Fort Worth’s annual Texas Music Festival, Ranch Bash, produced by 95.9 The Ranch Radio will benefit HEAR Fort Worth it was announced on Tuesday, June 18 by Asleep at the Wheel’s front man and Grammy Award winner Ray Benson. “The Ranch Radio has been supporting live music and local music since they flipped the switch to turn on the station in 2002,” said Benson. “The Ranch, along with musicians and music fans in Fort Worth applaud the cities new initiative to nurture and celebrate live, local music.”
The Fort Worth tradition continues with the 15th Annual Ranch Bash set to play Panther Island in Fort Worth on October 20th, 2018. Shooter Jennings, Sam Riggs and Asleep at the Wheel are among those who will take the stage this year. The headliner of the festival is being kept quiet until a live, on-air announcement on 95.9 The Ranch/KFWR on Monday, July 23 at 7:00 a.m. The concert will benefit HEAR Fort Worth, the city’s music association which works to connect businesses, bands and industry professionals.
Also appearing on this year’s Ranch Bash line up is the SHOTGUN RIDER, THE BUFFALO RUCKUS, MASON LIVELY, SHEA ABSHIER & THE NIGHTHOWLERS, and Fort Worth-based SUMMER DEAN. JON STORK, winner of the station’s Battle of the Bands competition will open the show.
There will be more musicians announced on 95.9 The Ranch in Fort Worth or online at 959TheRanch.com at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, July 23. for a special announcement regarding one more exciting Texas artist to be added to this incredible line up.
In addition to live music on two stages, food and beverage options will be available for purchase and concert goers can visit festival vendor booths.
General admission tickets are $20; VIP tickets are $75 and will include access to a massive, elevated viewing deck, a free dinner buffet, private cash bars and air-conditioned, flushable restrooms. Staycation and Travel packages will also be available at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Downtown Fort Worth. Tickets and information will be available online at RanchBash.com beginning Monday, July 23rd at 7:00 a.m.
Ranch Bash is presented by 95.9 The Ranch and Bud Light and generously sponsored by Jag Metals LLC, MetroPCS, Boot Barn, Texas Truck Tuning, Maclaskey Oilfield Services and Compass Air and is produced by Marsha Milam Music Productions.