May 25-26-27, 2017

Doors open:

European World of Bluegrass Festival

May 25 - 26 - 27, 2017 Voorthuizen, The Netherlands
"Maybe world peace
can start with a banjo intro."
- Liz Meyer

Welcome to the website of the European World of Bluegrass Festival & Tradeshow. As one of Europe’s premier bluegrass event, the EWOB festival is an unforgettable experience for musicians and audience alike. EWOB is a showcase for acoustic music in its many forms, from old-time to traditional and contemporary bluegrass from all around the globe.

During 3 fun-filled days, you have a chance to see Europe’s most exciting bluegrass bands compete for several awards, performing alongside gre at touring artists from the USA and other continents.

At EWOB you will truly see bluegrass music in Europe’s brightest colors! 

EWOB Instrument Auction .... Bid on these instruments!

* Boetzkes Blueridge BR-60A Guitar (Sold)
* Deering Sierra 5 String Banjo (Sold)
* Van Spronssen Guitar (Sold)
* Van Spronssen Two Point mandolin (Sold)

Award winners 2016
#1 European Bluegrass Award

#1 Curly Strings

Audience Popularity Award

#1 Sons of Navarone

Liz Meyer Award

 Curly Strings


European World of Bluegrass 2017