The Edmond Sun

February 7, 2013

British folk-rock band Mumford & Sons to play in Guthrie

James Coburn
The Edmond Sun

EDMOND — Guthrie is one of three cities in the U.S. to host Mumford and Sons this year in an event called The 2013 Gentlemen of the Road Festival.

The British folk group event will take place Sept. 6-7 at a folk festival at Cottonwood Flats in Guthrie.

Tickets are $109 and can be purchased at beginning at 11 a.m. Friday. Camping passes are available for $40.

City Manager Sereniah Breland said news of the concert is bound to enhance Guthrie’s reputation as a destination point.

Other groups to perform at the festival will be Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Willy Mason, Alabama Shakes, The Vaccines, Bear’s Den, Half Moon Run, and Those Darlins. | 341-2121