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  • Hilltop Tavern and Inn 9544 Kiowa Road Apple Valley, CA, 92308 United States (map)

Dead on the Hilltop – 420 Festival marks the 20th year of presenting shows at The Hilltop Tavern – High Adobe Inn (formally known as Carmen’s Ponderosa) in Apple Valley, CA.

Come out and enjoy over 12 great weekend of live jam bands, camping, vendors, lots of super friendly people and a relaxing 420 weekend!


THE MAYKERS – A special tribute to The Jerry Garcia Band!

CATFISH JOHN – A tribute to the musical journey and adventure of all things Grateful Dead

THE GREAT DIVIDE – The Great Divide consists of four Los Angeles musicians performing the music of Phish. They will chase down every Antelope, explore every Cavern, and leave no Stash un-dangled as they pay tribute to this extraordinary band. Taboot taboot!

QUACTUS – A skosh of reggae here, an Irish whiskey jig there, and a bit reminiscent of Tea Leaf Green over Yonder. At any rate, this is jamband to its core.” -Dirty Hippie Radio

TAKILMA JAM BAND – One of the west coasts longest running blues rocking jam bands

ZOOFUNKYOU – Based out of Chicago, Zoofunkyou is a psychedelic stew featuring a bluesy broth, sizzlin’ with soul, chunks of funk, and meaningful melodic lyrics.

HUNTER AND THE DIRTY JACKS – Home grown from California… Blues… Rock… … Heady… Americana… Roots… Jammin’… sometimes Acoustic… and always Tall

THE GROOVE – A high energy band that plays everything from classic rock, to current rock, to old school funk and to their diverse original music.

THE ELECTRIC NOODLE – A one-man band creating all music and sounds “VAIa” electric guitars LIVE, no tracking-overdubbing… what you hear is true to the performance keepin it as real as it gets…

ELECTRIC KOOLAID – Blues from all decades!

DONT TRIP – We drip and drive, screeching into your drive-thru lifestyle.

LIGHTNING DAN AND THE CRAWDADS – A quality Grateful Dead tribute band from the inland empire.

LIQUID LIGHT PRODUCTIONS – Will be bringing their spectacular screen show as a backdrop to the bands playing in the evening.

One price covers admission and parking or camping space (dry)
Weekend pass including camping $49.00

Saturday only including one night camping $35.00 –

Kids 12 and under are free!

Earlier Event: April 20
4/20 SESH