Summer Workshops & Evening Concert

Weekend 15 to 17 June 2018

Throughout the Weekend:

  • Bluegrass Music Sessions in the Village


  • Musical Workshops for Adults starting at 11am (5 hours in total) at which tuition will be provided by the four members of the Carpenter & May Band plus Kai Gold as follows (Ticketed Event):
    • Fred Carpenter – Fiddle
    • Tim May – Guitar
    • Todd Phillips – Double Bass
    • Matt Flinner – Mandolin
    • Kai Gold – Banjo
  • Workshops for Children at 11am – 1.00pm on Saturday at which tuition will be provided by the Gold Heart Sisters & Garry McFadden (Free Event). Please note children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
  • All American Bluegrass Concert at 8pm on Saturday evening with performance by both the Carpenter & May Band and The Goldheart Sisters (Ticketed Event)


  • Gospel service at 10am at St. Ninian’s Church at which Gold Heart will play (free event but offering will be taken).
  • The Carpenter & May Band will deliver a workshop on “How to perform as a band onstage” at 11.30am-1.00pm (free event).


Tickets For Adult Workshops & Evening Concert

Available to purchased online below (selecting the appropriate options), using a debit card, credit card or by PayPal (no online booking fees apply). Concessionary ticket are available for those on benefits or under the age of 18.

Please bring the confirmation email you receive from PayPal when you purchase the tickets along with you to the event (if an email confirmation is not received within 24 hours please click on Ticket Confirmation Not Received? and enter your details and “send”).

The necessary companion, or carer, of a disabled person are admitted free of charge. Please click on Companion or Carer Request and enter your details and “send”.

For details of alternative payments methods (in addition to those available online), to contact Ticket Office or further information please select either:


Fiddle Workshop Options

Guitar Workshop Options

Double Bass Workshop Options

Mandolin Workshop Options

Banjo Workshop Options

Concert Only Tickets