BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene
In addition to music, the SweetWater 420 Fest is offering a charity auction as well.
Items from artists including The String Cheese Incident, Anders Osborne, Umphrey’s McGee, Tedeschi Trucks Band and Vulfpeck will be available for mobile bidding from April 17 through the festival weekend, April 20-22, at Centennial Olympic Park.
Proceeds will benefit the artists’ charity of choice.
Information, including descriptions of the unique memorabilia and other opportunities (such as concert tickets and meet and greets), as well as details about the mobile bidding process, is available at Sweetwater420fest.com/fournineteen.
Tickets to the three-day SweetWater 420 Fest, which features the aforementioned artists, as well as Sturgill Simpson, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead (also playing two sets), Greensky Bluegrass, SOJA, Ghostland Observatory and more, are on sale now at www.sweetwater420fest.com.
Participating artists and charities for the auction include:
The String Cheese Incident – Conscious Alliance
Umphrey’s McGee – Atlanta Music Project
Tedeschi Trucks Band – Mr. Hollands Opus
Vulfpeck - TBD
Joe Russo’s Almost Dead – Atlanta Community Food Bank
Greensky Bluegrass – Alliance for the Great Lakes
SOJA – Water is Life
Stick Figure – Jessica’s Haven
Papadosio – Dogwood Alliance
The Motet – Atlanta Music Project
The Infamous Stringdusters - HeadCount
Anders Osborne – Send Me A Friend
Tauk – Gift of Music Foundation
Spafford – Positive Legacy
Sister Sparrow – Little Kids Rock
Marco Benevento - MusiCares
Taz – St. Lucia Boys Training Center
Southern Ave – Hart Fund
The Mantras - TBD
The Vegabonds – Addiction Prevention Coalition
Funk You – Gas South Corn Hole Charity
Hedonistas – Gas South Corn Hole Charity
Migrant Worker – Gas South Corn Hole Charity
The Orange Constant – Gas South Corn Hole Charity
Bird Dog Jubilee – Gas South Corn Hole Charity