The 2013 Ballyhoo Music Festival will take place from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday and 1 to 11 p.m. Saturday at Biketown Harley-Davidson, 5700 Interstate Blvd., featuring headliners Unsaid Fate and the Midlife Chryslers, featuring Michael Stanley.
The annual event includes performances by 40 bands on two stages. Admission is $5 (those who purchase a wristband Friday will get in free Saturday). Parking is free.
Now in its third year, Ballyhoo is adding bands with a national reputation as it expands.
“Ballyhoo is starting to take on a personality of its own,” said Scott Austalosh, event founder and organizer.
For information, go to ballyhoomusicfestival.com. Here is a list of performers:
Unsaid Fate, 9 p.m.
Chris Rockwell & Stickball Social Club (Asbury Park, N.J.)
Chris Hatton (Cleveland )
Ryan Ross & The Y-Town Syndicate
Midlife Chryslers, featuring Michael Stanley and Marc Lee Shannon, 8 p.m.
Joe Vitale Jr. / Laser Show (Canton )
Stolen Rhodes (Philadelphia)
Heidi Burson (Nashville )
Chris Rockwell & Stickball Social Club (Asbury Park, Pa.)
Electric Mayhem (Cleveland)
Whiskey Riders (Lexington, Ky.)
Remains of Jade
Patrick McLaughlin Band (Columbus)
Jollet Hollow (Lexington, Ky.)
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