Now in its 18th year, the Forecastle Festival will return to Louisville, Kentucky on July 17-19, 2020 and be headlined by local natives Cage the Elephant, British quartet the 1975 and acoustic rocker Jack Johnson. The full lineup appears below.
Nominated as Pollstar’s Music Festival of the Year for 2019, Forecastle will take place at Waterfront Park for the tenth year. General Admission, Yacht Club and VIP 3-day tickets will be available Wednesday, February 12 at noon ET via ForecastleFest.com, with a limited quantity starting at $135. For the first time, Forecastle will also offer a limited number of 3-day General Admission student tickets for only $135 while supplies last. All ticketing options, including affordable layaway plans starting at only $20 down, can be found at ForecastleFest.com/tickets.
New to 2020, 3-day VIP tickets include access to a misting lounge complete with private bar, a specialty cocktail bar featuring frozen beverages and specialty drinks, a VIP craft bar, daily happy hours curated by Bourbon & Biscuits with complimentary tapas and cooking demonstrations, and a designated VIP festival merch pop-up store. Sustainability and conservation initiatives are guided by the festival’s 501c3 non-profit organization, the Forecastle Foundation.
The Forecastle 2020 lineup includes:
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
Sunday, July 19
Carly Rae Jepsen
Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors
(Sandy) Alex G
Ben Sollee’s Kentucky, USA Radio Hour