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Dark Star Jubilee Returns To Legend Valley

By
Sara Brumfield - Athens Messenger staff reporter

Dateline
Updated Sun, May 18, 2014 6:32 am

Famed Grateful Dead cover band Dark Star Orchestra is again joining a slew of bands over Memorial Day weekend for the third annual Dark Star Jubilee Music Festival, which will be held at Legend Valley in Thornville, Ohio.

The festival will feature three performances by Dark Star Orchestra plus Yonder Mountain String Band — featuring Grammy-winning Jerry Douglas on dobro — Galactic, Keller Williams with More Than A Little, New Riders Of The Purple Sage, The Devil Makes Three, The Wailers, Anders Osborne,The Werks, Everyone Orchestra, Donna The Buffalo, Toubab Krewe, Orgone, Cornmeal, Ultraviolet Hippopotamus,Rumpke Mountain Boys, The Ragbirds, Aliver Hall, AJ Ghent, Devil’s Lettuce and more.

Dark Star Jubilee is a family-friendly festival and will offer nearly 36 hours of music with no overlapping sets. Overnight camping is also offered.

Three-day general admission festival passes are available now for $129 ($20 off the gate price). Additional ticket packages are available.

For tickets and information, visit www.darkstarjubilee.com.

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