Lexington's Railbird Festival Announces Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, Maren Morris and More for 2020

The music, food and bourbon fest returns to Keeneland Race Course Aug. 22-23 and will also feature The Head and the Heart, Young the Giant, Cat Power, Tanya Tucker and The Decemberists

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Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit

Lexington, Kentucky's Railbird Festival has announced its 2020 music lineup. The music, food and bourbon fest returns to Keeneland Race Course Aug. 22-23.

The fest will be headlined by Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit and Maren Morris and will also feature The Head and the Heart, Young the Giant, The Decemberists, Tanya Tucker, Trampled by Turtles, Colter Wall, Whiskey Myers, Shovels & Rope, City and Colour, The Dead South and Cat Power. See the full lineup below.

Weekend passes go on sale this Friday, Feb. 21 at 10 a.m. via railbirdfest.com. A limited number of two-day general admission tickets will be available for $135.

The event will also feature cooking demonstrations and discussions featuring chefs — aka "culinary headliners" — Ouita Michel, Cole Arimes, Travis Milton, Jeremy Ashby, Samantha Fore and Kristin M. Smith. There will also be a range of bourbon on hand, "chosen in collaboration" with Justins' House of Bourbon co-owners Justin Sloan and Justin Thompson.

Full Railbird Festival 2020 lineup:

Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit

Maren Morris

The Head and the Heart

Young the Giant

The Decemberists

Tanya Tucker

Trampled by Turtles

Colter Wall

Whiskey Myers

Shovels & Rope

City and Colour

The Dead South

Cat Power

The War and Treaty

Hayes Carll

Sarah Jarosz

Lost Dog Street Band

Cedric Burnside

Bonny Light Horseman

John Moreland

Town Mountain

Liz Cooper & The Stampede

Paul Cauthen

The New Respects

Magnolia Boulevard

Southern Avenue

Caitlyn Smith

The Brook & The Bluff

Senora May

Bendigo Fletcher

Nicholas Jamerson

Grayson Jenkins




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