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Full Lineup Announced for 2018 Harvest Fest Music and Food Truck Festival

Post Date:08/31/2018 1:49 PM

OCALA, Fla. (Aug. 31, 2018) – The City of Ocala will host the annual Harvest Fest Music and Food Truck Festival Saturday, Nov. 10 from 1 to 10 p.m. at Tuscawilla Park located at 800 NE Sanchez Ave.

This year’s Harvest Fest event will feature two stages of rock, bluegrass, country, and folk music with Daughtry, Parmalee, and Craig Campbell headlining the evening’s festivities. Other national and regional artists scheduled to perform include Whiskey Bent Valley Boys, Wild Ponies, Honey Hounds, The Josephines and Crenshaw.

“We are very excited to host such talented artists at this year’s Harvest Fest,” said Laura Walker, Cultural Arts and Sciences Division Head, City of Ocala. “We have already had a tremendous response from the community.”

In addition to live music and entertainment, this event will also feature food trucks, craft vendors, sales and non-profit vendors, as well as band merchandise. Adult beverages will be available for purchase. A photo ID will be required.

General admission tickets will be $10 with the donation of a non-perishable food item. All donations collected will benefit Project Hope and will be distributed to families within the Ocala community for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday.

VIP tickets will be available at for $40 and include premium, up-close access to the stage during Daughtry’s performance, one free adult beverage, access to the VIP pavilion and restrooms, light snacks and a commemorative Harvest Fest T-shirt. VIP and general admission tickets will be available for purchase beginning Monday, Sept. 3 at noon.

Guests are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets. Coolers will not be permitted inside the event area. 

This year’s event is presented by Insight Credit Union. 

For more information, please contact the City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department, Cultural Arts and Sciences Division at 352-629-8447.