Willie Nelson’s annual Farm Aid concert is back this year with the legend himself. The festival will be held in Burettstown, Keybank Pavilion Pa. on September 16. Read more about his son, Billie Nelson’s death here.
Each year, Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews host this concert. It features a wide variety of artists, farmers and fans for one mission and that is to keep family farmers on the land.
People can enjoy incredible music performances, good food and activities to get them in touch and hands-on with the roots of food. Since 1985, Farm Aid has raised more than $50 million to help family farmers thrive all over the country. It also inspires millions of people to play a part in the Good Food Movement.
FARM AID 2017
At Farm Aid’s 2017 concert, attendees can visit the HOMEGROWN Village. They can meet farmers, engage in hands-on food and farm activities. They can also learn about the ways family farmers are enriching the soil, protecting the water and growing the country’s economy, furthermore bringing us good food for good health.[advert id=”193533″]
This year, expect performances from Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds, Jack Johnson, The Avett Brothers, Sheryl Crow, Jamey Johnson, Blackberry Smoke, Valerie June, Lukas Nelson and Promis of the Real Insects VS Robots.
To thank the loyal Farm Aid supporters, ticket are on presale. This will give you access to some of the best seats at all ticket levels. The Farm Aid Presale began last June 14th via Ticketstoday.
Starting Friday, June 23rd at 10:00am EDT, tickets can be purchased through LiveNation.com. Tickets are also available at the KeyBank Pavilion box office and by phone through TicketMaster at (800) 745-3000. Ticket prices range from $49.50 to $199.50.
Let’s support this cause and I hope to see you all there.