So you want to roam among the wild things this festival season–EW has you covered. Below you’ll find a continually updated list of must-see lineups, unique programming twists, and a few tricks of the camping-in-the-woods, showering-in-a-stream, and dancing-until-dawn trade.
Luke Bryan’s Crash My Playa—Riviera Maya, Mexico
January 23-27 | Website | Full Lineup
Billed as a “four-night, tropical and intimate country concert experience,” the event features Florida Georgia Line, Cole Swindell, and a few others joining Luke Bryan at The Barceló Riviera Maya for a slew of performances each night, just feet from the Caribbean Sea.
Noise Pop Festival—San Francisco, California
February 20-March 1 | Website | Full Lineup | Twitter | Facebook
Noise Pop Festival—a purveyor of indie music and movie screenings—takes over a city in interesting way: booking shows at a variety of venues across the Bay Area over the course of 10 days, starting Friday, February 20. Check out LA-based duo Best Coast playing in a intimate venue, Aussie-electronic team Flight Facilities throwing a dance party, or Foxes in Fiction curating an Orchid Tapes label showcase. Other noteworthy names include Kindness, Caribou, Le Sins, the New Pornographers, and more. READ FULL STORY