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Dreamville Festival

Dreamville Festival.

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J. Cole’s Dreamville Festival is coming back to Dorothea Dix Park in Raleigh, North Carolina, from April 6-7 with headliners including the “Middle Child” rapper, SZA, Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj. Additional artists featured on this year’s lineup are Lil Yachty, ScHoolboy Q, Sexyy Red, Rema, Jeezy, Monica and Muni Long, among others.

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

Coachella


This year, Coachella features headlining acts Lana Del Rey, Tyler, The Creator and Doja Cat — as well as a No Doubt reunion. Held over two weekends (April 12-14 and April 19-21) at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, the festival’s stacked lineup also includes Peso Pluma, Sabrina Carpenter, Tinashe, Blur, Ice Spice, Bleachers, Grimes, J Balvin, Reneé Rapp, Bebe Rexha, Victoria Monét, Chloe Bailey and Chappell Roan, among other acts.

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.

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The iconic New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival returns to Fair Grounds Race Course in the Louisiana city over two weekends: April 25-28 and May 2-5. Among the stacked list of performers are The Rolling Stones, Foo Fighters, Chris Stapleton, The Killers, Neil Young with Crazy Horse, Hozier, Queen Latifah, Vampire Weekend, Heart, Bonnie Raitt, Fantasia, The Beach Boys and Earth, Wind & Fire as well as a tribute to the late Jimmy Buffett with the Coral Reefer Band.

Brightside Music Festival

Brightside Music Festival.

Get ready to rock out with Sublime, 311, Goldfinger, Story of the Year and more acts at Brightside Music Festival. Held at Central Florida Fairgrounds in Orlando, the one-day event is set to go down on April 27.

BeachLife Festival

BeachLife Festival.

BeachLife Festival


Sting, Incubus and My Morning Jacket are heading down to the waterfront of Redondo Beach, California, to deliver headlining performances at this year’s BeachLife Festival. Set for May 3-5, other acts taking the stage include Seal, Devo, Santigold, Trey Anastasio + Classic TAB, ZZ Top, Margo Price and Sugar Ray.

Sol Blume Festival

Sol Blume Festival.

Snoh Aalegra, KAYTRAMINÉ (a.k.a. KAYTRANADA and Aminé) and SZA serve as headliners for this year’s Sol Blume Festival at Discovery Park in Sacramento, California. Taking place from May 3-5, the lineup also features Omar Apollo, PinkPantheress, JoJo, Wale, Kelela, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Ari Lennox, Doechii, Ayra Starr, Leon Thomas and more acts.

Lovin’ Life Music Festival

Lovin’ Life Music Fest.

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With headliners Post Malone, Stevie Nicks and Noah Kahan on board, Lovin’ Life Music Festival will feel like a genre-spanning Spotify playlist IRL when the three-day event goes down in Charlotte, North Carolina, from May 3-5. Other artists set to perform include The Avett Brothers, Maggie Rogers, The Chainsmokers, The Fray, Dashboard Confessional, Young the Giant, Dominic Fike and more.

Lovers & Friends Festival

Lovers & Friends Festival.

Lovers & Friends, the festival for fans of throwback R&B music and more, is back for its third year at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds on May 4 with headlining performances from Janet Jackson, Backstreet Boys and Usher — who will perform his classic Confessions album. Also taking the stage are Snoop Dogg, Gwen Stefani, Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Nelly Furtado, Ciara, Ja Rule, Ashanti, T-Pain, Ludacris, Nelly, Brandy, JoJo, Kelly Rowland and Lil Wayne, among others.

Welcome to Rockville Festival

Welcome to Rockville Festival.

Looking to see Mötley Crüe, Limp Bizkit, Foo Fighters, Slipknot, Jelly Roll, Queens of the Stone Age, Evanescence, Sum 41, Insane Clown Posse, Judas Priest and more rock stars this summer? Head down to Welcome to Rockville Festival at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, taking place from May 9-12.

Strength of a Woman Festival and Summit

Strength of a Woman Festival and Summit.

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Mary J. Blige is bringing her third annual Strength of a Woman Festival and Summit to her native New York City from May 10-12. Held at several venues in multiple boroughs, the three-day event will feature many events, including a comedy show at the Apollo Theatre with Tiffany Haddish and a concert at the Barclays Center with Blige, 50 Cent, Jill Scott, Fat Joe and more. “Having the opportunity to continue to uplift, inspire, and build within my community is the reason I created this festival,” said Blige in a statement. “Nobody does it like New York, so get ready.”

Cruel World Festival

Cruel World Festival.

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Rock fans will want to check out Cruel World Festival, a one-day event headlined by Duran Duran on May 11 and held at Brookside at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. Other performers on the lineup include Interpol, Blondie, Simple Minds, Placebo, Soft Cell, Adam Ant and the supergroup DREAMCAR, which features members of AFI and No Doubt.

Lightning in a Bottle Festival

Lightning in a Bottle Festival.

Fans of dance music and beyond will want to attend Lightning in a Bottle Festival, which does down May 22-27 at Buena Vista Lake in Southern California. Performers for this year’s iteration include Skrillex, Labrinth, James Blake, M.I.A., Fatboy Slim, Aluna, Mura Masa, Honey Dijon, Mette and more.

BottleRock Napa Valley

BottleRock.

Held at Napa Valley Expo in the heart of California’s wine country, BottleRock Napa Valley is a three-day festival set to go down from May 24-26. Pearl Jam, Ed Sheeran, Stevie Nicks and Maná will serve as headliners, while the lineup also features acts including Kali Uchis, Megan Thee Stallion, Norah Jones, Nelly, T-Pain and Bebe Rexha.

Boston Calling

Boston Calling.

Ed Sheeran, Tyler Childers and The Killers are set to headline Boston Calling, which will be held from May 24-26 at Harvard Athletic Complex in Boston. Other artists slated to perform include Leon Bridges, Trey Anastasio & Classic TAB, Hozier, Reneé Rapp, Megan Thee Stallion and Young the Giant.

Gazebo Festival

Gazebo Festival.

Jack Harlow is launching Gazebo Festival, which will feature headlining performances from the “Lovin’ on Me” rapper and SZA at Waterfront Park in Louisville, Kentucky. Held over May 25-26, the event will also feature acts including Omar Apollo, PinkPantheress and Vince Staples as well as a DJ set from James Blake.

Movement Electronic Music Festival

Movement Festival.

Movement Festival is bringing high-energy music to Hart Plaza in Detroit from May 25-27. Among the acts featured on the lineup are Ludacris, Idris Elba, Dom Dolla, Fatboy Slim and Honey Dijon, while the festival will also include a DJ set from James Blake.

Railbird Music Festival

Railbird Music Festival.

Railbird Festival


The lineup for Railbird Music Festival features headliners Noah Kahan, Turnpike Troubadours, Chris Stapleton and Hozier, who will take the stage at The Infield at Red Mile in Lexington, Kentucky, from June 1-2. Performances from Counting Crows, Wynonna Judd, Elle King, Ryan Beatty, Brittney Spencer, Hailey Whitters, Kip Moore and others will also take place.

Roots Picnic

Roots Picnic poster.

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Lil Wayne, Nas, Victoria Monét and Jill Scott are set to headline this year’s Roots Picnic at The Mann Center in Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park on June 1-2. The festival will also feature artists including Gunna, Travis Scott, Sexxy Red, Tyla, Cam’ron, Wale, Smino and more. This year’s lineup also includes a special performance from André 3000.

Hot 97 Summer Jam

Hot 97 Summer Jam.

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One of New York’s most notable hip-hop concerts, Hot 97 Summer Jam, is back on June 2 at UBS Arena in Belmont Park. Artists set to perform include Doja Cat, Offset, Sexyy Red, Method Man & Redman of Wu-Tang Clan, Sleepy Hallow, Davido, 41 [Kyle Richh, Jenn Carter and Tata] and Tee Grizzley.

CMA Fest

CMA Fest.

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CMA Fest is returning with a massive lineup of country stars set to perform across 10 stages in downtown Nashville including Nissan Stadium, Ascend Amphitheater and more from June 6-9. Artists taking the stage include Kelsea Ballerini, Brothers Osborne, Luke Bryan, Jordan Davis, HARDY, Jelly Roll, Cody Johnson, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Ashley McBryde, Parker McCollum, Megan Moroney, Jon Pardi, Carly Pearce, The War And Treaty, Thomas Rhett, Keith Urban, Lainey Wilson and Bailey Zimmerman — among many others.

The Governors Ball Music Festival

The Governors Ball Music Festival.

