Advance TICKETS Available

Online Only


Friday, August 5th

Tidewater Bluegrass Music Association


Alan R. Young - Wildlife artist with originals and prints • Sullivan Morris Pottery • Soap Lily Soaps

Just Crazy Good Dips, Gourmet dips • MIOTG, hand painted crystal glass nail files • Ted Coggins, leather goods

More to come...!

We are looking forward to seeing y'all this year we are located at the Dillard City Hall Fairgrounds

892 Franklin Street • Dillard, GA

Gates open • Friday 9:00 a.m. & Saturday 9:00 a.m.

FREE parking & shuttles... follow the signs!

• Dogs are welcome on leash and non-aggressive.

Featuring...  Balsam Range

Crowe Brothers • Shannon Slaughter & County Clare

Leipers Fork • Foxfire Boys • Carolina Blue • Bluebilly Grit

Shadow Ridge • Curtis Blackwell & The Dixie Bluegrass Boys

Oliver Rice & The Blue Ridge Mountain Boys

Forms + Cookers Info

We're conveniently located at the City of Dillard Fairgrounds. Motel, B&Bs and RV Camp Grounds available near by.

Great Pictures of Our Festival.


All forms and applications for crafters, food vendors, judging and sponsors.

Cooker information here, too.

​​​Location + Lodging


20th Dillard Bluegrass + Barbeque Festival

August 5th + 6th, 2016

                                  GA State



Saturday, August 6th

We will be selling raffle tickets for a quilt that is being make for us from all of our

Dillard Bluegrass & Barbeque Festival t-shirts from 1997 to 2016! More information and pictures to follow!!

This Festival benefits local organizations including
Community Pantry, Boy Scout Troop 40
Sheriff’s Auxiliary & Rabun County 4-H.