Music Festival Calendar


Thursday-Saturday, Jan. 25-27

Red River Songwriters’ Festival — Darrell Scott, Brennen Leigh, Noel McKay, Walt Wilkins, Susan Gibson, Kelley Mickwee, Brandy Zdan, Josh Grider, Ben Dahaner, Drew Kennedy, Mike Addington. Red River, N.M. Link to Website:

Tuesday-Sunday, Feb. 6-11

Mile 0 Fest Key West — Turnpike Troubadours, Cody Jinks, Pat Green, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Wade Bowen, Stoney LaRue, Jason Boland & TYhe Stragglers, The Great Divide, Cody Canada & The Departed, Jack Ingram, and others.  Red Dirt, Americana, Truman Waterfront Park Amphitheater, Key West, Florida

March 1-March 11

Florida Strawberry Festival — Oak Ridge Boys, eba, The Band Perry, Charley Pride, Josh Turner, Brad Paisley, many others. 303 N. Lemon, Plant City, Florida

March 14-17

Rio Frio Fest — Kevin Fowler, William Clark Green, Wade Bowen, Mike Ryan, Kody West, Dalton Domino, Koe Wetzel, Read Southall, Back in Black, Clay Hollis and others. Concan, Texas

March 23-24

Toyota Texas Music Resolution — Line-up TBA, Plano

Outlaws & Legends — Dwight Yoakum, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Gary P. Nunn, Flatland Cavalry, Jason Boland, Reckless Kelly, and many others, Pecan Bend, 3350 N. Clack St., Abilene, Texas

Thursday-Sunday, April 5-8

Country Thunder — Big & Rich, Neal McCoy, Lukas Nelson, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Toby Dean, Cole Swindell, Brett Young, Cody Johnson, many others. Florence, Arizona. Link To Website:

Friday-Sunday, April 6-8

Tortuga Music Festival — Main Stage:  Florida-Georgia Line, Keith Urban, Snoop Dog, Eric Church, Brothers Osborne, Lee Brice, Cadillac Three, Tyminski, Dan+Shay, Russell Dickerson, Kip Moore, Chase Rice, Lucie Silvas, Sister Hazel. Electric Sunrise Stage: Cheap Trick, Michael Franti & Spearhead, William Michael Morghan,Muscadine Bloodline, Dylan Scott, Shaggy, Dwight Yoakam.Other being announced. Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Link to Website:

Saturday, April 21

Lone Star Fest — Blue Highway and others. South Oaks Baptist Chuch, Arlington, Texas, Link to Website.

Monday-Saturday, April 23-28

LJT’s Texas Music Festival — Line-up forthcoming, includes Aaron Watson on Tuesday, Cody Johnson on Wednesday, Randy Rogers Band on Thursday, Josh Abbott Band on Friday, and William Clark Green on Saturday.  Melody Mountain Ranch, Stephenville. Link to

Thursday-Sunday, April 26-29

MerleFest — Kris KristeroffersonRodney Crowell, Jamey Johnson, Peter Rowan,  Robert Earl Keen, Elephant Revival, ShinyRibs, Happy Traum, Mike Aiken, and many others. Wilks Community College, Wilkesboro, N.C.,

Friday-Sunday, April 27-29

Crawfest — Whiskey Myers, Vallejo, Siggno, Dr. Zog, Love & Chance. Comal County Fairgrounds, New Braunfels

Stagecoach Festival — Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, Kacey Musgraves, Midland, other performers TBA, Empire Polo Grounds, Indio, Calif. Link to Website;

Thursday-Saturday, May 3-5

Calf Fry — Line-up soon, The Criterion, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Thursday-Sunday, May 3-6

MayFest 2018 — 3 music stages,lineups now yet announced. Fort Worth, Texas. Link to Website:

Friday-Sunday, May 18-20

Wildflower! Festival — Lineup includes Reckless Kelly, and others to be announced. 2352 Performance Drive, Richardson, Texas, 972-744-4580

Thursday, May 24-Sunday, June 10

Kerrville Folk Festival — Quiet Valley Ranch, Kerrville, Texas, Link to Website:

June 1-2

Hank Williams Festival — Tony Jackson and others TBA, Hank Williams Music Park, Georgiana, Alabama. Link to Website:

June 7-10

CMA Music Festival — downtown Nashville, Tenn.

Friday-Sunday, June 8-10

Thomas Michael Riley Music Festival — Line-up and details forthcoming, Luckenbach, Texas

June 8-15

OK Mozart Music Festival — Bartlesville Community Center, 300 SE Adams Blvd., Bartlesville, OKla., 918-336-9900

June 14-16

Headwaters Country Jam — Line-up includes Gary Allan, Kip Moore, Josh Turner, Brett Young, Walker Hayes, Diamond Rio, Devin Dawson, Stephanie Quayle, Dylan Jakobsen, Sasha McVeigh, Elizabeth Lyon, Cardwell, Montana

June 14-17

Country Jam — Brentley Gilbert, Brett Eldridge, Florida Georgia Line, others. Grant Junction, Colo.

June 21-23

Lakes Jam — Thursday: LoCash and others; Friday: Kip Moore, Brantley Gilbert, Lauren Alaina, and others; Saturday: TBA. Brainerd, Minn. Link to Website:

Country Stampede — Alabama, Randy Rogers Band, Cody Johnson, Cole Swindelll, Florida Georgia Line, Charlie Daniels, Marshall Tucker Band, and others. Manhattan, Kansas

Wednesday-Sunday, July 11-15

Woody Guthrie Festival, aka WoodyFest —  Line-up forthcoming.  Daytime venues in downtown, night time stage (Pastures of Plenty) farther out.  Okemah, Okla., Link to Website:

Thursday-Sunday, July 19-22

Country Thunder Luke Bryan, Toby Keith, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Sam hunt, Midland, Marty Stuart, Tylar Farr, others. 2305 Lance Drive, Twin Lakes, Wisc. Link to Website

Fiday-Saturday, July 27-28

Dam Music Festival — Toby Keith, other artists TBA, El Dorado Lake, El Dorado, Kansas. Link to Website:

Aug. 31-Sept. 2

Post Oak Wine & Jazz Festival — Lineup TBA, Post Oak Lodge & Retreat, Tulsa, Okla., 918-430-3299

Jana Jae Fiddle Camp & Festival — Grove Civic Center & Snider’s Camp, Grove, Okla., 918-786-8896

Sept 6-8, 2018

Bluegrass and Chili Festival — Expo Center, 400 Veterans Parkway, Claremore, Okla., 918-341-2818

Sept. 11-16

Americana Fest — Information forthcoming, Nashville, Tenn.

Sept. 13-23, 2018

Oklahoma State Fair — State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, Okla., 405-948-6700

October 5-6

Bootfest — Line-up TBA, DeLeon Plaza, downtown Victoria, Texas Link to Website:

October 5-7, and 12-14

Austin City Limits Festival — Zilker Park, Austin

October 2018 dates TBD

Fall der All — Van Alstyne, Texas

River Stomp Music Festival — Tahlequah, Okla.

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