The Governors Ball Music Festival takes place from June 7-9 at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in New York City’s Queens borough. Headlining performers include Post Malone, The Killers, SZA, Rauw Alejandro, 21 Savage and Peso Pluma, while the lineup also includes FLO, Carly Rae Jepsen, Sabrina Carpenter, Sexyy Red and Victoria Monét.

Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival

Bonnaroo.

Taking place over four days from from June 13-16 at the Bonnaroo Farm in Manchester, Tennessee, is Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Headlining acts include Pretty Lights, Fisher, Post Malone, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Fred Again…, while the lineup also features T-Pain, Melanie Martinez, Diplo, Jon Batiste, Reneé Rapp, Megan Thee Stallion and Carly Rae Jepsen.

Summerfest

Summerfest.

Summerfest


Summerfest is back and massive as ever. Held over three weekends — June 20-22, June 27-29 and July 4-6, 2024 — the music festival, presented by American Family Insurance, will feature over 900 artists performing across 12 stages in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Headliners include Kane Brown, Mötley Crüe, SZA, Illenium, Tyler Childers, Keith Urban, AJR, Maroon 5 and Lil Uzi Vert, while other featured artists are Goo Goo Dolls, Lily Rose, MUNA, Carly Rae Jepsen, Chase Rice, Amy Grant, Lil Yachty and more.

Four Chord Music Fest

Four Chord Music Fest.

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Pop-punk fans, get ready for Four Chord Music Fest, a two-day event headlined by A Day to Remember and The All-American Rejects from June 22-23 at Carrie Furnace in Pittsburgh. Other acts performing at the festival include The Story So Far, Something Corporate, Senses Fail, State Champs, Motion City Soundtrack and more.

LadyLand Festival

LadyLand Festival.

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Pride Month in New York City is shaping up to be a big party — especially for anyone attending LadyLand Festival at Under the K Bridge Park in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, on June 28-29. Tinashe, Arca and Tokischa are set to headline the event, while other performers include Julia Fox, Rahim C. Redcar (formerly known as Christine and the Queens), Countess Luann de Lesseps, Slayyyter, Bob the Drag Queen, Baby Tate, Kandy Muse and more.

Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic

Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic.

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Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic is back, and this year it’s taking place at Freedom Mortgage Pavilion outside of Philadelphia in Camden, New Jersey. Set to perform at the Independence Day event are Willie Nelson & Family, Bob Dylan, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Maren Morris, Mavis Staples and Celisse.

Levitate Music and Arts Festival

Levitate Music Festival.

Sublime, Lake Street Dive, Mt. Joy, Tash Sultana, Dirty Heads, Charley Crockett, Cory Wong, Oliver Anthony and more artists will perform at Levitate Music and Arts Festival. The three-day event takes place from July 5-7 at the historic Marshfield Fairgrounds in Marshfield, Massachusetts.

Mosswood Meltdown Festival

Mosswood Meltdown.

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After completing a farewell tour last year, The B-52s are back for a rare headlining performance at Mosswood Meltdown Festival, which takes place at Mosswood Park in Oakland, California, on July 6-7. John Waters will return as the two-day event’s host, while other performers include The Mummies, Redd Kross, Pure Hell, Hunx & His Punx, Big Freedia and more — including a drag contest with Peaches Christ.

Day In Day Out Festival

Day In Day Out Fest.

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Carly Rae Jepsen, The Head and the Heart and Bleachers will headline Day In Day Out Fest at Washington’s Seattle Center from July 12-14. Additional acts on the lineup include Suki Waterhouse, Peach Pit, Men I Trust, Hippo Campus, The Walkmen and Amyl and the Sniffers, among others.

Minnesota Yacht Club Festival

Minnesota Yacht Club Festival.

Minnesota Yacht Club


The first-ever Minnesota Yacht Club Festival is going down at Harriet Island Regional Park in Saint Paul, MN, from July 19-20. Red Hot Chili Peppers, Alanis Morissette and Gwen Stefani will deliver headlining performances, while the artist lineup also includes The Black Crowes, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, The Head and the Heart, Morgan Wade, The Offspring, Hippo Campus and Gary Clark Jr., among others.

FairWell Festival

FairWell Festival.

