The annual Kate Wolf Music Festival is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy a great weekend with friends, family and lovers of fabulous music. Line up includes: John Prine, Bruce Cockburn, Blind Pilot, The Paul Thorn Band, The Waifs, Paper Bird, Las Cafeteras, Baka Beyond, and Dirty Cello, Brandi Carlile, Playing For Change, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Paul Thorn Band and so many more! The 22nd Annual Kate Wolf Music Festival is a four-day music and camping festival and will take place on June 22nd – 25th, 2017 at the beautiful Black Oak Ranch in Laytonville, California. It is one of Northern California’s most loved summer events and has been named one of Fest300's “15 Transformational Festivals to Attend.”
The 2017 #KWMF will feature four stages of music, special song sets with unique artist pairings, Yoga and Tai-Chi, music workshops, open mic sessions, KidZone Stage, swimming hole, and more. It is a celebration of a variety of musical styles in a warm and friendly community environment that attracts multiple generations of festival-goers and campers. “It is a mellow gathering, where attendees not only enjoy listening to world class music but enjoy playing music together amongst themselves” says Cloud Moss, producer, “while sharing stories and songs at the nightly Hobo Jungle campfire down by the river, partaking in a variety of workshops, sampling the many dishes from the large number of food vendors, or wandering the magical natural grounds of the ranch.”
ABOUT THE VENUE: The Black Oak Ranch in Laytonville, California, is Northern California's most loved concert venue. So it's no wonder that the Kate Wolf Music Festival has become a "destination festival" for music lovers with its extensive grounds covering approximately 150 acres, year-round flowing creek, and camping in old growth oaks. Just a three hour drive north of San Francisco and two hours south of Arcata. It's the perfect place to enjoy a weekend with friends, family, and lovers of great music. Black Oak Ranch is home to the Hog Farm and Camp Winnarainbow -- a circus camp for kids, and has hosted many world-class events over the years including Earthdance - The Global Festival For Peace and Enchanted Forest Gathering.
Four stages of Music on 150 acres
Beautiful On Site Camping In Old Growth Oak Trees
Hatha Yoga & Tai-Chi
Music Jamming Area
"I had a WONDERFUL time in every way at KW. I believe that it's the best, the single best, festival I've ever been to."— Gretchen Giles (longtime former editor of the North Bay Bohemian newspaper)
"I love the Kate Wolf Festival because it's so laid back and hip with real 'from the heart' music in a beautiful natural setting…it reminds me of the good ol' days. Hey! These ARE the good ol' days when you're at The Kate Wolf Festival..."— Charlie Musselwhite.