Snoop Dogg, Ghostface Killah, Method Man, Dashboard Confessional and more will perform at the first annual Salute the Troops Music and Comedy Festival, set to take place March 22nd and 23rd at the March Field Air Museum in Riverside, California.
The music lineup will also feature Cold War Kids, Capital Cities, Cheat Codes, Yellowcard’s William Ryan Key and a Prince tribute from the late musician’s old band, the New Power Generation. Ghostface Killah and Method Man will be joined by fellow members of their Wu-Tang cohorts as well, including Inspectah Deck, Masta Killa, Cappadonna and U-God. Method Man’s longtime collaborator Redman will also perform.
The two day festival will also feature comedy acts Adam Corolla, Rob Riggle and Thom Tran. Additional musicians and comedians will be announced in the future.
Two-day tickets are on sale now via the Salute the Troops website. For each ticket sold, a free ticket will be provided to active service men and women. Veterans will also receive discounted ticket prices.
The Salute the Troops Music and Comedy Festival will seek to raise awareness of post-traumatic stress disorder and the high-rate of suicide among returning service members.