Indian Ranch Announces Summer Shows – Josh Turner, Ziggy Marley, Hairfest and More

Webster, MA – March 23, 2020 –  Indian Ranch announced that Josh Turner will perform on Sunday, June 28th and Ziggy Marley will perform on Sunday, July 26th as part of the Summer Concert Series in Webster, MA. Tickets for both shows go on-sale this Friday, March 27th at 10:00 AM and the Insiders Club Presale will take place Thursday, March 26th at 10:00 AM.  

In addition, Indian Ranch announced the return of Local CountryFest on Saturday, August 1st and HairFest on Saturday, September 26th. Tickets for these shows are on sale now.

Recording artist Josh Turner produces country music’s most recognizable songs with his deep voice and distinctive style. Turner, being one of the youngest artists to be inducted into the Grand Ole Opry,  has received multiple GRAMMY, CMA & ACM Awards nominations for his work. The young artist has sold over 8 million units and topped more than 1.5 billion in global streaming with his top hits including, “Your Man”, “Hometown Girl”, and “Long Black Train”. 

An eight-time GRAMMY winner, Emmy winner, author, philanthropist, and reggae icon, Ziggy Marley has released thirteen albums to much critical acclaim. Now with his own label, Tuff Gong Worldwide, and publishing company, Ishti Music, Marley has complete control of his master recordings and publishing. His early immersion in music came at age ten when he sat in on recording sessions with his father, Bob Marley. As front man to Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers,the group released eight best-selling albums that garnered three GRAMMYs, Ziggy’s first solo album,Dragonfly(RCA Records), was released in 2003. His second solo release, Love is My Religion (Tuff Gong Worldwide), won a GRAMMY in 2006 for “Best Reggae Album.” His third solo studio album, Family Time (Tuff Gong Worldwide), scored a 5th GRAMMY award for “Best Children’s Album. Ziggy’s fifth solo studio album, Fly Rasta was released to mass critical acclaim in 2015, and earned his 7th GRAMMY for “Best Reggae Album”. 2016 marked the release of Marley’s self-titled album, which garnered his 8th GRAMMY. His GRAMMY nominated ‘Rebellion Rises’ is out now via Tuff Gong Worldwide.

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Local CountryFest returns for its fourth consecutive year on August 1st. This year the festival will bring five artists to the main stage including headliner Annie Brobst, Ayla Brown, Alec MacGillivray, Houston Bernard, and April Cushman. Acoustic performances will be performed by Jenny Leigh Miller, Whitney Doucet, Kevin Herchen, and Russell James of Scarlett Drive. Produced by Octo Rock Cinema Productions, CountryFest will celebrate the vibrant  local country music scene in Southern New England. 

After a sold out show in 2019, HairFest will return to Indian Ranch on September 26th, transporting concertgoers back to the 80s during a day jam packed with music from the greatest hair and metal tribute bands. Already confirmed are the AC/DC tribute band Dirty Deeds, who will headline the festival, as well as the Van Halen tribute Everybody Wants Some, and the Journey tribute Scarab with more to be announced soon. 

Indian Ranch offers music lovers a chance to see some of the greatest country, classic rock and pop bands steps from Lake Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg. Nestled between pine trees, the amphitheater offers the ability to see the stage from anywhere in the audience. More than a concert venue, Indian Ranch recently opened Samuel Slater’s Restaurant and is also home to the Indian Princess paddlewheeler and Indian Ranch Campground.  Other shows on sale now include The Mavericks on June 27th, Chris Janson on July 11th, Get The Led Out on July 25th, Jamey Johnson on August 2nd, Justin Moore on August 8th, Grand Funk Railroad on August 9th, Yacht Rock Revue on August 16th, the Fire on the Mountain Tour with The Charlie Daniels Band and The Marshall Tucker Band on August 30th, and Los Lobos on September 12th. More shows will be  announced soon.

Tickets for Josh Turner on Sunday, June 28, 2020 and Ziggy Marley on Sunday, July 26, 2020 go on-sale Friday, March 27, 2020 at 10:00 AM. The Indian Ranch Insider Club Presale takes place Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 10:00 AM. Tickets for Local CountryFest and HairFest are on sale now. Gates for Indian Ranch concerts open at 11:30 AM and showtime is 1:00 PM unless otherwise noted. Tickets are available online at www.indianranch.com, by calling 1-800-514-ETIX (3849) or at the Indian Ranch Box Office. The Indian Ranch Box Office is currently open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10:00AM – 3:00PM. All events are rain or shine. No refunds. Indian Ranch is located at 200 Gore Road in Webster, MA outside of Worcester and less than an hour’s drive from Boston, Providence, Hartford and Springfield. For more information, visit www.indianranch.com.