The 35th Annual Strawberry Park Bluegrass Festival will be held at Strawberry Park Campground in Preston CT this coming weekend of Thursday, May 31 through Sunday, June 3. Day tickets are still available, as well as free rough camping with a paid weekend pass (a limited number of campsites with hook-ups may also still be available, as well as a rental unit). Performers include The Steeldrivers, Dailey & Vincent, The Gibson Brothers, Della Mae, Monroeville, The Greencards, The Kruger Brothers, The Boxcars, Lou Reid & Carolina, Larry Stephenson, The Dixie Bee Liners, Stetson & Cia, Danny Paisley, NewFound Road, Amy Gallatin, Hot Mustard and our Folk Stage with Vance Gilbert, Three Tall Pines, Gail Wade, Tripping Lily, Brittany Haas & Lauren Rioux, The Honey Dew Drops, Ken Morr Band, Ray Bonneville & Louise Taylor, The Honeycutters and a variety of workshops. Great vendors, including the Chili Brothers. Free parking and shuttle to the stage, kids 12 & under are free (teenagers are 1/2 price), and we permit you to bring your own picnic basket. Guests are also welcome to use all facilities, including pools, hot tubs, playgrounds and more. For more information, see Bluegrass Festival or call us at 860-886-1944. Check out Ted Lehmann’s Bluegrass Blog for a preview of the event, as well as some great photos from past years.