Banjo Fest 2018

September 6-8, 2018

Thursday, September 6th, 6 PM
Welcome Reception & BBQ - SOLD OUT
At the American Banjo Museum - Live music by the Philadelphia Mummers, Taylor Pfieffer and Tim Allan;
Exhibit opening - Philadelphia Mummers - Struttin’ Their Stuff;
jamming and presentation of the American Banjo Museum “Awards of Excellence”.
Includes: BBQ meal, beer, wine, and soft drinks

Friday, September 7th, 9 AM-2 PM
Banjo Newsletter Workshop - $60
At the American Banjo Museum with Eddie Collins, Janet Davis, and Tony Trischka 9 am - Eddie: From essentials to hot licks
10:30 am - Janet: Back-up- what to do when not soloing; taking your playing to the next level
12:30 pm - Tony: Putting it all together - combining the techniques of Earl Scruggs, Don Reno and Bill Keith

Friday, September 7th, 6 PM
American Banjo Museum Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies - $60 
At the spectacular top of Devon Tower downtown Oklahoma City
American Banjo Museum Induction Ceremony honoring Bela Fleck, Borgy Borgerson,
Hub Nitchie/Banjo Newsletter, Jim Henson and Eddie Collins.
Musical segments by Tony Trischka, John McEuen, David Stephens, Tim Allan & Johnny Baier.
Includes: Reception with live music & cash bar.
Dinner (Wedge salad, bone-in roasted breast of chicken with peppercorn glaze,
garlic-whipped potatoes, seasonal vegetables, cheesecake or apple pie)
Dress for the evening is business attire (black tie optional)

Saturday, September 8th, Noon - 5 PM
Exhibit Opening & Informal Performances
Free with museum admission
At the American Banjo Museum Noon - Exhibit opening - The Jim Henson Life and Legacy
12:15PM – 1:00PM – David Stephens
1:15PM – 2:00PM – Eddie Collins
2:15PM – 3:00PM – Johnny Baier
3:15PM – 4:00PM – Taylor Pfieffer
4:15PM – 5:00PM – Philadelphia Mummers

Saturday, September 8th, 7 PM
BANJO FEST presents Bela Fleck, John McEuen,
Tony Trischka and Tim Allan
Tickets range from $25-$35
Hudiburg Chevrolet Performing Arts Theater, Rose State College, Midwest City

Saturday, September 8th, 10 PM
Post Concert Afterglow Party - $25
At the American Banjo Museum
Includes: Pizza buffet, beer, wine and soft drinks


The Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Oklahoma City Downtown-Bricktown adjacent to the American Banjo Museum will be the host hotel for this celebration. A special rate of $149 per night is available. Make reservations by calling 888-HOLIDAY and mention “Group A18”

Contact Details

Address: 9 E Sheridan Ave Oklahoma City, OK 73104


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Phone: (405) 604-2793

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