Carlsbad Music Festival 2018
St. Michael's Campus
Fri August 24th 2018 5:00 pm – Sun August 26th 2018 11:00 pm (PDT)
Carlsbad Music Festival
August 24-26, 2018
Adventurous Music by the Beach
"phenomenal" "you'll think that Carlsbad is the coolest place on earth"
-San Diego Union-Tribune
“a starry array of new music specialists”
-Alex Ross, The Rest is Noise
Adventurous music invades the seaside Village of Carlsbad for the nationally renowned 15th annual Carlsbad Music Festival on August 24-26. The festival programming is an eclectic mix of creative music ranging from contemporary classical, to indie rock, to world music, to electronic; plus a beer garden and food trucks steps from the beach.
Ticketed Stages Artists
Johnny Gandelsman plays Bach • Donnacha Dennehy • Julianna Barwick • Gyan Riley • Eric Byers • Stephanie Richards + Andrew Munsey Quintet • Hausmann Quartet • Sibarg Ensemble • Tasha Smith Godinez • Isaac Schankler • Daniel Pate • and more
Free Stages Artists
Trouble in the Wind • Peter Sprague + Leonard Patton • Cindy Lee Berryhill • Nathan James • Inspired & the Sleep • Taken by Canadians • The Red Fox Tails • The Parker Meridien • San Diego Opera Exposed! • Matt McBane • Nathan Hubbard Trio • The Paragraphs • FAZI • Clinton Davis • Son de San Diego • Crew D’Etat • We are the West • MandoBasso • Scott Paulson • Jack Curtis Dubowski Ensemble • DJ Lexicon Devil • Team Violin • Carlsbad High School Orchestra • and more