There are over 800 music festivals in the US! Despite the global pandemic, music festivals are trending more than ever. Unfortunately, many music festivals were forced to postpone or host virtual events until things improve. On the bright side, there are many events taking place in 2021 that you can enjoy!
Insomniac’s Electric Mile
One of the more interesting events this year is the Insomniac’s Electric Mile in Arcadia, California. Insomniac Events took the music industry by surprise when it debuted the first drive-thru experience. With numerous events getting cancelled, their goal was to deliver their festival as planned despite the pandemic.
The event begins on January 21, 2021 and ends on January 23, 2021. It’s an audiovisual experience composed of 5,000,000 lights and 500 art installations.There are 7 different experiences in the Electric Mile eventbeginning with a warehouse rave.Due to the event’s diversity, it’s for all ages! Tickets start at $69.99 plus fees per car.
Imagine Music Festival
Another famous event taking place in 2021is the Imagine Music Festival in Atlanta, Georgia. The festival begins on September 17, 2021 and ends on September 19, 2021.
The music festival combines numerous activities in one amazing journey. The event includes transformational workshops, outdoor games, cirque acts, live art, a splash pool, VIP experiences, and a silent disco segment. In addition, there are pre-parties and after-parties to celebrate the “Lost Year (2020)”.
Those who kept their 2020 festival passes will enter the pre-party for free. The GA Pass is sold at $189, meanwhile the VIP Pass is sold at $289. Pass bundles have already sold out.
Hangout Music Fest
Hangout Music Fest is a 3-day music festival that is held in a Gulf Shores, Alabama. The event begins on May 15, 2021 and ends on May 17, 2021.
The festival welcomes all ages! However, those under the age of 17 require a ticket-holding guardian who’s above the age of 21. The GA passes are sold at $249, meanwhile, the VIP passes are sold at $1099.
As the name suggests, the event is a hangout with friends at the beach. It gets even better since you and our friends can enjoy diverse music from local talent to music from Grammy award-winning artists. The multi-genre music allows you to discover your new favourites with your friends!
EDC Las Vegas
EDC Las Vegas is yet another colourful music festival taking place in 2021! The event will take place in Las Vegas beginning on May 21 2021, and ending on May 23, 2021.
The festival will replace the postponed festival of 2020. The festival includes live performances at themed bars, the open-air theatre,or the Tokyo-style karaoke bar!
There are other different options: The Headlight Disco or The Silent Disco. This allows everyone to experience the music they love on their own.
The three-dimensional superstructures take the artistic touch to a whole new level.
The GA ticket is sold at $550, meanwhile, the GA+ ticket is sold at $650. EDC Las Vegas tickets are currently sold out.
Ultra, an electronic music festival will take place this year in Miami, Florida. This festival redefines the word colorful, with its creatively built stages and diverse theme.
The festival will begin on March 26, 2021 and ending on March 28, 2021.This festival is held across the globe!
Approximately 150,000 people attend this festival to listen to the biggest names in electronic music and hip hop.
Currently, the GA tickets are sold at approximately $600. The festival is for those above the age of 18, but VIP tickets are only for those above the age of 21.
Electric Forest Festival
Last, but definitely not least, the Electric Forest Festival will begin on June 25, 2021 and end on June 28, 2021. The festival will be replacing the postponed festival of 2020, which was supposed to celebrate a successful Decade One of Forest.
The event will take place in Michigan on grounds with various types of terrain. With spontaneous parties and gorgeous displays, Electric Forest is bound to be fun!
Electric Forest Festival is known for its astounding scenery and use of nature’s beauty centered in Sherwood Forest.
The ticket for those who are not part of the loyalty program costs approximately $325.
Unfortunately, the Covid-19 pandemic has heavily impacted numerous beloved festivals and events. However, through creative ideas and high hopes for a safer future, we can enjoy the music we all love. Many of the festivals on this list remain unconfirmed and their lineups will be released after the situation clears up. What are your thoughts about these artistic festivals?