South Essex Bluegrass Festival is continuing to establish itself as the best July Bluegrass festival in the country! 2016 will be the third year running that we put this festival together. With your help, let’s make it the best one yet! More bands, more picking, more jamming, more fun.
Read a review of the 2015 festival here.
Festival News This year’s latest news
South Essex Bluegrass Festival is delighted to welcome this truly traditional, old-school Bluegrass band. Hailing from Italy but faithfully reproducing a raw, powerful and genuine sound of the early years of blue grass music. If Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs is how you like your Bluegrass, they will not disappoint!
Firstly….yeeeehaaaa!! Ah, that’s better…. New site this second year for the festival, first class facilities in the village hall at Bulphan and lovely level site for camping with shady trees, (groves) to get away from the blistering sun…well equipped play areas for the children, and large marquees for the jammers, modern sound system (more of