Photo via Oceans Calling Festival’s website

Oceans Calling Festival has unveiled its 2022 artist lineup for the Ocean City, Md. event, slated for Sept. 30 through Oct. 2. The three-day party was co-founded by local alt-rockers, O.A.R., in collaboration with C3 Presents. 

The festival’s first day will see a headlining set performed by longtime friends and collaborators Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds. Friday will also include music by Dirty Heads; the festival hosts O.A.R, Grouplove, Skip Markey, Noah Kahan, Mihali and more.

On Saturday, The Lumineers are scheduled to headline. Sets will also be played by Cage The Elephant, Logic, Young The Giant, Jimmy Eat World, Allen Stone, Larkin Poe and others. The final day of the festival will include Alanis Morissette as the headliner. Additional final acts will consist of Cyndi Lauper, Sublime with Rome, St. Paul and the Broken Bones, Tai Verdes and a special set by O.A.R and Friends. 

In addition to an incredible lineup of musicians, Oceans Calling Festival will see appearances by acclaimed chefs Andrew Zimmern, Robert Irvine and Amanda Freitag. They will host a one-of-a-kind culinary experience. 

“We are thrilled to host Oceans Calling Festival in Ocean City, Maryland and celebrate all our incredible city has to offer,” chimed Mayor Rick Meehan. He went on to add, “Thank you to C3 Presents and Maryland’s own O.A.R. for bringing an event of this magnitude to the Ocean City Boardwalk. We look forward to seeing everyone!” 

An array of ticket packages go on sale May 25 at noon ET. To learn more, visit

See the complete festival lineup below.