Farmington Valley Acoustic Festival Announces Music Lineup

The 4th Annual Farmington Valley Acoustic Festival will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Winding Trails in Farmington, CT.  This one-day music festival runs from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Set in the beautiful 380 acres of forest and fall foliage at Winding Trails, there will be music on three stages as well as a song contest and two workshops. The festival will feature local and nationally touring acts from acoustic-based genres such as Americana, Delta blues, reggae, a cappella, singer-songwriter, and all varieties of folk: traditional, rock, pop, and modern. Advance discount tickets are available for the festival at www.windingtrails.org or by calling Winding Trails at (860) 677-8458.

The 2019 lineup includes chart-topping performers, official state troubadours, and award-winning songwriters. Performers include Gracie Day, The Wolff Sisters, Kristen Graves, Auburn Mode, HannaH’s Field, Crowes Pasture, Shawn Taylor, Ramblin’ Dan Stevens, Lara Herscovitch and The Highway Philosophers, Lori Diamond and Fred Abatelli, Peter Nelson, Bill Benson, Sweetest Key, Peter Lehndorff, Eric Paradine, Mark Moriarty, Bombay Oysters, Bonnie Lee Panda, and more. The performances will take place on three stages: in the open-air amphitheater under the forest canopy, in the rustic log cabin, “Nature’s Porch”, and lakeside at Walton Pond. The outdoor stages move to indoor lodges in the event of rain.

Advance discount tickets are $10 adults, $5 children ages 3-15. Tickets purchased at the gate will be $15 adults and $8 children. For more information and tickets, go to www.windingtrails.org. Festival proceeds benefit the Trails Fund of Winding Trails.