TELLURIDE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL
Nightgrass 2011 Features Seven Shows, Lottery and New Venue
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The Telluride Bluegrass Festival 2011's NightGrass series, featuring 11 nighttime shows over the course of the festival weekend, has added the Palm Theater as a new venue.

NightGrass tickets are sold completely separately from festival tickets.

Tickets for seven shows in the program's two most intimate venues (the Sheridan Opera House and the Fly Me to the Moon Saloon) will be sold via an online lottery, starting today (Thursday, April 21). Applicants can request, by filling out the lottery form, up to two tickets for any of the seven shows they are interested in attending. Lottery entrants will only be charged for the shows they win tickets for (no service fees are charged for any tickets). More details at: telluridebluegrass.com

All other tickets (at larger venues, the Telluride Conference Center and the Palm Theatre) go onsale at shop.bluegrass.com on Tuesday, April 26.

Single-day festival tickets for Thursday, June 16, to Telluride Bluegrass,are still available at shop.bluegrass.com; the festival is otherwise sold out.

Nightgrass Schedule

Wednesday, June 15

The 10th Annual Bluegrass Kick-Off Party with Yonder Mountain String Band, Telluride Conference Center, all ages, $25 in advance

Thursday, June 16

Railroad Earth, Sheridan Opera House, ages 21+ (unless accompanied by parent), $30

Cornmeal, Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, ages 21+, $20

Trampled by Turtles w/ Joe Pug, Palm Theater, ages 21+, $20

Friday, June 17

Yonder Mountain String Band, Sheridan Opera House, ages 21+ (unless accompanied by parent), $35

Head for the Hills, Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, ages 21+, $20

The Head & The Heart and Matthew & The Atlas, Palm Theater, ages 21+, $20



Saturday, June 18

Mumford & Sons w/ Abigail Washburn, Sheridan Opera House, ages 21+ (unless accompanied by parent), $35

Infamous Stringdusters, Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, ages 21+, $20

Emmitt-Nershi Band, Palm Theater, all ages, $20

Sunday, June 19

Punch Brothers featuring Chris Thile, Sheridan Opera House, ages 21+ (unless accompanied by parent), $30

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