SANTA CLAUS, IND—–That “high lonesome sound” will fill the air at Holiday World during the upcoming Labor Day Weekend as the park hosts its first “Red, White & Bluegrass Festival.”

Throughout the three-day holiday weekend, these nationally- and regionally-known bluegrass groups will perform in the park’s Hoosier Celebration Theater:

Saturday, August 30
Special Consensus  11am-12:30pm
The Howlin’ Brothers  12:45-1:45pm
Blue Moon Rising  2-3:30pm
Town Mountain  3:45-5:15pm
Blue Highway  5:30-6:30pm

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out

Sunday, August 31
Rambling Rooks  2:30-4pm
The SteelDrivers  4:15-5:15pm
Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out (pictured at left)  5:30pm-6:30pm

Monday, September 1
The Boxcars 12:45-2:15pm
Claire Lynch Band  2:30-4pm
Lonesome River Band  4:30-5:30pm

This weekend’s bluegrass concerts are included in the regular ticket price to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari. The promo code “BLUEGRASS” may be used online to save on three-day tickets, which are available for $75 per person and provide admission to all three days of Red, White & Bluegrass. For more information, visit the parks’ website at or call 1-877-463-2645.
Released: August 25, 2014
Media contact: Paula Werne,