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Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2019 Full Schedule

Full day-by-day lineup and schedule has just been announced
By - posted 9/3/2019 No Comment

2019 brings San Francisco the 19th annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival, one of the largest, free-est and beloved music festivals in the country. Be one of over 750,000 attendees over the three-day musical extravaganza in beautiful Golden Gate Park.

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2019
Three days, seven stages, over 90 artists
Friday-Sunday, Oct. 4-6, 2019
– The meadows open at 9 am each day.
Hellman Hollow, Lindley & Marx meadows in Golden Gate Park

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Important Security Updates for 2019

No Coolers / Clear Bag Policy: Please note for 2019 there are new security restrictions and a clear-bag policy – You can no longer bring in coolers or large bags. Any bags/backpacks must be clear plastic, measuring less than 16”x16”x8”.

  • Blankets and short backed chairs (seats no more than 9” from the ground) are allowed, but will be subject to search.
  • Any restricted or oversized items will be turned away at all entry points.

New Fencing: The perimeter will now have fence lines and there will only be four entrances. Be aware that the side paths that have been used for years will be closed off with fencing for the protection of everyone involved.

2019 Entrances
1) JFK Drive and Transverse Drive
2) Fulton Street and 30th Avenue
3) JFK Drive and 36th Avenue
4) South Polo Field

2019 Full Lineup

The 2019 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass lineup has been announced and it’s awesome!

Calexico and Iron & Wine, Emmylou Harris, Fantastic Negrito, Joan Osborne, Kurt Vile, Live from Here, Meat Puppets, Mercury Rev, Michael Nesmith, The New Pornographers, Robert Plant, Tanya Tucker, The Waterboys are among the standouts.

See the full day-by-day lineup and schedule.



2019 Full Hardly Strictly Lineup
October 4-6, 2019

Adia Victoria
Bettye Lavette
Bill Frisell Harmony F: Petra Haden, Hank Roberts & Luke Bergman
Bill Kirchen
Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears
Bobby Braddock
The Brothers Gibb
Buddy Miller & Dirk Powell With Stuart Duncan
The Budos Band
Caitlin Canty
Calexico And Iron & Wine
Chastity Brown
Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express
Daniel Norgren
Dry Branch Fire Squad
Emmylou Harris
Fantastic Negrito
The Flatlanders
Flor De Toloache
The Go To Hell Man Band
Grace Potter
Hayes Carll
Hiss Golden Messenger
Hot Buttered Rum
Hot Tuna Electric
The Infamous Stringdusters
Ismay Presents: Songs And Stories From Sonoma Mountain
J.S. Ondara
Jackie Greene
Joan Osborne
Joan Shelley
John Craigie
John Kay
Jon Langford And The Skull Orchard Welsh Male Voice Choir
Judy Collins
Kronos Quartet’S Music For Change: Pete Seeger @ 100
Kurt Vile And The Violators
Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands
Lebo & Friends F/ George Porter Jr., John Molo, Wally Ingram, Adam Macdougall & Jenniffer Hartswick
Live From Here With Chris Thile With Grace Potter & J.S. Ondara
The Long Ryders
Mandolin Orange
Marco And The Polos
Margo Price
Mary Gauthier
Mdou Moctar
Meat Puppets
Mercury Rev & Beth Orton Perform Bobbie Gentry’S The Delta Sweete
Michael Nesmith & The First National Band
The Milk Carton Kids
Moshe Vilozny
Nancy & The Lambchops
The New Pornographers
Nikki Lane
Pimps Of Joytime
Poor Man’S Whiskey
Punch Brothers
Rayland Baxter
Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley
Robert Earl Keen
Robert Ellis
Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters
Shooter Jennings
Sierra Hull
St. Paul & The Broken Bones
Steve Earle & The Dukes
Tank & The Bangas
Tanya Tucker
Travis Meadows
The Waterboys
The Wild Reeds
Will Kimbrough
Wood & Wire
Y La Bamba

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