Sam Bush Band Photo by Tom Wickstrom

Get ready to shed your winter coats and feel the warmth of the sun on your skin because spring has officially sprung! As the trees bud and flowers bloom, the festival season is about to hit its peak. And what better way to kick off this season of celebration than at the Suwannee Spring Reunion? This four-day event, held at the stunning Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida from March 23rd-26th, promises to be an unforgettable experience for anyone who loves Americana music, art, and nature. As you immerse yourself in the lively ambiance of the festival, you will feel as though you have been transported to a magical world where music, art, dance, and community come together in perfect harmony. This camping festival, with its long tradition of acoustic music, will offer you a chance to rejuvenate your spirit, connect with nature, and experience the very best of Americana music. It’s a vibrant celebration that will ignite your senses and leave you with a feeling of pure joy, like a warm ray of sunshine on a crisp spring day. Overall, Suwannee Spring Reunion is the perfect way to start your festival season, offering an unforgettable experience of community, nature, and incredible Americana music.

    Prepare for an unforgettable experience at Suwannee Spring Reunion, where the music lineup boasts a mix of national touring acts and regional talent that will have you tapping your feet and dancing all weekend long. With headliners such as The Infamous Stringdusters with Molly Tuttle, Sam Bush, Leftover Salmon, and Steep Canyon Rangers, it’s no wonder that music lovers flock to this festival. But that’s not all! You can also catch performances from The Earls of Leicester, Donna the Buffalo, Sierra Hull, Jim Lauderdale, Jon Stickley Trio, and more! The lineup includes returning favorites like Peter Rowan, The Grass Is Dead, and The Ain’t Sisters, and introduces exciting new additions such as Armchair Boogie, Medicine Springs, and Caleb Caudle. This year’s Suwannee Spring Reunion is not to be missed!

Sam Bush Band Photo by Tom Wickstrom

Imagine being surrounded by the enchanting melody of live music while nestled in a breathtaking landscape. For music lovers, the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park has been the ultimate haven for decades. The tall live oak trees and the stunning Suwannee River, with its limestone cliffs, are just a few of the magical elements that make the park a serene and captivating oasis. Camping options are plentiful, and weekend tickets include four nights of primitive camping. And if you want to indulge in more creature comforts, you won’t be disappointed. The campground spans several hundred acres and offers upgraded RV and tent sites, cabins, golf cart rentals, and a country store. And let’s not forget the many clean and updated bath houses throughout the grounds. If you’re in need of last-minute essentials, the park has popup general stores to save your feet from walking long distances. The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park is a blissful landmark and is one of Florida’s greatest treasures. 

Suwannee Spring Reunion is more than just a music festival, it’s a community of folks who gather to share their love for music and nature. The vibrant and creative community at Suwannee Spring Reunion is one of the main reasons why attendees return year after year. From the intricate and luxurious campsites to the spontaneous jam sessions that take place throughout the campground, this event is a celebration of creativity and expression. Whether you’re a seasoned musician or a beginner, there are opportunities for everyone to join in on the fun. The Bill Monroe Tent and Slopryland both welcome pickers of all levels to be part of acoustic jam sessions. Many stage performers also take part in these impromptu jams, creating a magical experience that is just as memorable as the music on the stages. Suwannee Spring Reunion is a gathering of friends, old and new, who come together to create a unique and unforgettable experience.

Verlon Thompson Photo By Tom Wickstrom

You can purchase your tickets now at and enjoy four days of unforgettable music on five stages.  Your weekend ticket includes four nights of primitive camping, but if you’re looking for a more luxurious experience, upgraded sites are available for an additional fee. Suwannee Spring Reunion also offers hands-on and performance workshops, a kids’ tent with music and activities, daily yoga with Rhonda Bell, and an eclectic vending village with delicious food and unique items. Plus, kids 12 and under get in free when accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Hurry and purchase your tickets before March 12th to take advantage of advanced ticket pricing. Single day tickets are also available, and military personnel and students with a current ID can enjoy discounted rates. Spirit of the Suwannee Music park loves furry friends  but please note that all pets, including service animals, must register at the Service Animal Check In Box Office upon entering the park. All animals must have proof of current vaccination and be under their owner’s control at all times.

Sloppy Joe Photo by Tom Wickstrom

As you can see, Suwannee Spring Reunion 2023 promises to be an unforgettable experience for music lovers of all ages. With an amazing lineup of top-notch performers, a beautiful natural setting, and a vibrant community of music enthusiasts, this festival is sure to inspire and uplift you. I’d like  to express our deepest gratitude to the festival organizers, Beth Judy, Randy Judy, and their dedicated team for putting together such a remarkable event year after year. So what are you waiting for? Gather your friends and family, pack your bags, and head down to Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park for Suwannee Spring Reunion 2023. It’s time to create lasting memories, celebrate the power of music, and dance under the stars!