If you’re around any of these areas, it might be worth it to check out one of these weekend music festivals.
Grassroots Festival 2013 in Trumansburg, NY – July 18-21
Over four days, roots and world music artists will fill up the stages. The lineup consists of over 60 bands, and includes Donna the Buffalo, Rusted Root, John Brown’s Body, and Sophistafunk.
Pitchfork Music Festival: Chicago 2013 in Chicago, IL – July 19-21
Self-proclaimed “Godfather of Hipster Fests,” Pitchfork delivers an impressive lineup of some of the greatest indie bands, such as Bjork, Blood Orange, and Chairlift.
Center of the Universe Festival 2013 in Tulsa, OK – July 19-20
The lineup includes OneRepublic, Neon Trees, Ok Go, and a series of indie bands.
Country Thunder Wisconsin 2013 in Twin Lakes, WI – July 18-21
Over 100,000 people congregate for this massive country music festival. Attendees will look forwards to performances by Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Jake Owen, Lee Brice, Little Big Town, and many more TBA.
Moondance Jam 2013 in Walker, MN – July 18-20
A rock festival featuring Motley Crue, many look forward to jamming out to bands like the Fabulous Armadillos, Buckcherry, Cain, Slash, and the Offspring.
Underground Music Showcase (UMS) 2013 in Denver, CO – July 18-21
For those who geared towards the “just-breaking” scene, this festival is for you. The lineup consists of hundred of local and unsigned bands and artists.
All Good Music Festival 2013 in Thornville, OH – July 18-21
A jam band festival featuring Beats Antique, Dark Star Orchestra, Further, Grace Potter and The Nocturnals, Papadosio, Pretty Lights, The Infamous Stringdusters, Primus, STS9, and many many more.
Rock Fest Wisconsin 2013 in Cadott, WI – July 18-20
Metal and rock lovers gather to enjoy performances by KISS, Korn, Motley Crue, and more.