New York City’s Governors Ball Music Festival has assembled another eclectic lineup, featuring 60+ acts ranging from Kanye West to The Lumineers. Kings Of Leon, Nas, Pretty Lights and The Avett Brothers are also on board for 2013.
The festival, which began as a one-day event, previously announced it’s ringing in year No. 3 by expanding once more from two days to three. Governor’s Ball is set for June 7-9 at NYC’s Randall’s Island.
West and Kings Of Leon headline two nights, with the third big name yet to be announced.
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Featuring a mix of dance, indie rock, hip hop, americana, electronica and pop, the lineup includes Grizzly Bear, The xx, Feist, Kendrick Lamar, Beach House, Thievery Corporation, Animal Collective, Cut Copy and Erykah Badu.
Along with all that music, the grounds will feature a silent disco, ping-pong, lawn games and a life-sized game of Connect 4. Local food trucks, restaurants, caterers and vendors have you covered when it comes to food and drinks.
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As far as getting to Randall’s Island, you have a number of options. Shuttle bus service from Brooklyn, as well as ferry service from mid-town Manhattan will once again be offered. You can also walk, bike or take the subway and X80 express bus. A very limited amount of parking passes will be available if you choose to take your car.
A limited quantity of early bird three-day tickets will be available beginning Jan. 25 at 12 p.m. EST for $190. After that the price increases to $205 for advance tickets, followed by the regular ticket price of $220. Manhattan ferry, Brooklyn shuttle and Randall’s island parking tickets also go on sale Jan. 25.
VIP packages are also available. Single-day tickets may or may not be sold at a later date.
For more information visit GovernorsBallMusicFestival.com.