Even though all the fun that Summer music festivals have to offer has passed, no need to get upset, this year’s Fall festival line-up will perk you right up.
Stop reminiscing about how great Summer was and plan your next journey this Fall to one of these must-see music events.
Austin City Limits – Austin, TX
Travel to Austin, Texas this Fall for two weekends full of must-see musical performances. The festival takes place Sept. 30 – Oct. 2 and Oct. 7 – 9 featuring acts such as Mumford and Sons, Radiohead, Kendrick Lamar, The Chainsmokers, Cage the Elephant, Kygo, totaling over 110 different performances.
Beach Goth – Orange County, CA
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Check out Beach Goth Music Festival Oct. 22-23 for an eclectic lineup from acts such as Bon Iver, Reel Big Fish, 2 Live Crew, James Blake and Violent Femmes. The event takes place on the beach and has been referred to as a “Hipster Halloween Party,” as festival-goers are encouraged to dress up for the event.
Voodoo Music and Arts – New Orleans, LA
This festival takes place in the “The Big Easy” during Halloween weekend, Oct. 28-30. Festival-goers can enjoy music from The Weeknd, Tool, Cage the Elephant, Arcade Fire, The Chainsmokers and more. The Voodoo festival boasts 65 performances over the 3-day event promising a mixture of culture, cuisine, art and of course music. With the event taking place over Halloween weekend, it’s sure to be an experience.
CMJ Music Marathon – New York City, NY
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This festival is appropriately called the CMJ Music Marathon as it takes place over an entire week, beginning Oct. 12 through Oct. 16. Performances include up-and-coming acts as well as established artists with performances taking place at various venues across Manhattan and Brooklyn.
The Fest – Gainesville, FL
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A punk rocker’s dream. Travel to Gainesville, Florida from Oct. 28 – 30 for a head banging experience like no other. Acts include Less Than Jake, A Wilhelm Scream, Masked Intruder, Dillinger Four and many more. Hop around downtown to multiple venues to check out all that The Fest has to offer.
Fun Fun Fun Fest – Austin, TX
Source: Austin Chronicle
The Fun Fun Fun Fest takes place in downtown Austin from Nov. 6 – 8 and is known for its progressive musicians and passionate fans. This year’s acts will include Jane’s Addiction, Wu-Tang Clan, Cheap Trick, Gogol Bordello among many others.