North West Arkansas Blue Grass Festival

Musicians have been jammin’ in Harrison for over 40 years at the Northwest Arkansas Bluegrass Festival. This yearly 3-day event is held at Beacon Park, located five miles North of Harrison, Arkansas on U.S. Hwy 65.

Bring your lawn chairs and your acoustic instruments and enjoy the fun. Gospel and bluegrass music will be playing all weekend. Some music is played around the park by impromptu groups. Those jams begin at 7 a.m. and last all day and evening. Staged performances also take place. 

Admission is $10 on Thursday, $10 on Friday and $12 on Saturday. A three-day pass is available for $25. Call Larry Martin at 870.426.3477 or 870.577.2455 for more information. Beacon Park has 100 RV hook-ups, two dump stations and handicap accessible restrooms. Full concessions is located onsite.

The 43rd Annual Bluegrass Festival is set for August 14-16, 2014.