Preserving Bluegrass Music in Kansas
Kansas Bluegrass Association
Area Jams - Call before you go. Check KBA newsletter for current info.
Arkansas City Bluegrass & Country Jam –Mondays 7-9 pm. Cherokee Strip Museum, one mile south of the Arkansas River bridge on hwy. 77. Back meeting room on the south side. Singers, musicians, and listeners welcome. Info: Delbert Peters 620-660-0169.
Auburn –No more jams during the summer! Kansas Prairie Pickers Association Jam, 4th Sunday of the month. 1-5 pm. Info: Ron Meier 785-887-6314 or www.kppamusic.org.
Clearwater- 1st Saturday 7:00-9:00 pm, Clearwater Community Senior Center, 921 Janet Ave. Info: Pamela 620-584-2332 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Cottonwood Falls Emma Chase Friday Night Music–7:30 pm. More info on our Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/EmmaChaseMusic. Outdoor location (weather permitting) Keller Feed & Wine Co., 317 Broadway. Indoor location: Prairie Past Times (of Flint Hills Arts & Crafts), 220 ½ Broadway.
The Donut Whole. Old Time Music Jam, 1720 E Douglas, Wichita KS 7:00-9:00 pm, last Tuesday of every month (starting JULY 31st). Heres what to expect: probably a big emphasis on fiddle tunes, with the melody players playing in unison. Acoustic instruments only. Traditional tunes please leave the sheet music at home! For more info: email@example.com or 316-650-0187.
El Dorado- 1st & 3rd Fridays 7:00-9:00 pm, First Christian Church, 300 W. Central. Info: Teresa Bachman 316-377-3877 or Andy Newbry at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Garden City Jam -3rd Thursday 7-9:00 pm. Kadee’s Coffee Break, 210 E Spruce. Folk and Bluegrass. Tip Jar for Relay for Life, American Cancer Society.
Greater Oklahoma Bluegrass Music Society Oklahoma Country- Western Museum & Hall of Fame, 3925 SE 29th, Del City, OK. 6:30 pm 2nd Sat every month. 405-485-2370 or 405-677-7515.
Green Country Bluegrass Association –Community Building, 301 S. Cedar, Owasso, OK 6:30-9:30 pm. Guest band at 5:45 pm. 3rd Sat every month. Info: 918-250-8128 ♪
KBA’s Bi-Monthly Wichita Jams. 1st Saturday at Damm Music, Central and Tyler in Wichita, 2pm-5pm. 3rd Saturday at Cross Point Free Will Baptist Church, 1515 E Harry, Wichita KS 10am-1pm.
Lawrence –Kaw Valley Acoustic Music Assoc. Jam at the Dillards. 1720 Troon Lane, 7-9:30 pm. Usually the 2nd Tues of the month. Info: John Dillard 785-865-5502.
Liberal Jam -2nd Tues 6:30-9pm. Baker Arts Center, Bluegrass & Folk.
Manhattan –Acoustic music jam, Ashland Stone Schoolhouse. I-70 exit 307, 6 mi north. 2nd Sunday of the month Oct –April. Info: Don or Hazel Sargent.
McPherson –Last Thursday of the month, 7-10 pm First Christian Church, 101 South Walnut. Info: Dan Bruce 620-242-4145.
Newton Jam - Updated: October 8, 2016 - Second Saturday of the month, 1:00-4:00 pm, East Side United Methodist Church, 1520 E Broadway, Newton. Info: Joan Kennedy or Phil Kimerer, 316.283.0134. Acoustic instruments only please!
Russell KS -3rd Sunday except Sept. Deines Cultural Center. 820 N. Main St. 3-6:00 pm. Potluck dinner. You don’t have to bring food to play.
Topeka –Acoustic music jam, Potwin Presbyterian Church, first Saturday of each month (except June & July), 3:00- 5:00 pm. 400 Washburn, enter south door. Hosts: Ken & Martha Hagen. Info: email@example.com or 785-608-7044.