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2017 Common Ground Music Festival

July 6-9, 2017

The Common Ground Music Festival presented by Miller Lite is a multiple day music festival. Currently in its 18th year, the Festival has highlighted more than 500 artists including 40 Grammy Award winners and 26 Rock-and-Roll Hall of Fame inductees. Each July, more than fifty thousand (50,000) people enjoy the best in music, entertainment and a wide variety food & beverage along the banks of the Grand River in Adado Riverfront Park, downtown Lansing, Michigan.   This annual celebration features an outstanding lineup of musical acts, focusing on top-level, national and regional music performers of many genres including contemporary and classic rock, pop, alternative, country, hip hop, rhythm & blues, soul and more. With an attractive, intimate venue, state of the art production, and a comprehensive array of patron amenities, the festival is the premier outdoor music event of the summer in the mid-Michigan region.   Daily admission tickets are available to the festival. Fans can access the entire festival at an economical price by purchasing a "Festival Pass", limited quantities are available. The Festival Pass can be used solely, or shared with family or friends from day to day throughout the Festival.    

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News & Updates

Mar
28
Michigan native Big Sean and special guest Fetty Wap will close out the 18th annual Common Ground Music Festival on Sunday, July 9th.   With over a quarter-billion YouTube views, 7-time BET Award-winning and Grammy® nominated superstar Big S… Read More
Mar
23
Pop trio, and brothers, AJR have been added to the previously announced lineup for Thursday, July 6th. Tickets are available here! Read More
Mar
15
Opening night presented by Sparrow will feature headliner Alessia Cara on Thursday, July 6th. 20-year old Canadian singer and songwriter Alessia Cara has been making waves on pop radio since her debut single “Here” reached the top 5 on U.S. radio… Read More