Byron Berline Itinerary
Explore Oklahoma through the eyes of world-renowned fiddle player Byron Berline. From his favorite Oklahoma State Park to visit as a child to his alma mater, this tour will take you across the state to destinations like the Oklahoma International Bluegrass Festival and Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame.
Jet, OK, OK
Stop 1: Great Salt Plains State Park
As a child, Byron Berline's family enjoyed spending time at Great Salt Plains State Park when they weren't traveling to fiddle competitions.
Ponca City, OK, OK
Stop 2: Poncan Theatre
In his youth, Byron Berline played at the Poncan Theatre.
Guthrie, OK, OK
Stop 3: Oklahoma International Bluegrass Festival
Held annually in October, the Oklahoma International Bluegrass Festival was spearheaded by Byron Berline over 20 years ago.
Norman, OK, OK
Stop 4: The University of Oklahoma
Come tour the beautiful campus at the University of Oklahoma, where Byron Berline received his degree in Physical Education in January 1967.
Norman, OK, OK
Stop 5: Sooner Theatre
Byron Berline spent his early days performing at the Sooner Theatre.
Ada, OK, OK
Stop 6: McSwain Theatre
Byron Berline got his start playing at theaters across the state, including the McSwain Theatre.
Muskogee, OK, OK
Stop 7: The Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame
Visit the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame & Museum for exhibits on Oklahoma's top musicians, including Byron Berline who was inducted in 1999.