Derry Down

Cosmic American Music Festival

Sep 16, 2016 - Sep 17, 2016
All Day

The 2nd Annual Cosmic American Music Festival is a two-day event at the Historic Derry Down Building in downtown Winter Haven. The venue is a cultural landmark and the birthplace of “cosmic American” music. Recently restored by Main Street Winter Haven and SixTen LLC, the Derry Down was a 1960's teen music venue made famous by Gram Parsons and other local legends.  

On Friday, September 16, you'll enjoy a reception beginning at 6:00 p.m. and music by Heather Lee and Jordan Wynn Band, and Ragbirds. Tickets are just $30.00. Music begins at 7:00 p.m.

On Saturday, September 17, the doors will open at 1:00 p.m. and music begins at 2:00 p.m. Artists include John Beland, Packway Handle Band, Will Quinlin, Jerry Mincey, Toni Brown and Ed Munson, The Only Daddy's, and Heather and Jordan Solo. A barbeque dinner will be served around 5:30 p.m. Tickets are just $75.00.

To purchase tickets, go to or call 863-295-9422.

You may also be interested in Winter Haven, Grove Roots Brewing Co. Grand Opening, or Dog Day of Summer at Bok Tower Gardens.