The Lanny Franklin Bluegrass Festival
July 7 & 8, 2017
  • The Lanny Franklin Bluegrass Festival started out as a backyard barbecue and jam session for family and friends during the Morgan County Sorghum Festival.

    Word spread and over the years the crowd grew as people came to enjoy the music and a good pork sandwich.

    Eventually the gathering grew so big it had to be moved away from the Franklin's back yard.

  • The Lanny Franklin Bluegrass Festival started out as a backyard barbecue and jam session for family and friends during the Morgan County Sorghum Festival.

    Word spread and over the years the crowd grew as people came to enjoy the music and a good pork sandwich.

    Eventually the gathering grew so big it had to be moved away from the Franklin's back yard.

  • The Lanny Franklin Bluegrass Festival started out as a backyard barbecue and jam session for family and friends during the Morgan County Sorghum Festival.

    Word spread and over the years the crowd grew as people came to enjoy the music and a good pork sandwich.

    Eventually the gathering grew so big it had to be moved away from the Franklin's back yard.

  • The Lanny Franklin Bluegrass Festival started out as a backyard barbecue and jam session for family and friends during the Morgan County Sorghum Festival.

    Word spread and over the years the crowd grew as people came to enjoy the music and a good pork sandwich.

    Eventually the gathering grew so big it had to be moved away from the Franklin's back yard.

Now, every year in July, we have...

The Lanny Franklin Bluegrass Festival

Hosted by Merle Peyton & After Midnight

In Memory of Lanny Franklin - His Dream Lives On

The Lanny Franklin Bluegrass Festival happens every summer during the
second weekend of July at the Old Mill Park in West Liberty, Kentucky.

Make plans to be the with us next time! July 8 & 9, 2017

Committee Members:

Patty Barker
Dari Franklin-Carpenter
Tike Franklin Co-Chairman
Clara Jackson
Liz Phipps Co-Chairman
Mark Walter

The Lanny Franklin Bluegrass Festival
Sponsored by West Liberty Tourism

For more information call Tike Franklin 606-743-4407(Home) or 859-644-2831(Cell)