • Presenting a family-friendly atmosphere
  • Fostering a cultural gathering with regional pride
  • Promoting an economic increase through tourism

Podunk Bluegrass Music Festival will give attendees the opportunity to:

  • Appreciate America’s original Bluegrass music in a comfortable setting
  • Participate in educational and fun-filled activities
  • Enjoy Local, Regional and National entertainment
  • Attend seminars and workshops

Festival Site and Times:

Goshen Fairgrounds – Route 63, 116 Old Middle St, Goshen, CT 06756

Thursday – 1:00 to 11:00 p.m.             Day Gate opens at 9:00 am
Friday – 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.        Day Gate opens at 9:00 am
Saturday – 11:00 a.m. to 11:00p.m.     Day Gate opens at 9:00 am
Sunday – 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.        Day Gate opens at 9:00 am

PODUNK Highlights:

  • Children’s Activities – crafts – games and much more throughout the weekend
  • Free Kid’s Academy – (7 to 17 years of age)
  • Workshops for instruments and harmony singing
  • Camping on-site – over 600 camping sites are available well within a short walk of the main stage
  • Trading Post-Podunk memorabilia plus an opportunity to buy tickets to some great gift
  • Food Vendors – within the main stage area – tantalizing and specialty food items available for breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Specialty Artisans – visit with and purchase a forte of items.
  • Musical Craftsmen – will be demonstrating and promoting their products and instruments

Call(860) 283-0443 for more information or email