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Music fans in Central Oregon will want to head to the Deschutes County Fairgrounds from July 19-21 for FairWell Festival. Headlined by Billy Strings, Caamp and Brandi Carlile, the three-day event will also feature performances from artists including Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, The War and Treaty, LeAnn Rimes, Black Pumas and Larry Fleet.

Harley-Davidson Homecoming Festival

Harley-Davidson Homecoming Festival.

Harley-Davidson Homecoming


Love music and motorcycles? Head down to Milwaukee for the 2024 Harley-Davidson Homecoming Festival, held from July 25-28 in celebration of the company’s former senior vice president and chief styling officer, Willie G. Davidson. Headlining the festival this year are Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jelly Roll and HARDY, while additional performers include The Offspring, Warren Zeiders and Cypress Hill.

Project Pabst Festival

Project Pabst Festival.

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Pabst Blue Ribbon is back in the music festival game with Project Pabst, a two-day event going down July 27-28 at Waterfront Park in Portland, Oregon. Billy Idol and Big Thief serve as headliners, while other artists on the lineup include T-Pain, Violent Femmes, Gossip, Denzel Curry, Manchester Orchestra and more.

Broccoli City Festival

Broccoli City Festival.

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Megan Thee Stallion, Gunna and PARTYNEXTDOOR will serve as this year’s headliners for Broccoli City Festival at Audi Field in Washington, D.C., from July 27-28. The two-day event will also feature performances from KAYTRANADA, Victoria Monét, Key Glock, Sexyy Red, Teezo Touchdown, Fridayy, Baby Tate and Lil Yachty, among others. Additionally, live experiences featuring Issa Rae, Bryson Tiller, Duke Dennis, Tanner Adell and more will take place.

Lollapalooza Festival

Lollapalooza Festival.

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This year’s Lollapalooza Festival features headliners SZA, Tyler, the Creator, Blink-182, The Killers, Future x Metro Boomin, Hozier, Stray Kids, Melanie Martinez and Skrillex — but that’s just the tip of the massive lineup of artists set to take the stage from Aug. 1-4 at Grant Park in Chicago. Additional performers include Tate McRae, Conan Gray, Reneé Rapp, Kesha, Victoria Monét, Sexyy Red, Teddy Swims, Megan Moroney, RAYE, Tyla, FLO and others.

Hinterland Music Festival

Hinterland Music Festival.

Hinterland


Alternative music fans will enjoy Hinterland, which goes down from Aug. 2-4 at the Avenue of the Saints Amphitheater in Saint Charles, Iowa. Headlining performers include Hozier, Vampire Weekend and Noah Kahan, while other acts on the lineup include Lizzy McAlpine, Orville Peck, Ethel Cain, Hippo Campus, Chappell Roan, Mt. Joy and more.

Newport Jazz Festival

Newport Jazz Festival.

Newport Jazz


This year, Newport Jazz Festival is marking its 70th anniversary with an eclectic lineup of musicians including André 3000, Nile Rodgers & Chic, Kamasi Washington, Elvis Costello, Laufey, Robert Glasper, Brittany Howard and Cory Wong, among others. Set to go down over Aug 2-4, the three-day event will be held at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island.

THING Festival

THING Festival.

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St. Vincent, Toro y Moi and Black Pumas are set to headline THING Festival at Remlinger Farms in Carnation, Washington, from Aug. 9-11. Additional artists performing throughout the three-day event include Spoon, Killer Mike, Ethel Cain, Arlo Parks, Stephen Sanchez and Earl Sweatshirt, among others.

Outside Lands Music Festival

Outside Lands Music Festival.

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Tyler, the Creator, The Killers, Sturgill Simpson, The Postal Service, Grace Jones, KAYTRANADA, Jungle, Chris Lake and Gryffin serve as headliners for this year’s Outside Lands Music Festival at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco from Aug. 9-11. Additional performers include Schoolboy Q, Teddy Swims, Reneé Rapp, Victoria Monét, FLETCHER, Tyla, Chappell Roan, Channel Tres, Corinne Bailey Rae and more — including a special country set from Post Malone.

All Your Friends Festival

All Your Friends Festival.

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Fall Out Boy and Billy Talent are set to headline this year’s All Your Friends Festival, which goes down Aug. 24-25 at Burl’s Creek in Ontario, Canada. Other artists on the two-day event’s lineup include Jimmy Eat World, Dashboard Confessional, Plain White T’s, Fefe Dobson, The All-American Rejects, Silverstein, Mayday Parade, Gym Class Heroes and We the Kings, among others.

