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7th Annual Bean Blossom Southern Gospel Jubilee – Hosted by The Perrys

7th Annual Bean Blossom Southern Gospel Jubilee – Hosted by The Perrys

The 7th Annual Bean Blossom Southern Gospel Jubilee – hosted by The Perrys will be held Thursday-Saturday, July 7-9 in Bean Blossom, Indiana at the Bill Monroe Memorial Music Park. This three-night gospel weekend has grown to be one of the largest gospel music festivals […]

49th Annual Bill Monroe Memorial Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival

49th Annual Bill Monroe Memorial Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival

Advanced Ticket Deadline Approaching for the 49th Annual Bill Monroe Memorial Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival 8-Day Event to Feature Performances by the Top Names in Bluegrass Music The Bill Monroe Music Park & Campground, nestled in the beautiful hills of Brown County in Southern Indiana, […]

INDY STAR:  How bluegrass music blossomed in Brown County

INDY STAR: How bluegrass music blossomed in Brown County

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Bean Blossom in northern Brown County is home to one of the most important institutions in bluegrass music — the Bill Monroe Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival. Every June, about 20,000 fans of the oldest continuously operating bluegrass festival in the United States gather for eight days at the Bill Monroe Music Park and Campground in Bean Blossom. They come to listen to more than 65 top bluegrass performers, while amateur musicians experiment with their own versions of the music they love.