The Inaugural Railbird Festival Is In The Books!


This past weekend, thousands of music fans gathered on the beautiful grounds of Keeneland’s historic racecourse in celebration of music, bourbon, and equine for the inaugural Railbird Festival! Read what Rolling Stone and Music Fest News had to say about the weekend below!

“Lexington is kind of the biggest small town,” Kentucky Justin Wells told Rolling Stone. “Keeneland is a pretty quintessential spot. And I’m glad that this is a lot of folks’ first view of our town.” Read Rolling Stone’s Top 10 list from the weekend here, including Brandi Carlile’s golden hour set and Tyler Childers’ hometown gig of sorts.

“The grounds of the world-renowned Keenland Race Course were invaded this weekend by legions of music fans for the inaugural Railbird Music Festival. Curated by the great minds at AC Entertainment who have brought us well-known festivals such as Bonnaroo and the nearby Forecastlethe festival definitely has the pedigree (intentional horse pun) to be among the best festivals in the Southeast.” Read Music Fest News rundown of the weekend here.

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