Memphis In May’s Beale Street Music Festival Lineup 2020

Posted by Memphis CVB | December 19th 2019 1268 0

Memphis In May dropped an early Christmas surprise today! They shared part of the 2020 Beale Street Music Festival Lineup.

Photo by Michael Butler

Normally, Beale Street Music Festival drops crazy hints for weeks before dropping the full band and artist lineup in mid-February. Lucky for us – and anyone we might be shopping for holiday gifts last-minute – they decided to go ahead and announce 16 of the 60+ artists, including The Lumineers, Lil Wayne, The Avett Brothers, and GRAMMY-Award winning Memphis group Three 6 Mafia. 

Other artists include:

Leon Bridges
Lindsey Buckingham
Portugal. The Man
Brittany Howard
Young Dolph
Rival Sons
Mavis Staples
Billy Strings
Toad The Wet Sprocket
Taj Mahal
Sheer Mag

The 2020 Beale Street Music Festival is May 1-3, 2020 and three-day passes are on sale for $135, with three-day VIP Passes for $699. Prices will go up as we get closer to the event. Get tix here.

Memphis In May International Festival keeps the city fo Memphis busy for the whole month. You can get a gist of the events from the ABCs of Memphis In May post, which is updated with what we know so far for 2020.

For 2020, the Memphis In May dates are:

Beale Street Music Festival – May 1-3
World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest – May 13-16
Great American River Run – May 23
International Salute To Ghana – May 1-31

Go There: 

Beale Street Music Festival
Tom Lee Park
May 1-3, 2020



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  1. Kelsey Batiste says:

    Will there be free tickets given away this year!?

    • Holly Whitfield says:

      I’m 90% sure we will be doing a giveaway. Still waiting to find out. I know the price goes up as you get closer to the event, so buy now if you want to be sure and still save!

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