Patty Griffin Headlines Americana Folk Festival

Patty Griffin will headline the third annual Americana Folk Festival to be held Oct. 21 at Montgomery Bell State Park in Dickson, Tenn., about 40 miles west of Nashville. Additional performers include Kristen Hall (formerly of Sugarland) and Mindy Smith, as well as the Avett Brothers, Blue Mother Tupelo, Thad Cockrell, the Infamous Stringdusters, Jeremy Lister, Kate York and many others. Tickets will be available Aug. 15 on the festival’s Web site.