Jams & Open Mics                           updated March 7, 2018

Description Address/City/State Contact Info
NOTE:   Bluegrass Only Jams

New Location:

The Brown Derby
1st Tuesday

6:30 - 9:00pm


158 Norwich-New London Turnpike
Uncasville, CT


Kathie:
klf622@gmail.com

GuitarTownCT Bluegrass Jam
1st Sunday each month
2:00 - 5:00pm
3rd Monday each month
6:30 -9:00pm
All ages & abilities welcomed


Best Video
1842 Whitney Ave.
Hamden, CT


Chris:
203-430-6020
cwuerth@sbcglobal.net

Norwich Bluegrass Jam
2nd & 4th Tuesday

7:00 - 10:00pm


31 Lincoln Ave.
Norwich, CT


860-889-3109

The Pines of Bristol
1st Sunday every other month
(even months)
2:00pm - 4:30pm


Bellevue Ave.
3rd Floor
Bristol, CT

Bill:
860-922-5134

Apple Health Care
1st Sunday every other month
(odd months)
2:00pm - 4:30pm

156 Berlin Rd.
Cromwell, CT
Bill:
860-922-5134

Luther Ridge
3rd Saturday
2:00pm - 4:30pm

628 Congdon St.,
West Middletown, CT
Bill:
860-922-5134
NOTE:  The following are jams of various genres and formats:

Acoustic Music Jam

First Tuesday each month
6:30pm

All acoustic instruments
and playing levels welcomed.

Connecticut College
Route 32
New London, CT

Main Entrance of Rte. 32
Crozier-Williams Student Ctr.
Alice Johnson Room
2nd Floor

mgmjatconncoll@gmail.com

Open Mic Night
1st Friday each month

Sign-up: 6:30pm
Starts: 7:45pm - 11:00pm

Vanilla Bean Cafe
Jct. Routes 189/44/97
Pomfret, CT

860-928-1562

thevanillabeancafe.com

Vanilla Bean Stage-Cam!
(for Concerts & Open Mic)

Open Mic Night
Last Thursday each month

$3.00 admission for all attendees.
Sign up for mic time at 6:30pm,
starts at 7:00pm. Plus a house band.

Acoustic Cafe
Bridgeport, CT
203-335-3655 acousticafe.com

Open Mic Night
4th Thursday each month

Sign up at 6:30pm
Music starts 7:00pm

Song-A-Day
Music Center
2809 Boston Tpk (Rt 44)
Coventry, CT

860-742-6878

Old-Time Jam for Fiddlers
Tuesdays
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Quiet Corner Fiddlers is an informal group of fiddlers holding sessions at various locations in northeastern CT. Contact Chuck (see right column) for latest details.

Willimantic, CT

Chuck at 860-423-4543

Email: chkmrgn@att.net
(Use Quiet Corner Fiddlers
as the E-mail subject
)

qcf.webs.com

Old-Timey Acoustic Jam
1st Tuesday
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Slow Jam 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The Pine Loft
1474 Berlin Tpk.
Berlin, CT

860-828-9797

Website (blog site)

Anything Goes Open Mic
Mondays
6:30 sign up / 8:00pm    
$3.00

The Buttonwood tree
605 Main St.
Middletown, CT

860-347-4957

buttonwood.org

Contra-Jam Sessions
2nd Saturday
(except August)
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Takes place prior to the 2nd Saturday Contra Dance. Free admission, but contributions toward the cost of the hall are appreciated. The jam sessions provide a great opportunity for new and experienced musicians to learn, play, and enjoy the contra dance repertoire. A mixture of standard contra tunes: mainly reels, jigs, and waltzes. Players of all instruments are welcome. The jam is most appropriate for "intermediate" skill levels.

 

 

American Legion Post
275 Main St.
Old Wethersfield, CT

 

 

Rob at 860-232-2504

hcdance.org

Jams In Other States ... venues within spittin' distance of CT

* The Fiddler's Green Pub

Fiddler's Green Bluegrass Jam
1st Sunday of each month
4:00 - 8:00pm



19 Temple St.
Worcester, MA



Pub: 508-792-3700
grassjam.org

* South Hadley Mason Lodge

Mt. Holyoke Lodge of Masons
3rd Thursday of each month
7:00pm

Coffee, soda and snacks available. Right next to Dave Helman's Country Corner Coffeehouse concert series in South Hadley.



North Main St.
South Hadley, MA



Email Dave Helman for directions and info:

info@countrycornermusic.com

* The Brass Cat
Bluegrass Open Mic Night

1st Thursday of each month
Fifteen minute slots.
No Cover
8:30pm


65 Cottage St.
Easthampton, MA

413-527-4085

Woodland Meeting House

JAM:
1st Sunday of each month

1:00 to 7:00pm

Slow Jam:



115 East Killingly Rd.
Foster, RI

Don Lurgio: dlurg@verizon.net~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Slow Jam sponsored by
Rhode Island
Bluegrass Alliance
Contact Debbie H.
ribluegrass@gmail.com

Multicultural Center

University of Rhode Island Campus

 

2nd & 4th Monday
7:30pm - 9:30pm

 

Also: Old-Time Fiddle Jam
2nd & 4th Monday

7:30pm - 9:30pm

Route 138
Kingston, RI

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