Chris Stapleton, Willie Nelson to Headline Farm Aid 2018
Sept 22 will mark the 33rd anniversary of the wildly popular benefit concert Farm Aid, and the entertainment lineup has been released. The concert will move to Hartford, Connecticut this year, and will be held at the Xfinity Theatre. Founding members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp and Neil Young will once again be part of the stellar lineup.
Other performers lending their talents to help America's farmers include Kacey Musgraves, Margo Price, Chris Stapleton, Sturgill Simpson, and Dave Matthews.
According to the mission statement on the official website 'Farm Aid works year-round to build a system of agriculture that values family farmers, good food, soil and water, and strong communities. Our annual music and food festival celebrates farmers, eaters and music coming together for change'.
Tickets sold out in four hours, but you still have a chance to win a VIP trip to the 2018 show, and you can always make a donation at any time. The annual charity show has raised over $53 million dollars for America's farmers. You can hear the live concert on the 'Willie's Roadhouse' channel on Sirius / XM satellite radio