Your one stop guide to some of the greatest music festivals in the country.
Held annually in Indio, California, Coachella is regarded as one of the top festivals in the United States. Beginning in 2012, Coachella will feature two weekends in an attempt to allow more fans access to the bliss that is held on the Empire Polo Grounds each year.
1st Weekend | April 13 – 15
2nd Weekend | April 20 – 22
Founded by Jane’s Addiction lead singer/songwriter, Perry Farrell, Lollapalooza is held in Chicago’s own Grant Park.
August 3 – 5
Pitchfork is a highly renowned music news source featuring a wide array of genres. In 2005 Pitchfork was hired to curate the event, eventually leading to a full fledged festival put on by Pitchfork alone. Though smaller in attendance, Pitchfork is also held in Chicago’s Grant Park.
Though not known for capturing the biggest names in music, Sasquatch! has gained an increasing amount of popularity due to its stellar middle and bottom tier acts. Sasquatch! recently added a fourth day to this Memorial Weekend held festival.
May 25 – 28