Mavis Staples appears on the Banjo Stage at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass on Friday. (Courtesy photo)

Mavis Staples appears on the Banjo Stage at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass on Friday. (Courtesy photo)

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2016 headliners

IF YOU GO
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 16
When: Noon to 7 p.m. Sept. 30, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 1-2
Where: Hellman Hollow, Lindley and Marx meadows, off John F. Kennedy Drive, Golden Gate Park, S.F.
Admission: Free
Contact: www.hardlystrictlybluegrass.com/2015/

HEADLINERS

FRIDAY, SEPT. 30

Mavis Staples: 5:45 p.m., Banjo Stage
Dave Alvin’s Tribute to Merle Haggard & California Songwriters: 5:45 p.m., Swan Stage
Conor Oberst: 5:45 p.m, Rooster Stage
Shannon and The Clams: 5:30 p.m., Arrow Stage

SATURDAY, OCT. 1

M. Ward: 6:10 p.m., Porch Stage
Steve Earle & The Dukes: 5:45 p.m., Banjo Stage
The Flatlanders: 5:35 p.m., Arrow Stage
Jackson Browne: 5:30 p.m., Rooster Stage
Cyndi Lauper: 4:10 p.m., Swan Stage
Chris Isaak: 6 p.m., Swan Stage
Glen Hansard: 5 p.m., Towers of Gold Stage
The Suitcase Junket: 5:05 p.m., Bandwagon Stage

SUNDAY, OCT. 2

Griffin House: 6:10 p.m., Porch Stage
Emmylou Harris: 5:45 p.m., Banjo Stage
Allen Stone: 5:45 p.m., Arrow Stage
T Bone Burnett: 5:30 p.m., Rooster Stage
CAKE: 5:50 p.m., Swan Stage
Dropkick Murphys: 4:50 p.m., Tower of Gold Stage
Willie Watson: 5:10 p.m., Bandwagon Stage

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