Rocklahoma Festival

Rocklahoma Music Festival.

Rocklahoma


Hard rock and metal fans in Oklahoma will want to head to Rockin Red Dirt Ranch in Pryor for this year’s Rocklahoma Festival from Aug. 30 to Sept. 1. Headliners feature Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed and Slipknot, while other artists on the lineup are Evanescence, A Day to Remember, Lamb of God, Halestorm, Skillet, Mastodon and more.

Sudden Little Thrills Music Festival

Sudden Little Thrills Music Festival.

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Sudden Little Thrills is a brand-new festival coming to Hazelwood Green in Pittsburgh for two days on Sept. 7-8 with headliners SZA and The Killers. Additional artists on the lineup include Melanie Martinez, Wiz Khalifa, St. Vincent, Omar Apollo, Yung Gravy, The Driver Era, FLETCHER, Ethel Cain and more.

Music at the Intersection Festival

Music at the Intersection Festival.

This year’s Music at the Intersection Festival takes place from Sept. 14-15 in the Grand Center Arts District of St. Louis, Missouri. Headlining performers include Black Pumas, Big Boi, Lettuce, Chingy, Chaka Khan and Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, while other acts featured on the lineup are Esperanza Spalding, Samara Joy, Jordan Ward, Cimafunk and Lady Wray.

Sea.Hear.Now Festival

Sea.Hear.Now Festival.

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Want to see headliners Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band and Noah Kahan on the beach this summer? Head to Sea.Hear.Now, a two-day festival held over Sept. 14-15 at the Asbury Park Waterfront in New Jersey, where artists including The Black Crowes, 311, Grace Potter, Peaches, Norah Jones, The Gaslight Anthem, Trey Anastasio Band, The Revivalists and more will also perform.

Bourbon & Beyond Festival

Bourbon & Beyond Festival.

Bourbon & Beyond


Zach Bryan, Dave Matthews Band, Tyler Childers and Neil Young are set to headline this year’s Bourbon & Beyond Festival at Highland Festival Grounds in Louisville, Kentucky. Held over September 19-22, the festival will also feature performances from Beck, Matchbox Twenty, The National, The Beach Boys, Maren Morris, Melissa Etheridge and Teddy Swims, among others.

HFStival

HFStival.

HFStival


After a 13-year hiatus, HFStival is coming back with its 2024 iteration at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 21. Artists taking the stage at the one-day festival are The Postal Service, Death Cab For Cutie, Jimmy Eat World, Garbage, Incubus, Bush, Violent Femmes, Girl Talk, Tonic, Filter and Lit.

Oceans Calling Festival

Oceans Calling.

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Blink-182, The Killers and Dave Matthews band are set to headline Oceans Calling Festival from Sept. 27-29 in Ocean City, Maryland. Additional artists performing include Cage the Elephant, Sublime, 311, O.A.R., The Offspring, Rebelution, The Beach Boys, Young the Giant, Mt. Joy, Counting Crows, Boyz II Men and Barenaked Ladies, among others.

Ohana Festival

Ohana Festival.

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Eddie Vedder’s annual Ohana Festival is back for another year at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California, from Sept. 27-29. Pearl Jam will headline both Friday and Sunday, while Neil Young and Crazy Horse will close out the festival on Saturday. Other performers set to hit the stage include Garbage, Turnpike Troubadours, Alanis Morissette, Maren Morris, Dogstar, Black Pumas, Jenny Lewis, The Breeders, Kim Gordon and more.

Love Letters Music Festival

Love Letters Music Festival.

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Love Letters Music Festival is coming to Liberty Square in Salt Lake City on Sept. 27-29 with headliners Joji, Quinn XCII and Ashnikko. The lineup also includes Lauv, Suki Waterhouse, Nessa Barrett, Sky Ferreira, MAX, Alexander 23 and more.

Evolution Festival

Evolution Festival.

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Evolution Festival is taking place from Sept. 28-29 at Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri, with headlining performances from The Killers and Beck. Other artists on the lineup include Jane’s Addiction, Blondie, Nile Rodgers & Chic, Killer Mike, Elle King, Lola Kirke and more.

Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival

Pilgrimage Music & Culture Festival.

