River Ranch Music Fest turns sweet 16

Courtesy photo River Ranch Music Festival’s lineup includes DJ Rob I.

The 16th annual River Ranch Music Festival will be held this weekend at River Ranch Campground in Tuolumne.

The event features two days of live music, DJs, a light show, dancers, vendors, swimming and camping for all ages.

Live music will be performed by The Hot Dark, The Little Fuller Band, Risky Biscuits, Green Machine, A La Lune, Pacific Lung, Clan Dyken, Grover Anderson, Minor Birds, Hoverkraft, Mountain Men, Randy Mandy Band, Tanglewood, Nathan Ignacio, Oscar Goldman, The Jespersons, Watson and Willis, and more. DJs include Rob I, Magik Plan, Shaper, Dynomike, and Downgrade.

There will also be dancing by Co Motion, Sahara Dancers, Raks Arabika, Sarai, Wicked Rosary and Sabrina.

The festival includes a Saturday morning yoga session as well as a late night glow show and Friday night costume party.

Advance tickets are $53 at (or $60 at the gate) for a weekend pass with two nights of camping and parking. Day passes are available for $40 at the gate. Kids 12 and younger are free.

• What: River Ranch Music Festival.

• When: Friday and Saturday.

• Where: River Ranch Campground, Tuolumne.

• Tickets: $53 weekend pass ($60 at the gate), $40 day pass, children 12 and younger are free.


River Ranch schedule


6 p.m., Nathan Ignacio

7 p.m., Randy Mandy Band

8 p.m., The Little Fuller Band

9:15 p.m., Pacific Lung

10:15 p.m., A La Lune

11:15 p.m., Hoverkraft

12 a.m., DJ Rob I with Wicked Rosary

12:45 a.m., Downgrade

1:30 a.m., Shaper

2:15 a.m., Magik Plan

3 a.m., Dynomike


11 a.m., Breezy Skye

11:40 a.m., Watson and Willis

12:25 p.m., The Jespersons

1:20 p.m., Mountain Men

2:20 p.m., Tanglewood

3:15 p.m., Minor Birds

4:15 p.m., Grover Anderson

5:10 p.m., Nicholas and Sahara Lefler

5:35 p.m., Clan Dyken

6:40 p.m., Brothers Strong and Co.

7:40 p.m., Risky Biscuits

8:45 p.m., Green Machine

9:50 p.m., Oscar Goldman

10:15 p.m., The Hot Dark with Sarai

12 a.m., River Ranch All Star Jam