Hey there, music lovers and festival-goers! June will be here before you know it and that means it’s time to get your tickets for the Crisfield Bluegrass & Sunset Festival! This is the second annual event and it’s looking to be even bigger and better than last year. Join us on Jersey Island at Somers Cove Marina on June 17, 2023, for the all-day, rain-or-shine event.
This festival is all about celebrating the rich tradition of bluegrass music that has been a part of the Chesapeake Bay region for generations. You'll hear everything from traditional tunes to contemporary interpretations, all performed by talented musicians from around the area.
Tim and Savannah Finch are the founders of the Crisfield Bluegrass and Sunset Festival, bringing their love of music, traveling to festivals, and experience in instrument sales to their new hometown.
- Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
- A Tribute to Doc Watson featuring Trey Hensley, Jack Lawrence, and T. Michael Coleman
- Seldom Scene
- Danny Paisley and Southern Grass
- Tim and Savannah Finch with the Eastman String Band
- US Navy Country Current
- Blue Crab Crossing
But the festival is about more than just the music. It's a fun and family-friendly event that offers something for the whole family. In addition to the music, there are plenty of food vendors serving up delicious local fare, and check out the craft vendors selling musical instruments and supplies, art, jewelry, and more.
One of the highlights of the festival is the beautiful setting. The event takes place at the Somers Cove Marina, which is located right on the waterfront. Festival-goers can enjoy stunning views of the Chesapeake Bay while listening to some of the best bluegrass music around.
Stick around to gather on the marina for the Sunset Ceremony! As a community, watch the sun go down over the water, accompanied by a beautiful musical performance. It's a peaceful and reflective way to end a day filled with fun and excitement. Then, weather permitting, there will be a fantastic firework show!
Overall, the Crisfield Bluegrass and Sunset Festival is a wonderful way to experience the beauty and culture of the Chesapeake Bay region. Whether you're a fan of bluegrass music or simply looking for a fun family outing, this festival is sure to be a delight. So mark your calendars and buy your tickets now for a day in Crisfield full of music, food, and fun in the sun!