The SamJam Bluegrass Festival is a five-day event in the days leading up to Labor Day in Piketon, Ohio. The festival features the most recognizable names in bluegrass music. SamJam also includes a youth music camp in conjunction with Glenville State University, the Pinecastle Records National Band Competition, a cornhole tournament and a Sunday prayer service, among other features.
The SamJam Hop kicks off the 2021 festival on Wednesday, September 1 with fans getting a taste of southern Ohio at local music venues before the festival shifts to the Pike County Fairgrounds, a picturesque setting in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains with accommodations for more than 300 electric and water hookups for campers. Primitive camping is also available.
For more information on the festival contact Sam Karr at (812) 699-0962 or
Rick Greene at (740) 547-9059.