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Pre Pay Discount Tickets will end at 12PM Noon Wednesday Aug. 18th! Tickets will be available at the festival ticket gate at regular price. Credit Cards are welcome!

All the bands are booked for 2021!

Camping is Free, bring your RV or Tent and join us in 2021!
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       Bluegrass - Folk - Old Time


                 (10 miles west of Kokomo,IN)

        Navigate to: 9,912 County Road West, 100 South, Russiaville, IN 46979

A Weekend Get Away! Music - Camping - Hiking - Artist Crafts - Great Food





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2021 Lineup! Trinity River Band  Branded Bluegrass  Hillary Klug  Wayfarer's Band  Bahler Golden Age Band  New Outlook  Alec Hurtubise & The Eagle Creek Boys  Cornfields & Crossroads  Medicinal Bluegrass  The Hammer and the Hatchet   Blue Holler Band Join us and be part of the Winding Creek family. Please introduce yourself to Bob & Duane, they would love to meet you. Smile Check out the bands below for more info about them!
Enjoy the Shade at Winding Creek!



Check schedule page for bands playing times!


Medicinal Bluegrass - Thurs

New Outlook Band - Thurs & Sun

Blue Holler Band - Thurs

Alec Hurtubise & the Eagle Creek Boys - Fri

 Hillary Klug - Fri & Sat

Trinity River Band - Fri & Sat

Branded Bluegrass - Fri & Sat

Wayfarers Band - Sat

Cornfields & Crossroads - Sat

Bahler's Golden Age Band - Sat & Sun

New Outlook Band - Sat & Sun

Hammer and the Hatchet - Sun

Winding Creek Friends - Sunday Church Service




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Winding Creek is located 50 miles north of Indianapolis and 10 miles west of Kokomo, Indiana. "Go to the map page for the convenient route planner."

Trinity River Band
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TRB has a new album named UNBROKEN, they are Unbridled, Boundless, Radical & Electrifying! TRB is bringing a sound you'll love with new instruments! They've successfuly bridged the gap between genres and created something timeless and beautiful with ther new album! Join Bob & Duane and listen to their new sounds & songs!

Hillary Klug
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Hillary is so well known for her videos and talents of Fiddling, Dancing & Singing all at the same time! She's amazing and has 739,000 followers, 14 videos gone viral on Facebook with one video having over 61 million views! She is also a Champion Buc dancer and has entertained in Europe and loved by all she's entertained! Winding Creek is blessed to have her, come and see her perform on Friday or Saturday.

Alec Hurtubise & the Eagle Creek Boys


Alec has a new band name! Alec Hurtubise & the Eagle Creek Boys. A natural band name since he lives near Eagle Creek and brings a talented grop of musicians with him to Winding Creek. Alec is always working on new songs and we look forward to what he plans to bring this year!  

Medicinal Bluegrass Band

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Medicinal Bluegrass Band hails from Greentown Indiana! Their members live in the Kokomo area and play a nice variety of music with a bluegrass sound. They have played at Nobleville on the square and many other locations. Duane used to be a member until he moved to Florida. This band is very enjoyable to listen to and Winding Creek is glad to have them back for 2021!


The Hammer and the Hatchet
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John Bowyer and Jayme Hood are The Hammer and the Hatchet! Their hard work has been paying off. With hundreds of performances in the past 5 years they just completed their 3rd album, The "Road may Flood". These road season troubadours are swiftly traveling beyond their deep Bluegrass,Folk,American roots. Come out Sunday and enjoy their great music!

Branded Bluegrass

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Branded Bluegrass has been signed on with Bell Buckle Records! Their hits and albums continue to grow from You are Most Welcome, When Charlie Dreams to the most recent Mama's Kitchen Table. This local band is a crowd pleaser at Winding Creek! Duane & Bob love these guys and call them friends. Come out and give your ears some great pleasure on Friday and Saturday as they tear up the stage!

Wayfarers Band
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Out of Zanesville, Ohio! The Wayfarers  specialize in Mountain Music, Old-Time Stringband and Appalachian Dance."Check out the Washtub Bass" Bring your lawn chair and plan on a foot stomping fun evening of music!

New Outlook

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New Outlook band calls Ohio home. Lori & Brad Lambert team up with their band and always brings a strong sound to the stage! Lori has been impressing folks with her upright bass playing and powerful lead and harmonies for years. Brad brings to the group his own style of soul stirring and hard driving banjo pickin. Brad is a well round musican who can pick up about any instrument and put it to the test! They will also have their music store on hand at Winding Creek for your musical needs! Duane and Bob are certainly glad to have New Outlook join us in 2019.


Cornfields & Crossroads
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A high energy band based out of Indianapolis Indiana! These well dressed boys are not new to Winding Creek and promise to be crowd pleasers. It's great to have them back in 2021 on Saturday night!

Bahler's "Golden Age" Band
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Hailing from the rural farmland near Bennetts Switch, Indiana, north of Kokomo. The Bahler Family Band plays yearly at the Indiana Fiddlers' Gathering at Battleground, just north of Lafayette, which takes place in June. Winding Creek is honored to have their enjoyable string and voice harmony.   

Flatland Harmony Experiment
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Blue Holler is a traditional Bluegrass Band! They reign from Northwest Indiana and have been a favorite band for a few years at Winding Creek. Bob and Duane thank them for stepping in and helping fill the gap for a band that couldn't make their obligation this year. Come on out and hear them perform Thursday night!


  • New Family friendly prices!
  • 1/2 off Gen admission for 11-21 years of age!
  • 10 and under are free!
  • Check out the New Student Prices on the Ticket Purchase Page!

Camping is Free, bring your RV or Tent and join us!
The fun starts on Thursday! 3 bands will be playing Thursday night, followed with a jam at the Log Cabin! Bring your instruments and join us at the Log Cabin!
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Youth Pick & Sing Workshop!

Free Youth Workshop on Saturday (go to Youth Workshop page for details)




Jam & Pick at your campsite, cabin, blacksmith shop or small stage that over looks the valley!





Camping is Free and we have lots of room for RV's and shaded tent camping near the stage! We look forward to seeing you this year. Wednesday or Thursday set up is fine! but the Thurs., Fri., Sat. & Sun. ticket cost must be paid if you set up early. (Primitive Camping - no hook ups - water is available) (Generators are welcome! Quiet generators near the front camp area and campers with loud generators will be in the tree line farthest from stage area.)
Pets are allowed if you are camping! "See pet rules on camping page"









Vendor Booths:

  • Performers
  • Instruments
  • Food/Drinks
  • Antique Tractor Show
  • Home made ice cream by Carrol County Antique Tractor & Machinery Club
  • Artist Crafts

Workshops:(Saturday only)

  •  Fiddle
  • Mandolin
  • Guitar
  • Banjo

Things to Remember:

  • Free Dry/Primative Camping 
  • Your Instruments for Pickin & Jammin
  • Lawn Chairs
  • Invite Friends
  • Main festival grounds is shady


Click on cabin picture to visit the KohKohMah website which is a living history event taking place the 3rd weekend of September on the same grounds.


"Jam/Pick with Friends and make New Friends"
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