Hangtown Music Festival Oct  25 – 28, 2018

Hangtown Music Festival running October 25-28, 2018 at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville, CA announces artist lineup.

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The Festival will feature three full sets over three nights of host band Railroad Earth and once-in-a-lifetime musical experiences and artist collaborations. Making their Hangtown debut is The Claypool Lennon Delirium featuring American multi-instrumentalists Les Claypool and Sean Lennon (son of John and Yoko). Scion of Willie, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real return this year for another set of sublime music as the Festival celebrates family both on and off the stage. As Hangtown Festival honors the rich cultural history of Placerville and the surrounding area, it continues to establish itself as one of Northern California’s most family-friendly destinations.

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Hangtown Music Festival a Celebration of Spirit

The lineup includes three nights of Railroad Earth (3 nights), The Claypool Lennon Delirium, Trampled By Turtles, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe presents Eat A Bunch of Peaches (Allman Brothers Tribute), Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, The Infamous Stringdusters, Keller Williams’ PettyGrass feat. The Hillbenders, Billy Strings, Pimps of Joytime, Melvin Seals and JGB, Ghost Light, Pink Talking Fish, Jon Stickley Trio, Dead Winter Carpenters, Kung Fu, Sepiatonic, Midtown Social, Five Alarm Funk, Ron Artis II, Achilles Wheel, Jelly Bread, Old Salt Union, and One Grass Two Grass.

Halloween Themed Fun

There will be late night shows, Halloween costume themes, parades, craft beer, wine, artisanal cuisine, arts and craft faire, pumpkin carving, yoga and more. The KidZone at the Hangtown Music Festival is a safe and magical place where kids and parents can participate in fun and creative activities such as monster art, wizardry, dance parties, and much more.

The Lineup

  • Railroad Earth Performing 3 Nights
  • The Claypool Lennon Delirium
  • Trampled By Turtles
  • Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe presents Eat A Bunch of Peaches
  • Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
  • The Infamous Stringdusters
  • Keller Williams’ PettyGrass feat. The Hillbenders
  • Billy Strings
  • Pimps of Joytime
  • Melvin Seals and JGB
  • Ghost Light
  • Pink Talking Fish
  • Jon Stickley Trio
  • Dead Winter Carpenters
  • Kung Fu
  • Sepiatonic
  • Midtown Social
  • Five Alarm Funk
  • Ron Artis II
  • Achilles Wheel
  • Jelly Bread
  • Old Salt Union
  • One Grass Two Grass


Limited Early Bird 4-Day Passes are be available for $185.50. Prices to increase after July 12th. Full on-sale including SupernaturALL (VIP) packages, RV passes, Teen Passes, and parking passes available July 13.

For all details on multi-day passes, late night shows, camping, parking, and SupernaturALL VIP passes and general information visit http://hangtownfestival.com