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Mumford and Sons’ Gentlemen of the Road Stopover festival schedule released


The line up has been set for Mumford and Sons’ Gentlemen of the Road Stopover festival Aug. 30 and 31 in Troy.

Troy is one of only a handful of cities selected to host stops in the English folk rock band’s tour.

Read: British band Mumford & Sons bringing major festival to area

Fans will have plenty to hear and see beginning with the kick off of a street fair in downtown Troy at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29.

Festivities include live music, late night shows and a documentary film on three outdoor stages and at select indoor venues.

Fair admission is $5, according to Karin Manovich of Troy Main Street Inc.

Gentlemen of the Road two-day ‘passport” tickets are now on sale for $109.

Read: New tickets for Mumford & Sons Troy show going on sale

Those with passport tickets can attend the street fair at no additional charge, but must purchase tickets to the late night shows. Non-camping festival-goers should park at WACO airfield on Friday and Saturday. There will be a shuttle.

Below is the rundown from Troy Main Street Inc. The Gentlemen of the Road Stopover shows scheduled for Friday and Saturday are listed first.

FRIDAY (Aug. 30) MAIN STAGE STADIUM SCHEDULE- Troy Memorial Stadium

Passport ticket required.

Gates open at — 4 p.m.

• Half Moon Run — 6 p.m.

• Willy Mason — 7 p.m.

• Phosphorescent — 8:10 p.m.

• Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros — 9:30 p.m.

SATURDAY (Aug. 31) MAIN STAGE STADIUM SCHEDULE-Troy Memorial Stadium

Passport ticket required.

Gates open at Noon

• Bear’s Den — 1:45 p.m.

• Those Darlins — 2:45 p.m.

• Rubblebucket — 3:45 p.m.

• Justin Townes Earle — 4:50 p.m.

• The Vaccines —5:55 p.m.

• Old Crow Medicine Show — 7:10 pm

• Mumford & Sons — 8:30 p.m.

• Yacht Club DJs — 10:15 p.m.

THURSDAY (Aug. 29) DOWNTOWN STREET FAIR SCHEDULE

MARKET STREET STAGE

• The Regrettes —6 p.m.

• Puzzle of Light — 7:30 p.m.

• Sun Stereo — 9 p.m.

• Here Comes The Sun Stereo — 10:30 p.m.

• The Floorwalkers midnight

MAIN STREET STAGE

• Prophets Mire — 5:30 p.m.

• 7th Street Band — 7 p.m.

• Jah Soul — 8:30 p.m.

• Rumpke Mountain Boys — 10 p.m.

• Dulahan — 11:30 p.m.

LATE NIGHT PERFORMANCES

• Late-Night Bluegrass Jam

Henhouse Prowlers — 11 p.m.

Elks Lodge – 17 W. Franklin St.

FRIDAY DOWNTOWN STREET FAIR SCHEDULE

MARKET STREET STAGE

• Electrobek — 10:30 a.m.

• Gina Venier & the Gentlemen — noon

• Sun Stereo — 1:30 p.m.

• Fox Harvest Valley — 3 p.m.

• Jeff Austin the Here and the Now — 4:30 p.m.

• The Regrettes — 6 p.m.

• Jah Soul — 7:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.

• The Floorwalkers 10:30 p.m.

• Red Wanting Blue — Midnight

MAIN STREET STAGE

• Cory Breth — 10 a.m.

• The Fries Band — 11:30 a.m

• Cory Breth — 1 p.m.

• The Fries Band — 2:30 p.m.

• Father Son & Friends— 4 p.m.

• Cinder Home — 5:30 p.m.

• Father Son & Friends —7 p.m.

• Cinder Home — 8:30 p.m.

• Dulahan — 10 p.m.

• Henhouse Prowlers — 11:30 p.m.

LATE NIGHT PERFORMANCES

• Late-Night Bluegrass Jam

Jeff Austin the Here and the now — 11 p.m.

Elks Lodge at 17 W. Franklin St

• UCB Presents Horatio Sanz and the Kings of Improv

Two Performances: — 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m.

Redmen Lodge at 103 East Main Street

• Magician David Kwong — 11:30 p.m.

Market Square Community Room

405 SW Public Square

SATURDAY DOWNTOWN STREET FAIR SCHEDULE

MARKET STREET STAGE

• Father Son & Friends — 10:30 a.m.

• Tana Martz — Noon

• Puzzle of Light — 1:30 p.m.

• Floodwood — 3 p.m.

• Red Wanting Blue — 4:30 p.m.

• 5:30-10:30 Stage Closed

• Henhouse Prowlers — 10:30 p.m.

• Jeff Austin the Here and the Now midnight

MAIN STREET STAGE

• Higgins-Madewell — 10 a.m.

• Rum River Band — 11:30 a.m.

• Higgins-Madewell — 1 p.m.

• Rum River Band — 2:30 p.m.

• Higgins-Madewell — 4 p.m.

• Rum River Band — 5:30 p.m.

• Cinder Home — 7 p.m.

• Prophets Mire — 8:30 p.m.

• 7th Street Band — 10 p.m.

• Here Comes The Sun Stereo — 11:30 p.m.

LATE NIGHT PERFORMANCES

• Late-Night Bluegrass Jam

Floodwood — 11 p.m.

Elks Lodge at 17 W. Franklin St

• UCB Presents Horatio Sanz and the Kings of Improv

Two Performances: — 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m.

Redmen Lodge at 103 East Main Street

• Emmett Malloy’s award-winning film documentary “Big Easy Express,” chronicling life on the road with Mumford & Sons, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, and Old Crow Medicine Show will be shown at the Mayflower Arts Center in downtown Troy. Show times are 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 11 p.m. Saturday.

• Saturday at 3:30 p.m. Michael Bashaw and his ensemble Puzzle of Light will give a short musical demonstration on Sound Sculpture participatory sound piece of welded metal.

Contact this blogger at arobinson@DaytonDailyNews.com or Twitter.com/DDNSmartMouth


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