Moon River Music Festival Announces Lineup For 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019

AC Entertainment and Drew Holcomb announced the full lineup for the 2019 Moon River Music Festival, which returns to the riverside oasis of Chattanooga’s Coolidge Park on Sept. 7-8.

 

The 2019 lineup will feature Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Brandi Carlile, Goodbye Road (Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors, JOHNNYSWIM, Penny & Sparrow), St.

Paul & the Broken Bones, Moon Taxi, Drew & Ellie Holcomb, The Wood Brothers, JOHNNYSWIM,  Josh Ritter, The Lone Bellow, The Oh Hellos, Joy Williams, Rayland Baxter, The Band Camino, Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds, The Suffers, Devon Gilfillian, Cedric Burnside, The New Respects, Birdtalker, Lady Wray, and The Brook & The Bluff.

 

Founded in 2014, the two-day event returns after a successful move to Chattanooga in 2018 which sold out in just 8 hours. Additionally, Moon River Music Festival is nominated for a Pollstar Award for "Best Music Festival Under 30,000 Capacity – a category in which AC Entertainment boasts two of the 6 nominees. Winners are set to be announced this week!

 

Previous buyers will have the opportunity to purchase specially priced tickets online beginning Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 10 A.M. ET and will continue until midnight while supplies last. Tickets go on sale to the public at 10 A.M. ET on Wednesday, Feb. 13.

 

A very limited number of VIP Tickets will be available for purchase. VIP passes will include priority entrance, VIP bar access & viewing areas, an air-conditioned lounge and restroom, a commemorative gift package, plus entry into Friday’s Songwriters-In-The-Round event in addition to the extensive amenities available to General Admission.

 

Drew Holcomb will also host a Songwriters In-The-Round event with Heather Morgan and Marcus Hummon on Friday, Sept. 6 at Chattanooga’s historic Walker Theatre. Tickets will be available exclusively to Moon River Music Festivalgoers while supplies last as an add-on. Drinks will be available for purchase and light hors d’oeuvres will be provided.

 

Also returning in 2019 are Moon River Music Festival’s most unique & beloved experiences including:

The Lookout Lodge: an on-site sports bar designed for fans not wanting to miss their favorite NFL or College Football team’s game while enjoying the festival

REI Outdoor Experience: outdoor activities including rock climbing under the Walnut Street Bridge, guided kayaking, and stand-up paddle boarding on the Tennessee River

Tennessee Tavern: a curated cocktail and craft beer hub in partnership with local Tennessee breweries and distilleries

 

Visit www.moonriverfestival.com for tickets and the most up-to-date information on Moon River Music Festival.

 

 


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