Blue Highway Fest Wins Prestigious Industry Event of the Year Award!
Big Stone Gap, VA — September 28, 2023 — The excitement in the bluegrass community is palpable as we proudly announce that the highly acclaimed Blue Highway Fest has been awarded the coveted 2023 International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Industry Event of the Year Award. This prestigious honor is a testament to the unwavering dedication and passion of everyone involved in making the festival a resounding success.
The Blue Highway Fest, a celebration of bluegrass music like no other, owes its triumph to the collective efforts of its dedicated fans, devoted friends, exceptionally talented artists, and countless hardworking volunteers. Without their invaluable contributions, the festival’s success would not have been possible.
“Thanks to the many fans, friends, artists, and volunteers for helping make Blue Highway Fest what it is today and yet to come tomorrow! We couldn’t do it without you!” exclaimed Larry Roberts, Blue Highway Fest Organizer. This heartfelt appreciation underscores the festival’s deep gratitude for the incredible support it has received over the years.
The 2023 IBMA Industry Event of the Year Award solidifies Blue Highway Fest’s position as a leading force in the bluegrass world. This recognition is a testament to the festival’s outstanding commitment to preserving and promoting bluegrass music while creating an unforgettable experience for fans from all walks of life.
This award is a testament to the festival’s continued growth and its positive impact on the world of bluegrass music. As we look forward to the future, the Blue Highway Fest team remains committed to delivering exceptional experiences and fostering a sense of community among bluegrass enthusiasts. With the 2023 IBMA Industry Event of the Year Award in hand, the festival is poised to reach even greater heights, offering fans, artists, and volunteers an experience like no other.