Great local music and beers on the lineup for Springsfest 2017

Yellow Springs Brewery and Great Guys Entertainment teamed up for Springsfest, a craft beer and live music-centric festival, on Saturday, July 9 at the John Bryan Community Center. (TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED)
Caption
Yellow Springs Brewery and Great Guys Entertainment teamed up for Springsfest, a craft beer and live music-centric festival, on Saturday, July 9 at the John Bryan Community Center. (TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED)

If you love good music, you don’t want to miss this event.

Springsfest released an updated lineup, and we’re pretty stoked. Performers include Delicate Steve, Mojoflo, The Worn Flints, Speaking Suns, The High Definitions, DJ Creepingbear, The Yugos, Lioness and DJ Barticus.

>> PHOTOS: Springsfest 2016

Among the nine acts performing this year are Columbus funk/soul/jazz professionals MojoFlo and Cincinnati dream pop group the Yugos.

>> Must-see concerts in and around Dayton in 2017

Yellow Springs Brewery and Great Guys Entertainment teamed up for Springsfest, a craft beer and live music-centric festival, on Saturday, July 9 at the John Bryan Community Center. (TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED)
Caption
Yellow Springs Brewery and Great Guys Entertainment teamed up for Springsfest, a craft beer and live music-centric festival, on Saturday, July 9 at the John Bryan Community Center. (TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED)

Headlining this year is a New Jersey songwriter performing under the moniker Delicate Steve, who plays experimental indie music and are fresh off of an NPR “Tiny Desk” concert. Local indie mavens Speaking Suns will play the festival again this year, while making his appearance for the first time is villager DJ Creepingbear.

>> 8 beers to try at Yellow Springs Brewery

Like last year, the festival will be served by a number of area food trucks and Yellow Springs Brewery, who are sponsoring the event.

>> 12 top hiking trails in and around Dayton

Yellow Springs Brewery and Great Guys Entertainment teamed up for Springsfest, a craft beer and live music-centric festival, on Saturday, July 9 at the John Bryan Community Center. (TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED)
Caption
Yellow Springs Brewery and Great Guys Entertainment teamed up for Springsfest, a craft beer and live music-centric festival, on Saturday, July 9 at the John Bryan Community Center. (TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED)

The event will be held July 8, 2017 at the John Bryan Community Center in Yellow Springs. In addition to music, the festival features craft beers from Yellow Springs Brewery.

The doors open at 11:30 a.m., and the first band is scheduled to perform at 12:30 p.m. Tickets will be $35 the day of the show.

>> 5 things to do in Yellow Springs

Want to go?

WHAT: Springsfest 2017

WHEN: July 8, 2017

WHERE: John Bryan Community Center, 100 Dayton St., Yellow Springs

INFO: www.springsfestival.com

Yellow Springs Brewery and Great Guys Entertainment teamed up for Springsfest, a craft beer and live music-centric festival, on Saturday, July 9 at the John Bryan Community Center. (TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED)
Caption
Yellow Springs Brewery and Great Guys Entertainment teamed up for Springsfest, a craft beer and live music-centric festival, on Saturday, July 9 at the John Bryan Community Center. (TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED)