April 29 – May 6, 2018

The Homegrown Music Festival is Duluth’s annual showcase of rawk and/or roll. It began as a simple birthday party with a handful of bands and a bunch of beer. Now it’s a complete bureaucracy, run by a volunteer steering committee and a board of directors, featuring 200 musical acts, along with a few filmmakers and other artists.

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Day Four: Wednesday April 29, 2015

Day Four: Wednesday April 29, 2015

They’re Baaaa-aaack… Yup, we’re talking about the return of Duluth’s very own Trampled by Turtles. “We’re excited to be back,” says mandolin player Erik Berry. He’s referring to the dark year of 2014, when TBT was unable to play Homegrown for the first time in the band’s 12-year history. “It was a bummer, but it...
Day Three: Tuesday April 28, 2015

Day Three: Tuesday April 28, 2015

Alright festers, amateur hour is officially over…  It’s time to put on those big hen/rooster feathers and chicken the cluck up! We let you ease into things on Sunday and Monday, but we are officially into day three of this thing, and, it is now officially a thing. That’s right, tonight is Canal Park Night....
Day Two: Monday April 27, 2015

Day Two: Monday April 27, 2015

Hopefully you all made it out to catch at least a little of last night’s festivities…   But if you weren’t able to make it out, don’t stress too much. The Chicken forgives you and has seen fit to provide you with SEVEN more days of rawk and/or roll. Monday starts with the Homegrown Photo Show...
Day One: Sunday April 26, 2015…  Cock-a-doodle-doo, Homegrownians

Day One: Sunday April 26, 2015… Cock-a-doodle-doo, Homegrownians

I realize it’s 6:00am, but when do you expect me to wake up, I’m a chicken??? It’s time to put those new insoles in your Doc Martens, Chuck Taylors, Jimmy Choos, whatevs… pull those well-worn band t-shirts out of the back of your closet, and get ready to tell all those lies that start with...
Field Guide Now Available Online!

Field Guide Now Available Online!

That’s right folks, the 2015 Homegrown Music Festival field guide is now available online in PDF format. Click Here
Field Guide Now Available Online!

Field Guide Now Available Online!

That’s right folks, the 2015 Homegrown Music Festival field guide is now available online in PDF format. Click Here
The Duluth Homegrown Twin Cities Invasion

The Duluth Homegrown Twin Cities Invasion

Duluth’s Homegrown Music Festival is celebrating its 17th Anniversary by going on the road and taking over the Turf Club for the official Duluth Homegrown Music Festival Pre-Party featuring performances from: The Social Disaster Red Mountain Toby Thomas Churchill/ Music WOLF BLOOD Doors at 8pm | Music at 9pm | $7 Presented by The Current...
Homegrown Photo Show 2015

Homegrown Photo Show 2015

Deadline: April 10, 2015 Every year since it’s inception, the Homegrown Music Festival has invaded the Twin Ports with a whirlwind of rowdy rock, danceable delights and a veritable army of folks bursting with hometown pride who are ready to party hearty! After the dust settles on venues across the northland we’re left with our...
2015 Schedule Released

2015 Schedule Released

It’s finally here!!!   After hours of pulling our feathers out we finally have this year’s schedule done and ready for public consumption.
The proceeds from all Homegrown Mix sales will be donated to Eric Swanson's recovery fund.

The proceeds from all Homegrown Mix sales will be donated to Eric Swanson's recovery fund.

Every Homegrown Mix purchased from http://duluthhomegrown.bandcamp.com/ will have 100% of the proceeds, (minus the nominal fee that paypal charges us) donated to Eric’s recovery fund.  All homegrown mixes are set up as “pay what you want” purchases, so feel free to be as generous as you want or can afford… You know the money is...
This year's Homegrown Mixtape

This year's Homegrown Mixtape

This year’s Homegrown Mixtape is officially up! Go download Christine Dean’s Mix today and “pay what you want” (including the option of FREE)!  
HOMEGROWN WINTER FIASCO!

HOMEGROWN WINTER FIASCO!

Celebrate the start of the Homegrown season with the Homegrown Winter Fiasco! This year’s event features ten Homegrown artists playing at three Duluth music venues.