BORDERLAND FESTIVAL RETURNS with Trey Anastasio Band, Goose, Moe., and much more!

Article Contributed by Blooming Footprint | Published on Thursday, March 23, 2023

Borderland Festival, one of the region’s most popular music and art festivals, makes its return to Knox Farm State Park, just 15 minutes from downtown Buffalo, September 15th through the 17th.  That’s right – now a three-day festival starting on Friday, Borderland will celebrate its fifth year with more than 20 bands on 2 stages.

The 2023 line-up features Trey Anastasio with Classic TAB from the legendary jamband Phish on Saturday night, as well as the new hottest band on the festival circuit, Goose, as the festival’s first Friday night headliner. One of Buffalo’s own favorite bands, Moe. will also be closing out the weekend for a sunset performance on Sunday, September 17th. The artist lineup also includes Dawes, The Infamous Stringdusters, Sammy Rae & Friends, Neal Francis, Mighty Poplar, The 502s, Krasno/Moore Project and a full weekend of local bands.

The festival has partnered with Kissing Bridge Ski Resort to offer local tent camping options to traveling fans. Also new to the festival this year is the “Anyday” single day ticket. Fans can purchase a single day ticket and use it for ANY of the 3 festival days. The "Anyday" ticket will give fans the flexibility to choose which day they attend the festival, while also allowing them to secure a ticket in advance for the lowest price.

In classic Borderland style, festival goers can expect a diverse mix of music spanning the genres of rock, country and Americana, along with performances from local musicians. Aside from a killer musical lineup, the festival will host a range of artisans, axe throwing, Kidsland, local chefs and food trucks, plus craft beer, distilled spirits, and wines from local brewers. And at Borderland you know you can always expect a few surprises!

Festival tickets will be on sale today, so don't miss out on Buffalo's party of the year Sept 15th - 17th!
(3) Day Weekend Pass
Single Day “Anyday” Ticket
(3) Day VIP Weekend Pass
Kids 10 and under are free with a parent or guardian.

For tickets, camping passes and more information on Borderland Festival, please visit the official website: