The Marcus King Band Announces Inaugural Music Festival On October 6 & 7 at Pisgah Brewing in Black Mountain, NC

The Marcus King Band Family Reunion To Feature Blackberry Smoke, David Shaw, Muddy Magnolias, George Porter Jr., Jaimoe's Jasssz Band, BIG Something and more

Pre-Sale Tickets Available 8/24, Public On Sale 8/25

 
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This October 6 & 7, The Marcus King Band and their family & friends will descend on Pisgah Brewing in Black Mountain, NC for the inaugural The Marcus King Band Family Reunion, a 2-day music festival featuring a lineup curated by King himself. The festival will feature performances by Blackberry SmokeDavid Shaw (Solo Acoustic)Muddy Magnolias, Jaimoe's Jasssz BandGeorge Porter JrBIG SomethingTravers BrothershipRon Holloway BandLeah BlevinsGabriel KelleyThat's What's Up and more.

Pre-sale tickets for The Marcus King Band Family Reunion will be available Wednesday, August 24 at MarcusKingBand.com, followed by the public on-sale Friday, August 25. 2-day tickets start at $49.50.

Given their almost non-stop tour schedule, The Marcus King Band tends to miss out on the family reunions they cherished growing up. "I remember these gatherings were always the happiest time for me as a kid. A stress-free environment where you are free to love the people you're around," explains King. "That's the aesthetic we want to bring to our festival. Community and happiness. There are no separate agendas being forced on anyone. Just an all-around good time."

The Marcus King Band will perform a full set on Friday, October 6, and will host a special Marcus King Band Family set on Saturday, October 7, with guest appearances by David Shaw, Ron HollowayBrandon "Taz" NiederauerGeorge Porter Jr. and more. The full festival lineup and set times will be announced later this summer.

A portion of the proceeds from each ticket sold will benefit two local non-profits near and dear to The Marcus King Band: Cannabis Forward, a Greenville-based organization that raises awareness of the medical benefits of marijuana, and Mental Health America of Greenville County, an organization that positively impacts mental health through advocacy, awareness and service.