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United States Festivals in 2012 (17 festivals)
 Marvin's Mountaintop, Masontown, W Virginia, United States
 The Flaming Lips, Sphongle's "Masquerade", Lotus, Soja
West Virginia is the setting for this splendid festival. It's quite grass roots with jam and folk acts but has expanded recently to include reggae, blues and funk / rock. There are three stages at the festival: the main stage, flanked by a smaller stage, and the Grassroots stage located by [ more... ]
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 Zilker Park, Austin, Texas, United States
Austin sticks out in Texas like a sore thumb. It's cool, it's happening and when it comes to music it's a Worldwide player. City Limits has the kind of line up festival organisers dream of, with the best 2nd tier billing around. Not only do you get the big names but the support acts [ more... ]
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 Manchester, Tennessee, United States
 Radiohead, The Beach Boys, Bon Iver, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Skrillex, The Roots
Four day multi stage camping festival. They are planning on streaming this festival via Vevo, so if you can't make it to Manchester, then watch highlights online. 80,000 happy campers. 700 Acres of Tennessee Nature. 150 epic performances. 10+ stages of music. Several dozen comedians. An escape [ more... ]
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 Black Rock City, Black Rock Desert, Nevada, United States
Trying to explain what Burning Man is to someone who has never been to the event is a bit like trying to explain what a particular colour looks like to someone who is blind. There is no money, no headliner and no particular rules. You are the party and it's in the middle of the desert, so make [ more... ]
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 Nashville, Tennessee, United States
 Jason Aldean, Faith Hill, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Band Perry, Carrie Underwood
The artists that participate in CMA Music Festival do so for free, donating their time out of appreciation for the fans. To honor the dedication and time our artists commit to the Festival, CMA donates half the net proceeds from the event to charity on the artists behalf. Launched in 2001, the [ more... ]
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 Las Vegas Motor Speedway., Las Vegas, United States
The crowds were as outsize as the beats when North America's largest dance music festival hits Vegas this summer in a senses-numbing blitz of light and sound. A larger-than-life carnival of friendly chaos Luminous Ferris wheels, fire-spitting art installation pieces and a heavily costumed [ more... ]
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 Randalls Island Park, New York, United States
 David Guetta, Above and Beyond, A Trak, Luciano, Axwell, Sasha
The artist/DJ lineup is jam-packed with artists of every genre of electronic dance music. For three days, over 100 DJs drop the sickest beats for 12 hours in 4 different areas of the park. For anyone who is even remotely interested in electronic music...this is an experience [ more... ]
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 Durhamtown Plantation Resort, Union Point, Georgia, United States
 Papadosio, Eoto, Emancipator, Liquid Ross, Zoogma, NastyNasty
Camping in the woods with fires allowed and a monster sound system, with mind bending light show. Tune in and drop out. All ages welcome. Electronic music for 3 days [ more... ]
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 Grant Park, Chicago, United States
 Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jack White, Black Sabbath, Black Keys, Justice
3 day, 8 stage music happening in Chicago. It has a sister festival in Chile. There are plenty of things to see and do in the park, and some big brands are there to show off their new items. There is a tent for buying CDs and many of the artists playing that day stop by to do autograph sessions, so [ more... ]
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 Walker, Minnesota, United States
 Kid Rock, John Fogerty, Heart
Celebrating its 21st year this is a monster rock jam on a farm in America's mid west. There have been some great names to grace its stages and this year should see some extra special talent to bring in the double decade. There is the main concert area, but check out the Saloon Stage for some [ more... ]
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 Fort Adams State Park, Newport, United States
 My Morning Jacket, Jackson Browne, Conor Oberst, Patty Griffin, Punch Brothers
Famous for when Bob Dylan decided to go electric. Went down like a lead balloon. Now it carries on a tradition of prominently displaying the best concurrent examples of popular and indy folk music. Already past its 50th anniversary, essential and fresh voices alike have graced the stage. Very mellow [ more... ]
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 George, Washington, United States
 Jack White, Bon Iver, Pretty Lights, Beck, Beirut, Little Dragon, Santigold
The Gorge Amphitheatre is possibly the most magical setting for a festival. The Columbia River flows by in the distance and sunsets are legendary. The festival is in Spring so temperatures do not get too high (unlike some of the attendees). No seriously folks, this should be on your list of things [ more... ]
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 Austin, Texas, United States
 Lionel Ritchie, Beataucue, A Trak and quite a few more!!
Music/Film/Interactive Festival- Music Fest/Conference showcasing more than 1,800 musical acts of all genres from around the globe on over eighty stages in downtown Austin, Texas. Film Fest/Conference hosting a five-day adventure in the latest filmmaking trends and new technology, featuring [ more... ]
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 City Park, New Orleans, United States
3 days of music in the city park of New Orleans. What better place to go and see live music. This city lives and breathes it. A wide range of music to cater for one and all. Great production and a pretty hot line up [ more... ]
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 Mulberry Mountain, Ozark, Arkansas, United States
 Pretty Lights, Matisyahu, Girl Talk, Fitz and the Tantrums, Slightly Stoopid
The Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival is a 4-day foot-stomping party in the heart of the Midwest. Born in 2004, Wakarusa burst onto the scene with a diverse and eclectic lineup featuring over 70 artists. The 2004 and 2005 bills perked the interest of both devout and casual music fans alike. Fans [ more... ]
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 Edelweiss, Wyoming, United States
 Crixsus, RatTrapper, Tom Amend Trio, Shotgun Shotgun
What a joy and pleasure it is to finally say THIS IS A FREE FESTIVAL. With rampant commercialism at most events these days, it's a breath of fresh air that some organisers have the guts to pass the bucket and survive on donations. This is about as grass roots as it gets, so if you're [ more... ]
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 Stonehouse Park, Earlville, Illinois, United States
 The Barons of Tang, The Hooten Hallers, The Tillers
Widow's Peak is a 2-day music and camping festival with over 20 of the absolute best progressive roots artists: folk, blues, bluegrass, country and alt-country. Be the first to discover emerging artists before they make it big. Widow's Peak is the best festival in the Midwest for [ more... ]
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All 2012 Festivals
UK  (181 festivals)
Europe  (106 festivals)
North America  (22 festivals)
Canada (5 festivals)
United States (17 festivals)
Asia  (4 festivals)
Australia & NZ  (26 festivals)
South America  (3 festivals)
Africa  (6 festivals)
 
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