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Weiser Bluegrass Music Camp (for guitar, fiddle, mandolin and beginning dobro)
Location: Weiser, Idaho
Intensive 4-day Bluegrass Music Camp (for either guitar, fiddle, mandolin or dobro) in an intimate setting at the National Old Time Fiddlers’ Contest and Festival site in Weiser, Idaho with instruction, jams and concerts, and more. In 2020 instructors will be internationally known Nashville-based Chris Jones (guitar) and Megan Lynch Chowning (fiddle) and Sharon Gilchrist (mandolin) and Ivan Rosenberg (beginner track and dobro). Austin Clark is expected to add special sessions.
Weiser Banjo Camp
Location: Weiser, Idaho
Intensive 4-day Banjo Camp in an intimate setting at the National Old Time Fiddlers' Contest and Festival site in Weiser, Idaho with classes, jams, concerts, and more.
Instructors will be internationally known Greg Cahill, Bill Evans, David Miles Keenan, and Jason Homey. Greg Boyd is expected to add special sessions.
Dulcimer Week in the Wallowas
Adult week-long camp, classes for all levels, held at Wallowa Lake, OR
Hosted by Heidi Muller & Bob Webb - always during week of July 4th
Info: www.wvmusicalliance.org - click on Programs
The FREE Montana Folk Festival is held in Butte, Montana. .Features a Montana Folklife Area, food vendors, a Montana Arts Market and more. For the complete schedule montanafolkfestival.com
Lady of the Lake Contra Dance Camps will take place on Lake Coeur d'Alene in Idaho.
http://www.ladyofthelake.org/ for more information
Bluewaters Bluegrass Festival Medical Lake Wa
http://www.tumbleweedfest.com/The event is held annually, over Labor Day weekend, in Howard Amon Park in Richland WA - alongside the Columbia River. The festival started in 1997 and has grown ever since. Performances run concurrently on five separate stages.
Other regional folk organizations:
Inland Northwest Bluegrass Association
Inland Empire Blues Society
Palouse Folklore Society
Missoula Folklore Society
3 Rivers Folklife Society
Wallowa Valley Music Alliance
MidColumbia Traditional Arts and Music Association
Walla Walla Friends of Acoustic Music
Portland Folk Music Society
Seattle Folklore Society