Fan Fest Draws Krauss, McCoury, Skaggs

Alison Krauss & Union Station, the Del McCoury Band and Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder are among the bands that will play at the Bluegrass Fan Fest on Oct. 28-30 at the Nashville Convention Center. More than 10,000 fans are expected at the event, which concludes the International Bluegrass Music Association’s (IBMA) World of Bluegrass week. Other performers include Rhonda Vincent & the Rage, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, J.D. Crowe & the New South, Mountain Heart, IIIrd Tyme Out and dozens more. This will be the first time the event has been held in Nashville. Tickets are available at 1-888-GET-IBMA.