8 Jun 2017

2017 Festival set to go Friday June 9th!

Our stellar cast of musicians arrives tonight and the musical weekend of the year starts tomorrow.  If you haven’t got your passes yet, don’t worry, come on out to the Junction ’cause weekend passes and day passes will be available at the door.  The box office opens at 4:00 P.M. Friday at the St. Elias […]

4 Jun 2017

2017 Festival Passes Update! Day Passes Will Be Available!

Weekend Passes are still available for this year’s Festival.  Folks, if this wonderful weekend of music is to continue., we need your support!  Doing so is as easy as buying a weekend pass (or better yet, a Super Pass).  While a weekend pass at $150 is still the best bang for your buck, and hanging […]

1 May 2017

Showcase Band Competition!

A favourite tradition of the Festival for many years, the Showcase Band Competition is a great opportunity for local emerging bluegrass musicians to show their talents.  The performances are adjudicated by visiting musicians and one act will be selected to perform at the 2018 Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival. The entry criteria: Duos or larger Band […]

25 Nov 2016

Performer Applications

Got a hot bluegrass or roots music band?  Interested in performing at the 2017 Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival?  Forward applications by January 15, 2017 to: festival@yukonbluegrass.com or Yukon Bluegrass Music Society, Artist Selection, P.O. Box 120, 300 Range Road, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5X9.  Please include: links to website, Facebook page or other web-based info, bio, […]

21 Jun 2016

Air North Saves Our Festival!

This year’s Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival is a wrap and what a great weekend it was.  We had five outside bands, and all delivered simply stellar performances.  But it almost didn’t happen!  Bands were travelling from Tennessee, Virginia, Mississippi, Ohio and Ontario, and most were expected to arrive late Thursday.  Near midnight on Thursday, we […]

22 Feb 2016

Final 2016 Festival Line Up Announced!

The Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival is pleased to announce the final additions to our line up of great artists for 2016.  Also appearing will be: The Blue Warblers – Kim Beggs and Natalie Edelson combine to bring Old Time music to the present! Canyon Mountain – Yukon’s premiere Bluegrass band and the Kluane Mountain Bluegrass […]

12 Dec 2015

2016 Festival Passes On Sale!

We’ve announced our headline acts for June 10-12, 2016 and Weekend Passes are now on sale.  A Weekend Pass is $140 including tax — the same as last year.  Also back is our popular Super Pass, which goes for $350 including tax.  The Super Pass is the full immersion bluegrass experience;  you get admission to all […]

20 Nov 2015

Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival 2016!

It may be hard to believe it looking out the window, but the 2016 Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival is less than seven months away.  We have an incredible array of headliner bands signed up — it could be our best line up ever!  Roll-out of our 2016 performers and ticket sales are coming in December — and […]

17 Nov 2015

Performer Applications for KMBF 2016

Got a hot bluegrass, old time or roots band?  Interested in performing at the Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival?  Forward applications to: festival@yukonbluegrass.com or to:  YBMS Artist Selection, P.O. Box 120, 300 Range Road, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5X9, and include the following: link to website, Facebook page, or other web-based info bio high res photos audio […]

20 Sep 2015

Yukon Bluegrass Music Society AGM

Yukon Bluegrass Music Society Annual General Meeting, Thursday October 15, 2015 @ 7:00 P.M. Whitehorse Public Library Meeting Room. All are welcome.  We are accepting new members and seeking three new Board members.  Membership perks include advance tickets to YBMS events and many opportunities to volunteer throughout the year!  For further information, please call 335-0183 […]