The KDHX Yonder Calendar is your guide to bluegrass and old-time music in the St. Louis area. Listen to Down Yonder every Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. on KDHX 88.1 FM, streaming live at www.kdhx.org.

JAM SESSIONS
1st and 2nd Saturday of each monthJam sessions at the Folk School of KDHX, led by various instructors, 3323 Washington, St. Louis, 12-2 pm
Sundays ~ Schlafly Bottleworks, 7260 Southwest, Manchester MO, 3-6 pm
2nd Sunday of each month -- except May, September, and December
Missouri Area Fiddlers and Country Music Association's jam session, Kirkwood Community Center, Geyer Road, Kirkwood MO, 1 pm

3rd Sunday of each month ~ Bluegrass jam at The Stage at KDHX, 3524 Washington, St. Louis, 2-5 pm
Mondays ~ Keep It Grassy Mondays at Pop's Blue Moon on Pattison, St. Louis, 8:30-11:30 pm
Every other Tuesday ~ Jam session at The Bluegrass Shack (click for jam schedule), New Athens IL, 7-9 pm

CONTRA DANCES
Childgrove Country Dancers hold dances at the Monday Club, 37 South Maple, Webster Groves.  Dances start at 7 pm. [See complete dance schedule]

Sun 12.16 ~ Stringdancer (Waltz Party)
Sun 12.23 ~ Roger Wilco
Sat 1.5 ~ Roger Netherton & The Free Radicals
Sun 1.6 ~ Mound City Slickers
Fri 1.11 ~ Uncle Farmer
Sun 1.13 ~ Ellen Gomez & Friends
Sat 1.19 ~ Dugout Canoe
Sun 1.27 ~ Missouri Possum Tamers
Sat 2.2 ~ Mound City Slickers

Other Dances

Fri 12.21 ~ Mound City Slickers play the STL Square Dance at The Stage at KDHX, 3524 Washington, St. Louis, 7:30 pm
Fri 1.25 ~ Missouri Possum Tamers play for the STL Square Dance at KDHX, 3524 Washington, St. Louis, 7:30 pm
Fr1 2.22 ~ The Ramblin' Rosies play for the STL Square Dance at The Stage at KDHX, 3524 Washington, St. Louis, 7:30 pm
Sat 3.23 ~ Folk & Roots Festival Square dance at The Stage at KDHX, 3524 Washington, St. Louis, 4 pm
Sat 3.30 ~ Mound City Slickers play for the Chillicothe Dance Series, Shore Acres Clubhouse, Chillicothe IL, 7-10 pm


CONCERT EVENTS, CLUB SHOWS, AND FESTIVALS

DECEMBER
Sat 12.15 ~ Missouri Breaks at The Frisco, 8110 Big Bend, Webster Groves MO, 9:30-12:30 am
Sat 12.15 ~ Ivas John's 8th annual Blue Christmas at the Varsity Center for the Arts, Carbondale IL, 7 pm. With The Gordons, Wil Marin & Robert Bowlin, and others.
Sat 12.15 ~ Silver Creek Bluegrass at The Stagger Inn, 104 East Vandalia, Edwardsville IL 10 pm-2 am
Fri 12.21 ~ Neil "Diamond" Salsich & Gerard Erker of The Mighty Pines at The Frisco, 8110 Big Bend, Webster Groves MO, 9:30-12:30 am
Fri 12.21 ~One Way Traffic and Silver Creek Bluegrass at the Broadway Oyster Bar, 736 South Broadway, St. Louis, 10 pm-2 am
Sat 12.22 ~ Old Salt Union at the Swansea Improvement Center, 301 Service Street, Swansea IL 8 pm
Sat 12.22 ~ Three Crooked Men at The Frisco Barroom, 8110 Big Bend, Webster Groves MO, 9:30-12:30 am
Fri 12.28 ~ The Foggy Memory Boys at Pop's Blue Moon, 5429 Pattison on The Hill, St. Louis, 8 pm
Sat 12.29 ~ Old-Time Night at The Schlafly Tap Room, 2100 Locust, St. Louis: 9 pm Root Diggers, 10 pm Mound City Slickers, 11 pm Three Crooked Men
Sat 12.29 ~ Clusterpluck at The Frisco Barroom, 8110 Big Bend, Webster Groves MO, 9:30-12:30 am
Sun-Mon 12.30-31 ~ Yonder Mountain String Band at Delmar Hall, St. Louis, 8 pm. Old Salt Union opens.

