Front Porch Showdown
A Bluegrass Band Contest and Show
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Gates open at Noon.
Showdown begins at 4 p.m.
Sgt. Peppers take the porch at 7:15 p.m.
Tickets: $10 if purchased by May 30; $12 at the gate.
Kids 12 and under are free.
Dallas Heritage Village and the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation proudly present the Front Porch Showdown!
Performing from historic Millermore’s front porch, nine bluegrass bands will compete for cash prizes—and the winners will be chosen by the audience.
Come early to explore Dallas Heritage Village (exhibit buildings close at 4pm), but stay for the music.
Picnics, blankets and lawn chairs welcome.
Philip Ferguson & Texas True
Trinity River Mountain Boys
The Sowell Family Pickers
Bobby Giles and Music Mountain
Lonesome Ridge Bluegrass Band
*The Showdown begins at 4pm. Every ticket purchaser will have a ballot.
*Sergeant Peppers' Lonely Bluegrass Band will take the stage at 7:15pm.
If you would like to enter the band contest, please click here: http://bluegrassheritage.org/Events.php#FPS
Proceeds benefit Dallas Heritage Village and the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation.
Frequently Asked Questions
For more information on the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation: www.bluegrassheritage.org
For more information on Sergeant Peppers: www.sgtpepperslbb.com
Or. . . watch a vide on the band in action: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWK1XVBi9GY