Rootenanny music festival brings the talent of large outdoor music events to the Rocky Top Preserve, an intimately Up North setting in Ellsworth, Michigan. Celebrating its 10th year, the Northern Michigan music and art event begins on Thursday, July 31st and ends Sunday, August 3rd.

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Rootenanny is the brainchild of Rootstand, a Michigan-based, genre-bending outfit that declares itself “Michigan’s Celtic Jamgrass Champions.” The 2014 edition of the festival marks the 10th anniversary of Rootenanny, and will feature a feast of groove, funk and roots bands—many of which call Michigan home.  A selection of the line-up is as follows:

The festival is a weekend-long extravaganza for music-loving campers. While the tunes don’t start until Friday afternoon, VIPs can set up their camp, listen to the sound check and mingle with artists on Thursday. Entrance for general admission ticket holders begins on Friday at noon. For pricing and ticket details, please visit Food and art vendors will be on site to complement the smorgasbord of music offerings.

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