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44TH ANUAL FATHER’S DAY BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL STARTS TODAY!

The California Bluegrass Association‘s 44th Annual Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival starts today, at the..

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SEASONAL OFFICE CLOSURE

The Strawberry office will be closed for the season, starting on Monday, June..

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THANK YOU FOR MAKING STRAWBERRY JAM

Thank you so much for your support of the Spring 2019 Strawberry Music..

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OFFICE HOURS AND TICKET AVAILABILITY

3-Day and 4-Day Tickets, as well as tickets for one evening or day,..

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STREET TEAM CONTEST WINNERS

The winners of Strawberry’s Spring 2019 Street Team Ticket Contest are Terri Walsh(email),..

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DEADLINE TO RECEIVE SPRING TICKETS IN THE MAIL 

  Having your tickets in-hand when you arrive at Strawberry makes your entry quicker..

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2-DAY CAMPING TICKETS (SAT/SUN) ARE ALMOST GONE

We are on the verge of selling out of 2-Day Camping tickets to..

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EATS & DRINKS AT SPRING STRAWBERRY

Whether you plan to eat exclusively from the food court, at the upcoming..

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STRAWBERRY BRUSH CREW

Please enjoy our photos of the Brush Crew making the campground beautiful for..

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SP’19 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE PAGE

The performance schedule page, of the printed program for the upcoming Spring Festival,..

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FAMILY ACTIVITIES AT SPRING STRAWBERRY

There are a wide array of activities available for kids of all ages..

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STREET TEAM TICKET CONTEST

WHO DOESN’T LOVE A CONTEST? Strawberry is looking for volunteers to post our..

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DAY & EVENING TICKETS ARE ON SALE…

…to the Spring 2019 edition of the Strawberry Music Festival. All ticket types..

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LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT: MARTY STUART AND HIS FABULOUS SUPERLATIVES

The Strawberry Music Festival has announced the signing of Marty Stuart and his Fabulous..

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DAY & EVENING TICKETS TO SPRING STRAWBERRY GO ON SALE SOON…

…And you can view the Main Stage schedule now. Tickets for just one..

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VOLUNTEER AT CBA FATHER’S DAY FESTIVAL

The California Bluegrass Association wants you!!!!! To have a great time and enjoy..

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LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT: LAURIE LEWIS & NINA GERBER

  Please welcome Laurie Lewis & Nina Gerber to the Spring 2019 Strawberry..

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LISTEN TO THE SPRING 2019 PLAYLIST

The two slots still to be determined for the Spring Festival are Saturday’s..

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Who remembers seeing Peter Rowan, Mark O’ Connor, and Jerry Douglas at Strawberry..

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DISCOUNT DEADLINE REMINDER

The Early Bird discount on camping tickets to Strawberry Music Festival – Spring..

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STRAWBERRY LOVES LOVE

Whatever the reason, whatever the season, Strawberry loves love! Happy Valentine’s day folks!..

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STRAWBERRY POST CARD CIRCA 1987

Who remembers receiving one of these delightful postcards, designed by the lovely Julie..

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PHONE SERVICE INTERRUPTION & OFFICE CLOSURE -UPDATE 2/7 PHONES ARE WORKING AGAIN

UPDATE 2/7: Service has been restored and our phones are working again. Strawberry..

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APPLY TO BE A STRAWBERRY ARTISAN

For those of you who are interested in becoming a Strawberry Artisan, the..

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STRAWBERRY’S FRIDAY NIGHT HEADLINER IS RICHARD THOMPSON ELECTRIC TRIO

Richard Thompson is the best of his kind, and not just because he..

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MARLEY’S GHOST TO RETURN TO SPRING STRAWBERRY

Each of Marley’s members (Dan Wheetman, Jon Wilcox, Mike Phelan, Ed Littlefield Jr.,..

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LINEUP ADDITION: SONGCATCHING HAZEL: A HAZEL DICKENS TRIBUTE FT. ELI WEST, ISMAY, & PAPER WINGS

As one of the greatest voices in Bluegrass, Hazel Dickens was a pioneer..

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THE DUSTBOWL REVIVAL TO RETURN TO STRAWBERRY SPRING 2019

The Dustbowl Revival is an eight-piece Americana and soul band, known for combining..

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WINTER DISCOUNT ENDS TOMORROW 1/16

This is your last chance to buy tickets to the Spring 2019 Strawberry..

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RON ARTIS II TO KICK OFF MAIN STAGE SUNDAY AFTERNOON

Hailing from Oahu, Hawaii since the age of four, Ron Artis II grew..

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NATHAN IGNACIO MAKES HIS MAIN STAGE DEBUT THIS SPRING

Nathan Ignacio is a very talented multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter. His extensive repertoire includes..

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WE’RE HAPPY TO WELCOME DELLA MAE BACK TO STRAWBERRY

Since forming in Boston in 2009, Nashville-based string band Della Mae has established..

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PLEASE WELCOME SUGARCANE JANE TO STRAWBERRY LINEUP

Each in this dynamic duo is a virtuosic talent in his, and her,..

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CRYING UNCLE BLUEGRASS BAND JOINS THE SPRING STRAWBERRY LINEUP

There is no better way to kick off Friday’s Main Stage festivities, than..

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BANANA SLUG STRING BAND RETURN TO STRING STRAWBERRY

The Banana Slug String Band has been making music for kids for over..

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WINTER DISCOUNT ENDS 1/16

Happy New Year! The winter discount on camping tickets to the Spring 2019..

