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Rock the South 2024: Cullman’s Premier Music Festival Returns

Cullman, Alabama is gearing up for the return of its signature summer event — the Rock the South music festival. This massive three-day celebration of country music takes over York Farms from July 18-20, 2024, bringing tens of thousands of fans to town for an unforgettable weekend experience.

Launched in 2012, Rock the South has grown exponentially over the past decade into one of the largest and most acclaimed music camping festivals in the United States. Last year’s edition drew over +100,000 attendees from around the world, generating millions in economic impact for Cullman and the surrounding areas.

What started as a country festival has transformed into a national powerhouse event featuring massive mainstream headliners and attractions. The 2024 edition boasts a star-studded lineup.

Headlining acts include Eric Church, Hardy, Jelly Roll, Parker McCollum, and Oliver Anthony. Other notable performers include Priscilla Block, Big & Rich, and many more. With an impressive artist lineup taking the main stage and two side stages, there is truly something for every kind of music fan.

While the music lineup is the main draw, Rock the South offers much more than just concerts over the three-day festival. Attendees can explore the vast grounds and take advantage of unique attractions and hangout areas:

Honky Tonk Hideaway – This air-conditioned western-themed area offers live acoustic performances, line dancing lessons, and a refreshing escape from the summer heat.

Chair Rentals – General admission guests can pre-reserve comfortable chairs set up for them on the festival grounds.

Iconic Ferris Wheel – Get a bird’s eye view of the entire festival from the towering ferris wheel.

Mechanical Bull – Thrill-seekers can test their stamina on this rip-roaring mechanized bull ride.

Misting Forest – Cool off from the summer sun under these misting cooling stations.

Along with the regular festival areas, Rock the South also offers premier upgraded experiences:

Country Club Skydeck – This all-inclusive package provides top-tier seating, chef-catered dining, superior views of the main stage, and other luxury amenities.

Front Porch – Enjoy the show in style from this elevated private viewing area with premium amenities.

Camping – Set up a home base for the weekend at the festival’s spacious RV/tent camping grounds.

For 2024, Rock the South is rolling out exciting new enhancements as well. Festival wristbands will feature RFID technology for smoother entry and cashless payment options. An all-new air-conditioned Line Dancing Tent provides a dedicated space to learn classic moves. And a third side stage is being added to accommodate even more live performances.

With its massive lineup of artists, unique festival attractions, upgraded amenities, and new additions for 2024, Rock the South is solidifying itself as a can’t-miss summer destination event for Cullman. The influx of of visitors provides a huge boost to the local economy each year.

Music fans looking for the ultimate weekend getaway should start making plans now to experience the full force of Rock the South 2024. Whether you’re a die-hard country fan or just someone who loves live music, this is the event thousands are looking forward to this July.