Bluegrass Jam Sessions in Ohio and nearby

Location Information



COBA Monthly Meetings
Big Walnut High School
555 South Old 3C Highway
Sunbury OH, 43074

Jams on selected meeting nights during dinner hour so check our online calendar to be sure, or call 740-965-2877 for more details. Meetings are held first Saturday of each month, November through May.

Big Cedar Bluegrass Jam
8060 Big Cedar Rd
Cedar Grove, IN
For Info call: Cloyd Smith (765) 647-5800 or Jr. Grymes (765) 647-5777
cedar barnBig Cedar Barn hosts local bluegrass and gospel groups every other Friday at 7 pm. Bring your instruments. Come out and play or sing and have a great time! Owners: Ted and Crystal Smith
Bluegrass Music Shop
1370 S. High St.
Columbus, Ohio
A tradition in Columbus. One of the longest-running jams around. Saturdays: from 10 a.m. to whenever
Info: (614) 443-3558

BBB Music Center
Central Ohio Gibson Bluegrass Dealer
20 E. Water
Chillicothe Ohio 45601
Store Hrs: Monday - Saturday 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Jam session every Saturday with free coffee and Southern Ohio Hospitality! (click image to enlarge)
Located in First Capital Chillicothe Historical District.
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Dick's Den
2417 North High St.
Columbus, OH

Tuesday night bluegrass jams nearly every week. See their website for complete schedule.
Use this online resource to locate jams and festivals based on your location in the US.
folk jam
Hanover / Newark Area
71 hilltop Drive
Newark, Ohio 43055
Hosted by Chester Flowers, Jam session 3rd Tuesday each month. Music at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Additional information 740-763-3680.
Harveysburg Bluegrass Jam
79 W. Main St.
Harveysburg, OH 25032

The bluegrass jam started in the spring of 2009. There is no stage, just people who enjoy bluegrass music getting together to jam. Outdoors in the shade when weather is permitting (bring a chair), Indoors during in climate weather. See our website or contact Travis Luncan for more details.
Hilltop Bluegrass Gospel Acoustic Jam
St John Lutheran Church
Fellowship Hall
2745 W. Broad St.
Columbus, OH

2nd Friday of each month from 7pm to 10pm All levels and all styles are welcome. contact Jeff Denty - We meet on the 2nd Friday of every month. While we are primarily acoustic bluegrass gospel, we welcome a wide variety of style or instrument.we regularly are seeing 80 to 90 attendees. one third of these are musicians. We also welcome and encourage beginners. Come hungry, we server great food.

The Miamitown Fire House
Rt. 128 Miamitown, OH
For Info call: Clayton Durham at (513) 367-4682
Bluegrass Jam 1st Sunday of the month
From 1 pm to 4 pm
Everyone welcome. Young or old. Good Food, Sound System provided. Plenty of parking.
PIckin' In The Park
pickin in the park

2805 Old Logan Rd
Lancaster, Ohio

1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm. Jam session for all interested musicians at the Alley Park's Goslin Nature Education Center

Take Rte 33 south out of Lancaster, exit at Stump Hollow, immediately turn left on to Old Logan Rd. You're almost there. Drive back to the farthest back building. For more info, call Mitch Overton, Head of Lancaster Parks and Recreation 740-687-6651

Three Rivers Fire Department

Located at the intersection of State Rt. 36 and State Rt. 621
Canal Lewisville, Ohio
(The fire station is two miles East of Coshocton.)
Admission is $5.00 a person
(Children 12 and under no charge)
On the 4th Saturday of each month
Featured band performing each month from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Acoustic jam follows the show from 9:00-11:00 p.m.
bluegrass session
6125 Dry Fork Rd
Harrison, Ohio (between Harrison and Kilby Rd)
Open Jam Every Thursday from 6 to 9 to everyone young or old ! Good food. Sound system.

Whitewater Valley Bluegrass. Call Mark (513) 367-6046
To suggest another jam for inclusion on this list, e-mail the webmaster. ALWAYS CALL FIRST, SOMETIMES JAMS ARE CANCELLED AND WE'RE THE LAST TO KNOW!