Just because the season has changed, doesn’t mean music festival season has ended. As the leaves turn and nights get chillier, music fans get ready for some of the hottest music festivals to attend. Check out our top five upcoming music festivals that we deem “must-attend” events.
A3C Music Festival, Atlanta, Georgia, October 4-8: Not only does this festival include a banging line up, but it also features a 3-day music, technology, and hip hop conference that brings together artists, creatives, and entrepreneurs to connect and create.
Must See Acts: Nas, Ghostface Killa, DJ Drama and Don Cannon, Kap G, Kodie Shane
Austin City Limits, Austin, Texas, October 6-15: Going on two decades strong, ACL brings together music lovers of all genres for a two-weekend smash event.
Must See Acts: Jay Z, Solange, Chance The Rapper, The XX, Russ, Foster The People, Ice Cube
AfroPunk, Atlanta, Georgia, October 14-15: A global and annual celebration of Black arts, AfroPunk presents Carnival of Consciousness 2017 Atlanta Edition.
Must See Acts: Solange, Miguel, Willow Smith, Denzel Curry, Princess Nokia
Rolling Loud, Mountain View, California, October 21-22: If you’re wondering what this festival is about, the name speaks for itself. Rolling Loud is one of the largest hip-hop festivals that takes place in multiple cities across the country. Check out the upcoming Bay area lineup.
Must See Acts: Travis Scott, Schoolboy Q, Young Thug, Isaiah Rashad, Dave East
Camp Flog Gnaw, Los Angeles, CA, October 28-29: Prepare yourself for a mystical array of artists sure to please all of your musical senses. Tyler the Creator does it again with his sixth annual Camp Flog Gnaw, with one of his best lineups yet!
Must See Acts: 2Chainz, 6lack, Lana Del Rey, The Internet, Kelela, Jorja Smith, Kid Cudi, Mac Miller