Bluegrass Museum Announces Details of Grand Opening


The Bluegrass Music Hall Fame and Museum has announced details its grand opening this fall.

The organization says the $15 million building in downtown Owensboro, Kentucky, will celebrate its opening Oct. 18-20 with three days music that highlight the past, present and future bluegrass music.

The first event on Thursday, Oct. 18 is private and features artists paying homage to those who shaped bluegrass music. On Friday, there’s an already sold-out concert by Kentucky native Sam Bush.

On Saturday, the museum opens for public tours and there will be free concerts all day on its outdoor stage featuring a variety performers including the Yonder Mountain String Band.