JANUARY 2019
Fri-Sat 1.5-6 ~ MABC's 37th Annual Winter Bluegrass Festival at the Holiday Inn Six Flags, Eureka MO, featuring (Fri) The Po' Ramblin' Boys and Ken Seamon, Jim Orchard & The Bressler Brothers Reunion and (Sat) High Fidelity, The Greers, George Portz & Friends of Bluegrass, and Alex Riffle & The Stiff Riffs
Fri-Sat 1.11-12 ~ SPBMA's 45th Annual Music Awards and Midwest Convention at the Capitol Plaza Hotel, Jefferson City MO, featuring The Farm Hands, Lonesome Road, The Baker Family, Bull Harman & Bull's Eye, Possum Trot, and others
Thu 1.17 ~ Sam Bush at The Old Rock House, At of Live Festival, 1200 South 7th, St. Louis, 8 pm
Fri 1.18 ~ Greensky Bluegrass at The Pageant, 6161 Delmar, St. Louis, 8 pm
Thu 1.24 ~ Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives at Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp, St. Louis, 8 pm
Thu-Sat 1.24-26 ~ Bootheel Bluegrass Festival at the Bavarian Halle by Drury Inn, Fruitland MO,  573.243.9200,  featuring Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers, The Family Sowell, RiverBend and The Gipsons.
Sat 1.26 ~ Undergrass Boys reunion at Lindberg's Tavern, 318 West Commercial, Springfield MO, 6:30-8:30 pm
Sat 1.26 ~ Grateful Ball featuring The Traveling McCourys and Jeff Austin Band at the Old Rock House, 1200 South 7th, St. Louis MO, 8 pm

FEBRUARY
Sat 2.2 ~ The Harmans and RiverBend at The Harman Auction Center, Shipman IL, 7:30 pm
Fri 2.22 ~ Leftover Salmon at The Sheldon, 3648 Washington, St. Louis, 8 pm
Sat 2.23 ~ Mipso at The Blueberry Hill Duck Room, 6504 Delmar in the U City Loop, 7 pm

MARCH
Fri 3.1 ~ Three Crooked Men at The Frisco Barroom, 8110 Big Bend, Webster Groves MO, 9:30-12:30 am
Thu 3.7 ~ The Lil Smokies at The Old Rock House, 1200 South 7th, St. Louis, 8 pm
Fri 3.8 ~ Three Crooked Men at The Vintage Wine Bar, 212 South Main, Waterloo IL, 8-11 pm
Sat 3.2 ~ RiverBend at the Riverfront Cultural Society, New Haven MO, 7 pm
Sun 3.10 ~ The Earls of Leicester at The Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington, St. Louis, 7:30 pm
Thu 3.21 ~ St. Louis Folk & Roots Festival presents the Murder Ballad Ball at The Stage at KDHX, 3524 Washington, St. Louis, 7:30 pm
Fri 3.22 ~ St. Louis Folk & Roots Festival presents Jesse Lege & Joel Savoy at the Sheldon Ballroom, 3648 Washington, St. Louis 8 pm. Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons and Amythyst Kiah open. 
Sat 3.22 ~ Mound City Slickers at The Focal Point, 2720 Sutton, Maplewood MO, 8 pm
Sat 3.23 ~ St. Louis Folk & Roots Festival presents the Blue Canyon Boys at The Stage at KDHX, 3524 Washington, St. Louis 11 am
Sat 3.23 ~ St. Louis Folk & Roots Festival presents Iris Dement at The Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington, St. Louis, 8 pm. The Evie Ladin Band opens.
Sat 3.23 ~ Keller Williams and The HillBenders play Petty Grass at The Old Rock House, 1200 South 7th, St. Louis, 8 pm
Fri 3.29 ~ Frank & Allie Lee at The Focal Point, 2720 Sutton, Maplewood MO, 8 pm

APRIL
Sat 4.6 ~ RiverBend at The Star Theatre in Willow Bend MO, 7 pm
Fri 4.26 ~ The Del McCoury Band at The Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington, St. Louis, 8 pm

MAY
Thu-Sun5.23-26 ~ Back Forty Bluegrass Festival, Back Forty Campground, Curryville MO
Wed-Sat 5.29-6.1 ~ John Hartford Memorial Festival at the Bill Monroe Memorial Music Park, Bean Blossom IN, featuring The Tim O'Brien Band, Della Mae, Special Consensus, Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands, Two High String Band, and many others

JULY
Thu-Sun 7.11-14 ~ Pickin' On Picknic at Lost Hill Lake Resort, Lost Hill Lake Road, St. Clair MO