ARISE Music Festival Announces 2018 Lineup

Article Contributed by Tsunami Publicity | Published on Thursday, February 1, 2018

Hot off the heels of a sold-out 2017 - the annual ARISE Music Festival will return to beautiful Sunrise Ranch in Loveland, Colorado on August 3-5. The 2018 festival will feature live performances with Slightly StoopidThievery CorporationTrevor HallPepperLiving LegendsOttQuixoticEveryone OrchestraThe Lil Smokies and  Dumpstaphunk along with over 200 performances and presentations.

A staple in the Colorado music scene, ARISE has become the region’s fastest growing summer music festival featuring 5 stages of world-class performances ranging from funk, reggae, bluegrass, jam, hip-hop, rock, electronic, folk to conscious roots music.  Other primary attractions include all day offerings of yoga, workshops, art, film, activism, a renowned children’s village, and all the fun and co-creative excitement that can be packed into a 3-day camping festival.

With a long-standing commitment to planting one tree for every ticket sold and an unwavering leave-no-trace ethos, the ARISE Festival’s core values are grounded in a mission to serve as a vehicle for community-building and creating a festival experience which inspires positivity, joy and active engagement in issues of social justice.

Patrons can grab a ride to the festival for only $5 round trip with locally operated from locations in Denver, Boulder or Fort Collins. For tickets and more information about the festival go to

Musical Artists: Slightly Stoopid, Thievery Corporation, 2 more headliners to be announced in April & May, Trevor Hall, Living Legends, Pepper, Ott., Quixotic, Everyone Orchestra, The Lil Smokies, Start Making Sense, Dumpstaphunk, Kitchen Dwellers, CharlestheFirst, Bass Physics, Ayla Nereo, Shook Twins, The Dustbowl Revival, ProbCause, Dustin Thomas, Family And Friends, Eminence Ensemble, Bridget Law - Artist At Large, DYNOHUNTER and many more.

Yoga Teachers: Faith Hunter, Ashleigh Sergeant, Steph Schwartz, Rob Loud, R.R. Shakti, Mary Claire Sweet, Tyrone Beverly, Patrick Harrington, Kate Mulheron and more.

Presenters: David Karchere, Barbara Marx Hubbard, Brigitte Mars, Martina Hoffmann, Phil Lewis and more.