Firefly Music Fest reveals mystery headliner: Paul McCartney

September 27, 2023 | (Jason Fraley)

WASHINGTON — It’s official. Paul McCartney is coming to Delaware.

Today, the Firefly Music Festival revealed the Beatles and Wings legend as the secret headliner for its concert at The Woodlands in Dover from June 18-21.

Previously, the show had released a list of top artists — Kings of Leon, The Killers, Snoop Dogg, Modest Mouse and Cage the Elephant — but left McCartney blurred out to generate buzz:

V.I.P. tickets go on sale Friday.

Regular tickets go on sale Monday.

Jason Fraley

Hailed by The Washington Post for “his savantlike ability to name every Best Picture winner in history," Jason Fraley began at WTOP as Morning Drive Writer in 2008, film critic in 2011 and Entertainment Editor in 2014, providing daily arts coverage on-air and online.

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