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Single Day Tickets On Sale Friday!

Single Day Tickets On Sale Friday!

Starting Friday, July 26, you can buy a Single Day GA, VIP or Super VIP Ticket, so you can experience a full day of music, eats, activities, and good vibes at LOCKN’.

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Why We’re Phreaking Out About Phish and Ween at LOCKN’

Why We’re Phreaking Out About Phish and Ween at LOCKN’

On Friday, August 26, LOCKN’ patrons are in for a rare musical treat when Ween performs immediately before Phish. The saga starts Thursday, August 25, with fans hailing the great and powerful Boognish to end Thursday night. Festival co-founder, Peter Shapiro, recently told Rolling Stone that “Phish has headlined their own festivals many times, but they have rarely played festivals with other bands performing, so this is going to be a big moment for their fans.

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Will Work for Music : Why You Should Volunteer for LOCKN’

Will Work for Music : Why You Should Volunteer for LOCKN’

Volunteering at a music festival is a rewarding experience in many ways. From a free festival ticket, to first-hand experience working behind-the-scenes, not to mention the awesome people you’ll meet along the way, the knowledge and the friendships you’ll make will last you a lifetime. Let’s take a moment to discover why volunteering at LOCKN’ is how you should end your summer on a high note.

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Road Trippin’ to LOCKN’ :: New York, NY to Arrington, VA

Road Trippin’ to LOCKN’ :: New York, NY to Arrington, VA

Road trippin’ to LOCKN’ is your easy guide to get you from your hometown to the beautiful Nelson County Preserve, while discovering exciting places along the way. As you set out on this new adventure, we’re here to help you plan for the best possible experience. For our third installment, join us on our trip from New York, NY to our home in Arrington, VA.

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Road Trippin’ to LOCKN’ :: Charlotte, NC to Arrington, VA

Road Trippin’ to LOCKN’ :: Charlotte, NC to Arrington, VA

Road trippin’ to LOCKN’ is your easy guide to get you from your hometown to the beautiful Nelson County Preserve, while discovering exciting places along the way. As you set out on this new adventure, we’re here to help you plan for the best possible experience. For our second installment, join us on our trip from Charlotte, NC, to our home in Arrington, VA.

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12 of the Most Sublime Collaborations from Jim James’ Career

12 of the Most Sublime Collaborations from Jim James’ Career

James’s musical genius has explored so many areas, and it has also brought about a huge list of incredible collaborations with other great artists. To celebrate the My Morning Jacket frontman’s upcoming birthday, join us as we revisit some of these extraordinary musical partnerships.

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10 of the Easiest Ways You Can Keep Lockn’ Clean and Green

10 of the Easiest Ways You Can Keep Lockn’ Clean and Green

Happy Earth Day! Today is a great reminder that we need to take care of Mother Earth, and there’s no better time than now to start planning on how we can respect the land at LOCKN’. Music festivals show us that nothing can stop the power of our collective consciousness, so let’s harness that power and use it wisely. Follow these easy tips on how to keep LOCKN’ green and clean!

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10 of the Best Photos That Prove Michael Travis is Always in the Zone

10 of the Best Photos That Prove Michael Travis is Always in the Zone

Happy Birthday to Michael Travis! As one half of the backbone that holds The String Cheese Incident together, and one half of the mad duo that is EOTO, Travis is one whole beat machine with the power to keep crowds on the dance floor all night. When Travis is on stage, it’s pretty evident that music is his happy place, and by his expressions, we can tell he’s always in the zone and ready for action.

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15 Reasons Why You Should Listen To Vinyl

15 Reasons Why You Should Listen To Vinyl

In honor of Vinyl Record Day, we’re featuring 15 of the top reasons you should still be buying and listening to vinyl. The experience of listening to vinyl is one that you can’t get from buying a CD or MP3. It’s time to return to the sound.

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7 of the Best Ways LOCKN’ Can Give You a Natural High This Summer

7 of the Best Ways LOCKN’ Can Give You a Natural High This Summer

We’ve all felt it. The chills running down your spine as soon as the music starts. Your heart rate increasing as your eyes open wide to look upon nature’s beauty. Suddenly feeling flushed after participating in a random act of kindness. Yes – when all the right stuff adds up, your body’s own endorphins will release a powerful feel-good chemical that hits the brain in all the right ways. That, my friends, is a natural high.

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