Ben Folds, Passion Pit To Headline 2015 Live On The Green

Posted at 8:30 AM, Jun 25, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-09 01:17:38-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The lineup for this year’s Live on the Green music series has been announced and it includes some big names acts.

Lightning 100's Live on the Green music series isn't scheduled until late August, but they're already starting the hype.

So far, Ben Folds, Passion Pit and Cold War Kids have been announced, with more major acts expected to be revealed later on.

The series will wrap up with a three-day weekend finale and this year, they've added a second stage of performers because of increased interest in the festival.

"The free music element in downtown Nashville gets people pretty excited. The level of talent that we have for it being a free event gets a pretty big draw,” said Live on the Green Director Chris Paxton. “After seven years of this we've seen a lot of growth."

Live on the Green is a free event that's open to the public with no tickets required. The music series takes place four Thursdays in a row starting August 20.