12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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25th Annual Milan Bluegrass Festival.:

See 2 Tuesday. Today: Today’s headliners are the Malpass Brothers (2 & 7 p.m.), a North Carolina-based classic country-inspired duo discovered by Merle Haggard, and Russell Moore & Illrd Tyme Out (3 & 9 pm.), a veteran Georgia neotraditionalist ensemble, 7-time IBMA Vocal Group of the Year, fronted by lead vocalist and guitarist Moore. Also, the North Carolina harmonizing bluegrass quintet Deeper Shade of Blue (11 a.m. & 3 p.m.), Nashville-based straight-ahead traditional and contemporary bluegrass band Larry Stephenson Band (noon & 4 p.m.), and the Florida traditional bluegrass sextet Amanda Cook Band (1 & 6 p.m.). Noon-11 p.m., KC Campground, 14048 Sherman Rd., Milan. Daily passes $40 in advance, $45 at the gate ($35 after 5 p.m., $25 on Tues.). 3-day (Thurs., Fri., & Sat.) pass, $90 in advance; $105 at the gate. Festival pass $120 in advance by July 20, $140 at the gate. Advance tickets available by calling 439-1076. milanbluegrassfestival.com.

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