The Nippo Bluegrass Series

Sundays 6 to 8 pm at the Nippo Lake Restaurant, Barrington, NH

The  2023-2024 season scheduled bands:

      Schedule web address :             Facebook page:                              


       Bluegrass music is back for another season at Nippo.    Hear some of the finest acoustic artists in New England.
            "Bluegrass at Nippo" has become a Winter's Sunday night tradition.  Good food - Good music - Good people.

           Band performing...                                                          Link to band's web site

                                                                           ---- 2023 ----
Oct. 8
      Cedar Mountain                                                                     
Oct.  15        Hot Skillet
Oct.  22         Old Hat
Oct.  29
       Chicken Shack
Nov.  5        Daylight Savings Ends     High Range  
Nov.  12        Cordwood
Nov.  19         Fretbenders
Nov.  26
        Lunch at the Dump
Dec.  3         Bow Junction
Dec. 10         Green Heron
Dec.  17          Unsung Heroes
Dec.  24          --- No Music Tonight ---     for Christmas   
Dec.  31           --- No Music Tonight ---     for New Years                                                                      

                                                                              ---- 2024 ----
Jan.  7          Green Heron
Jan.   14          Short Brothers
Jan.   21          Erica Brown and Bluegrass Connection
Jan.   28          She Gone
Feb.   4
          New England Bluegrass Band  
Feb.   11         --- No Music Tonight ---    Super Bowl LVIII
 Feb.  18           Chicken Shack
 Feb.   25          Lunch at the Dump
 Mar.   3           Cedar Mountain
 Mar.   10          High Range   Daylight Savings Begins
 Mar.   17          ---- No BG Series Tonight ---   St. Patty’s Day Irish Band and Party
 Mar.   24           Unsung Heroes
 Mar.    31             --- No Music Tonight ---  Easter Sunday               
 Apr.   7            Cordwood
 Apr.   14            Wide Open Spaces   
 Apr.   21            Old Hat
  Apr.  28            Fretbenders


                                       Thank you for another fine season.  See you again this fall.
Area bluegrass bands wishing a spot on the Nippo schedule should  e-mail:  Scott at  (or)  Bob at


Directions and information:

RESTAURANT: (603) 664-2030  -   -

From Boston take 95 north to Spaulding Turnpike (Route 16) to exit 8W (Concord), Route 9 West. At the first light, bear right on Route 9 West. Stay on Route 9, through the Route 125 intersection and past Calef's Country Store. Continue for approximately 2.8 miles from the 125 intersection until you come to Junction 126 where you will bear right. At the stop sign, take a left and then the first right. Just before the sign for Nippo Lake Golf Club take a left to the top of the hill.

Reservations:  The restaurant will reserve a table of you on Sunday evening if you call ahead.  They will hold a large table for you until 5:30 pm or a smaller table up to 5:45 pm.