DelFest Teases ‘The Bluegrass Congress’ Lineup For 2018 Event


The 2018 DelFest will be held at Allegany County Fairgrounds in Cumberland, Maryland May 24 – 27. Earlier today, DelFest organizers shared a picture hinting at the lineup for a once-in-a-lifetime event planned as part of next year’s festival: The Bluegrass Congress.

Yesterday, DelFest revealed an invitation from host Del McCoury was sent out a very select group of elite bluegrass pickers. Those who were sent the invitation were asked to be part of The Bluegrass Congress, which will convene on the Saturday night of DelFest ’18. Check out the invite:

Today, DelFest shared a painting that captures The 2018 DelFest Bluegrass Congress crossing the “DELaware.” Here’s the image and see if you can spy the bluegrass legends that will take part in the Saturday night Bluegrass Congress set:

Tickets for DelFest ’18 are on sale now via Eventbrite.

Watch great moments from DelFest shared ahead of this year’s festival: