California Roots Music & Arts Festival Announces Day-By-Day Artist Breakdown


The 8th annual California Roots Music and Arts Festival that takes place at the historic Monterey County Fair and Event Center from May 26-28, 2017, announced its day-by-day lineup. Fans looking for the day breakdown can now match the best ticket experience based on their interests. Three day passes are currently on sale, with single day tickets launching on Thursday, March 2nd.

The unique festival showcases their diverse programming on three stages with minimal overlap between sets, which is rare for an event of this size. Three (3) day general advance tickets are currently on sale at and select Bay Area ticket outlets, with the availability of the 3 Day “Redwood Advance” passes. Be sure to lookout for special promotions running across the California Roots social media networks as we get closer to the event including the latest one running until March 3rd (

Full day-by-day breakdown can be found below.

Friday, May 26, 2017:

  • Rebelution
  • SOJA, Stick Figure, Matisyahu
  • Common Kings, Passafire, Jesse Royal
  • SIX60, Zach Deputy, Beebs, The Late Ones
  • Synergy, Skanks Roots Project

Saturday, May 27, 2017:

  • Nas
  • Iration, Nahko and Medicine For The People, Alborosie
  • Protoje, Easy Star All Stars, Yellowman, Rising Appalachia
  • Unified Highway, Through The Roots, Tribal Theory
  • Tyrones Jacket, Darenots

Sunday, May 28, 2017:

  • Dirty Heads
  • Thievery Corporation, Jurassic 5, Collie Buddz
  • Anthony B, John Brown’s Body, RDGLDGRN, Ballyhoo
  • Jah9, Mellow Mood, Humble Soul, Iya Terra, Roots Of Creation

The 8th Annual California Roots Music and Arts Festival
Dates: Friday, May 26, 2017 – Sunday May 28, 2017
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm PDT
Venue: Monterey County Fair and Event Center
Address: 2004 Fairground Road, Monterey, CA 93940
Admission: Varies (Purchase Link:
Age restrictions: All Ages
Full Lineup: