Top 9 Must Attend Music Festivals in USA, October 2016

Take a look at these top-tier music festivals happening in USA in the month of October . I am sure they might already be in your bucket list. So, get a step closer and book your tickets before they are sold out. You’re running out of time, hurry!

Roots Picnic NYC 2016

roots-picnicPlace: New York, NY
Time : October1-2, 2016
Tickets: $175
Camping: No
Website: OFFICIAL WEBSITE

Roots Picnic Festival will be hosted in NYC in rain or shine. It’s the ultimate place to jam up with your music buddies from around the world. The line-up looks fantastic and so will the festival.

The 2016 official Line-up

CHILL MOODY
D’ANGELO
DANIEL BAMBAATA MARLEY
DAVID BYRNE
DEERHOOF
ECHOSMITH
EMILY WELLS
EPMD
EVERYDAY PEOPLE FEAT. DJ MOMA
JEREMIH
JERROD CARMICHAEL
JOHN MAYER
KEVIN GATES
LADY LESHURR
LIL UZI VERT
NILE RODGERS
ROYCE DA 5’9′
STRETCH
STYLES P
SWIZZ BEATZ
THE ROOTS PICNIC
TROMBONE SHORTY
WU TANG CLAN
X AMBASSADORS

Desert Trip 2016

desert-2016-coachellaPlace: Indio, Ca
Time: October 7-16, 2016
Tickets: $399
Camping: YES
Website: OFFICIAL WEBSITE

The Desert Trip 2016 will not only offer you with great music but also some outstanding food and beer. Make sure you plan your trip in way where you have some spare time to enjoy the sinful food and cocktails while camping on-site.

The 2016 official Line-up

BOB DYLAN
NEIL YOUNG
PAUL MCCARTNEY
ROGER WATERS
THE ROLLING STONES
THE WHO

Dusk Music Fest 2016

dusk-festPlace: Tuscon, Az
Time: October 22- 22, 2016
Tickets: $39
Camping: No
Website: OFFICIAL WEBSITE

Rave from dusk to dawn at this Music festival held in Tuscon. The tickets are not very expensive so make use of your budget and experience the best musical nights!

The 2016 official Line-up

A-TRAK
CALEXICO
DANNY BROWN
DJ MUSTARD
MATT AND KIM
RL GRIME

Suwanee Hulaween

suwannee-hulaween-festivalPlace: Live Ok, Fl
Tine: October 28- 30, 2016
Tickets: $259
Camping: Yes
Website: OFFICIAL WEBSITE

Suwanee Hulaween 2016 claims that this is going to be the best Halloween weekend ever with all the people present. The music fans will have the best three musical nights of their life with 7 sets of The String Cheese Incident. The band will also perform a Halloween themed set including many cover debuts, costumes and surprises.

The 2016 official Line-up

AJEVA
ANDERSON. PAAK & THE FREE NATIONALS
BIG GIGANTIC FEAT. THE MOTET
BOB MOSES
BOYS NOIZE
COME BACK ALICE
DISCLOSURE
EL DUB
FUTURE ROCK
GRAMATIK
GREENSKY BLUEGRASS
KARL DENSON’S TINY UNIVERSE
LETTUCE
LOGIC
MANIC FOCUS
MY MORNING JACKET
POST PLUTO
REBELUTION
RUFUS DU SOL
SAVANTS OF SOUL
SAVI FERNANDEZ BAND
SLOW MAGIC
SNARKY PUPPY
STS9
THE CLAYPOOL LENNON DELIRIUM
THE MOTET
THE REVIVALISTS
THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT
UMPHREY’S MCGEE
UNLIKE PLUTO

CMJ Music Marathon

dusk-festWhen: TBD, but it extends over the third week of October
Where: New York, NY

This is more like a music marathon giving you back to back surprises. You will get to experience the countries raw talent and meet a lot of people from the music fraternity, as they attend this concert. So it’s a good time to close a business deal while jamming over your favorite music artist.

The Fest

fest-music-concertWhen: October 28-30
Where: Gainesville, FL

2016 Lineup Highlights:

The Ergs!

Less Than Jake,

Latterman,

A Wilhelm Scream,

Propagandhi, Dillinger Four

If you like punk rock, The Fest has to be probably one of your favorite weekends. Punk fans go crazy in this fest. The Annual Florida-Georgia game in Jacksonville is held in the same weekend so, the University of Florida’s college town is left with 5,000 punks and the atmosphere is something you have to experience at least once in your life.

Voodoo Music Experience

voodoo-experiance-festWhen: October 28 – 30
Where: New Orleans, LA

This festival in October is one that challenges the summer festivals in it’s own unique way. You can witness this ultimate show-down and the music sessions with well known artists at Voodoo Music Festival.

AFROPUNK FEST

afropunk-fest-1When: October 14-16
Where: Atlanta, GA

It has been named as one of the most multicultural festival in the US. This two-day event includes around 60 acts performed by some big-named artists in the industry. You will get to witness different genres of music from funk, soul, hip hop and world music. Pick your favorite genre and enjoy the festival.

HARD Day of the Dead 2016

hard-day-of-the-dead-fest-1When: Unannounced
Where: Pomona, California

This Annual festival, HARD Day of the Dead is held in Pomona, California. Halloween and Day of the Dead themed festival manages to impress the audience with along with it’s hard-core EDM beats. This two-day extravaganza is the signature event of the HARD concert series and has a lineup of over 30 DJs performing from around the world spinning the audience over EDM beats. Calvin Harris, Bassnectar, Zedd, Diplo, Knife Party and Pretty Lights have previously performed in this music fest.

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