New Festival Planned for Rothbury Site



The Music Festival Wizard are going to miss Rothbury — our winner for best music fest of 2009. But the spirit of festivals in Michigan hasn’t died. This summer the L3 Lucky Lake Live – Homegrown Michigan Music Festival (that’s a mouth full) will showcase 75 artists along with a DJ tent and other activities. We’ll keep you posted on all the future details.

  • What: L3 Lucky Lake Live – Homegrown Michigan music festival.
  • When: Aug. 20-22.
  • Where: Lucky Lake campground next to the Double JJ Resort, just off U.S. 31 at Rothbury/Winston Road in Oceana County.
  • Tickets: $33.50 per day, $63.50 for a three-day pass, $103.50 for three days of music and four nights of camping. Can be purchased starting at 10 a.m. Saturday on the festival website:
  • Lineup:4 Warned, 60 Second Crush, BadSide, Baked Potato, Blue Star Pilot, Brena, Casey Stratton, Centerville, Cold Cash Machine, The Darwin Project, Deadwood Stone, Deep Fried Pickle Project, DUNKTANK, Forest Wade, Frequency 54, Funktion, Heroes on Parade, HUSH, Icris, Jiva, JTX, Levity’s Law, Motor City Josh, Mustard Plug, Ninth Street Bridge, Orange October, Panic Trigger, Pistol Day Parade, Pop Evil, Rattle Candy, Reed & Dickinson Band (Alto Reed from Silver Bullet Band), Righteous, Robots in the Garden, Rockit King, Sargent Avenue, Sidetrack, Silversmith, Spencer Mulder, Sponge, The Deep End, The Envy League, The Outer Vibe, The Red Handed, The Vandrie, Theo Katzman, Those Eighty Acres, Union Guns, Villain vs Villain and Walking Ionia

Born during a backstage Bonnaroo downpour, Vito's mission in life is to dance, write, and travel to all the great festivals that this wide world has to offer.