April 22-23, 2016

South Oaks Church
in Arlington, Texas

Kenny & Amanda Smith Band
Flatt Lonesome

Bobby Giles & Music Mountain
Pine Island Station | The Herrins
Robertson County Line
Coleman Brothers & Lone Star Boys
Pearl & The Polka Dots
Blake Williams: Bluegrass Storytelling
Map to South Oaks

Come enjoy a great bluegrass festival to start the spring!  Lone Star Fest is the cure for cabin fever.  Enjoy a weekend celebration of bluegrass music with great music, jamming, friendship, and fun under one roof!

Get your tickets now

Make Lone Star Fest your musical vacation of the spring! 

Listen, jam, and socialize at the beautiful South Oaks facility in Arlington, Texas with free parking and easy access of Highway 287 just south of I-20.  See the performance schedule here.  And here’s a realistic seating diagram.

Click on Get Tickets Now to select seats.  All advance tickets are good for all performances on both Friday night and Saturday, and include all the workshops on Saturday.  Reserved seats for the weekend range from $32.50 – $37.50, and general admission weekend passes are only $30.  This is an incredible value for the entertainment we have in store!


Our headliners are the Kenny & Amanda Smith Band and Flatt Lonesome!  Amanda Smith is the 2014 IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year, and Kenny is a two-time IBMA Guitar Player of the Year.  Flatt Lonesome is the 2014 IBMA Emerging Artist of the Year.  These folks put on an incredible show!  Just added: Blake Williams, banjo player for Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt, and many more, will tell his story of life on the road on Saturday afternoon!  Get your tickets now.  Lone Star Fest is presented by the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation.

Our host hotel for Lone Star Fest guests and artists is La Quinta Inn & Suites Forest Hill (Fort Worth), and the hotel is providing us a LATE-NIGHT JAM ROOM!  The discounted room rate block has been filled, but feel free to call the hotel at 817-293-5800 and check for available rooms to join in the late-night fun.