2022 Forecastle Festival Sails into Louisville Over Memorial Day Weekend
Native Louisvillian Jack Harlow to headline alongside Tyler, The Creator and Tame Impala
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Jan. 5, 2022) –The Forecastle Festival, Louisville’s longest running music festival returns for its 20th anniversary event Memorial Day weekend, May 27 - 29, 2022 with an all-star lineup boasting Grammy-winning rapper Tyler, the Creator, psychedelic rock powerhouse Tame Impala and Grammy-nominated hometown hero Jack Harlow.
More than 50 artists across hip-hop, alternative, electronic and more will grace the Forecastle stages over the course of the three-day event including Rüfüs Du Soul, Phoebe Bridgers, Porter Robinson, Clairo, 6Lack and Black Pumas. The full lineup can be found online at forecastlefest.com/lineup.
Tickets are available immediately via SMS presale with a general on-sale to follow on Thursday, January 6 at Noon EST. Ticketing options include 3-Day and 1-Day tickets for General Admission, GA+ and VIP experiences.
The three-day music celebration will take place at the award-winning Waterfront Park, situated on 85 acres of green space on the banks of the Ohio River framed by the skyline of downtown Louisville.
As always, local dining options and bourbon will play a prominent role at the festival, along with revamped VIP experiences, additional lounges and shaded seating and salon services for festival braids and bio-glitter.
Highlighted in Rolling Stone as “One of the Coolest Festivals in America” and acclaimed by Garden and Gun as the “Greatest Show for Earth,” the Forecastle Festival has evolved from a small community event into one of the country’s premier festival destinations.
The Forecastle experience presents Louisville’s rich culture through equal parts music, art and activism®. Beyond the rockin’ musical lineup, the event showcases the city’s burgeoning culinary and arts scene, Kentucky’s unique bourbon heritage and more. Sustainability and conservation initiatives are guided by the festival’s 501c3 non-profit organization, the Forecastle Foundation.
For the latest updates from Forecastle Festival, fans can visit ForecastleFest.com, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.
Forecastle Festival will join a slew of other Louisville Spring festivals including Wild Lights at the Louisville Zoo, Thunder Over Louisville, the Kentucky Shakespeare Festival and the Kentucky Derby.
Planning a trip to Louisville? Guests can use Louisville Tourism’s annual Visitor Guide to help plan an itinerary around Louisville’s top experiences. Travelers also can get attraction, lodging and dining assistance at www.gotolouisville.com along with information on the state’s current covid-mitigation guidelines.