HUNTERSVILLE – Barnstock, a local grassroots benefit music festival, is back for another year.

The festival takes place from noon to midnight July 27-28 at 15305 Black Farms Road.

Barnstock combines the opportunity to showcase young local bands and community outreach. Organizers expect attendance to triple from last year, due to the growth and popularity.

Twenty-four bands will perform over two days, including local favorites Brody and Choch, Billy Jones and The Pocket and Chasing Pedestrians.

Details and ticket information: www.mybarnstock.com.