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Nelsonville Music Fest May 31-June 3 in Ohio

By Staff | May 30, 2018

NELSONVILLE, Ohio – Stuart’s Opera House presents the 14th annual Nelsonville Music Festival, May 31-June 3, 2018 at Robbins Crossing on the campus of Hocking College in Nelsonville, Ohio. Our third round of the lineup was announced daily throughout April and early May, featuring tune-yards, Tank & The Bangas, Deer Tick, Ron Gallo and many more.They join a lineup that already includes headliners George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic (Saturday, June 2), The Decemberists (Friday, June 1), Ani DiFranco (Sunday, June 3), and The Black Angels (Thursday, May 31). Four days of music featuring over 60 bands on multiple stages all weekend long with camping, kids activities, artisan vendors, food, beer garden, and much more. Weekend passes for all four days are on sale now for $150 (with no fees), and the price will go up as we get closer to the festival weekend. Weekend passes for Nelsonville residents and teens are only $75, and kids 12 and under are free. Camping passes and VIP weekend passes to the festival are also on sale now. Tickets will be going up in price soon. Tickets and more information can be found nelsonvillefest.org or by calling (740) 753-1924.

Other artists include Alvvays, Kevin Morby, Mission Temple Fireworks Revival featuring Paul Thorn & The Blind Boys of Alabama, Nick Waterhouse, The Gories, Middle Kids, Colter Wall, Earthless, Blueprint, Antibalas, Wooden Shjips, Michael Hurley, Charlie Parr, Sunflower Bean, Bedouine, The Weather Station, Mary Lattimore, Michael Nau & The Mighty Thread, Haley, Heynderickx, Birds of Chicago, River Whyless, Caroline Rose, A Hawk and A Hacksaw, Twain, Combo Chimbita, Dead Horses, Shannon Lay, White Mystery, J.D. Hutchison & Realbilly Jive, Lung, The Worn Flints, Counterfeit Madison, EYE, Bill MacKay, Fred Longberg-Holm, Larry Yes, Radattack, Kay Carter Project, Justin Gordon, Coal Cave Hollow Boys, Megan Bee, Smizmar, Rattletrap Stringband, Weedghost, Nicholas Littlehouse, Stuart’s Afterschool Bands, DJ Barticus and DJ Johnny Clift, Boxcar Square Dance, Hongo Gonzo Liquid Light Show, and a few more still to be announced.

NMF has an exciting new venture this year – we’re building a Mini Ramp and offering lessons, free skates, and professional skate demos at the festival and invite you to help us make that happen! The Nelsonville Music Festival is hosting an Indiegogo campaign to help us make the NMF Mini Ramp a reality and we have awesome perks for our supporters too! Get limited edition stickers and t-shirts, private skate sessions, a Skate NMF skateboard deck, a chance to tag the Mini Ramp, introduce a band on the boxcar stage, and much more. Help make another great addition to NMF a reality! You can donate and support this project on Indiegogo at https://igg.me/at/SkateNM

Visit our website at www.nelsonvillefest.org and find out more. As in previous years, the Boxcar Area is FREE to everyone, so this Mini Ramp will be accessible to everyone, no tickets needed.