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Welcome you to our family of festivals & concerts. It is truly our pleasure to once again present Yeehaw Music Fest. The fine folks Okeechobee have once again rolled out the red carpet for our guest and look forward to also having you. Anyone who attended last year will tell you that the community and facility is first class and that they were eager to return. It would be out of character for EMS if we didn't raise the bar. Please enjoy our hand selected entertainers and activities we have chosen for you.
This is the 26th year for this year legendary event now held at the beautiful Agri-Civic Center in Okeechobee, FL. Gates open Monday at noon for RVs to park and the fun begins right away.
EMS is proud to present legends Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee in an Urban Cowboy Reunion
This year also features this years Male Vocalist of the Year RUSSELL MOORE & IIIRD TYME OUT, Lonesome River Band, and Virginia State Hall of Fame Nothin Fancy, Zink & Company, Penny Creek Band, Keith Bass & The Florida Bluegrass Express, Bandna Rhythm, Swinging Bridge, Eric Ellison, Jan Ladd, Jo Odom and many more.
For more information and to purchase tickets, call the ticket office at (386) 385-3500 or visit www.evansmediasource.com. A three-day ticket package is available, or you may purchase tickets for individual days. On-site camping is available, but 30-amp and 50-amp sites sell out fast.
On behalf of Debi, Ernie and the incredible EMS staff, we thank you for choosing us to spend the week with us. We are here for you and will do all we can to make you comfortable and have the time of your life.
Debi & Ernie Evans
"We are a Ma & Pa Shop"
and proud of it!
Gates open at noon on Monday at noon
EMS Productions is proud to bring you this legendary event hosted in its new home
The beautiful "AGRI-CIVIC CENTER"
4601 Hwy #710 Okeechobee, Florida
50/30/20 amp RV hookups * Concert Under Roof
Hot showers * Climate Controlled Restrooms
Vendors On site * FREE WIFI in the building
Shopping/Motels/Restaurants within 2 miles
Jamming/Stage Shows/ Music Workshops
Shuttle Service * Food & Craft Vendors
This place has changed bluegrass in Florida... It has to be "the" nicest facility in the state with lots of room for expansion. Owned and operated by the county, it is well maintained and well funded. The entire community has embraced our whole bluegrass family and our plans are to stay and grow together... Come and see what it's all about.
Founded in 1963, Everglades Equipment Group is a family-owned and operated business serving the agricultural industry with 14 locations spanning Central and South Florida. Everglades Equipment Group serves a wide and diverse range of customers; from the largest agricultural producers of sugar, citrus and vegetables in the country; to individual farmers, nurseries, and commercial landscape management companies; to large and small property owners alike.
Istachatta Heat & Air has been a dedicated supporter to the Bluegrass community but certainly no stranger to the heat & air business. They have developed a strong reputation with their long time customers who return on reliability and quality service. Please remember them when you need their services. We are proud to have them with us and proud to call them friends.
Our new home in Okeechobee has been a great experience and has given new life to this legendary event. The Okeechobee County Tourist & Development Council has enabled us to reach more people from a broader base of customers to share this true American art form of music.
T R A C Refrigeration is a Florida state certified and insured HVAC & R. (heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration ) contracting company that specializes in sales, installation, factory warranty service, emergency repairs and preventative maintenance on most types and brands of coolers, freezers and ice machines covering most of south central Florida.
Eli's Western Wear prides itself on being a small town family business with great selection, down home service and outstanding quality! Eli's Western Wear has one of the largest lines of western products in the state of Florida. We offer a huge selection of cowboy boots, western shirts, cowboy hats and tack.
Pinecastle Records was created nearly 25 years ago as a favor to a friend and has since grown into a legendary label with nearly 250 releases in its catalog including titles from some of the most influential musicians in the bluegrass genre such as Eddie Adcock, The Osborne Brothers, Jim and Jesse and Charlie Waller & The Country Gentlemen. Pinecastle has always placed an emphasis on fostering the talents of bluegrass up and comers and has helped with the growth of the careers of Terry Eldredge, Jesse Brock, Josh Williams, and Kristin Scott Benson, among others. Today, Pinecastle is situated in the mountains of southwestern North Carolina owned by businessman and medical doctor, Lonnie Lassiter.
Remember the D'Addario brand of strings and accessories for instruments when choosing. Evans Media Source proudly endorses this brand and will have some product give-aways and information during the show. You can find them in most music stores and order them online. This company has always been a strong supporter and a reliable supplier to the entire music industry. Use the brand what the Pros use, D'Addario...
2019 HOST HOTEL
Reed's Metals is a proud provider of metal roofing, pole barns, and pre-engineered steel buildings
Reed's Metals was founded by Bernard "Bernie" T. Reed in 1998, operating from a portable shed in Lawrence County, Mississippi. Through hard work and dedication to delivering an exceptional customer experience, our company has grown into one of the South's leaders in metal roofing and pre-engineered steel buildings.
ChordBuddy is the Easiest Way to Learn How To Play Guitar. This innovative product has been all the rage and live workshops at EMS Evnets will be presented to see it first hand. Don't miss it.
Monday, Jan 13th, 2020
We will begin taking campers and visitors at Noon
|Gates open at noon and we will begin parking folks that have reserved in advance as well as sell tickets and reserved seating for the week. Lots of jamming all week.....|
call now (904) 886-8378
Tuesday, Jan 14th, 2020
Early Arrival Concert
Bingo at 1:00pm
Concert begins at 7:00PM - $10 per No Charge for ticket holders
Eric Ellison as Gordon Lightfoot
Tuesday Night Concert
Dedicated to our Canadian Brothers & Sisters
Don't miss this exclusive bonus concert compliments of Evans Media Source
Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
5:00PM Traditional Potluck Supper - We will supply the main course, bring your favorite side dish or desert for you and 1 other person.
6:30PM This is a chance for you to step into the spotlight and show the world what you have. If you have a band or sing by yourself with tracks this is for you and a great experience.
Thursday, Jan 16th, 2020
Stage Shows and more
MC Jo Odom
2:00PM Swinging Bridge Band
3:00PM Bandana Rhythm
4:00PM Nothin Fancy
5:00PM Supper Break
6:00PM Swinging Bridge Band
7:00PM Bandana Rhythm
8:00PM Nothin Fancy
Friday, Jan 17th, 2020
Stage Shows and more
The Legendary Lonesome River Band
JUST ADDED - PO RAMBLIN BOYS
12:00PM Penny Creek Band
1:00PM Keith Bass & The Florida Bluegrass Express
2:00PM A deeper Shade of Blue
3:00PM Po Ramblin Boys
4:00PM Lonesome River Band
5:00PM Supper Break
6:00PM Penny Creek Band
7:00PM Florida Bluegrass Express
8:00PM Po Ramblin Boys
9:00PM Lonesome River Band
10:00PM Acoustic Slam Jam by A Deeper Shade of Blue
Bring your instrument and a smile
Saturday, Jan 18th 2020
Music Workshops, Stage Shows and more
10:00AM - 11:30AM Music Workshops
1:00PM A Deeper Shade of Blue
2:00PM Bandana Rhythm
3:00PM Zink & Company
4:00PM IIIrd Tyme Out
5:00PM Supper Break
6:00PM Zink & Company
7:00PM IIIrd Tyme Out
8:00PM Urban Cowboy Reunion featuring Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee
Sunday, Jan 19th, 2020
Sunday Morning Gospel Sing
|10:00AM Jan Ladd sends us off with a good old fashion Gospel Sing. Please try to make time to be with us and don't forget to bring your instruments, voice and a smile.|