The Back Alley Grass Festival will be held on May 17,18 and 19. This event will include music Friday 6pm-12am, Saturday 2pm-12am, and Sunday 2pm-11pm. There will also be craft and food vendors and many beverages to choose from, as well as another amazing bluegrass line up!

Friday: Slivercreek Bluegrass Band, One Way Traffic, Scrambled (doors 5:30)

Saturday: Scrambled, Missouri Breaks, Opal Agafia and the Sweet Nothings, Larry Keel Experience, Clusterpluck, Jacob Jolliff Band ( doors 1:00)

Sunday: Three Crooked Men, Clusterpluck, Julian Davis and the Situation, Arkansause, Kind Country (doors 1:00) 

The event is located in historical downtown Waterloo Illinois at Vintage Wine Bar, 212 South Main St. No outside beverages allowed. Receive your wristband at the door. No pets will be allowed on festival grounds.

Find local lodging at:

Sunset Motel:618-939-7503

Super 8: 618-882-4196

Senator Rickert B&B: 618-939-8242

The SeeMore Inn: 618-939-6650

Freedom Lake Campground: 618-458-6628


Venue Details
Vintage Wine Bar
212 South Main Street, Waterloo, Illinois 62298, United States