Festivals

Posted on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013 - 3:29 pm
Saturday was a wonderful day! It started with sunshine, birds and bluegrass and ended with stars, hippies and bluegrass. The day promised to be a great one just because of the fact it was the last day of the festival. The lineup was just as good as the other days, leaving nobody disappointed. I...
Posted on Sunday, October 20th, 2013 - 2:08 pm
Take one little mountain valley, mix in some mandolins, mud, master brewers, musicians, and some local towns named Roseland and Lovingston and what you get is a well organized and highly enjoyable musical event known as The Festy.  Greeted with road signs pointing out Walton’s Mountain, the...
Posted on Saturday, October 19th, 2013 - 1:47 pm
Yesterday’s beautiful weather didn’t last past noon. It wasn’t long before the clouds rolled in and fog began to creep around the campsites. The first beer of the morning was cracked around nine as we made breakfast and waited for more of our friends to arrive. In the meantime, we met a bunch of...
Posted on Saturday, October 19th, 2013 - 12:38 pm
It rained. It didn’t pour and ruin everything, but it rained. As I was walking through the small amount of mud created by the rain I decided to just be thankful for it. So here I am on Saturday morning…thankful for all the great I get to experience this weekend. (And the morning sun.) On Friday, my...
Posted on Saturday, October 19th, 2013 - 9:42 am
Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival is the best that Mulberry Mountain has to offer. While Wakarusa pulses to the vibrant beat of youth culture and features many of today’s top acts across varying musical genres, Harvest offers an entirely different experience that has a way of...
Posted on Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 - 2:51 pm
HUKA Entertainment proudly announces the return of Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival, taking place Saturday, April 12 and Sunday, April 13, 2014 on the sands of Fort Lauderdale Beach Park in Fort Lauderdale, FL. A limited quantity of Early Bird Presale tickets for the 2014 festival will be...
Posted on Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 - 2:06 pm
Moogfest is a celebration that honors the creativity and inventiveness of Moog Music founder Dr. Robert Moog, and pays tribute to the legacy of the analog synthesizer. For over 50 years, Bob Moog and his company Moog Music have pioneered technology that has advanced popular music and culture, and...
Posted on Monday, October 14th, 2013 - 3:32 pm
Cheers erupted from the crowd as the first line up announcement was made for the 4th Annual John Hartford Memorial Festival (JHMF), during the morning Chompdown at their annual Fall Festival & Pickin’ Party that recently occurred. For those who may not know, Chompdown is a pot...
Posted on Friday, October 11th, 2013 - 1:54 pm
Beginning with an Infamous Stringdusters show in August, 2009 at the Brew Ridge Music Festival located at Devils Backbone Brewery in Nelson County, The Festy was born.  The Stringdusters and Friends created a festival of their own design located just south of the village of Nellysford in...
Posted on Wednesday, October 9th, 2013 - 9:58 am
Magnolia Fest, one of the greatest Americana music festivals in America, is Oct. 17-20 at the beautiful Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) in Live Oak, Fla.! Are you going? It’s going to be so awesome! Artists include Willie Nelson, John Prine, Kris Kristofferson, Stephen Marley, Drive-...