The dates are set, and the initial lineup is out for the fourth annual FreshGrass Festival in Northwest Arkansas.
Grammy Award-winning artist Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Minnesota Bluegrass band Trampled by Turtles, Grammy Award-winning songwriter Aoife O’Donovan, and others will headline next year’s event, set for May 17-18 at The Momentary in Bentonville.
Progressive banjo player Alison Brown, soul/blues/folk artist Ruthie Foster, singer songwriter S.G. Goodman, and Fayetteville-based bluegrass act Arkansauce are also on the bill.
In addition, “space age cumbia” act Meridian Brothers and folk artist Peter One round out the initial lineup released this week.
More artists are expected to be announced as the festival dates get closer.
In addition to the music, FreshGrass features film screenings, food and drink, local artist and crafters, and more.
Tickets to the festival are on sale now. Two-day general admission passes are $139 for adults and $110 for Momentary members. Tickets for kids 7-16 are $45 ($36 for Momentary members), and kids 6 and under get in free. VIP options are also available.
For a bit more info, or to purchase tickets visit freshgrass.com.