California Roots Tap Wu-Tang Clan, Dirty Heads & More For 2023 Lineup

The four-day music festival will be held May 25 – 28, 2023 in Monterey, California.

By Scott Bernstein Nov 3, 2022 1:28 pm PDT

California Roots Music And Arts Festival returns over Memorial Day Weekend boasting a 2023 lineup that includes Wu-Tang Clan, Dirty Heads, Michael Franti & Spearhead and many others. The 12th annual celebration of roots music, reggae and hip hop will take place at Monterey County Fairgrounds in Monterey, California from May 25 – 28, 2023.

Michael Franti & Spearhead will perform on Thursday, May 25 with Atmosphere, SOJA, Katchafire and Mihali just a few of the other acts aboard for the first day of the festival. Wu-Tang Clan, Sublime With Rome, Cypress Hill, Steel Pulse and Common Kings are among artists set to play Cali Roots 2023 on Friday, May 26.

The action on Saturday, May 27 will include performances from Shaggy, Collie Buddz & Friends, Hieroglyphics featuring Del The Funky Homosapien, Ozomatli featuring Chali 2na and Cut Chemist and many additional acts. Dirty Heads tops the lineup on Sunday, May 28 with Iration, Dispatch, Kolohe Kai, Matisyahu and numerous more slated for the final day of the festival.


Additional headliners will be announced soon. California Roots came back for its first four-day installment in 2022 following a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic.

Tickets will be available starting this Monday, November 7 at 10 a.m. PT. Buy California Roots 2023 tickets via Click below for the full lineup confirmed today:

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