Speed of Sound Festival

Speed of Sound Festival

Wheels up! The 2nd annual Speed of Sound Festival takes off on Sunday, August 7, 2016 at the Dutchess County Airport in Wappingers Falls, NY (just a few miles from Poughkeepsie)! This one-day festival will feature: The Lumineers, Simone Felice, Rayland Baxter, Swear and Shake, Nicole Atkins, and Fiction Of The Future!

Conceived in 2015 by the creators of Mountain Jam in celebration of Radio Woodstock’s 35th year of local and independent broadcasting, Speed of Sound Fest aims to showcase the breadth of the creative community based in the Hudson Valley with local farm-to-table food vendors, Hudson Valley craft artisans and art installations, children’s activities (10 and under is free) and much more!

The inaugural Speed of Sound Festival featured The Avett Brothers, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Hot Tuna (Electric), Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers, Connor Kennedy & Minstrel (with special guests Kate Pierson, Jackie Greene, Mercury Rev), Buffalo Stack, Elijah Wolf and Upstate Rubdown!

Venue: Dutchess County Airport
Dutchess County Airport
263 New Hackensack Road
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590