Whale Rock Music & Arts festival lineup announced

Posted at 4:16 AM, Apr 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-13 07:16:35-04

The lineup has been announced for this year’s Whale Rock Music and Arts Festival in Templeton. 

Aloe Blacc, known for his 2013 mega-hit "Wake Me Up," is set to headline opening night on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Castoro Cellars. 

Lake Street Dive will headline the show Sunday, Sept. 16. 

The festival is offering "Eager Beaver" $65 one-day passes and $80 two-day passes. Ticket prices will go up after the discounted passes sell out. 

Tickets are now on sale on the festival’s website

This is the festival’s sixth year. It was formerly known as "Beaverstock." 

In addition to the headlining artists, the following musical groups will perform at the festival: 

  • Orgone
  • Fruition
  • Con Brio
  • Rayland Baxter
  • Mipso
  • Coffis Brothers & The Mountain Men
  • Joey Dosik
  • Jake Jackson
  • Nicole Stromsoe
  • B and the Hive
  • Mannequins By Day
  • Samba Loca
  • Mama Tumba
  • Arthur Watership
  • Miss Leo & Her Bluegrass Boys

The festival also features local artists, yoga, kid crafts and games, wine, beer and cider tastings and food trucks. 

A portion of the proceeds from the festival will be given to the Templeton Instrumental Music Boosters Association.