May 22, 2010 - Butterfly Bluegrass Festival in Blairsville, Georgia benefits Children
The 1st Annual Bluegrass Festival for the Butterfly Brain Tumor Foundation for Children was recently held on Nottely Lake off of Pat Colwell Road in Blairsville, Georgia. Many great bands and musicians from the Tri-State area played at the event.
The SEBA (Southeastern Bluegrass Association) festival was sponsored by Harmony Grove Outdoor Sportsmen Ministry and Harmony Grove Men's Ministry. Ken Ensley and Phil Nichols were available throughout the event to lend a hand wherever needed. Vendors, classic cars, and concessions were also a part of the festival. All proceeds went to the Georgia Children Brain Tumor Foundation.
Ken says, "In case we forgot to add anyone to the list, we want to thank everyone that attended and helped with the festival." Sincere thanks go to Bob's Pawn Shop, Tim Step, Tanner's 24 Hour Towing, Jocks Sporting Goods, Season's Inn, Cook's Restaurant, Pro Flame, Blairsville Restaurant, Big A Auto Parts, Blairsville Chevron, Hilltop Restaurant, Foodland Grocery, Jay's Medical Supplies, Harmony Grove Outdoor Ministry, Builders First Source, Extreme Outdoors, Hughes Outdoors, Harmony Grove Men's Ministry, Downtown Pizza, and Back Yard Music.
Many thanks also to the musicians including Harmony Way, Roberta & Furman, Parker Brothers, Hwy 76, Carolina Bluegrass Boys, Regrass, Blubilly Grit, Harmony Mountain, Dirt Road Rascals, Paul Pitts, The Mars Hill Porch Pickers, Forgiven, Roots and Branches, The Julie Nelms Band, and Raven Welch.