Railroad Earth’s Hangtown Halloween

Railroad Earth updates its plan for the third annual , adding The Pimps Of Joytime, Anders Osborne, The California Honeydrops, Fruition and Arden Park Roots to a lineup that already includes Galactic, Matisyahu, Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang and more.

Photo: Rich Singer
Music On The Mountaintop, Grandfather Campground, Banner Elk, N.C.

Scheduled for Oct. 24-27 at El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville, Calif., the Hangtown Halloween Ball hasn’t yet announced its daily lineups.  However, we can tell you that the festival will also host Lotus, Greensky Bluegrass, Elephant Revival, Super Trio (feat. Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore), Dead Winter Carpenters, BLVD, , The Nibblers, Achilles Wheel, Mamas Cookin’, Tracorum, Naïve Melodies, Peter Joseph Burtt & The King Tide, and with more acts to be announced.  

Along with four days of great music you also get plenty of fun in the form of costume contests, great food and fine wine.  Plus, the Hangtown Halloween Ball is a family affair with events such as pumpkin carving with members of Railroad Earth. All of this takes place in the scenic Sierra foothills.

Railroad Earth’s Hangtown Halloween Ball is currently offering discounted four-day passes for $165 and three-day passes for $150.  But you better hurry because these prices are available until Aug. 5.  Kids four-day and three-day tickets are also available as are VIP packages and RV & Parking passes.  Visit HangtownHalloween.com for everything you need to know.