The date and lineup for the annual Farm Aid Music and Food Festival has just been announced. This year’s fest will take place September 25th at the Xfinity Theater in Hartford, Connecticut, with the organization’s board members, Willie Nelson & Family, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds and Margo Price all headlining.
Other artists on the bill include as Sturgill Simpson, Tyler Childers, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Bettye LaVette, Jamey Johnson, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Allison Russell, Particle Kid, and Ian Mellencamp.
“The experience of the past 18 months has reminded us how much we need each other,” Farm Aid President and Founder Willie Nelson shares. “I’m so glad that music is bringing us all back together at Farm Aid 2021 to celebrate family farmers. When we combine music, family farmers and good food, we have the power to grow the kind of agriculture that strengthens all of us.”
Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 am.