Attention All patrons attending events at Merriweather Post Pavilion in 2021 are required to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or a medically-administered laboratory-based negative test result from a test taken within the 72 hours prior to the show, along with a matching photo ID. Proof of vaccination can be your physical vaccine card or a photo of your card. Refunds WILL NOT be issued for failure to provide proof of vaccine or negative test.

Community Events

2021 Columbia Bluegrass Festival
By Columbia Town Center Rotary Foundation 


11:00 AM — 7:00 PM

The 2021 Columbia Bluegrass Festival at Merriweather Post Pavilion will feature some of the best bluegrass bands in the area.  This is a charity event to raise money for the Columbia Town Center Rotary Foundation to benefit children and families in need in Howard County and beyond.  Enjoy an afternoon of fun and music and support your community!

Six Bluegrass Bands will provide entertainment throughout the day in the Pavilion. 

  • The Seldom Scene
  • Big Howdy
  • Tim and Savannah Finch and The Eastman String Band
  • The Plate Scrapers
  • Sweet Yonder
  • King Street Bluegrass

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Proceeds from this event go directly to the Columbia Town Center Rotary Club Foundation, Inc.  which supports community service projects, programs and organizations that support  children and families in need, education and mentoring, and services to citizens in crisis in  Howard County and abroad. The Columbia Town Center Rotary Club Foundation, Inc. is a  501(c)(3) organization (EIN 20-2858354).