A Note About HSB14 Scheduling

A number of people have approached us recently regarding the fact that this year's Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival falls on the same weekend as Yom Kippur. When we first realized the conflict, last year, we considered other dates for the event. None were available. The festival takes over a large area of the park, so scheduling is no simple feat. Most of the staff and many of the artists work this event into their calendar, so there was only so much flexibility we had to look at other dates. read more »

Warren Hellman Museum now closed

The Warren Hellman Museum is now closed. The museum was a temporary exhibit celebrating the life of HSB founder Warren Hellman that ran from October 2012 thru January 2014, in collaboration with Slim's, the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival and the Hellman Family.

HSB Merchandise

It's not to late to take HSB with you around town - Pick up some stylish HSB13 clothing, posters and other cool items!


Relive much of this year's festival by visiting the archives of artists from Banjo, Arrow, Star and Tower stages! Use the webcast page to select by day, by stage, or by band or artist name.

Frequently Asked Questions

Get the scoop on this year's festival by reading our Frequently Asked Questions page.