Welcome to Bluegrass Hawai`i!!

If you're looking for bluegrass and traditional music in the Hawaiian Islands, you've come to the right place. Our little community of music lovers from all over Hawai`i and the rest of the world is growing bigger every day. We're now offering paid memberships for only $10/year! Use your PayPal account or mail a check. Become a member today and support bluegrass and traditional music in the Aloha State! Or add yourself to our mailing list - it's FREE. CLICK HERE.

Any changes, corrections, or additions to this site? Please email evelyn@bluegrasshawaii.com and I'll add, modify, or delete right away. Mahalo!

NEWS

BLUEGRASS IN THE KO'OLAU

Ho'omaluhia Botanical Park, Kaneohe
October 28 through 31, 2016

Bluegrass in the Ko'olau is right around the corner! This is the best opportunity to listen, participate, camp, and just generally have a great time with the music that we all love! Make sure to save the dates!

Planning on camping? Remember, you must be a member to camp, it's still just ten American dollars! Click HERE to find out how to join. Not sure if you're a member? Email evelyn@bluegrasshawaii.com to find out!

BLUEGRASS HAWAII JAM

Manoa Valley District Park, 2721 Kaaipu Ave, Honolulu, HI 96822
Sunday September 18th, 2016, 1 - 5 pm

A good time was had by all! Take a look at some pictures: https://jmvdo1.shutterfly.com/839635, thanks James!

NORTH SHORE RAMBLERS and SAM AND THE SUMO NINJAZ

Boogie on the Back Porch #7
Surf-n-Sea
62-595 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, 1-800-899-SURF
Saturday September 24th, 7:00 pm - 10 pm

Come out to the North Shore and enjoy some great bluegrass with the North Shore Ramblers, Sam and the Sumo Ninjaz, and Joe "Collard" Green! Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at Surf-n-Sea in advance or that night. Seating is limited so get your tickets early!

JUSTIN MURATA and KELA

The Willows
901 Hausten Street, Honolulu, 952-9200
Friday September 30th, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Our favorite guitar (finger) picker Justin Murata will be playing Hawaiian music with his band Kela at The Willows on Friday September 30th from 6:30 to 8:30. If you plan on being in the area or just want to get out for some excellent food and drink in a relaxing, open-air environment, you will not want to miss it. The Willows is located in lovely Moili`ili.

SALOON PILOTS

Downbeat Lounge
42 North Hotel Street, Honolulu, 808-955-7383
Friday, September 30th, 9:00pm - 1:00am


DOCTOR PAUL

Downbeat Lounge
True Tone Songwriter Series
42 North Hotel Street, Honolulu, 808-955-7383
Tuesday, October 4th, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Original Music for Original People! Influences: Dylan; Springsteen; Paul Simon; Buffett; Da Blues; Little Feat; Credence; CSNY; U2; Country Cousins - Lyle, Shelby, Lucinda, Willie. Let's party our way to the revolution!

Support live, original music! Vote with your feet! Downbeat Diner

ALL ISLANDS

DON'T MISS THESE OTHER COOL EVENTS!

Don't miss these OTHER cool recurring events, with focus on traditional music, here and there all over the Hawaiian Islands! Some happen monthly or even quarterly. Others have gatherings several times per month! All are listed on our RECURRING EVENTS page.
  • First Monday of each month, Waihuena Farm, Sunset Beach (O`ahu)
  • First Tuesday of each month at Big City Diner Jam in Kailua (O`ahu)
  • Second Saturday of each month at Rainbow Park, Makawao, Pickin' with the Chickens!
  • Third Tuesday of each month at Surf and Sea, Haleiwa
  • Fourth Sunday of each month, Bluegrass Hawaii Half-Fast Bluegrass Philharmonic Society,
    Please contact Larry Hind at divefish343@comcast.net for information.
  • Contradancers Of Hawaii (O`ahu)
  • Traditional Music Jam (TradJam)--O`ahu
  • First Saturday Pickin' & Potluck (Big Island)
  • Maui Singalong Circle, contant Phil and Cris Peacock at philandcrisp@gmail.com
  • Contradancing on Maui

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YOUR MEMBERSHIP TODAY!

Your membership helps us support bluegrass through campouts, workshops, jam sessions, and promotion of Hawaii venues to visiting bands. And at just $10.00, it's a bargain!

TO JOIN OR RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP, please use the PayPal button below to use your credit or debit card, OR mail a check or money order for $10.00 to Bluegrass Hawaii, P.O. Box 861688, Wahiawa, HI 96786.

BLUEGRASS HAWAII MEMBERSHIP (Just $10!):
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