Eric Church and Macklemore to Headline Pendleton Whisky Music Fest in 2022 The Two Artists, Originally Slated to Lead the 2021 Event, Will Now Serve as Headliners in 2022


PENDLETON, Ore. (May 21, 2021) – Pendleton® Whisky Music Fest will be back this July in Pendleton, Oregon at limited capacity to abide by current state health and safety guidelines. Due to the limited number of fans that will be in attendance, headlining artists Eric Church and Macklemore have been rescheduled to perform at Pendleton Whisky Music Fest in 2022 before a full capacity crowd.


The “Hell of a View” singer-songwriter and “Thrift Shop” rapper were originally scheduled to headline Pendleton Whisky Music Fest in 2020, prior to the event being rescheduled to July 2021 due to the nationwide health crisis brought on by the COVID-19 outbreak. In accordance with the current restrictions in the state of Oregon, Pendleton Whisky Music Fest will now welcome 12,000 fans to the Pendleton Round-Up rodeo grounds on July 10, 2021 and is set to announce a new line-up of artists on Friday, May 28.


All tickets and camping previously purchased through the Pendleton Whisky Music Fest ticketing page and box office for the 2021 event, rescheduled from 2020, will be honored for the new date featuring Eric Church and Macklemore on July 9, 2022, with no action required. Current ticket holders who are unable to attend the event in 2022 can request a full refund and will also be given priority access to purchase tickets to see the new 2021 line-up beginning on Thursday, June 3. All remaining tickets will go on-sale to the general public on Friday, June 4.

Pendleton Whisky Music Fest will follow all recommended health and safety guidelines outlined by the CDC and local and state government and other health officials in order to facilitate a successful event this July. Fans can stay informed with the most recent Pendleton Whisky Music Fest updates for the 2021 and 2022 events including ticket information, and any relevant FAQs here: