North Florida Bluegrass Association Open Jams

MELROSE, FL Acoustic Bluegrass Jam every 2nd Saturday of the month at Buz's Pickin House. Pot Luck Dinner At 6pm - Picking 7pm. Until ?
114 Lake Rosa LN, Melrose, Fl. 32666. Info- 352-475-3114. Email - - Yall come!

MacClenny, Fl – 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm 1st and 3rd Tuesday every month at Council of Aging Building. Located downtown MacClenny in 2 story building on West side of Fire Dept and across the street from City Hall at the corner of MacClenny Ave (US-90) and College St. Address is 101 E. MacClenny Ave. It is one block East of the 228 and US-90 Red-light. Plenty of parking. Pickers and Grinners welcome. contact Martin Feale @904-708-8478 or NEW JAM

MacClenny ,Fl. Bluegrass Jam Second and fourth Tuesday of each month 7:00pm Home of Frank Cohen our (Franks Picking Shed) Take I10 to State Road 121. Go south appr. 3 miles (you will pass NEFL State Hosp. On left) turn right onto Bobby Sapp Road. Go appr.1/2 mile to second white house on right . Look for big black mail box Questions? Call Frank Cohen our (904) 259-3794.

Baldwin, Fl. Every Monday night at Larry O’Neal’s Picking’ barn, 7:00pm until 11:00pm. All Bluegrass pickers and listeners are welcome. Directions: Go 1/2 mile west of Baldwin on Hwy 90 (Beaver St.) turn right on Lipmann Rd. go to the end of the road and cross the hiking trail, the barn is on the left. For more info Call: Larry O’Neal at (904) 266-4746

Cassia, FL Cassia Community Club - 2nd and 4th Saturdays every month. 5:00 PM until ?. Located in the Cassia Community Center, Cassia is located halfway between Eustis and Deland on SR 44. INFO: Diane Livingston 352-483-0834

Hoboken, GA Twin Oaks Park Friends of Twin Oaks meet on the first Friday and Saturday of each month

San Jose Bluegrass Jam – 1st Tuesday each month, 7-10 pm, San Jose Baptist Church, 6140 San Jose Blvd. just south of University Blvd. All playing levels welcome. NOTE: Our jams are totally acoustic in the spirit of traditional bluegrass music. We provide microphones for sound reinforcement. The focus of our jam is Bluegrass, Bluegrass gospel, Traditional country, old time and Celtic music. Traditional Hymns are always welcome.
Info John Powell, (904) 886-4289, Email or Clayton Gooding, (904) 268-0605; Webpage:

Lawtey, Fl. every Thursday night from 7- 10pm at the Methodist fellowship hall behind the church. It is on CR 225 W. fourth building from US 301, on the left side of the road. Brenda Dean 904-782-1310 Lawtey Picking allows ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENTS ONLY, EXCEPT THE BASS.

Ocala, Fl.-Sundays 1:00 pm- Jersey Gantt Park S.E. 32nd Ave. next to the senior center. For info contact Irma at 352-347-4462

Ocoee, FL - Fridays, 6:30 pm - ? - Parking lot behind Pizza Hut Southeast corner of the intersection of SR 50 and Maguire Rd. - INFO: Jack Lewis - 407-298-3821.

Oxford FL , the 3rd Friday of each month there will be live bluegrass and country music, starts at 5pm,and ends after last band,50/50 drawing, snacks, and a donation at the door, bands draw for a spot to play,
(one month ahead of time).
For information call: PHIL at 352-288-95

Pomona Park FL - Lou’s Ponderosa
115 Sysco Rd. (east of Rt.17) Pomona Park FL 32181.
Monday—Saturday nightly jams from 7pm-10pm. 1st & 3rd Sunday, 3 pm until? Folk Gospel, Christian, Blues, Bluegrass, Old Time Country & Fiddle. RV sites available for weekend pickers. Covered dish dinner during the Sunday jams. E-mail Lou: 386-649-4994 or cell 559-3056

Port Orange, FL Rose Bay Travel Park, 5200 S. Nova Rd, Monday 7pm til? Info: Norm Decker 386-290-5490 or 386-428-9848

Rochelle, GA Every Tuesday night 7:00 P.M. until? We invite those who want to play or just listen. For information, call Bob Mc Guilty 229-365-2384 or 229-276-5852 email:

Tallahassee, FL Little Italy Every Tuesday, 7pm Contact: Dr. Donna @ 850-877-8434: 111 S. Magnolia Dr;

Tallahassee, FL Finnegan’s Wake; 1st. Sunday of the month at 7pm at 1122 Thomasville Rd. Unit 2

Valdosta, GA - Saturdays, 6 PM-11PM. 1 1/2 mi. West of I-75 on Hwy 84 to Rocky Ford Rd, 5 mi. south then left on Mt Zion Rd 1/4 mi. to Music Hall on right. Continuous jam in back and 30 min. sets on stage. Call Jimmy Watkins: 229-242-2758

Woodbine, G.A. On stage at the Old School House every Friday Night, 6:30 pm. Listen, or participate, admission is free. Contact Hoyt Drury, phone 912-576-3027 or E-Mail

*Always call before traveling to jams to confirm* Updated; 7-20-11

Arcadia, Fl. 4th weekend of each month at Craig’s R.V Park, 7895 N.E. Cubits Ave. Heartland Bluegrass Associations Jam & Show weekend. Shows are from 1 to 4 pm. For more information call Dave Cow les 941-467-2051 or Tom Bennett- 863-221-0206


Jacksonville Area jam :
All Acoustic, All Gospel Pick and Sing
Edgewood Heights Baptist Church
4011 Gilmore Street
Jax., Fl. 32254

4th Saturday night each month 7:00PM - 10:00 PM
PA system provided (electric bass is the exception)

contact Ronnie Davis for details / (904) 813-1761