Forecastle Daily Lineups are Here!

Who’s ready?! Your Forecastle daily lineups are here so you can start plannin’ your weekend in detail! Our weekend certainly kicks off with a bang: Outkast will be taking the Waterfront by storm on Friday with legendary renaissance rocker Jack White closing out the main stage Saturday night. Sunday wraps up what’s sure to be a spectacular weekend with both The Replacements and Beck, hot off the heels of his epic release Morning View!

Daily tickets go on sale this Friday April 4 at noon EDT at, and all Ticketmaster outlets. A limited number of daily tickets start at $74.50 plus fees. Daily VIP tickets will also be available, serving as your last chance to experience Forecastle 2014 in true VIP style (VIP weekend passes and VIP travel packages are all SOLD OUT!) Full details can be found at Prep for your day on the Waterfront or join us for the whole weekend and pick up your weekend pass today!

VIP weekend passes now sold out!

Wow! What an incredible response to this year’s VIP experience: VIP weekend passes are now SOLD OUT! Only a few VIP Travel Packages at The Brown Hotel remain. Get yours now!

Don’t forget: GA and VIP single day tickets will be available on Friday, April 4! General admission weekend passes are also currently available for $184.50 plus fees.

Daily Lineups and Tickets Coming First Week of April!

Anchors aweigh! Start planning now for the daily lineup announcement on Tuesday, April 1 (not joking!), with general admission and VIP daily tickets going on sale the following Friday, April 4 at noon EST! Daily ticket prices will be released with the daily lineups. With VIP weekend passes having just sold out, this will be your last chance to experience Forecastle in true VIP style! For you Forecaslte faithful that follow us on social media, we’ve got some special treats for you. Stay tuned to our FacebookTwitter, and Instagram next week as we sneak peak which headliners play what night!

Weekend Passes: On Sale Now!

You’ve got the lineup - now all you need are your tickets! A limited number of weekend passes starting at $144.50 plus applicable service fees, and VIP experiencestravel packages, and payment plan options are all on sale NOW! Don’t hesitate: the earlier you snag ‘em, the more you save.

In addition, the Bourbon Lodge, Forecastle’s slice of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, will return in 2014 with a full lineup of bourbon offerings, bourbon education, a bourbon-inspired culinary experience and much more. This year, we’re offering fans the option to purchase Bourbon Lodge memberships in advance! Simply choose to add on a Bourbon Lodge membership to your weekend pass during your initial transaction or order your membership directly here.

Get your passes at, and all Ticketmaster outlets. Single day passes and late night show information, along with the daily schedule of artists and late-night events will be coming soon.

Anchors aweigh!

Ticketmaster Tips & Tricks

Ready to purchase your weekend pass, travel package, or payment plan at noon EST? Read up on our Ticketmaster tips and tricks to make your buying experience smooth sailing. See you at high noon!

Add favorites and alerts to get email reminders before every onsale. You can also become thier fan on Facebook and follow them on Twitter for even more onsale reminders.

Set up a My Ticketmaster account now with your billing info and you’ll speed through checkout when every second counts. Important: sign in before your event goes on sale.

Strike the second big events go on sale. Keep in mind the local time zone if you’re buying tickets for an event far away from home.

Save time by searching Best Available, which scans all sections fast – it’s quicker than searching sections one at a time.

Use only one browser window or risk losing your tickets! We bar multiple windows to stop unfair automated programs that shut you out. (Hint: you can use more than one computer…your laptop perhaps?)

Don’t refresh your browser every second or your computer will be blocked (another automated program prevention measure). Yes, you should refresh during the onsale, but no more than every 2 – 3 seconds.


Your 2014 Lineup Is Here!

Anchors aweigh! The Forecastle Festival returns this summer led by hip hop royalty, Outkast; 21st century rocker Jack White; and alt-rock renaissance man Beck. The three-day music celebration now in its 12th year will take place July 18–20, 2014 at the award-winning Waterfront Park a sweeping green space on the banks of the Ohio River framed by the skyline of downtown Louisville. The Replacements, Ray LamontagneBand of HorsesSpoonNickel CreekDwight YoakamTwenty One PilotsSharon Jones & The Dap-KingsLocal Natives, and Gary Clark Jr. plus more than 40 others round out the lineup. Louisville-based post-rock outfit Slint will also reunite for their first hometown show in nearly 10 years. A full list of confirmed acts can be found here!

Weekend Passes on Sale Friday!

A limited number of weekend passes go on sale this Friday March 7 at noon EST at,, and all Ticketmaster outlets. Weekend passes start at $144.50 plus applicable service fees, and VIP experiences travel packages and payment-plan options will also be available. Full details are available at We’ll be on the Waterfront this summer … and hope to see you there, too!

In addition, the Bourbon Lodge, Forecastle’s slice of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, will return in 2014 with a full lineup of bourbon offerings, bourbon education, a bourbon-inspired culinary experience and much more. For the first time, bourbon fans will have the option to purchase advanced Bourbon Lodge memberships with their weekend pass through Ticketmaster.

Lineup release date!

We’re excited to share that on Tuesday, March 4, we’ll be releasing our 2014 lineup! That Friday, March 7, we’ll also be releasing weekend passes for sale. Ticketing information will be coming soon. Prep now and explore the new website!