Red Wing Roots Music Festival Announces Single-Day Ticket Sales


Red Wing Roots Music FestivalSingle-day tickets for the Red Wing Roots Music Festival announced will go on sale on Friday, June 1. The three-day festival will be held July 13-15 at Natural Chimneys Park in Mount Solon.

Headlined as always by Shenandoah Valley favorites, The Steel Wheels, this year’s festival also features Trampled By Turtles, Josh Ritter, Steep Canyon Rangers, I’m With Her (Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O’Donovan), Kuinka, The Secret Sisters, John Moreland and many others.

Although three-day passes have nearly sold out, the festival has reserved limited batches of single-day tickets for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. To help plan a single-day ticket purchase, a full lineup and daily schedule is available at www.redwingroots.com/2018-line-up/.

Since its debut in 2013, Red Wing has grown steadily, attracting sell-out crowds on Friday and Saturday last year. Because festival organizers are committed to improving the festival experience without compromising the small, family-friendly feel that makes Red Wing special, capacity crowds are expected once again this year.

In addition to celebrating great music, Red Wing also celebrates the Shenandoah’s Valley’s great outdoors, with organized hikes, bike rides, fun runs, and yoga, as well as, swimming available all weekend long. This spring, Red Wing’s commitment to sustainability––including the use of steel cups in the beer gardens and a ban on sales of plastic water bottles––earned it an Earth Day Hero award from Earth Day Staunton 2018.

For tickets and lots more information, visit www.redwingroots.com.



uva basketball team of destiny

Team of Destiny: Inside UVA Basketball's improbable run

Team of Destiny: Inside Virginia Basketball’s Run to the 2019 National Championship, by Jerry Ratcliffe and Chris Graham, is available for $25.

The book, with additional reporting by Zach Pereles, Scott Ratcliffe and Scott German, will take you from the aftermath of the stunning first-round loss to UMBC in 2018, and how coach Tony Bennett and his team used that loss as the source of strength, through to the ACC regular-season championship, the run to the Final Four, and the thrilling overtime win over Texas Tech to win the 2019 national title, the first in school history.

augusta free press

Subscribe

Augusta Free Press content is available for free, as it has been since 2002, save for a disastrous one-month experiment at putting some content behind a pay wall back in 2009. (We won’t ever try that again. Almost killed us!) That said, it’s free to read, but it still costs us money to produce. The site is updated several times a day, every day, 365 days a year, 366 days on the leap year. (Stuff still happens on Christmas Day, is what we’re saying there.) AFP does well in drawing advertisers, but who couldn’t use an additional source of revenue? From time to time, readers ask us how they can support us, and we usually say, keep reading. Now we’re saying, you can drop us a few bucks, if you’re so inclined.

 
augusta free press
augusta free press news