2018 High Water Festival music lineup revealed

High Water Festival (Holy City Sinner)

The 2018 High Water Festival, a celebration of music, food, and libations curated by popular local folk duo Shovels & Rope, has revealed the 2018 live music lineup.

Bands scheduled to appear include

Shovels & Rope
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
Band of Horses
Brandi Carlile
Jeff Tweedy
St. Paul & the Broken Bones
Shakey Graves
M. Ward
Hamilton Leithauser
Valerie June
Tank & the Bangas
Old 97's
Nicole Atkins
Shrimp Records Family Band
Ian Felice
The Wild Reeds
Joshua Hedley
T. Hardy Morris

The second annual festival will be held on April 21st and 22nd, 2018 at North Charleston's Riverfront Park.

Ticket options include:

• General Admission

o Access to all stages

o Access to all food and bars (separately priced)

o Prices start at $119.50 plus fees


o Priority entrance lane into the festival

o Premium Main Stage viewing area

o Free Reserved parking near festival grounds

o Exclusive lounge/hang area

o Exclusive restroom trailers

o Access to exclusive bar

o Commemorative gift package

o $324.50 plus fees

All ticket options go on sale Friday at 10 am. For more information, click here. A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit local non-profits The Green Heart Project, Charleston Waterkeeper, and Water Mission.

The High Water Festival also announced details for three other events that are held in conjunction with the main celebration. Click for details on: Low Tide Social, Pass the Peas, and Oyster Education Classes.

To stay up-to-date on all High Water Festival news, visit the official website here.


Charleston resident Christian Senger is the man behind Holy City Sinner, one of the most popular local blogs in Charleston. For the last four years, the residents of the city have voted the website and its Twitter feed as the best in Charleston.

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