The Agricultural Aid 2021 concert has been announced. The event was first hosted by Willie Nelson, Neil Young and John Mellencamp in 1985 and still raises money to help American farmers 35 years later. This year’s Farm Aid event will take place on Saturday September 25e at the Xfinity Theater in Hartford and, of course, will feature Willie along with other Farm Aid veterans Neil Young and John Mellencamp. Also on view are Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds and Margo Price. A host of other performers will round out the long day of great music.
Tickets for the event will go on sale this Friday July 23e at Live Nation.com. Ticket prices range from $ 65 to $ 305. According to the Farm Aid website, their mission has not changed their mission since 1985… “Farm Aid works year round to build a system of agriculture that values family farmers, good food, land and money. water, and strong communities. Our annual music and food festival celebrates the farmers, eaters and music who come together for change ”.
If you are a local farmer in need of assistance, you can contact Farm Aid through their website at farmaid.org. Farm Aid is an organization created to help family farmers and those starting out in agriculture.