Bulletin Staff Report

Bluegrass music filled the Brownwood Coliseum Friday night, and the unique grassroots sound will continue throughout today as the fifth annual Texas Bluegrass Celebration continues.

The Gibson Flat Pickin’ Contest will begin at 10 a.m. today, and the concerts will resume at 12:35 p.m. following a lunch break. Bluegrass Solution, Digger Davis & Tombstone, the Mears Family, the Bratten Family and Joe Bass & Double Mountain Boys are the five bands scheduled to perform twice each between then and 9:45 p.m., when the show closes.

Admission is $15. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Friends of Lake Brownwood State Park.

Digger Davis & Tombstone and the Mears Family will perform after a breakfast served outdoors at the Depot Plaza beginning at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, followed by a devotional around 10:20 a.m.