SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -
Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews are set to
headline the annual Farm Aid festival at Saratoga Performing Arts Center on Saturday.
Farm Aid, which sold out of all 25,000 available tickets for the 2013 festival, is an all-day family farm benefit festival scheduled for this Saturday, Sept.
21st, at SPAC in Saratoga Springs.
2013 will feature Farm
Aid board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews
with Tim Reynolds, as well as Jack Johnson, Amos Lee, Kacey Musgraves, Toad the
Wet Sprocket, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Bahamas, JD & The
Straight Shot, Carlene Carter, Pegi Young & The Survivors, and The
The event is an all-day music and food festival featuring
Homegrown Concessions and Farm Aid's Homegrown Village.
The concert benefits and promotes Farm Aid's mission to keep family
farmers on the land, strengthen and revitalize America's food system,
and support the growth of the Good Food Movement — the growing number of
people seeking local, organic, humanely raised and family