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Annual DelFest

Sunday, May 26, 2019 at 11:25am

Allegany County Fairgrounds
11400 Moss Avenue
Cumberland, MD 21502

DelFest is held at the beautiful Allegany County Fairgrounds in Cumberland, MD (2.5 hrs from Baltimore and DC). The festival originated from the desire to create a family-friendly music festival celebrating the rich legacy of McCoury Music while creating a forum for world-class musical collaborations and to showcase fresh new talent with a down-home feeling. Produced in association with High Sierra Music, the 11th Annual DelFest will again offer a quality festival experience stamped with the unique McCoury touch. Personally chosen by Del, the Allegany County Fairgrounds in Cumberland, MD served as the perfect location for DelFest–nestled along the Potomac River in the scenic Appalachian Mountains, the Fairgrounds are convenient to four major airports and easily reached by rail or road. The city of Cumberland is also a great host offering multiple hotel options, a charming downtown and great amenities including biking, a steam train engine and museum, and some top notch dining.

In addition to traditional stage sets by these world-class artists, attendees can again expect to see one-of-a-kind collaborations, special guest sit-ins, various tributes to Del McCoury and his musical legacy, intimate appearances, both at unique “playshops”-informal workshops where the emphasis will be on performance rather than instruction-and in late night indoor performances and picking sessions. Delfest will be immediately preceded by a 3-day Music Academy hosted by The Travelin’ McCourys and other all star players.

Schedule:

Grandstand

11:25am: Dré & The Gospel Collective

1:40pm: Joe Craven & The Sometimers

3:40pm: The SteelDrivers

5:55pm: The Del McCoury Band

8:10pm: Sam Bush

10:25pm: Railroad Earth

Music Hall

12:45pm: Front Country

2:30pm: Laurel Canyon

4:15pm: The Gibson Brothers

12:15am: The DelFest Chaser w/ The Travelin’ McCourys, Sam Bush and more

Potomac

1:00pm: Po' Ramblin' Boys

2:45pm: Darin & Brooke Aldridge

4:30pm: Marty O’Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra

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