Oilstock Festival Announces Oildorado 2015 Entertainment: Foghat, Taylor Hicks, Junior Brown, Truxton Mile, Monroy, Bridge and Skynnyn Lynnyrd Confirmed to PerformStarstruck Entertainment has announced the Oilstock Music Festival set for October 16, 17 and 18 at Franklin Field as part of the Oildorado 2015 celebration. The event, a 3-day concert and family entertainment festival, is a benefit for the Taft Oildorado Committee and Going Coconuts for a Cure.
“As far as I know, this is the only 3 day festival of its kind in Kern County,” said Ed Gaither, program manager for Oilstock 2015. “This is definitely an event for all ages.”
“While all the acts have not been confirmed, we can announce that Foghat, Taylor Hicks, Junior Brown, Truxton Mile, Monroy, Bridge and Skynnyn Lynnyrd have been confirmed to play. An additional headliner act will be announced May 31st.
According to Gaither, the festival will feature a sports lounge, special Budweiser Outdoor Patios, a kids zone, and a food concession area on the 4 sports fields at Franklin Field.
For tickets, visit on-line at www.oilstock.eventbrite.com. Tickets are also available in the main office of West Side Recreation & Park District (500 Cascade Place, Taft). Ticket prices start at $30 per person. A three-day pass is $85 for a three concert days. Reserved tables of 8 are available for all 3 days for $1000. Cabanas will be available for $3000.
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No ice chests, outside food or drinks will be allowed inside the festival site. The event will provide free parking. Special VIP parking is available for purchasers of two or more 3-day pass concert tickets.
There will also be a Rocktober Beer Fest for adults at Saturday, October 17th featuring samples of local a regional craft beers, sponsored by Budweiser. The beer tasting is $20 per person and tickets can be purchased at Black Gold Brewing Company, The Bank Sports Lounge and the West Side Recreation & Park District main office. The event is 21 years and older only, and guests will receive a collectable beer sample glass. Gates will open at 1:30pm.
Oilstock is a production of Starstruck Entertainment.