The Forecastle Festival began in 2002 and has grown from a small community event to one of the nation’s most anticipated summer festivals.
The Forecastle Festival returns to Waterfront Park in Louisville on Friday, July 17 through Sunday, July 19 featuring iconic acoustic rocker Jack Johnson; 2020 Grammy-winning Kentucky natives Cage The Elephant; and pop rock sensation The 1975.
Additional music acts include Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Grace Potter, Jack Harlow, Third Eye Blind, Umphrey’s McGee and many more.
General Admission, Yacht Club and VIP 3-day tickets on sale Wednesday, February 12 at noon online. For the first time ever, Forecastle will offer a limited number of 3-day General Admission student tickets for only $135 while supplies last.
New to 2020, 3-day VIP tickets include access to a misting lounge with private bar, a specialty cocktail bar and VIP craft bar, daily happy hours curated by Bourbon & Biscuits with complimentary tapas and cooking demonstrations, and a designated VIP festival merchandise pop-up store.
2020 Artist Lineup:
Friday, July 17
Durand Jones & The Indications
Low Cut Connie
Saturday, July 18
Cage The Elephant
Rainbow Kitten Surprise
Third Eye Blind
Nahko & Medicine For the People
Kota the Friend
Saturday, July 19
Carly Rae Jepsen
Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors
(Sandy) Alex G
Ben Sollee’s Kentucky, USA Radio Hour
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