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Make a Wish Foundation Benefit - August 24th, 2013
The Dixie Travelers will be appearing at a very special event in Loretto, PA on August 24, 2013. The Pickin' for Wishes is a bluegrass festival to support the Make A Wish Foundation. Pickin' for Wishes features five fine bluegrass bands at a true family event. Gates open at 10:00 a.m. at the Cresson Community Sportsman's Association, 1224 St. Joseph St, Loretto, PA 15940 (off Rt 22 towards Altoona, PA). Music starts at noon and the shows continue to 8:30 p.m.

Please visit Pickin' for Wishes


15th Annual Bluegrass Benefit Concert for the St. Joseph House of Hospitality - April 26th, 2013
This year marks the 15h anniversary of the annual bluegrass benefit for the St. Joseph House of Hospitality. Located on Bedford Avenue in the Hill District of Pittsburgh, this organization was founded in 1937. With a long history of delivering services to the poor and homeless, St. Joseph House offers supportive housing as well. The St. Joseph House has a dedicated professional staff of religious and lay persons that serve men 50 and older who have been homeless or who are in danger of becoming homeless.

Please join us on Friday, April 26 at the beautiful Synod Hall in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh for an outstanding night of bluegrass in support of the St. Joseph House. Our host is Bruce Montjoy of WYEP-FM 91.3 in Pittsburgh and the lineup includes Mac Martin and the Dixie Travelers, The Allegheny Drifters, Mountain Therapy, the Mon River Ramblers, and the Fern Hollow Boys.

The concert begins at 7:30 PM with requested donation of $20 at the door or tickets are available in advance.

For more information, please contact St. Joseph House director Tom Kneier at (412) 471-0666 ext. 227 or via tkneier@ccpgh.org

For more details about the bluegrass benefit concert or the St. Joseph House, please visit St. Joseph House Bluegrass Benefit Concert


The Dixie Travelers At Laurel Hill Bluegrass Festival - September 30th, 2010
Watch The Dixie Travelers at their recent show at the Laurel Hill Bluegrass Festival perform   Katie Kline   and   Fireball

The Dixie Travelers at Owensboro, KY - July 6th, 2010
Noted bluegrass photographer, Mr. Darwin Davidson, has available a few pictures of the band with Curly Seckler at the 2010 Romp:

For more information visit Darwin K. Davidson Photography


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