Farm Aid 2011 will shine a spotlight on the family farmers and ranchers in the heartland with the annual concert scheduled for Saturday August 13th at the new LIVESTRONG Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kansas. Dave Matthews will join fellow Farm Aid board members John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson and Neil Young as well as many other artists scheduled to be announced over the coming weeks.
A ticket pre-sale for Farm Aid members starts tomorrow, May 12th at noon EDT, 11am CDT. Visit FarmAid.org for more information. Tickets for Farm Aid 2011 will go on sale to the general public on Friday, May 20, at 10 am CDT, by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or online at Ticketmaster.com. Ticket prices range from $29 – $149.
Farm Aid is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to keep family farmers on their land. Farm Aid accomplishes this mission by: promoting food from family farms, growing the good food movement, helping farmers thrive and taking action to change the system.