2018 Festival Local Artists Call!

January 12, 2018By AdminUncategorized

Got a hot bluegrass, old time or roots band? Interested in performing at the 2018 Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival June 8 to 10 in beautiful Haines Junction, Yukon? Send your EPK to festival@yukonbluegrass.com or call John @ 332-1663 for more information.

First 2018 Festival Headliners Announced!

December 20, 2017By Adminperformers

The Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival is pleased to announce two of the artists who will be appearing at our 2018 Festival.  Get ready for THE BOMBADILS and THE SWEET LOWDOWN! The Bombadils are an awesome folk/roots duo from Halifax.  Sarah Frank and Luke Fraser make some of the sweetest music this side of heaven.  Joined … Read More

2018 Festival Passes on Sale at Early Bird Prices!

December 20, 2017By Admintickets

Weekend Passes for the 2018 Festival will be $150, but if you act now, you can get ’em for only $130 including tax.  They make great stocking stuffers!  Early Bird offer ends January 31.  Super Passes are also on sale, $325 now, $350 later.  Passes are available right here on this website or, if you … Read More

Welcome Aboard Integra Tire!

September 23, 2017By AdminUncategorized

We are very pleased to welcome our newest Diamond Sponsor, Integra Tire!  They have made a very generous cash donation that will go a long way toward ensuring that the Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival can continue bringing the absolute best in music to audiences north of 60.  We can’t thank them enough. Now you know … Read More

Yukon Bluegrass Music Society AGM!

September 22, 2017By AdminUncategorized

Come on out and see what putting on a bluegrass festival is all about!  The YBMS Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 7:00 P.M. at Well Read Books, 4137 4th Avenue, Whitehorse, Yukon.  Now is the time to step up to the plate and help the Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival survive … Read More

2017 Yukon Bluegrass Golf Tournament FUNdraiser!

August 17, 2017By AdminUncategorized

When:  Saturday September 9, 2017 Where:  Meadow Lakes Golf Resort Time:  Shotgun start at 12:00 noon (9 holes) Price:  $220 / 4 person team or $55 / person (individual) Please note:  Entry deadline is September 2, 2017 Includes: music burgers (after golf) 9 holes, best ball format Great chance for prizes Longest drive Closest to … Read More

2017 Festival set to go Friday June 9th!

June 8, 2017By AdminUncategorized

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 … Read More

On-line Ticket Sales Running Smoothly Again!

May 16, 2017By Admintickets

Last weekend, we experienced problems with our on-line weekend pass sales.  The program was running, but slowly, like the proverbial January molasses.  All is fixed now, so if you tried to buy passes, got frustrated and gave up, please try again.  Alternatively, you can release your inner Luddite and just walk down to Dean’s Strings … Read More

Showcase Band Competition!

May 1, 2017By AdminUncategorized

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 … Read More