• Music Festival Calendar

Legend: Texas festivals shown in black; Oklahoma festivals shown in brown; Festivals in other states shown in green.


Friday-Saturday, April 3-4

Utopia Fest— Line-up TBA, Arrowhead Stage, Tank Goodtimes, Reveille Peak Ranch, Burnet, Texas

ChiliFest, Music Festival—two stages, Aaron Watson, Whiskey Myers, Billy Currington, Casey Donahew, Josh Ward, Tracy Lawrence, many others. Snook, Texas

Thursday-Sunday, April 16-19

Old Settlers Music Festival—Tanya Tucker, JJ Gray & Mofro, Hiss Golden Messanger, James McMurtry, The California Honeydrops, Sam Bush, Steep Canyon Rangers, Folk Family Revival, Charley Crockett, American Aquarium, and many others. 1616 FM 3158, Dale, Texas

Country Thunder, Arizona— Thursday-Dustin Lynch, Travis Denning, Dallas Smith, Meghan Patrick, Filmore; Friday—Luke Combs, Ashley McBryde, Parker McCollum, Seaforth, Drew Parker; Saturday-Kane brown, Russell Dickerson, Riley Green, Terri Clark, Pam Tillis, Suzy Bogguss, Gabby Bibbett; Sunday—Eric Church Chris Janson, Randy Rogers Band, Tenille Townes, Austin Jensckes. Florence, Arizona

Friday-Sunday, April 17-19

Tortuga Music Festival—Line-up includes Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw, Jon Pardi, Lee Brice, Billy Currington, Riley Green, Vanilla Ice, Cole Swindellmany others. Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Link to Website:


April 17-26

Hunt County Fair—Details forthcoming, 9800 Jack Finney Blvd, Greenville, Texas, 903-454-1503

Saturday, April 18

Paul Cauthen, Prophets & Outlaws, Stoney LaRue, The Kentucky Headhunters, and others— 4 p.m., two stages, Red River Music Fest, Loy Lake Arena, 457 RC Vaughan Road, Denison

Tuesday-Saturday, April 20-25

Larry Joe Taylor Music Fest Rescheduled for Oct. 19-24 — Reckless Kelly, Randy Rogers Bandk, Koe Wetzel, Kevin Fowler, many others. Melody Mountain Ranch, Stephenville, Texas

Thursday-Sunday, April 23-26

MerleFest— Willie Nelson, Allison Krauss, Peter Rowan band, SamBush, Jim Lauderdale, John Prine, Melissa Etheridge, Luke Nelson, Marcus King, Billy Strings, Colin Hay, Kelsey Waldon, Gangstagrass, many others. Wilkes Community College campus, Wilkesboro, N.C.

Friday-Saturday, May 1-2

Texas State Banjo, Guitar, and Mandolin Champion Contests, Wyndham Farmers Branch Hotel, Farmers Branch, Bluegrass Heritage.org

Friday-Sunday, May 1-3

Bluegrass Heritage Festival—Byron Berline, Lonesome River Band, Breaking Grass, the Purple Hulls, Salt Creek, Downtown String Band, Chords of Grace, Prairie Wind. Bluegrass Heritage Festival, Wyndham Garden Dallas North, Ford Road @ Hwy 635, Farmers Branch

Saturday, May 2

Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival—Line-up pending, 100 N. Broadway Avenue, Tyler

Thursday-Sunday, May 21-24

DelFest—Del McCoury Band, Old Crow Medicine Show, Bela Fleck, Sam bush, Sierra Hull, many others. Cumberland, Maryland

May 21-June 7—Postponed until Oct. 8-18

Kerrville Folk Festival—First line-up announcement includes John Fullbright, Jaimee Harris, Verlon Thompson, Wood & Wire, Green Mountain Grass, Josh Grider, and others. More TBAQuiet Valley Ranch, Kerrville

Friday-Sunday, June 5-7

Thomas Michael Riley Music Festival—Details forthcoming, Luckenbach, Texas

Friday-Sunday, June 12-14

Trailblazer —Dierks Bentley, Hardy, Cole Swindell, Luke Bryan, Thomas Rett, the Cadillac Three and others.  Hunter, New York

Thursday-Saturday, June 25-27

Lakes Jam — Lineup includes Brothers Osborne Brainerd, Minn. Link to Website: LakesJam.com

Friday-Sunday, July 17-26

Cheyenne Frontier Days—Friday, July 17-Cody Johnson Band, Aaron Watson band. Saturday, July 18-TBA. Sunday, July 19-Trace Adkins. Wednesday, July 22-Thomas Rhett, Hardy. Thursday, July 23-TBA. Friday, July 24-Eric Church, Ashley McBryde. Saturday, July 25-Blake Shelton, John King. Plus PRCA Rodeo daily, and more. Cheyenne, Wyoming Link to Website: CFDRodeo.com

Thursday-Sunday, July 23-26

Red Ants Pants Festival— Details forthcoming, Montana

Friday-Sunday, August 21-29

North Texas Fair & Rodeo— Details forthcoming. 2217 N. Carroll Blvd., Denton, Texas, 940-387-2632

October 1-3

Texas Music Reunion—Walt Wilkins, Davin James, Bullet Creek, Dave Thomas, Thomas Michael Riley, and others. Sandlin’s Camp, Nemo, Texas

October 2-4

Tortuga Music Festival— Line-up forthcoming, Ft. Lauderdale Beach, Florida


October 2-4, 9-11

Austin City Limits Festival — Performers TBA,  Zilker Park, Austin

Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 8-18

Kerrville Folk Festival—(Rescheduled from May/JuneLine-up pending, Quiet Valley Ranch, Kerrville

Friday-Saturday, Oct. 16-17

Bloomin’ Bluegrass—Farmers Branch Historical Park,  Farmers Branch

October 19-24

Larry Joe Taylor Texas Music Festival—Melody Mountain Ranch, Stephenville (rescheduled from April dates)

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