Music and more at High Sierra Music Festival

By From page B5 | July 04, 2014

The 24th annual High Sierra Music Festival runs through July 6 at the Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds in Quincy.

The High Sierra Music Festival has been recognized for more than two decades for its trademark sense of community and annual traditions among festival goers and music lovers.

The picturesque location, wide variety of artists, unique musical settings and affordable prices all combine to make High Sierra the ultimate, intimate festival experience. The scenic beauty of the Sierra foothills is a great place for a variety of outdoor activities, creative arts, personal wellness programs, and educational events.

The festival features intimate artist playshops, an interactive family area, the Rockin’ Nannies, daily parades, fabulous food with no waiting lines, yoga, Pilates and dance classes along with the opportunity to just relax and camp with good friends.

With endless hiking and biking and a full spectrum of music offered on multiple daytime stages and multiple nighttime venues, the High Sierra Music Festival is an experience for people of all ages.

The lineup includes: Widespread Panic, STS9, Lauryn Hill, Beats Antique, Lord Huron, the Del McCoury Band, the Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Lettuce, Punch Brothers, Greensky Bluegrass, Thao & The Get Down Stay Down, Hard Working Americans, Darkwave (John Medeski, Skerik and Adam Deitch), the Budos Band, Incidental Animals, the Polish Ambassador (with special appearance by Wildlight), Carolina Chocolate Drops, the Travelin’ McCourys, Bill Frisell — Guitar in the Space Age! featuring Greg Leisz, Tony Scherr, Kenny Wollesen, Ernest Ranglin & Avila, Nahko and Medicine for the People, Stanley Jordan Trio, Bombino, the Mother Hips, Typhoon, Jonathan Wilson, BoomBox, the Floozies, Dead Winter Carpenters, Dopapod, Shakey Graves, the Duhks, the California Honeydrops, One Big Guitar featuring Scott Law, Lebo & Bo Carper, Turkuaz, Avi Buffalo, Sturgill Simpson, Ashleigh Flynn & the Back Porch Majority, Moon Hooch, Hey Marseilles, Sierra Hull, Heather Maloney plus Darlingside, Scott Pemberton, RonKat Spearman’s Katdelic, SambaDá, Steep Ravine, Hollow Wood, Sensations featuring Greg Loiacono, Reed Mathis & Dave Brogan, T Sisters, Wheeland Brothers, John Craigie, Living Folklore, Bug Family Band, and Artists-At-Large Skerik & Fareed Haque.

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