The Wander Down Music Festival will feature Grammy Award winning bluegrass band the Infamous Stringdusters, three sets from the Way Down Wanderers, the Woodbox Gang, Old Salt Union, The Henhouse Prowlers, Chicago Farmer, Violet and the Undercurrents, Taylor Steele and the Love Preachers, Fox Crossing Stringband and many others. The event stays in Makanda, IL but moves across Little Grassy Lake to the Touch of Nature Environmental Center.
Music starts at 5 p.m. on Friday Oct. 18th
and concludes at 5 p.m. on Sunday Oct. 20th
The Wander Down Music Festival is a family-friendly event that features a wide variety of workshops for all ages, plus jam sessions, a barn dance and trick or treating for the kids. The music will take place on three different stages and will include Americana styles such as roots, folk, bluegrass, rock, soul and even some hip hop.
There are lots of lodging options at Touch of Nature and other options nearby on Little Grassy Lake. More information on lodging, lineup, rules and tickets is available at www.wanderdownmusicfestival.com