Ditmars Orchard and the Great Plains Bluegrass and Old Time Music Association will again host Saturday and Sunday’s Applegrass Bluegrass Festival. Ten regional bluegrass and old time music bands will play at Ditmars Orchard, 19475 225th St. on the east side of Council Bluffs.
Admission is $10 a day or $15 for a two-day pass. Children 15 and younger get in free. Live music on the main stage will run from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. both days.
Orchard-sponsored activities during the day require a wristband, $5 for children (ages 3-18) and $2 for adults. During the day, enjoy tractor-pulled wagon rides, corn mazes, apple picking and a playground.
Ditmars will open at 9 a.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday. Come early and bring instruments to join open jams. Vendor booths and concessions will be available.
For more festival and band information, visit applegrassfestival.com.
– by Sue Story Truax
Editor’s Note: This story was originally published on Omaha.com
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