Merryland Fest coming to Merriweather in July

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

From the organizers who produced the All Good Festival for two decades, All Good Presents is proud to announce the first-ever Merryland Music Fest. Held July 9 & 10 at the historic Merriweather Post Pavilion – centrally located between Baltimore and Washington DC – the weekend includes 21 acts, over 20 hours of music, an expanded Merriweather footprint, unique artisans, crowd performers, Kick-Off and Late-Night concerts and more.  

Bringing together a lineup that highlights some of the most talented live musicians performing today, the inaugural Merryland Music Fest features:

  • The String Cheese Incident (Two Sets)merryland fest
  • Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
  • Grace Potter
  • Lotus
  • Stephen “Ragga” Marley
  • Greensky Bluegrass
  • Shakey Graves
  • Yonder Mountain String Band
  • Langhorne Slim & The Law
  • Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe
  • Nahko & Medicine for the People
  • Pigeons Playing Ping Pong
  • Turkuaz
  • TAUK
  • Protoje
  • Cris Jacobs Band
  • ELM

Performing on two stages, acts alternate between the main stage and the Believe in Music Stage. Merryland is partnering with Believe in Music, a Baltimore-based non-profit started by Kenny Liner from The Bridge, focused on helping promote self-expression and community awareness through music education in underprivileged communities. Additionally, the Merryland experience features an expanded footprint including a second stage, an interactive space within Symphony Woods (a 40 acre wooded preserve), unique local artisans, philanthropic groups, and crowd performers.

Taking full advantage of Merryland Music Fest’s urban surroundings, attendees can add on their choice of Kick-Off Concerts on Friday, July 8: Papadosio with ELM at Ram’s Head Live in Baltimore, or Soul Rebels with People’s Blues of Richmond at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

Furthermore, fans can add on the Late-Night Concert hosted by Kung Fu with guest appearances by Karl Denson and more taking place Saturday, July 9 at Rams Head Live.

For more than 40 years, the pavilion has hosted a diverse range of artists including Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and the Grateful Dead, and continues to offer the absolute best in contemporary entertainment. The high-end sound system and large video screens make this amphitheater a favorite for bands and fans alike.

Advance two-day weekend passes and single-day passes are on sale NOW at www.MerrylandMusicFest.com.

General admission pavilion tickets:

  • $95 for a one-day pass
  • $150 for a two-day pass

Pavilion pit tickets:

  • $125 for a one-day pass
  • $200 for a two-day pass

Lawn tickets:

  • $75 for a one-day pass
  • $125 for a two-day pass

All Good Presents is partnering with CID entertainment to deliver VIP options offering premium viewing areas, access to Lucky Cat Lounge, tickets to Kick-Off and Late Night Concerts, VIP parking and more.  VIP tickets are available now for $299.

Complete Merryland Music Fest information, ticketing options and ways to link up on social media can be found at:

www.merrylandmusicfest.com

www.facebook.com/merrylandmusicfest

www.twitter.com/MerrylandFest

www.instagram.com/merrylandmusicfest

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