Beach Road Weekend announces 2022 lineup
The legendary lineup for the Beach Road Weekend 2022 live music festival at Veterans Memorial Park includes Beck, Wilco, the Avett Brothers, Lord Huron and more, according to a press release from the festival promoter.
The festival is scheduled for August 26-28 and will feature 30 bands, two huge stages side by side and uninterrupted music throughout the day.
Among the artists already listed, Khruangbin, Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, Billy Strings, Dawes, Mt. Joy, the War and Treaty, Lucy Ducas, Lettuce, Aoife O’Donovan, Neal Francis, Sammy Rae & the Friends, Bahamas, Shovels & Rope, Brett Dennen, Bully, The National Preserve and Jeremie Albino will perform, with more to be announced.
The artists have won more than 20 Grammys between them, released dozens of gold and platinum albums, and performed nearly every major music festival in the United States, the statement said.
“We’ve been working on this lineup for two years, building relationships and connecting with artists who we know will keep our audience dancing on their feet for three days in a row,” said the promoter and founder of the Adam Epstein event in the press release. “It will be the biggest party the island has ever seen, and we can’t wait to share this amazing experience with everyone.”
Meanwhile, Epstein said Beach Road Weekend, through the Friends of the MV Concert Series, offers an incentive for early ticket buyers through the Main Street Partnership. “The Main Street program, which extends to businesses beyond Main Street proper, rewards customers of Vineyard Haven businesses with exclusive access to a limited number of three-day weekend passes at $ 99. for the 2022 iteration of the festival, “said a press release.
The sale of these passes will begin at noon on Sunday July 25 at a pop-up store in the old Santander Bank building at 75 Main Street. Epstein was busy at the store on Monday, getting it ready for the weekend ahead.
General admission three-day passes will start at $ 175, but if people present a receipt from a participating Vineyard Haven business for $ 30 or more, they will be able to purchase one of the 1,000 three-day passes. for $ 99. Vineyard Haven businesses can register for the program by contacting Esptein at [email protected], the press release says.
“Vineyard Haven welcomed us with open arms in 2019 as thousands of music lovers flooded the island to see John Fogerty, Phil Lesh and Friends, Grace Potter, Dispatch and nearly two dozen other bands,” said Epstein in the press release. “Now we want to thank everyone who has supported us in the past as we prepare for what will be the biggest musical weekend in the history of Martha’s Vineyard. “
Beach Road Weekend “350” will feature the legendary jam band moe. and Grammy winners Tedeschi Trucks live from Friday July 23 to Sunday July 25. A limited number of tickets are still available for social distance shows. All tickets are on sale now on beachroadweekend.com.
Tickets and hotel packages will be available July 25 at the Beach Road Weekend pop-up shop in Vineyard Haven.
Beach Road Weekend “350” is sponsored in part by Martha’s Vineyard Bank, New Belgium Brewing Co., Fishers Island Lemonade, Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Xfinity, according to the release.
Journalist Brian Dowd contributed to this story.