Dirt Fest, a hard rock festival that's taken place in Birch Run Expo Center for the past several years, is moving to Pontiac this year.
Organizers of the multi-act event have teamed with the Crofoot complex in Pontiac to bring Dirt Fest to the city's downtown area on Aug. 13. The lineup will be announced April 22, the same day tickets go on sale. A special early-bird ticket sale begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 16.
Last year's Dirt Fest featured bands such as Down, Coal Chamber, Fear Factor and western Michigan's Pop Evil. Updates about the festival will be available at dirtfest.com.