Join us, Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, and many, many more for a star-studded virtual at-home three-hour broadcast of Farm Aid 2020 On the Road on Saturday, September 26th starting at 8/7c. Although the 35th Annual Farm Aid may look a little different, this year’s virtual festival has the same mission: put the spotlight on some of the biggest names in music while coming together to raise funds and awareness for America’s hardworking farmers. Farm Aid 2020 On the Road continues the festival’s legacy of iconic artists and unforgettable performances from an all-star roster of over 20 artists including Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson and The Boys, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews, as well as Black Pumas, Bonnie Raitt and Boz Scaggs. Other featured performers are Brandi Carlile, Chris Stapleton, Jack Johnson, Jamey Johnson, Jon Batiste, Kelsey Waldon, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Margo Price, Nathaniel Rateliff, Particle Kid, Edie Brickell, The Record Company, Valerie June and The War and Treaty, and many more. Don’t miss a single moment of the festival, mark your calendar and set your DVR for Saturday, September 26th at 8/7c.
We also invite our viewers to donate toward Farm Aid’s mission here.
Willie Nelson, Neil Young and John Mellencamp organized the first Farm Aid concert in 1985 to raise awareness about the loss of family farms and to raise funds to keep farm families on the land. Dave Matthews joined the Farm Aid Board of Directors in 2001. Farm Aid has raised more than $53 million to promote a strong and resilient family farm system of agriculture. Farm Aid is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to keep family farmers on the land.