Music festival to enliven Wylie Saturday

by | Jun 24, 2021 | Latest

Residents wanting another way to return to normalcy can find all sorts of fun at Wylie Jubilee Bluegrass on Ballard, the free annual event to be held June 26 in Wylie.

The festival, canceled last year because of the pandemic, offers music, car show, chili cook-off and arts and crafts.

Bluegrass on Ballard will be its 33rd year in 2021. Mer­chants started the event in downtown Wylie as an ice cream social and a way for merchants to give back to the community, said Jeremy Mei­er, president of the Downtown Merchants Association. It eventually became a country music festival for a while, and then other activities were add­ed to the event.

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By Don Munsch[email protected]

 

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