Welcome

2014 MOST PROMISING GROUP AT THE CENTRAL CANADIAN BLUEGRASS AWARDS
FEMALE SINGER NOMINATION 2015 & 2016


Welcome to the new SweetGrass Band web site...We are a bluegrass band with an edge.

Our home is in the Southeast region of Ontario Canada. SweetGrass has been together for 10 years now and has made many friends as we tour the many festivals in Ontario. We enjoy each other's company which shows during our performances and has resulted in a very good following of sweetgrassers. We hope you enjoy our new site and please check out our photos, music and up-coming shows.

The current core of SweetGrass is Ginny McIlmoyle on guitar and vocals and Jimbob Marsden on bass and vocals, John Partridge on banjo, guitar and vocals.
Exciting news during our 2016 and 2017 season please welcome guitar great Marc Roy on lead guitar, vocals, fiddle and what ever else we needed...lol.....2017 we also welcomed Rolland Barrlow on Mandolin and Vocals

 

Previous events

Warkworth Maple Syrup Festival

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Sandy Flats Sugar Bush, Sandy Flats Road, Warkworth

Bluegrass Music, Step Dancing, Pancakes and sausage meal tickets, Maple Syrup Demonstrations, Horse pulling wagon or sleigh through trail..old fiddle music...for all ages fun, fun fun

Nov20

Central Canadian Bluegrass Awards

Deerhurst Resort, Deerhurst, Huntsville

Great family fun all weekend...come and support your favourite Ontario Band..great music,, jamming all weekend..great time and friends... great venue and hosts

Jul17

Queens Bush Bluegrass Campout

Owen Sound, Owen Sound

Great bluegrass jamboree..Queens Bush sponsored the Promisng Group Award

Age limit: All ages

Jun11

Marmora Lions Club Jamboree

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Marmora Fair Grounds, Marmora

One of the great smaller jamborees in Ontario..great music, friends ..vendors..food..lots of jamming

Age limit: All ages

May28

Qunite Isle Bluegrass Celebration

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Quinte Isle Campgound, Qhite Isle Road, Cherry Valley

Great Bluegrass festival...opportunity for Canadian Bands to showcase their talents..great fun, friends and the host Band Hard Ryde is awesome

Age limit: All ages

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