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REST IN PEACE DALE BATCHELOR

The Strawberry Music Festival community offers its deepest condolences to friends and family..

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STRAWBERRY OFFICE HOLIDAY CLOSURE

The Strawberry office is closed for the holidays, beginning on Friday, December 21st..

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WEDNESDAY ARRIVAL TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT

Thanks to everyone who bought Wednesday Arrival tickets to next year’s Spring Festival…

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CHE APALACHE TO RETURN TO SPRING STRAWBERRY

Che Apalache (CHAY-op-uh-LAH-chay) is a four-man string band based in Buenos Aires with..

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WEDNESDAY ARRIVAL TICKET TO SELL OUT SOON

The coveted Wednesday Arrival ticket, for Spring Strawberry, is almost gone and will..

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STRAWBERRY ADDS TO THE SPRING LINEUP

  We’re pleased to announce that David Myles, Molly Tuttle Band, Hawktail, Cosmic..

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LOS TEXMANIACS TO JOIN PETER ROWAN AT STRAWBERRY

We are very pleased to announce that Peter Rowan’s Free Mexican Airforce will..

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1ST LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT FOR SPRING STRAWBERRY ’19

  Next year’s festival lineup is already off to a stellar start! The..

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RV HOOK-UPS FOR SPRING STRAWBERRY ARE SOLD OUT

Full and partial RV hook-up sites for the Spring 2019 Festival have sold..

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RV SITE RESERVATIONS BEGIN AT 9AM TOMORROW

RV Sites for the Strawberry’s Spring Festival will go on sale at 9:00..

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SPRING STRAWBERRY PRE-SEASON SALE ENDS TONIGHT

We hope you had a wonderful holiday! Not only is today our first..

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SPRING 2019 RV HOOK-UP RESERVATION GUIDELINES

Click this link to learn how to reserve your RV hook-up site for..

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STRAWBERRY’S SPRING 2019 PRE-SEASON SALE IS BEING EXTENDED

In light of today’s announcement regarding not holding the Fall 2019 Festival, we..

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STRAWBERRY WILL NOT HOLD ITS TRADITIONAL FALL FESTIVAL IN 2019 – TO RETURN BETTER THAN EVER IN 2020

  For many of us, Strawberry Music Festivals are an important annual tradition…

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ONE WEEK DISCOUNT DEADLINE REMINDER

There’s just one week left of Strawberry’s Pre-Season sale, on four day camping..

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FALL ’14 HOG RANCH RADIO COMPILATION- BY GREGG MCVICAR

Playing now, on Strawberry’s Spring Playlist, is a very special Hog Ranch Radio..

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SPRING ’19 STRAWBERRY RV HOOK-UP SITES GO ON SALE 11/28/18

  Everyone loves the RV Park at the Nevada County Fairgrounds! We’re delighted..

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PRE-SEASON SALES STARTS AT 9AM TOMORROW

Strawberry’s special Pre-Season Sale on full four day tickets is about to begin!..

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SPRING ’19 STRWABERRY PRE-SEASON TICKET SALE STARTS SOON

  Four day ticket types to next year’s Spring Festival will be offered..

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FALL FESTIVAL BLESSINGS

Thank you to everyone who attended the Fall 2018 Strawberry Music Festival and..

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OFFICE HOURS & GATE TICKETS

The Strawberry office is now closed and our staff is migrating to Westside,..

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STRAWBERRY FAMILY ACTIVITIES

Strawberry and Fabulous Family Activities have always been synonymous! Check out the schedule..

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PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED AT THE FESTIVAL

Please be aware that pets are not allowed at the Strawberry Music Festival…

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THE STRAWBERRY “WHAT TO PACK LIST”

Are you packing for #Strawberry this weekend?🏕 Here’s a list of essentials you don’t want..

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FESTIVAL WEATHER FORECAST IS AMAZING!

The weather forecast during the Strawberry Music Festival looks amazing! Are you on..

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WEDNESDAY ARRIVAL IS SOLD OUT

Wednesday Arrival is now sold out for this coming Fall Festival, but 2-,..

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VIDEO ABOUT LABOR DAY WEATHER TRENDS AT WESTSIDE

Here is a very interesting video demonstration about historical weather trends at Westside,..

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AND THE WINNER IS…

  Congratulations to Strawberry’s Street Team winners: Michael Lance Miller, Deborah Payne, Jessica..

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HOG RANCH RADIO PROMO GIVEAWAYS

  Hog Ranch Radio is Strawberry’s very own pirate radio station. It is..

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STRAWBERRY’S STREET TEAM CONTEST CLOSES AT 3PM ON 8/20

  Strawberry’s Street Team Contest closes for entry, at 3pm tomorrow, Monday, August..

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THE LAST DAY TO HAVE FALL BERRY TICKETS MAILED IS…

The last day for purchased tickets to Fall Strawberry to be sent in..

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AMY’S ORCHID LOUNGE LINEUP

  Strawberry’s Fall 2018 Amy’s Orchid Lounge lineup is set to include Western..

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BIG BEAR STAGE SCHEDULE

  Click on the image to view the Big Bear Stage schedule for..

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STRAWBERRY’S FALL FESTIVAL MAP IN THE MAKING

Here is a draft of Strawberry’s Fall 2018 Festival Map.  There are several..

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STRAWBERRY STREET TEAM TICKET CONTEST

Who doesn’t love a contest? Strawberry is looking for volunteers to post our..