Carbon Leaf at Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival

The band is excited to return for THREE SHOWS at the 2015 Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival.  Mark your calendars!


Carbon Leaf's Ragtime Carnival and Campout II


 The Virginia Museum of Radio & Concert Entertainment and Pocahontas Live announce:


 @ The Heritage Amphitheater at Pocahontas State Park

FRIDAY        MAY 15 (6pm - 10pm)

SATURDAY  MAY 16 (11am-10pm)


Richmond – The Virginia Museum of Radio & Concert Entertainment (VMRCE) announces the 2nd Annual Carbon Leaf's Ragtime Carnival at Pocahontas Live on Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16.  This year's Ragtime Carnival features 13 bands on 2 stages over 2 days.

Carbon Leaf will perform three (3) sets over the weekend, closing both nights with a full set starting at 8:00pm and performing an acoustic set to open the Saturday portion of the carnival at 11:00am. 

Additional highlights include actor/director Jeff Daniels (Dumb & Dumber/The Newsroom) with the Ben Daniels Band, Trigger Hippy featuring Joan Osborne and former Black Crows  Jackie Green & Steve Gorman,  and local artists Sons of Bill and People's Blues of Richmond.


Friday, May 15

Tickets $10.00 advance/$15 door (general admission only)

Doors 5:30pm

Main Stage

6:00pm - People's Blues of Richmond

8:15pm - Carbon Leaf (full set)

Acoustic Stage

7:30pm - Ben Daniels Band


Saturday, May 16

Tickets $25.00 advance/$30 door (general admission only)

Doors 10:45am

Main Stage

 11:30am - Sons of Bill

1:00pm - Scythian

2:30pm - Red Wanting Blue

4:15pm - Jeff Daniels & the Ben Daniels Band

6:15pm - Trigger Hippy

8:15pm - Carbon Leaf (full set)

Acoustic Stage

11:00am - Carbon Leaf (acoustic set)

12:30pm - TBA

2:00pm -  Ian McFeron

3:45pm -  Marie Miller

5:30pm -  von Grey

7:30pm -  Mandolin Orange


Two-day general admission tickets will also be available for $35.00!   Tickets go on sale this Friday morning (2/20) at 10am through www.pocahontaslive.com, Brocks Bar-B-Que in Chester, and the Pocahontas State Park office.

Festival-style-primitive/tent camping for Carbon Leaf's Ragtime Carnival will be offered through www.pocahontaslive.com.  Camping rates are $12 per person for one night or $20 per person for both nights (No electrical hook-ups, no water hook-ups and no RV/camper/van/car camping is offered through the Pocahontas Live website).  No automobiles will be allowed into the festival camping area for the weekend, attendees who camp will carry into the camping area what they need.  Automobile parking will be near the festival-style-primitive/tent camping area.  Unfortunately, no campfires will be allowed in the primitive camping area. 

NOTE:  Attendees wishing to camp in an RV/Camper/Van or tent campers who wish to have ELECTRICITY/WATER HOOK UP AND/OR FIRE PITS will need to make reservations through the Virginia State Park reservation system at http://www.reserveamerica.com/va/pocahontas-state-park/campground/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=VA&parkId=140180

Camping in the state park campground is extremely limited and available ONLY through the Virginia State Parks website.  When the state park campground is full no additional RVs/Campers/Vans will be accepted and there will only be primitive camping available through the Pocahontas Live website. 

Further information may be found through:

1. www.pocahontaslive.com

2. info@pocahontaslive.com

3. 804 794 6700


Press contact: Laurin Willis   |   laurin_willis_wmd@msn.com   |   804 931 6894



For those of you who aren’t into football but LOVE Katy Perry, we will be having a Carbon Leaf-Katy Perry marathon, showing our Learn To Fly video, which stars Katy Perry, on repeat during the length of the game. Log in and watch Katy Perry be late to a Carbon Leaf show over, and over and over.