is moving from the original proposed site of Vernon Downs (vis a vis ) and will take place at the weekend of August 16-18, 2019. As of Saturday (7/27), , and Dead and Company are all out.

The venue change isn’t even fully a done deal either, but the organizers just need to out how to sell and make sure the artists are still onboard. Wow.

In case you’re forgetting, this is the last proposed “full ” of the .

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The dates remain the same, just a smaller venue and 250 miles away from, ya know, , but whatever.

The is slated to take place Aug. 16 through Aug. 18 at , an outdoor amphitheater in Columbia, Maryland, according to documents obtained by Bloomberg. The venue should be able to accommodate about 32,000 people.

They’re also saying could run anywhere from $100-600 for .

Organizers aim to charge $129 to $595 for one-day passes to the event, according to current plans. And they’ve circulated a marketing plan that includes emails to more than 800,000 people, billboards across , Maryland and Northern Virginia, and a full-page ad in local newspapers.

More here.

As for the artists on the bill, announced shortly after this news went that he will be performing and has routed his tour specifically to the area of the country and that’s where he’ll be staying. Fogerty out. won’t be closing the festival either. And says Dead and Co are out, too.

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