Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Farm Aid 2017 Coming To Pittsburgh In September

This year's Farm Aid festival will take place on September 16 at the KeyBank Pavilion in Burgettstown, Pennsylvania. 

The concert lineup will feature performances by Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews with Tim Reynolds, as well as Jack Johnson, The Avett Brothers, Sheryl Crow, Jamey Johnson, Blackberry Smoke, Valerie June, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real and Insects vs Robots. Additional artists will be announced later this summer.

The Farm Aid presale starts tomorrow, Wednesday, June 14, at noon EDT. Visit farmaid.org/tickets for more the information.

Farm Aid 2017 tickets for the general public go on sale on Friday, June 23, at 10 a.m. EDT. Ticket prices range from $49.50 to $199.50 and will be available for purchase at LiveNation.com, all Ticketmaster locations and by phone at (800) 745-3000.

"Family farm agriculture is the heart of Pennsylvania," Willie Nelson said. "What's happening in western Pennsylvania and the region shows us that we can count on family farmers to strengthen our communities and connect people. Whether we live in rural or urban places, food - and music - brings us all together."