Forecastle Festival Announces 2015 Schedule

Article Contributed by Mason Jar Media | Published on Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Returning this summer, The Forecastle Festival, led by Sam Smith, My Morning Jacket, Widespread Panic and Modest Mouse, has released its daily schedule, available at

Links to the daily schedule are provided below.  General admission weekend passes, single-day tickets, VIP and all-inclusive travel packages options are on sale now. All festival tickets are available at, and all Ticketmaster outlets.

Friday, July 17
Saturday, July 18
Sunday, July 19

Kick-Off Event Set for Thursday, July 16
Forecastle and Against The Grain Brewery will once again host the official Forecastle Kick-Off event on Thursday, July 16. The event will offer local eats, treats and drinks. All general admission and VIP weekend pass holders, plus Friday VIP ticket holders, can pick up wristbands at the event. The kick-off will also feature live music from rockers Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, Louisville natives Discount Guns, and Aaron Chadwell and Sam Sneed of Night Visions Radio (WFPK). Early check-in starts at 5pm; music starts at 7pm.

Highlighted in Rolling Stone as “one of the coolest festivals in America” and acclaimed by American Songwriter as “a rock and roll paradise,” the Forecastle Festival has evolved from a small community event into one of the country’s premier festival destinations. 

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