The Supernova International Ska Festival is proud to announce that for 2020, we are bringing Hepcat back to the East Coast for the first time in 20 years! We will also have the Skatalites Band, The Slackers, Cherry Poppin' Daddies, The Planet Smashers from Canada, The Pietasters, Mustard Plug, The Toasters, Bim Skala Bim Music, Chris Murray, Droogs Don't Run (original members of The Skoidats, Inspecter 7, and Hub City Stompers), Mephiskapheles, Adam Flymo Birch & The Vershons, Eastern Standard Time, El Salvador's ADHESIVO, The Big Takeover, The Skapones, Matamoska, Sammy Kay and the Fast Four, The Scotch Bonnets, Stop The PressesJ. Navarro & the Traitors, The Loving Paupers, Catbite, Thirteen Towers, BowCat and Some Ska Band! Coolie Ranx will serve as the emcee for the weekend. Eric Abbey and Pocket Sounds will DJ for the weekend.
The festival will take place at the The Oozlefinch Craft Brewery at historic Fort Monroe on the banks of the Chesapeake Bay. The brewery is on the water and public beaches are a block away.