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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Kentucky's bourbon country will be pouring out a variety of music at their first annual Yake Music Festival, which will be held at The Amp at Dant Crossing this Saturday, October 23. Kentucky native, Kaleb Cecil, will be headlining the event along with opening acts No Deceit, Andrew Scott Newton, Chris Bradley, Shannon Lawson, George Molton and Grafenburg. The festival will also feature three local food trucks – Bourbon City BBQ, Platos Fuego and Dewster’s Ice Cream – along with face painting and a bouncy house for younger attendees. To purchase tickets, click HERE.

In addition to the festival, The Amp's remaining fall lineup will include several shows to

benefit the community. On October 29, each guest that brings a non-perishable food item will receive free admission to the concert. All donations will be given to Bread for Life Community Food Pantry. There will also be a Halloween Bash on October 30 where each guest will receive a voucher at the door for one free meal. There will be food trucks and multiple bouncy houses, plus children 18 and under will get in free with a ticketed parent at both events.

“It has been a thrill to be a part of Wally Dant realizing his dream for central Kentucky with The Amp at Dant Crossing. Not only has he provided high-quality national acts to a beautiful location, but he has also provided jobs and opportunities to area residents and artists," said Talent Buyer and Consultant Mike Kraski.

Rolling out their first concert this past July, The Amp at Dant Crossing is ramping up to be one of Kentucky's premier music and event venues. Located in the scenic enclave of New Haven, just south of Lexington and Louisville, the 2,000-seat amphitheater kicked off Summer 2021 with a sold-out show by Little Big Town.

The Amp is a part of Dant Crossing, which is a 350-acre campus featuring the Log Still Distillery offering a unique Kentucky bourbon experience. It also includes an on-site bed-and-breakfast, a 20,000-square-foot wedding and event venue and currently has three bed and breakfasts open on campus with more to come.


Oct. 22 Gin Blossoms

Oct. 23 Kaleb Cecil with No Deceit, Andrew Scott Newton, Chris Bradley, Shannon Lawson, George Molton and Grafenburg

Oct. 29 Jim Messina

Oct. 30 David Lee Murphy

To stay up-to-date on upcoming concerts and events, follow The Amp on Facebook and Instagram and visit to purchase tickets.

About The Amp:

The Amp is a 2,000-seat outdoor amphitheater located on the campus of Dant Crossing in Gethsemane, KY just outside of New Haven in southern Nelson County. With beautiful views of rolling hills all around The Amp, Kentucky’s bourbon country never sounded better.

About Dant Crossing:

Dant Crossing is a one-of-a-kind destination to make lasting memories with family and friends. The pastoral campus is anchored by Log Still Distillery, where you can enjoy our truly outstanding Monkʼs Road spirits. Enjoy world-class entertainment at our outdoor amphitheater, The Amp, stay overnight at one of our unique lodging options, host an unforgettable experience at our 18,000-square-foot wedding and events venue, and enjoy acres of wooded walking trails and a 12-acre fishing lake. More attractions will open soon at Dant Crossing, including a fully functional private train depot and farm-to-table restaurant.


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