MerleFest Announces Ticket Sale and Festival Dates

WILKESBORO, N.C. — The popular Americana festival, MerleFest, has announced its 2015 dates as well as confirmed appearances and initial ticket sale dates.

The four-day showcase will be held from April 23rd to April 26th, in Wilkesboro N.C.,  at Wilkes Community College. Among the headliners are The Marshall Tucker Band, Bela Fleck with his wife Abigail Washburn, Hot Rize, Del McCoury, and The Gibson Brothers with more performers still to be announced.

Tickets go on sale Nov. 11 at 2 p.m.; they can be purchased by phone at (800-343-7857) or online (
The first round of early-bird tickets will be available until Feb. 15. Reserved seating for all four days is $220 and $245; General admission for all four days is $150. General admission each day for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: $40, $55, $60 and $45, respectively.
The second wave of early-bird tickets, which will have higher ticket prices, will be Feb. 16 through April 22.   After that, the gate price will be the only available pricing.
To qualify for add-on parking and RV options, a four-day pass must be purchased during any round of ticket sales.