Backwoods unveils initial 2018 line-up, announces move to former Wakarusa grounds – Dancing Astronaut

When Wakarusa announced the cancellation  its annual event due to legal/financial woes, faithful attendees were heartbroken. No longer would they be mining for quartz in the rivers twisting through Arkansas’ Ozark Mountains, stumbling upon waterfalls around every bend, or taking in scenic views  Mulberry Mountain. Wakarusa would become nothing more than a storied legend.

Wakarusa attendees can now revel in the fact that another bass-and-jam-heavy production company has picked up the baton to showcase three full days “good music, good people, good times.” Such is the driving philosophy behind Backwoods at Mulberry Mountain — which has uprooted it’s gathering place in Shroud, Oklahoma to Middle America’s storied venue for it’s third annual event — taking place April 20–24, 2018.

has earned a reputation showcasing some the country’s top rising electronic talent, alongside nationally-renowned artists, stunning visual production, and now has the shiny allure a gem venue. Included in the phase one line-up are headliners and , alongside jam band heavy weights , ‘ very own , and electro-funk rising stars Zoogma. The bill include a heavy helping bass music with , , , and a very special late night series from , and more.

Attendees can also take advantage activities such as helicopter rides, hoop workshops, yoga classes, interactive art installations, and a vast array food and shopping vendors. Limited pre-sale tickets are now, starting at $184 with the option pre-party and RV upgrades.

Backwoods unveils initial 2018 line-up, announces move to former Wakarusa grounds - Dancing Astronaut

Backwoods unveils initial 2018 line-up, announces move to former Wakarusa grounds - Dancing Astronaut