Rhonda Vincent, Deer Creek Boys to headline 2019 New Richmond Bluegrass Festival

Quebec's first and only bluegrass music festival, the New Richmond Bluegrass Festival will present it's 17th edition from August 28 to September 1, 2019 (the camping area opens August 24) at Duthie Point Festival Park in New Richmond (Quebec). We invite you to join us for bluegrass music with a "Quebec accent" and to find out why we've earned a reputation as one of bluegrass music's friendliest festivals. Click here for more information or to purchase tickets.

Main stage shows

Music on the main stage gets under way Thursday afternoon (August 29) and will feature the "Queen of bluegrass music", Rhonda Vincent & the Rage (Missouri), the Deer Creek Boys (Virginia), the Tennessee Mafia Jug Band (Tennessee), Ray Legere & Acoustic Horizon (New Brunswick), the Bluegrass Diamonds (New Brunswick) and the Bluegrass Unit (Nova Scotia). More acts will be announced shortly. See the lineup and schedule.

Classic country music evening

Country music fans will enjoy Wednesday evening's classic country music show with Roger Lee Martin and more. The music gets under way at 7 PM and will be followed by a campfire jam. Performers will be announced in early 2019.

Late night jams

These late night jams were a very popular addition to the 2018 edition of the New Richmond Bluegrass Festival. These late night jams which are hosted by on stage bands allow amateur musicians to join in and perform for the late night crowd.  They take place nightly Thursday through Saturday in the barn after the main stage shows.

After Hours show Saturday in the barn

The Clemville Kids will return for their traditional Saturday night After Hours show in the barn. Their energetic show featuring a mix of country and bluegrass music has become an integral part of the festival since their first appearance in 2010.

Campfire jams

Early birds can enjoy our campfire jams from Saturday to Wednesday (August 24 to 28) and once again on Sunday after the Circle. Join us to jam around the campfire.

Free camping

Rough camping is FREE all week (August 24 to September 2) with the purchase of your all-inclusive pass or for the duration of your stay with the purchase of yout 2 or 3-day pass. If you'd like to be even closer to all the music, reserved camping is available for $30 per unit for the entire week. Click here for more information on camping and nearby lodging.

Tent rentals

Want to stay on site but don't have your own RV or tent? You can rent one of out tents which are set up just a 2-minute walk from the main stage area. Reserve yours early, quantities are limited. More information.

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