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Bill Evans on banjo Thursday to Sunday, October 5-8

Bill teaches at the Great Lakes Music Camp, West Olive, Michigan  

West Olive, MI: Camp Blodgett, 10451 Lakeshore Drive
This is a great camp right on Lake Michigan. Registration opens May 1.

Saturday, October 21, 4 to 6 p.m.

Waynesboro, Virginia workshop! Jam Survival Skills for All Instruments  

Waynesboro, VA: Waynesboro Music, 540 West Broad Street, Suite E
This workshop is designed for beginning and intermediate players on all bluegrass instruments who want to gain more confidence playing with others in jams and bands. No one will be left behind! $25 and attendance is limited to 30 participants. Phone 540-435-6923 for info.

Thursday to Saturday, October 26-28

Banjo Ben Banjo Camp with Banjo Ben & the Purple Hulls  

Kilgore, TX: Banjo Ben's Farm
With Ben Clark, Katy Lou Clark and Dave Dillard along with plenty of brisket and banjo fun! Lodging available in nearby hotels. Highly recommended!

Friday, November 3rd, 7:30 p.m.

The lBanjo Gathering Concert at East Tennessee State University  

Johnson City, TN: Martin Center at East Tennessee State University
Bill performs a 20-minute set at this event honoring banjo history and featuring many other great players. Details TBA soon.

Friday, November 10, 7 p.m. show

Calfiornia Bluegrass Reunion (Bill Evans, John Reischman, Sharon Gilchrist, Jim Nunally, Chad Manning & Brandon Godman) at the Side Door, Sacramento  

Sacramento, CA: The Side Door, 2900 Franklin Blvd.
The Bluegrass Reunion returns to Sacramento this fall! Last year's show was sold out - purchase tickets early and come join us!

Saturday, November 11, 7:30 p.m.

California Bluegrass Reunion (Bill Evans, John Reischman, Jim Nunally, Chad Manning, Sharon Gilchrist & Brandon Godman) at The California.  

Santa Rosa, CA: 528 7th Street
Details TBA soon.

Sunday, November 12, 7 p.m. Pacific

California Bluegrass Reunion with Bill Evans, John Reischman, Sharon Gilchrist, Jim Nunally, Chad Manning & Brandon Godman live in Berkeley!  

Berkeley, CA: The Freight & Salvage Coffeeehouse, 2020 Addison Street
The California Banjo Extravaganza is coming back to the Freight featuring the great double fiddles of Chad Manning and Brandon Godman with John Reischman, Jim Nunally, Sharon Gilchrist & Bill Evans.

Tuesday, November 14, 7 p.m.

California Bluegrass Reunion (Bill Evans, John Reischman, Jim Nunally, Sharon Gilchrist, Chad Manning & Brandon Godman) at the Otter Opry in Monterey  

Monterey, CA: United Methodist Church, 1 Soledad Drive
Tickets $35 general public; $30 CBA Members. Church dinner at 5:30 p.m., $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Sponsored by the California Bluegrass Association.

Sunday, December 10, 1 to 6:15 p.m. Eastern Time

Online Workshop Afternoon with Ron Block, Kristin Scott Benson & Bill Evans  

Anywhere you can access the Internet!
Each instructor will teach a 75-minute session and then will come together for an all-group session. For all levels. Workshop will be held via Zoom with all sessions recorded for later viewing by registered students. $85 includes all workshop/afternoon events and handouts. Topics to be announced soon! Email Bill at for complete info and to register.

Thursday to Sunday, April 18 to 21

New Mexico Banjo Camp 2023: Two Weekends! April 18-21 and 25-28  

Kingston, NM: The Black Range Lodge
With Tony Trischka, Alan Munde, Riley Baugus, Kristin Scott Benson & Bill Evans. Contact Bill at for info. Registration opens in January 2024.

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