For more than two decades, our volunteers have proven this beyond any doubt. Whether you are a seasoned returning volunteer or a new talent, join a stellar team of folks working to make IBMA World of Bluegrass a world-class music industry event!
In addition to Official Showcases, IBMA offers a variety of opportunities and price points for agents, labels, artists, and corporate partners to sponsor showcases throughout the week.
The Songwriter Showcase is a coveted opportunity at IBMA World of Bluegrass, where we shine a spotlight on ten selected songwriters (or songwriting teams).
Perform for thousands of attendees on one of our many StreetFest stages during IBMA Bluegrass Live!
Three exhibiting options allow you to tailor your engagement with over 12,000 IBMA World of Bluegrass attendees! Choose from full-week, Conference-only, or Festival-only options to engage with the best audiences for your business!
Proposals can be submitted by bluegrass and general music industry professionals. Proposals may be considered for the IBMA Business Conference OR for IBMA Bluegrass Live! (Convention Center educational and workshop sessions, not stage performances).
Recognizing outstanding achievement and pioneering efforts in bluegrass music.Learn More
Honoring forerunners and ambassadors for bluegrass music.Learn More
Recognizing outstanding work in non-performing industry categories.Learn More
Recognizing artists and entrepreneurs who are in the early years of their bluegrass music careers.Learn More
Bluegrass values reflect well on your brand when you partner with the IBMA.