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Pilgimage Music & Cultural Festival is marking its 10th anniversary with this year’s iteration at The Park at Harlinsdale in Franklin, Tennessee, from September 28-29. Dave Matthews Band, Hozier, Noah Kahan and Needtobreathe will headline the two-day event, while the lineup also features Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Lukas Nelson (a.k.a. Willie’s son), Allison Russell, Coin, Stephen Sanchez, Better Than Ezra and more.

All Things Go Festival

All Things Go Festival.

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All Things Go Festival is back for its 10-year anniversary with a lineup featuring Hozier, Reneé Rapp, Bleachers, Janelle Monáe, Conan Gray and Laufey with the Kennedy Center Orchestra. Taking place Sept. 28-29 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland, other performers include Chappell Roan, Maren Morris, Remi Wolf, Ethel Cain, Julien Baker, Holly Humberstone and more.

South Star Festival

South Star Festival.

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South Star Festival is coming to John Hunt Park in Huntsville, Alabama, from Sept. 28-29 with Gwen Stefani and Blink-182 set to headline. The lineup also features Shinedown, Jane’s Addiction, Jimmy Eat World, TLC, Beck, Sublime, Goo Goo Dolls, Ludacris, Vanessa Carlton and more.

All Things Go NYC

All Things Go NYC.

All Things Go


This year, All Things Go Festival is expanding with its first-ever New York City iteration, going down Sept. 28-29 at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens. Headliners include Reneé Rapp, MUNA, Chappell Roan, Janelle Monáe, Ethel Cain and Julien Baker, while other performers include Holly Humberstone, Del Water Gap, Maisie Peters, Samia and more.

Soundside Music Festival

Soundside Music Festival.

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Noah Kahan and Foo Fighters are set to headline Soundside Music Festival (formerly Sound on Sound) at Seaside Park in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Sept. 28-29. Additional performers at the two-day event include Goo Goo Dolls, Fleet Foxes, Boyz II Men, Queens of the Stone Age, Norah Jones, Teddy Swims, Grace Potter, Madi Diaz, The War and Treaty and more.

Portola Music Festival

Portola Festival.

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Rüfüs Du Sol, Disclosure, Gesaffelstein, Four Tet, Fisher, Justice, Jamie xx and M.I.A. are the top-billed acts set to perform at this year’s Portola Music Festival at Pier 80 in San Francisco, California, on Sept. 28-29. Other artists taking the stage include Jessie Ware, Peaches, A.G. Cook, Honey Dijon, Rebecca Black, Shygirl and more.

Country Calling Festival

Country Calling Festival.

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Summer is getting an extension this year with Country Calling Festival, which goes down from October 4-5 at Ocean City Inlet Beach in Maryland. Headliners include Eric Church, Jelly Roll, Tyler Childers and Lainey Wilson, while other artists taking the stage include Martina McBride, Riley Green, Warren Zeiders, Clint Black, Bailey Zimmerman, Brothers Osborne, Dwight Yoakam, Tanya Tucker and Alana Springsteen, among others.

Austin City Limits Music Festival

Austin City Limits Music Festival.

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Austin City Limits Music Festival is back with headliners Dua Lipa, Tyler, the Creator, Chris Stapleton, Blink-182, Sturgill Simpson, Pretty Lights, Khruangbin and Leon Bridges set to headline at Zilker Park in Austin over two weekends: Oct. 4-6 and 11-13. Additional performers include Norah Jones, Foster the People, Benson Boone, FLETCHER, FLO, Dom Dolla and many more.

Riverfront Revival Music Festival

Riverfront Revival Music Festival.

Riverfront Revival


Darius Rucker’s Riverfront Revival Festival is coming to Riverfront Park in North Charleston, North Catolina, for Oct. 11-12. Tedeschi Trucks Band and Hootie & the Blowfish will headline the two-day event, while other performers include The Revivalists, Paul Cauthen, Jamey Johnson, Collective Soul, Arrested Development and Hailey Whitters.

III Points Festival

III Points Festival.

III Points


Coming to Miami’s Mana Wynwood Convention Center on Oct. 18-19 is III Points Festival. Hitting the stage to perform are Massive Attack, Disclosure, PinkPantheress, Rick Ross, KAYTRANADA, Parliament Funkadelic featuring George Clinton, Jungle, Jamie xx, Arca, Yung Lean, Raekwon and Channel Tres, among others.