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Lower Lake, California in Lake County



Lower Lake is located at an elevation of over 1,000 feet, and is situated in Lake County between three of the finest wine country regions, Sonoma, Napa and Mendocino (on the coast). As such, it is becoming recognized for its great location, and is known for its music.


Held annually since 2005, the Old Time Bluegrass Festival at Lower Lake attracts world class bluegrass bands to a scenic outdoor (shaded) location at Anderson Marsh State Historic Park. The drive is about two hours north of the San Francisco Bay Area, and hotels are located in Clearlake, Nice, and other small cities & towns near the park and on the lake. There's music going on most every night in some venue around the region, so be sure to check out some local haunts when visiting the annual concert, or passing through.


The 5th annual bluegrass festival is a fun family event! Music & more! Join headliners John Reischman & the Jaybirds and Bill Evans & Megan Lynch, Rita Hosking, Anderson Family Band plus many others! This 5th annual event features bluegrass performances, children's activities, handmade arts & crafts and a variety of food from local vendors, a beer/wine garden serving Lake County wines, Art in the Barn and musician workshops. Sponsored by the Anderson Marsh Interpretive Association (AMIA), the Children’s Museum of Art & Science (CMAS) and the Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce. A benefit to support educational & interpretative projects of non-profits AMIA & CMAS. Time: 10a.m -7p.m. Cost: Presale tickets $15, at the gate, $20. Children 12 and under are free and must be accompanied by an adult. Location: Anderson Marsh State Historic Park, 8853 Highway 53 at Anderson Ranch Parkway , Lower Lake , CA. or Call:(707) 995-2658.