The North Carolina Bluegrass Pavilion Application Form

If you are a media organization we will have a media station where you can set up shop to do interviews, reporting and broadcasts and we invite you to reserve a time slot in our media booth.


Stellar Lineup at IBMA’s Wide Open Bluegrass Festival

The first performers announced for the two-day Raleigh, NC festival; A special collaboration between bluegrass titans Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas, Béla Fleck, Alison Krauss, Del McCoury and Tony Rice, in addition to Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers Featuring Edie Brickell and Punch Brothers.


Raleigh Rolls Out The "Blue" Carpet

Raleigh rolls out the ”blue” carpet in preparation for September’s World of Bluegrass. • While the World of Bluegrass is still five months away, that doesn’t mean the Greater Raleigh hospitality community, City of Raleigh, numerous event venues and performing arts organizations are waiting to share their enthusiasm.


World of Bluegrass 2013

World of Bluegrass is the Bluegrass music’s industry gathering and family reunion in Raleigh, North Carolina. World of Bluegrass is composed of three components: The Business Conference, The Awards, The Festival.


Knee-Deep in World of Bluegrass

Enter to win World of Bluegrass prizes from Knee-Deep in Bluegrass and The Mast Farm Inn


Knee-Deep In Bluegrass With Cindy Baucom

The Mast Farm Inn is honored to be one of the official sponsors of Knee Deep in Bluegrass. Each of our segments in the show presents and features an outstanding North Carolina bluegrass artist.

Warren Hellmann

Warren Hellmann, Bluegrass & Philanthropy

If you Google “bluegrass” and “philanthropy,” two stories pop up: Warren Hellman’s Hardly Strictly festival and Steve Martin’s awesome, annual $50,000 bluegrass grants. The music is not without benefactors at the regional level, Henri Deschamps from Western NC has been very generous to the bluegrass community.