201 W. High St., Carlisle, PA 17013

Authentic Unlimited
New Dismembered Tennesseans
Tray Wellington Band
Billy Hurt and Five Mile Mountain Road
Seth Mulder and Midnight Run

The Bands

Authentic Unlimited


John Meador​​
Jerry Cole
Eli Johnston
Jesse Brock
Stephen Burwell



Ed “Doc” Cullis
Laura Walker
Bobby Martin
Don Cassell
Brian Blaylock

New Dismembered Tennesseans

Tray Wellington Band


Tray Wellington
Josiah Nelson
Nick Weitzenfeld
Katelynn Lowe

Five Mile Mountain Road


Billy Hurt
Brennen Ernst
Seth Boyd
Caleb Erickson
J. C. Radford

Seth Mulder and Midnight Run


Seth Mulder
Colton Powers
Ben Watlington
Max Etling
Max Silverstein

Seating is open. Free admission. Bike racks available throughout campus. The lawn may be accessed starting at 8:00 AM on the day of the festival. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. A wide array of vendors will keep appetites happy with everything from french fries and bratwurst to Thai food and ice cream, plus non-alcoholic drinks and smoothies. Restrooms will be available. Dickinson College is a smoke-free campus. Festival is held rain or shine. Get ready for great music!

Support the Festival

Do you love Bluegrass on the Grass? Become a patron today! We need your support so we may continue to attract the best bluegrass bands in the country to Carlisle’s most-anticipated live music event of the year. It only takes two minutes to make your tax-deductible contribution via Dickinson’s secure giving website at www.dickinson.edu/gift. Simply choose Other on the drop-down menu next to Designation, then write in Bluegrass on the Grass Festival.

We ask devoted attendees who enjoy the music and share our goals of cultivating, sharing and sustaining American Musical genres to ensure that Bluegrass on the Grass will continue for many more years to come. Make your annual tax-deductible contribution today! Every gift counts.