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Pocono Bluegrass and Folk Society Winterfest


The Pocono Bluegrass and Folk Society

17th Annual WinterFest
    January 27, 28 & 29, 2017

Held at the Quality INN
1220 W. MAIN ST., STROUDSBURG, PA 18360 - 570.420.1000
Reserve your room for $89 by 12/6/16 (after 12/6/16 - $99) 
When making your reservation you may request pool-side or outside rooms.

 - door opens at 2 PM  Shows start at 6:15 PM in the Tavern       
      Mama Corn,  Grillbillie Project,  Heavy Traffic, 
Mason Dixon Bandits, Texas Rose Band 

followed by jamming in the pool/atrium area


Saturday - full day of shows on 2 stages starting at 11 AM   
  Feinberg Brothers,  Dan Paisley & Southern Grass,  Launch PAD
 Chad Darou and Friends,  Mama Corn,  Grillbillie Project 
Louie Setzer & the Appalachian Mountain Boys,  Dishonest Fiddlers
Heavy Traffic,  Stained Grass Window,  The Lost Ramblers 

Plus... A Variety of Instrumental Workshops,  Master Luthier Frank Finnochio,           
   Merchandise Vendors and a  Jam Band Contest from 11:30 PM – 12:30 AM

A Saturday evening buffet will be offered again this year at a reasonable price.
A sign-up sheet will be posted… so make your dinner reservation upon arrival.


Sunday -  Gospel Show at 10:30 AM followed by a full day of shows
       in the Tavern starting with the  Jam Band Contest Winner   
    Launch PAD,  Chad Darou and Friends,  Last Small Town
   Mason Dixon Bandits, The Lost Ramblers

Sound by: Harry Grant & Eastern Sound and Brian Schmidt
Ticket Prices:
Weekend Early Bird Special only $35 by Nov. 13  and  $40 by Jan. 8
At Door:  Weekend - $45,  Friday - $15,  Saturday - $25,  Sunday - $15
Student ticket (age 13 – 17) only $10 (weekend or day), Children (under 13) FREE
For tickets:  Send check (payable to PBFS) and a stamped self-addressed envelope to
       Deb Frey, 810 Northampton St., Easton, PA 18042

For more information and updates, please visit our website at
or contact Neil 570.994.7305, John 570.992.2259, or Deb 610.217.2084.
If you would like to be a vendor, contact Neil.

The Pocono Bluegrass & Folk Society is a 501 c (3) not for profit all volunteer organization, who is dedicated to the preservation and education of bluegrass music. We are supported in part by the PA Partners in the Arts, the regional arts funding partnership of the PA Council on the Arts, administered by the Pocono Arts Council, Stroudsburg, PA. Further funding is from the support of our members and patrons. Yearly memberships are only $10.                                                                    Thank you all!

PBFS Shindigs & Events held at the Quality Inn:
October 2 -   Texas Rose Band,  The Lost Ramblers
November 6 - Louie Setzer and the Appalachian Mt. Boys,  Hillbilly Water
December 4 – Big Valley Bluegrass,  Without A Paddle
March 6 –     Heavy Traffic,  Mason-Dixon Bandits
April 2 -            34th Annual Ron Nauman Fiddle Contest & Shindig
Last Small Town,  Stained Grass Window
All scheduled bands are subject to change.

From south – Take Rt. 33 N to Rt. 80 E. Take first exit, turn right at stop sign. Hotel is on left across form Perkins. From north – Rt. 80 E to Stroudsburg Rt. 209 Business exit. Turn ?????    at stop sign. Hotel is on left across form Perkins.


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Place your ad here for just $25.00.  Call John @
570 992 2259

Winterfest Tickets


Become a member of Pocono Bluegrass and Folk Society for only $10 per year.

Memberships are tax deductible.

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IBMA Pocono ArtsThe Pocono Bluegrass and Folk Society is a not for profit, 501c3,all volunteer organization. We are supported, in part, by the Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts, the regional funding partnership of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency. Funding in this region is administered by the Pocono Arts Council, Stroudsburg, PA. Further funding is from the East Stroudsburg Savings Association, the Jacob Stroud Foundation and especially by our members. Thank you all!