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 to 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. Picker's and Grinner's welcome. contact Martin Feagle @904-708-8478 or NEW JAM

MacClenny ,Fl. Bluegrass Jam Second, fourth and fifth Tuesday of each month at the Council on Aging. Located downtown Macclenny in the second story building on the west side of the Fire Dept, across from the City Hall. Plenty of Parking....For more Info: Contact Darlene Gilliam at 904-259-2223

Baldwin, Fl. Every Monday night at Larry O'Neals 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 Limann 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

BELLEVIEW FL....3rd Saturday each month at 6pm, at Dance Shadows located on highway 484 west of Belleview Fl. about 2 miles on left or exit 341 off I-75. Go east 5 signal lights and the hall is the 4th building on right just past the light on 47th ave. Building sets back off the road. Info Call: 352-812-7310

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:Annette Codding Ph. 352-589-0577, Email:

FLEET RESERVE ASSOCIATION Bluegrass/Old Country Jam session at branch 91, 5391 Collins Rd. Jax. Fl. 32244. Last Sunday of each month at the branch club from 1pm to 4pm. I will be providing a P.A. system. The Jam is open to all instruments and all levels of players and singers. All listeners are welcome. Contact: Tim DeSain at 904-619-5926 If you have any questions

VFW POST 7909...2nd and 3rd Thursdays of each month, from 6:30pm til ???,Open acoustic Jam...Sound system provided, located at 6204 Blanding Blvd. Jacksonville Fl.32244, Contact: Paul Delamere 904-803-6163

Hoboken, GA Twin Oaks Park Friends of Twin Oaks meets on the first Friday and Saturday of each month: Twin Oaks Park 401 Twin Oaks Drive, Hoboken Ga.

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:

LAWTY FL. EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT FROM 7- 10pm at the GRACE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. It is on CR 225 W. fourth building from US 301, Look for the big white church with the tall steeple We are the fourth building from the Subway on the corner of 301 and CR225 you cannot miss it. We pick in the fellowship hall behind the church. We always have coffee, and if you like bring snacks to share. We have a great time there so come on down and share the music and fellowship.Contact Brenda Dean at 904-782-1310 OR 904-796-0183 ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENTS ONLY, EXCEPT THE BASS.

Ocala, Fl.-Sundays 1:00 pm- Jervey 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 and Long John Silvers in the 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 thru 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: Lou Cartwright 386-649-4994 or cell 559-3056

Rose Bay Travel Park...5200 S.Nora Rd.Port Orange Fl. Mondays from 7pm til ??? Info: Contact: Norm Decker 386-290-5490 or 386-428-9848

Rochelle, GA Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday night 6:30 P.M. until? We invite those who want to play or just listen. We have all levels of play, For information, call Bob McGuilty 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 Finnegans 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 Craigs 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 Cowles 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