Saturday, June 27, 2015
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Historic Downtown Wylie
Ballard Ave & Olde City Park
Vendor Application, Car Show Flyer
Wylie will indeed be wide awake June 27 for Bluegrass on Ballard, a free festival featuring top bands, a car show, arts and crafts and great food. The event in historic downtown Wylie breathes new life into the city’s longtime moniker and continues the tradition of drawing citizens and members of neighboring communities into the heart of the city.
Slated to perform are top bluegrass bands Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, Texas & Tennessee featuring Steve Huber and John R. Bowman, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band, Phil Ferguson & Texas True, In Achordance, and Bobby Giles & Music Mountain.
The day begins at 10 a.m. with arts and crafts vendors in Olde City Park, a chili cook-off, and great food and goes through the evening with a 150+ car show and bands performing from 3 to 10 p.m.
Picking and Jamming
Bring your instrument and pick and jam with other musicians on the street or in shops and restaurants!
Music on Ballard Avenue: 3 pm – 10 pm
Car Show on Ballard Avenue: 4 pm - 9 pm (Car Show Flyer)
Chili Cook-off in Olde City Park: 10 am – 4 pm
Arts & Crafts in Olde City Park: 10 am – 8 pm (Vendor Application)
3:00 pm ‐ 3:45 pm Phil Ferguson & Texas True
3:55 pm ‐ 4:40 pm Bobby Giles & Music Mountain
5:00 pm ‐ 5:45 pm In Achordance
5:55 pm ‐ 6:40 pm Texas & Tennessee
7:00 pm ‐ 8:15 pm Sgt Peppers Lonely Bluegrass Band
8:30 pm ‐ 9:45 pm Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers
*Times subject to change
Details at DiscoverWylie.com and BluegrassHeritage.org
Best Western Plus Wylie Inn
2011 N Highway 78, Wylie, Texas 75098Phone: 972/429-1771 | Fax: 972/429-1775
Ask for the Bluegrass on Ballard special rate when booking your stay. 2014 Bluegrass on Ballard Event Photos
The Wylie Jubilee Bluegrass on Ballard is presented by the Wylie Downtown Merchants Association, the City of Wylie Texas, and the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation.