Membership information
Check our festivals page for bluegrass music throughout the summer,  Here is a link to photos from Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival at Medical Lake, Washington   August 8-10, 2014.
Farmstrong from last year's festival.
Don't miss the Newport Music Festival Sept 5-7, 2014.
Newport City Park, Newport WA. Blackberry Bushes String Band Wild Coyotes - Howling Gaels Brown’s Mountain Boys - Blue Streak - Big Red Barn - Dan Maher - Panhandle Polecats Afterthoughts  - Western Reunion  - Washington Bluegrass Revue - Bridges Home Mansfield Family -  Jackie Fox & The Hounds
FOOD & CRAFT VENDORSFeaturing Open Mic Stage, Youth Band Competition, Band Scramble. Contact Mark Harding at mark@pvbluegrass.com or Pat Foster pat@pvbluegrass.com. Visit www.pvbluegrass.com/ for schedule info and details. Onsite camping included with weekend pass. Sponsored by The Inland Northwest Bluegrass Music Association.

Kevin Pace and the Early Edition Upcoming Schedule
Sept 13 - Rockin B Dinner Show - 6:15pm

Sept 20 - George Bluegrass Festival - George, WA 3:00

        Sept 27 - Gospel Jubilee @ Lake City Community Church, 6000 N. Ramsey Rd. Coeur d'Alene 8pm.  
        Oct 18 - INBMA Showcase

        Oct 19 - Foothills Community Church - 11102 N. Forker Rd. Spokane @ 6pm

Veteran touring bluegrass band Special Consensus is coming to Bonner's Ferry Idaho.  Sept 23.  Info at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/823420

The INBMA Showcase is on third Saturdays (October to May) at 7 pm at Trent Elementary Auditorium, just south of  Trent on Pines.  Ticket cost is $5 for INBMA members, and $7 for nonmembers.

If anyone would like to play in future Showcases, contact:
Ray Tapia pop3787@yahoo.com or phone # 208-762-1103

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Brad Sondahl's photos from 2013 Newport Festival are at this link...
From Bluewaters here.
Brad's archive of Bluewaters pictures.
Brad's archive of INBMA Showcases.

Our monthly Board meetings are held The Second Sunday of the month at the U-city Rosauers (corner of Sprague & University) at 1:00pm...All are welcome, for input...We will listen !! Thank you and HAPPY BLUEGRASSING. Jim Shamp

If you want an event listed in an Email Bluegrass Alert, please send Jim Shamp the notice about it a week in advance! Please use our new email address: jssshamp@gmail.com. Jim usually emails the Alerts on Monday or Tuesday evening.
Ray Tapia mtapia@reagan.com is the scheduler for the INBMA music showcase.
Brad Sondahl is the new website coordinator. Contact brad2@sondahl.com  for needed changes on these pages...
The INBMA is located in and around Spokane, Washington, serving the region known as the Inland Northwest.
Current President: Joe Beckett

Keep Pickin' and Grinnin'!