The Annual Swamptown Getdown Music and Arts Festival features a diverse blend of musical styles ranging from Americana, Country, Blues, and Bluegrass to Electronica, Indie, Jam Band, Reggae, and Soul.
2016 marks the first year that Swamptown Getdown Music Festival will broaden it's scope to include graphic artistes such as painters, woodworkers, metalworkers and junk sculptors.
We encourage you skilled multimedia artisans to do what you do best, bring your works to the Music and Arts Festival, and showcase to a lively and informed audience.
Past headliners include Col. Bruce Hampton, Zach Deputy, Grandpa's Cough Medicine, Rollin' in the Hay, Georgia Soul Council, The Fritz, Chroma, and S.P.O.R.E.STGD is held on the beautiful Okefenokee Fairgrounds in Waycross, Georgia, a vast open expanse featuring on-site RV and primitive camping, shower and bathroom facilities, food and craft vendors, free Wi-Fi and plenty of excellent local, regional, and national music.
Hosted by Safe at Home Productions, Swamptown Getdown spun off from the organic Gram Parsons Guitar Pull and Tribute Festival, which takes place annually in Waycross, honoring the musical legacy of Waycross's own Gram Parsons, pioneer of Cosmic American Music and alt-country.
For complete information, visit our official website at http://www.stgdfest.com.
Dates for the 6th Annual Swamptown Getdown Music and Arts Festival are May 13-14, 2016.
Advance Weekend Passes are $40 through midnight May 7. After that, the price will increase to $50.
This year's lineup includes: Roosevelt Collier * Parker Urban Band * S.P.O.R.E. * Back From The Brink * Bonnie Blue * Chillikaya1 * Conni Laine * Copperhead South * dangfly! * Droppers * Jamie Renee and The Walkers * Lazy Lightning * Lowdive * Milltown Road * Pine Box Dwellers * Space Kittens * Thunderbird