Farm Aid Announces Connecticut as Site of 2018 Music and Food Festival

Farm Aid’s annual music and food festival featuring family farmers, homegrown food, inspiring music, and agrarian experiences will come to Hartford, Connecticut, on September 22, 2018. Farm Aid 2018 will feature performances by Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, and Dave Matthews with Tim Reynolds, as well as Chris Stapleton, Sturgill Simpson, Kacey Musgraves, Margo Price, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, and Particle Kid. Farm Aid 2018 festivalgoers will experience family farm agriculture firsthand via Farm Aid’s HOMEGROWN Concessions®, which showcases family farm-sourced ingredients at all food stands, and the HOMEGROWN Village, which features hands-on activities about soil, water, energy, food, and farming.