Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 4/3/24

Two-Day Festival Featuring Live Music, Art, Food, Beer, Seltzers and Crawfish in Support of Mental Health and Suicide Awareness 

Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6, 2024; Tickets on Sale Now 

Westside Motor Lounge has joined forces with Crawfish For A Cause for Mental Awakening 2024, the fourth installment of the popular charity fundraising festival supporting mental health awareness and suicide prevention efforts. This year’s event is slated for Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6, 2024, and promises festival goers two high-energy days filled with live music, plenty of crawfish, delicious eats, cold drinks, art and more. Single-day and two-day tickets are on sale now at www.westsidemotorlounge.com

Beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday and 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, this year’s festival features an impressive lineup of live music performances on the Summit Stage, Westside Stage and in the Vibe Lounge. From the soulful melodies of Eggy to the genre-bending sounds of Underground Springhouse, the eclectic range of musical styles promises to keep the crowd moving all day and night. Other standout artists include Sam Holt Band, Airshow, Frute, Spaghetti Western, Blue Talk, Tom Galloway and Joe May’s Month of Mondays and DJ Airwolf. In addition to the stellar music lineup, Mental Awakening 2024l will have installations showcasing local talent and an array of vendors including Drifter Merch, Honerycreek Pottery, Zinnialou Jewelry, Reba’s Dancing Dye, Wild Earth Mama, and Rising Tide Art Studio. 

Mental Awakening 2024 benefits Crawfish For A Cause, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds and promoting mental health and suicide awareness in the greater Atlanta community. For more information, the full performer schedule, and to purchase tickets or make a donation, visit www.westsidemotorlounge.com. Westside Motor Lounge is located on the corner of Northside Drive and Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway at 725 Echo Street NW Atlanta, GA 30318. Stay connected on Instagram @Westside_Motor_Lounge

MUSIC:  Friday: 

6:00 p.m.— Joe May’s Month of Mondays

7:15 p.m.— Spaghetti Western

9:00 p.m.— Underground Springhouse 


12:00 p.m.— Tom Galloway

1:00 p.m. — Blue Talk

2:00 p.m. — Frute

3:15 p.m.— Airshow

5:00 p.m.— Sam Holt Band and Friends

6:30 p.m. — Mountain Grass Unit 

8:00 p.m.— Eggy 

10:15 p.m.— DJ Airwolf