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If you're looking for bluegrass and traditional music in the Hawaiian Islands, you've come to the right place. Our little community of music lovers from all over Hawai`i and the rest of the world is growing bigger every day. We're now offering paid memberships for only $20/year! Use your PayPal account or mail a check. Become a member today and support bluegrass and traditional music in the Aloha State! Or add yourself to our mailing list - it's FREE. CLICK HERE.

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NEWS

BLUEGRASS HAWAII MANOA JAM

Manoa Valley District Park, Kahaloa Drive, Honolulu, HI 96822
Sunday June 20th, 2021, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

DATE: SUNDAY, June 20th, 2021

TIME/LOCATION: Manoa Valley District Park, Kahaloa Drive, Honolulu, HI 96822

BRING: Traditional instruments, chairs or blanket, cooler, snacks, and drinks.

DIRECTIONS: Exit the H1 Freeway at University Ave. Head north toward the mountains. Stay on University Avenue as it goes uphill and then downhill. Then turn right on E. Manoa Rd. Go through Manoa town and then turn left on Kahaloa Ave. We will be on the left side under the trees. Hope to see you there!

IMPORTANT NOTE: We still have to comply with the Governors' and Mayor's COVID-related regulatory guidance. All jam circles will be limited in size depending on the Tier level in effect at the time of the jam (currently Tier 3, which would restrict jam circles to 10 people). Please respect your fellow musicians. Bluegrass Hawaii requests that all participants engage in appropriate social distancing and other infection-mitigating measures for the health and safety of all. Attendees may be asked whether and when they have been vaccinated against COVID-19.

ALL ISLANDS

RECURRING EVENTS ARE TEMPORARILY ON HOLD!!

Don't miss these OTHER cool recurring events, with focus on traditional music, here and there all over the Hawaiian Islands! Some happen monthly or even quarterly. Others have gatherings several times per month! All are listed on our RECURRING EVENTS page.
  • First Monday of each month, Waihuena Farm, Sunset Beach (O`ahu)
    Evenings starting about 6:30 pm
    59-414 Kamehameha Hwy next to Sunset Elementary https://waihuenafarm.com/
  • Second Saturday of each month at Rainbow Park, Makawao, Pickin' with the Chickens!
    2 pm to dusk
  • Third Sunday of each month, Bluegrass Hawaii Jam in Manoa District Park, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    In April and October this jam is moved to Ho'omaluhia Botanical Park, Kaneohe
    In February it is moved to Kahumana Farms in the back of Maili Valley, Waianae, O'ahu
  • Third Tuesday of each month at Surf-n-Sea, Haleiwa
    On the back second story lanai, 6:30 pm to 10 pm
  • Fourth Sunday of each month, Bluegrass Hawaii Half-Fast Bluegrass Philharmonic Society
    Set up for novice musicians, pot luck, 2 pm to 6 pm
    Please contact Larry Hind at larry@divefish.com for information.
  • First and third Saturdays of the month,Contradancers Of Hawaii (O`ahu)
    Visit https://contradancehi.weebly.com/
    7:30 - 10:00 pm, Kapiolani Community College Chapel
  • First Satuday of each month - Pickin' & Pot Luck (Big Island)
    Willis Saturday Jam, Kona Heavens, Big Island
    1:30 pm - 6:00 pm, not just Bluegrass
  • First and third Sundays of the month - Traditional Music Jam (TradJam), Moanaloa Valley Oahu
    Please contact Wilson Pang at wpang@hawaiiantel.net
    And check out the webpage at https://sites.google.com/site/tradjam/
  • Maui Singalong Circle, contact Phil and Cris Peacock at philandcrisp@gmail.com

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