Northwest String Summit will live up to its name once again when many of the country’s most beloved string bands gather at picturesque Horning’s Hideout in North Plans, OR July 19th through 22nd.

Yonder Mountain String Band (x3), Greensky Bluegrass (x3), Railroad Earth (x2), Leftover Salmon (x2), Fruition (x2), Mandolin Orange (x2), The Steep Canyon Rangers and more will perform at the 17th annual edition of the festival.

Other artists on the bill include The Lil Smokies (x2), Dustbowl Revival, Front Country, John Stickley Trio, Danny Barnes, Darol Angers & The Furies, World’s Finest and Old Salt Union, among others. Tickets for Northwest String Summit are now on sale via the festival’s website.

In related news, Greensky Bluegrass was just added to the lineup for Sweetwater 420 Fest, which will also feature sets from The String Cheese Incident, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Umphrey’s McGee, Sturgill Simpson and many more.

northwest string summit[photo: Dave Vann]