The Caverns announce first-ever CaveFest

Article Contributed by The Caverns | Published on Monday, August 22, 2022

On October 8th and 9th, incredible music and breathtaking caves come together to create the first-ever CaveFest. Featuring headlining acts Sam Bush, Leftover Salmon, The Infamous Stringdusters, and Yonder Mountain String Band the inaugural festival will take full advantage of what The Caverns has to offer above and below ground.

Scheduled for a holiday weekend, headlining performances will take place at The Caverns Amphitheater with breathtaking mountain views and ample space for blankets, chairs and dancing. Other bands performing include: Rising Appalachia, Jim Lauderdale, Kitchen Dwellers, The Lil Smokies, Sierra Hull, Rumpke Mountain Boys, Lindsay Lou, Larry Keel Experience, Volunteer String Band, Pressing Strings, Sicard Hollow, Kendall Street Company, Rock Creek Bluegrass, Airshow and Taylor Scott Band.

The Caverns world-famous underground concert hall will host daily jam sessions, cave yoga, and even a screening of the 1985 classic The Goonies. There will be on-site camping, delicious food trucks as well as local art & craft vendors.