Introducing: The Hartford Boogie Sept, 18-19 Dunmor, KY
We intend to keep the momentum rolling with "The Hartford Boogie"! This brand new multi-day festival will take place at the Dogwood Camping Resort, Dunmor KY September 18-19, 2015.
The Hartford Boogie Lineup
Stay tuned and check in to see who we select for the 2015 Hartford Boogie Band Contest!
The Hartford Boogie Band Contest
Contest registration is now closed.
We’re proud to announce the bands that will compete in the first Hartford Boogie Band Contest! 10 bands were selected to compete by a panelist of judges. Congratulations to (in random order) The Matchsellers, Red Ember, Chris Dollar, Georgia Rae Family Band, JIJI, The Misty Mountain String Band, Frank Dean & The Outside Agitators, Jeremy Francis, JAMS, Banjohova Witness.One talented band will win $1,000.00 and a main stage performance contract to “The Most Laid Back Festival in America”, The John Hartford Memorial Festival 2016, held at historic Bill Monroe Music Park, Bean Blossom Indiana! Second place wins $300 and third place wins $200. All entrants will be considered for booking for the 2016 JHMF and all future JHMF events.