Bluegrass & Blue Water Cruise


January 11-16, 2020



My first time appear at this festival!

Join the Workshops!


I love to teach workshops!

Performance & Touring

Upcoming Shows

February 15-17, 2019

Joe Val Bluegrass Festival

Sheraton Framingham 

400 Staples Drive

Framingham, MA 02062

March 24, 2019

Bluegrass Barn

Frying Pan Farm Park

2739 West Ox Road
Herndon, VA, 20171

April 13-14, 2019

Wilmington Bluegrass Festival

Crown Plaza Hotel

630 Naamans Road

Claymont, DE 19703

April 26, 2019

Merlefest, America's Top Roots Music Festival

1328 S. Collegiate Drive, Wilkesboro, N.C. 28697

May 17, 2019

Lucketts Store Spring Market

Clarke County (Virginia) fairgrounds, 

Valerie Smith Trio

May 18, 2019

Lucketts Store Spring Market

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike

Clarke County (Virginia) fairgrounds, 

May 19, 2019

Lucketts Store Spring Market

Clarke County (Virginia) fairgrounds, 

Valerie Smith Trio

May 24-27, 2019

Wind Gap Bluegrass Festival

Wind Gap, PA

June 22, 2019

Independent Music Awards

Symphony Space Performing Arts Center

New York, NY

 June 29, 2019

Indie on Main

 Keyser , West Va

June 15, 2019

RC Moon Pie Queen Homecoming

Join in the fun and celebrate! They are bringing all the kings and queens from the past years together!

September 29, 2019

Mountain Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival

Jefferson County, WV Fairgrounds

January 11-16, 2019

Bluegrass and Bluewater Cruise

Sailing from CHARLESTON, SC to Freeport and Nassau, Bahamas


March 14, 2020

Withlachoochee Bluegrass Festival

Dunnellion, Fl

May 29, 2020

NEPA Valley Bluegrass Festival

Lazy Brook Park

Tunkhannock, PA


Past Performances

Past Performances

Past and Recent Performances

Didmarton Bluegrass Festival

 The Harrison Pub, 

Lyceum Folk Club

Gower Bluegrass Festival

The Bell Inn 

The Musician Pub 

Cornish Bluegrass Festival

Mountain Heritage Festival

California Bluegrass "Father's Day Festival", Grass Valley, CA

California Bluegrass Association's "Camp Bluegrass", Grass Valley, CA

Windgap Bluegrass Festival

Windgap, PA
Women in Bluegrass
Bright Box Theater
Old Town Winchester, VA
The Winchester Cathedral, Baltimore, MD

Festival of the Bluegrass
Lexington, KY​
The City Winery, Nashville, TN
Ronnie Reno Television Show
Songs of the Mountain Television Show
Nashville, TN
Grand OLE Opry, Nashville, TN
Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, TN
Bell Witch, the movie, Performance Premiere
Nashville, TN
European Tours throughout UK, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Holland, and more
ROMP, Owensboro, TN
Wintergrass, Seattle, WA
Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival, Gettysburg, PA
Smoked Country Jam, Crosspoint,  PA
Madison Square Park, New York, NY
International Bluegrass Music Conference
Americana Music Conference, Nashville, TN
International Bluegrass Fan Fest
Nashville, TN
Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival, DE
Brandywine Friends of Old-time Music
Greeneville, DE
24th Annual Midsummer in the Northwoods Bluegrass, Manitowish, Waters WI
3RD and LINDSLEY , Nashville, TN    
Ernest Tubb Record Shop, Nashville, TN
Moon Pie Festival, Bell Buckle, TN
International Folk Festival, Bell Buckle, TN
Wind Gap Bluegrass Festival, Wind Gap, PA
Dollywood, Pigeon Forge, TN
The Rutledge, Nashville, TN
McReynolds Benefit,  Troubadour Theater
Nashville, TN
The Station Inn, Nashville, TN
Heritage Day On The Mountain at Hard Times USA , Rocky Island, TN
South Jackson Civic Center, Tullahoma TN
Cedar Valley Settlers Celebration & Music Festival  North Olmstea, OH
Mohican Bluegrass Festival Glenmont OH
1st Annual St. Georges Bluegrass Festival
 St. George, DE
OATS Music  Festival Benton, PA
Smoked Country Jam , Cross Fork PA
Park Theater - Silver Dollar City
Branson, MO
Franklin County Bluegrass Festival
Franklin, KY
Waldo Bluegrass Festival, Waldo, FL
In the Pines Festival, Palm Dale, FL
Lion's Club Seafood Festival, St. Augustine, FL
Spirit of the Suwannee, Live Oak, FL
Macon Arts Theater, Macon, GA
Chevy Music Festival, Dahlonega, GA
Bell Buckle Banquet Hall, Bell Buckle, TN
Wind Gap Bluegrass Festival, Wind Gap, PA Rockholm Gardens, Rockholm,  IN
Indiana State Prison, IN
Bluegrass In the Schools
Arts Week for Oldfields
Oldfields School
Motlow Junior College Class
"Performance Arts and
Business Strategies
The Bell Buckle Cafe
Val's Trio with Roger Huffman and Kraig Smith
 The Bell Buckle Cafe Val's Trio with Roger Huffman and Kraig Smith
South Jackson Arts Center
Roots to Bluegrass in the Schools!
Windgap Bluegrass Festival
Blueberry Bluegrass & Country Music  Music Society Festival
Blue Plate Special
Luttrell Bluegrass Festival
Wide Open Bluegrass Street Festival
Freshman Farmland Markets
Brandywine Friends Music Concert
Frying Pan Farm Park
Several "Arts Theaters" and "Educational Programs" in US, UK , Austria and Germany.
Recording at Patuxent Music, Rockville, MD
Sore Fingers Bluegrass Week
Vocal Workshops
Bath, England, UK
Victory Villa Community Center
House Concert
​Becky & Bob Knorr
Berwick, PA
​570 594-4966
DC Bluegrass Festival
Dalton WoodSongs Coffee House
"Bear on the Square", Dahlonega, GA
Charm City Bluegrass Festival
Drum & Strum Music Listening Room
Common Ground On The Hill
Carroll County Arts Council Theater
Georgia Pick and Bow Traditional School