HANK 96.1, Highbridge Springs and the Troubadour Concert Series
Bluegrass Concerts at the Kentucky Castle.
SEATING PROVIDED but you might bring a seating pad for more comfort.
TICKETS: TheKentuckyCastle.com/Concerts or call 859-256-0322
The structure has been an iconic image in the bluegrass for decades. The music has been an iconic part of the bluegrass since Bill Monroe walked the soil of the Commonwealth a century ago. Now, the two worlds will meet in one of the the nation’s most fascinating venues of roots music in north America. The Troubadour Concert Series, HANK 96.1 and Highbridge Spring Water have partnered with the Kentucky Castle to launch a national level series of concerts that will be held in theatre-like seating, celebrating renown Bluegrass and Americana artists and their music. Yes, the famous Castle is being turned into the most elegant presentation of roots music concerts in north America …
SEASON TICKETS JUST $299 EACH online TheKentuckyCastle.com/Concerts or by phone 859-256-0322
ONLY $35 EACH INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCES online TheKentuckyCastle.com/Concerts or by phone 859-256-0322
CONCERT ONLY : $35 per person Concert and Dinner: $95 per person … Concerts begin at 7:30PM
LOCATION: The Kentucky Castle, 230 Pisgah Pike (Versailles RD) Versailles, KY 40383
TO BOOK A ROOM (yes, at the Castle!) or QUESTIONS, PHONE: Castle office 859-256-0322
June 13 EXILE brought to you by COMMUNITY TRUST BANK, member FDIC.
Kentucky Hall of Fame EXILE will be singing all the hits plus more at the Castle. JP and Sonny have been awarded the BMI Million-Air Award getting 11 million radio plays of “The Closer You Get,” “She’s A Miracle,” “Give Me One More Chance,” and “Beautiful Mess.” Beginning with “I Want To Kiss You All Over” they are arguable the most popular and beloved of Kentucky’s musicians
July 11 THE GRASCALS
One of the most energetic and popular bluegrass bands in the nation, The Grascals, including Terry Eldredge on guitar and Kristin Scott Benson on banjo, have performed on the Grand Ole Opry and stages and festivals across America.
July 25 LEROY TROY & THE TENNESSEE MAFIA JUG BAND
One of the most entertaining bands in bluegrass … Brilliant, funny, Grand Ole Opry performers as seen often on the Marty Stuart Show on RFD-TV, Leroy performs in the long shadow of Uncle Dave Macon, String Bean and Grandpa Jones.
Aug 15 THE FARM HANDS
One of the best in Bluegrass Music! The band has garnered over 60 NATIONAL AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS and has won an unprecedented 24 major awards including 2018 bluegrass BAND OF THE YEAR.
Aug 29 ALISON BROWN QUARTET
Alison made her name as a virtuosic instrumentalist and as an accomplished composer that earned plenty of comparisons to Béla Fleck and David Grisman. Brown began playing the banjo before reaching her teens, winning numerous contests and performing at the Grand Ole Opry.
Sept 19 ROB ICKES & TREY HENSLEY
Rob Ickes is an instrumental giant, founding member of BLUEHIGHWAY and being awarded the prestigious DOBRO PLAYER OF THE YEAR from the IBMA over 15 times. Trey is a powerful guitarist and songwriter. Together they present a musical and often volcanic display of musicianship in one ofthe most talked about concerts of the year.
Oct 3 TRAVELIN’ McCOURYS
Among the most awarded musicians in the world of bluegrass, the band is composed of brothers Ronnie McCoury and Rob McCoury, plus Alan Bartram, Jason Carter, and Cody Kilby, and was formed out of the Del McCoury Band. Jason Carter is a 5-time IBMA Fiddle Player of the Year, Ronnie is an 8-time Mandolin Player of the Year.
Oct 17 OVER THE RHINE
The popular Ohio-based husband-and-wife team of Linford Detweiler and Karin Bergquist have toured and recorded in many variations. They have shared the stage with Bob Dylan, John Prine, Adrian Belew, Ani DiFranco, My Morning Jacket, Hem, and Cowboy Junkies.
Oct 24 TIM O’BRIEN
Multi-instrumentalist, multi-award winner, one of the spearheads of contemporary bluegrass. and co-founder and lead vocalist of the legendary band Hot Rize. One of the best of the BEST!
Some dates subject to change. Concerts will be on the roof or on the Castle grounds.
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