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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 forty thousand (40,000) 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

May
26
Trap&B artist Fetty Wap is best known for his rap about his love for his ride or die chick on the breakout hit “Trap Queen,” which peaked at number two in the U.S. on Billboard Hot 100. But there’s more to his story than that, formally… Read More
May
24
The Festival Office at 901 N Washington Ave will be closed Tuesday, May 23rd through Monday, May 29th. The office will re-open on Tuesday, May 31st at 10:00 AM. Tickets can be purchased online and all questions can be directed to info@commongroundfes… Read More
May
19
Shinedown is an American rock band from Jacksonville, Florida who have built their name on rock songs both brutal in power and epic in scope. The band originated in 2001 after the split of Brent Smith’s previous band, he kept his record deal with A… Read More