LoarFest 2007 Dates Announced
By Mandolin Cafe
March 14, 2006 - 9:45 pm
SuperGrass and LoarFest
The California Bluegrass Association has confirmed February 1-4, 2007 for SuperGrass and LoarFest in Bakersfield, California.
Event organizers are working on a package for early-bird SuperGrass tickets and room reservations which will be announced after the upcoming Board meeting.
Of interest to attendees, the Bakersfield Holiday Inn which adjoins the convention center where the event is held will be become a Marriott property on January 1, 2007.
LoarFest 2006 was one of the largest ever gatherings of Loar instruments and their owners. Events held in conjunction included a Loar panel discussion, performances on Loar instruments by some of the finest mandolin players in the world, and displays of instruments and historical information that capped off a full day celebrating the legacy of Lloyd Loar.
2006 sponsors included Gibson Original Acoustic Instruments and the Mandolin Cafe.