Annual Bishop's Jubilee
July 3-5, 2015
Shrine Mont will host the Annual Bishop's Jubilee this year with two fun filled days of music and family activities. Special package rates are available for those who stay at Shrine Mont including tickets for the music and the 5K run. Click here for more information on packages.
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Come to Shrine Mont for the weekend or just the day.
On July 4 the Bishop's Bluegrass festival will feature two local bands.
Pavilion seating available or bring a blanket and some chairs and enjoy the lawn. Gates open at 1:00 pm Saturday.
Tickets for the Bluegrass are $10 per person and can be purchased at the front desk at Shrine Mont or at the gate. Children 12 and under free
This year we will feature two local bands on Saturday afternoon:
Formed in early 2012, this band is fast becoming a fixture in the Valley. The group provides a fresh take on bluegrass.
Drymill Road first came to fruition in 2009 when guitar player and vocalist Sean Loomis started the band, “because of his desire to explore and perform bluegrass and acoustic music.” From there, David Hurt (bass/vocals), Douglas Ross (mandolin/vocals) and Mabe (banjo/vocals) joined the band, bringing their diverse musical backgrounds together to create a unique bluegrass/newgrass sound. “The band plays traditional music and instruments, but also loves to explore many non-traditional stylings,” explained Mabe. “Having four talented guys that come from such different musical backgrounds makes for a very interesting sound.” Despite differing musical influences and backgrounds, one thread runs strongly through the band explained Mabe, “and that is to make great music while having fun and giving the fans a great show.”
The Weekend's tentative Schedule
Friday, July 3
7:00 -- Alumni Coffee House at the lower pavilion
Saturday, July 4
7:45 am -- registration opens for Bishop's 5K Run/Walk
5:00 -- BBQ Dinner. Contact Shrine Mont to reserve yours.
Sunday, July 5
7:30 am -- Holy Eucharist in the Cathedral Shrine of the Transfiguration
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