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Summer music festival schedule

Thursday, May 17, 2018

This list isn’t all-inclusive, but it’s a pretty good sampling of the bigger festivals that you can drive to from Youngstown.


Rock on the Range, Friday-Sunday, MAPFRE Stadium, Columbus,; Avenged Sevenfold, Stone Sour, Alice In Chains, A Perfect Circle, Tool, Godsmack, Stone Temple Pilots.

Dark Star Jubilee, May 25-27, Legend Valley, Thornville,; Dark Star Orchestra, Los Lobos, Hot Tuna, The Infamous Stringdusters.

Nelsonville Music Festival, May 31-June 3, Hocking College, Nelsonville.; The Decemberists, George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic, Ani DiFranco, Tune-Yards, Alvvays, Deer Tick.

Bunbury Music Festival, June 1-3, Cincinnati,; Jack White, The Chainsmokers, Blink-182, Post Malone, Incubus.

Camp Punk in Drublic, June 1-3, Legend Valley, Thornville,; NOFX, Rancid, Pennywise, Mighty Mighty Bosstones.

LaureLive, June 9-10, Chesterland,; Foster the People, Brandi Carlile, Fitz and the Tantrums, X Ambassadors, Cold War Kids.

Firefly Music Festival, June 15-18, Dover, Del.,; Eminem, Arctic Monkeys, The KIillers, Kendrick Lamar, Odesza, Logic.

Blue Heron Festival, July 6-8, Sherman, N.Y.,; the Felice Brothers, Donna the Buffalo and Giant Panda.

Camp Bisco, July 12-14, Scranton, Pa.,; The Disco Biscuits, Bassnectar, Excision, Papadosio, STS9, Lotus, Lettuce.

Forecastle Festival, July 13-15, Louisville, Ky.,; Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire, Modest Mouse, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, The War on Drugs.

Gathering of the Juggalos, July 18-21,; Insane Clown Posse and more.

Grassroots Festival, July 19-22, Trumansburg, N.Y.,; Donna the Buffalo, Toots and the Maytals, Patty Griffin.

The Peach Music Festival, July 19-22, Scranton, Pa.,; Phil Lesh, Gov’t Mule, Umphrey’s McGee, The Revivalists.

Cincinnati Music Festival, July 26-28, Cincinnati,; DJ Jazzy Jeff, Boyz II Men, The Roots and Charlie Wilson.

Mopop Festival, July 28-29, Detroit,; Bon Iver, The National, Portugal. The Man, St. Vincent.

Flood City, Aug. 3-4, Johnstown, Pa,; Blues Traveler, Pure Prairie League, Devon Allman, Andy Frasco,

The Werk Out, Aug. 2-4, Legend Valley Thornville,; The Werks, Umphrey’s McGee, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, Papadosio.

Lollapalooza, Aug. 2-5, Chicago,; Bruno Mars, Arctic Monkeys, The National, The Weeknd, Vampire Weekend, Jack White.

Bellwether Music Fest, Aug. 10-11, Waynesville, Ohio,; Flaming Lips, MGMT, Local Natives, Echo and the Bunnymen.

Lost Lands, Sept. 14-16, Legend Valley, Thornville,; Excision, Flux Pavilion, Nero.

InCuya, Aug. 25-26, Cleveland,; New Order, Avett Brothers, SZA, AWOLNATION, The Revivalists, Cake.

Thrival, Sept. 21, Highmark Stadium, Pittsburgh,; lineup not announced yet.

Resonance Music Fest, Sept. 20-22, Legend Valley, Thornville,; Papadosio, Eoto, Melvin Seals, Tauk.


The Country Fest, June 14-16, Clay’s Park Resort, Canal Fulton,; Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley, Cole Swindell, Jon Pardi, Brothers Osborne

Country Concert, July 5-7, Fort Loramie,; Eric Church, Brad Paisley, Toby Keith, Cole Swindell, Billy Currington, Luke Combs.

Jamboree in the Hills, Morristown, July 19-22,; Toby Keith, Brantley Gilbert, Travis Tritt, The Outlaws, Big & Rich.

Country Jam Campout, Aug. 30-Sept. 1, Legend Valley, Thornville,; Dan and Shay, Sam Hunt, Jon Pardi, Maren Morris.