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

Mar14

Warkworth Maple Syrup Festival

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Sandy Flats Sugar Bush, Old Warkworth Road Sandy Flat, Warkworth Ontario

Exciting day in the town of Warkworth and lots of fun and music by The SweetGrass Bandat the Sandy Flat Sugar Bush...Bus shuttle from the town of Warkworth..2 days of fun

$4.00 at Sugar Bush...$7.00 breafast of Pancakes and Sausage Age limit: All ages

Jan10

SweetGrass Band

RCL Branch 380, Main St, Warkworth Ontario

Evening with The SweetGrass Band, new songs and first session for 2015

donation jar Age limit: 19+

Jun13

Galop Canal Bluegrass Festival

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Galop Canal

Bluegrass on the Canal with SweetGrass Band

Mar8

SweetGrass Band

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SugarBush Festival, Sandy Flats, Warkworth Ontario

Sugar bush festivals includes SweetGrass Band hitting the outdoor stage at 10:00 am to 3:30 both days, festivals include sleigh rides, clogging, contests, pancakes and maple syrup with sausage, demonstrations old and new, fun for the whole family

Age limit: All ages

Nov22

Central Bluegrass Awards Show

Deerhurst Resort, Deerhurst Rd, Huntsville, Ontario

Come out for the Central Award Show, many of Ontario's  Bluegrass Bands will be performing and two special guest and featured bands from our good friends in the south

$80.00 for a weekend pass Age limit: All ages

Nov21

Artists For Northumberland County United Way

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Capital Theatre, Port Hope, Ontario

Ticket price: $20.00 to a very good cause, 15 bands will be performing, where else can you see great local talent for $20.00 At the famous Capital Theatre in Port Hope Ont.

$20.00

Nov8

Private Function

Club, Peterborough

Private funtion

Oct20

SweetGrass in Concert

Keene United Church, Centre St, Keene, Ontario

Come out for a great evening of Bluegrass Music, traditional and contemporay

$15.00 half of proceeds go to church Age limit: All ages

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