Bumpers & Banjos Festival will be Sept. 19 in Canandaigua

The Bumpers & Banjos Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept. 19 at Sonnenberg Gardens.

The event is co-hosted by the Canandaigua Rotary, Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park and Sandman Blasting & Coating.

If there is rain the date will be moved to Sept. 26.




Music includes Fiddlers of the Genesee from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. then 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the main stage, Kubick‚Äôs Rubes from 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. then 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the mansion’s porch, Canandaigua Middle School Fiddle Club from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. on the main stage, and Temple Cabin Band from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the main stage.

There will be a car show as well, and anyone with an antique or classic car may enter the grounds for free.

Information about the car show can be found by emailing Richard Deys at [email protected]

Canandaigua Rotary will hold a jackpot drawing.

Jackpot tickets for the drawing are $50 each. Two winners will take home $5,000 each, two will take home $1,500 each, two will take home $500 each, and ten will take home $50 each.

Jackpot tickets can be purchased through a Canandaigua Rotarian.

Tickets are $20 each or $25 at the door and children under 12 are free.

Presale tickets are available at www.bumpersandbanjos.com, through a Canandaigua Rotarian, on the Sonnenberg website events page, or at the Canandaigua branches of Lyons National Bank and Canandaigua National Bank & Trust.

To learn more about the event, visit www.bumpersandbanjos.com or email Bill Namestnik at [email protected]


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