The Best Music Festivals in the South
Attending a music festival is a rite of summer. Music festivals offer so many fun opportunities for families, college students, and friends. Those who attend music festivals can enjoy their favorite performers and even find new favorites. Those who love to shop for clothing, art, and jewelry can usually find unique piece. Some people love the camping and camaraderie that happens at music festivals.
If you are looking for a great music festival in the south, these are some of the most popular:
Manchester, Tennessee. This perpetual favorite will deliver again this summer with musical acts that will please everyone. Acts like Bon Iver, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Kenny Rogers, and Ludacris are some of the big names that will appear the weekend of June 7 – 10. Bonnaroo is a truly unique experience that offers attendees courses on living an eco-friendly life and they even have yoga classes to keep the mood mellow.
Fergusen, North Carolina. This is a small, intimate music festival for family oriented music fans. Local bands from all over the Carolinas and some independent national acts will play at this festival designed for the whole family. The Mantrabash is held at a riverside campground and will have all of the typical music festival activities during the weekend of June 21.
Hangout Music Festival
Gulf Shores, Alabama. This eclectic music festival has some of the biggest names in music, like the Dave Matthews Band, Skrillex, and Michael Franti. This three-day event from May 18-20 takes place on the beautiful Gulf Shores beaches. This is the third annual Hangout Music Festival and many of the condos and hotels have specials for people wanting to enjoy the best music right on the white sand beaches of Gulf Shores. This music festival promises to be a memorable experience.