GrassRoots Live! event taking place of GrassRoots Festival this year

As Tompkins County returns to normal after the pandemic, Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival organizers are planning an event for 2021 called GrassRoots Live!

The event will have a series of limited capacity PODS (Personal Outdoor Dance Space) concerts every night from July 9 through July 31.

The concerts will be happening at the Trumansburg Fairgrounds and take place of the annual Finger Lakes Grass Roots Festival. Organizers say the annual festival will be back next year.




The tickets are being sold as PODS which can accommodate up to four people. There will be an additional dance area in front of the stage and a dance tent for vaccinated attendees.

Camping will be available during concert weekends and reservations will be opening on Hipcamp this week.

Performances include:
7/9 – Railroad Earth w/ Aaron Lipp & Max Flansburg

7/10 – Galactic feat. Anjelika ‘Jelly’ Joseph w/ Danielle Ponder

7/16 – Sam Bush Band w/ Driftwood

7/17 – Cory Henry w/ Sophistafunk

7/23-25 – Donna The Buffalo’s GrassRoots Weekend

7/30 – The Return of Jimkata & Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad

7/31 – Spin Doctors

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