The biggest night on the bluegrass calendar, featuring once-in-a-lifetime moments and outstanding performances by the best in bluegrass.
Wilma Lee Cooper
Founded by the IBMA in 1991, the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame (initially named “Hall of Honor”) is the bluegrass music industry’s tribute to the pioneers of the music and the people who have made it great.
Recognizing outstanding achievement and pioneering efforts in bluegrass music.
Honoring forerunners and ambassadors for bluegrass music.
Recognizing outstanding work in non-performing industry categories.
Recognizing artists and business people who are in the early years of their careers.