There are just days to the inaugural Santa Cruz American Music Festival on Memorial Day Weekend (May 23-24) at the bucolic Aptos Village Park. Have you got your tickets?

The two day extravaganza features a mix of country, Americana and good ole rock ‘n’ roll, with multiple Grammy Award-winning superstar, Bonnie Raitt headlining on Saturday.

The six-foot five-inch, hick-hop artist, Cowboy Troy will be joining country duo, Big & Rich at the top of Sunday’s bill, which includes country minx, Kelli Pickler, American Chicano power rock trio, Los Lonely Boys and Americana singer-songwriter, Ryan Bingham.

Lineup spotlight:

Saturday, May 23:

Bonnie Raitt

JJ Grey & Mofro

Coco Montoya w/ Chris Cain

Ana Popovic

Big Sam’s Funky Nation

Sunday, May 24:

Big & Rich w/ Cowboy Troy

Kellie Pickler

Los Lonely Boys

Ryan Bingham

Drake White & The Big Fire

The Santa Cruz American Music Festival is a locally produced event. Tickets available online or at Streetlight Records.


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  • Rick

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