Top Small Summer Music Festivals
The Best Affordable Concerts In Case You Missed Out On The Big Money Ones!

Already feeling that summer buzz-kill from missing out on Coachella and Sasquatch this year?  Don’t worry, there are still plenty of festivals fixing to satisfy that music-hungry appetite at a much lower price than Bonnaroo or Lollapalooza.  Check out these upcoming music festivals that will tune your ears in to some audio bliss.

What: Pitchfork Music Festival

Where: Chicago, IL

When: June 15-17

Who: Animal Collective, Fleet Foxes, Cut Copy, TV on the Radio, Neko Case, Thurston Moore, No Age, Gang Gang Dance, Deerhunter, Superchunk, Ariel Pink, Curren$y + more!

How Much: $45 per day



What: 80/35

Where: Des Moines, IA

When: July 2-3

Who: Girl Talk, Of Montreal, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Okkervil River, Titus Andronicus, Galactic, Blackalicious, Handsome Furs + more!

How Much:  $60 for a two-day pass, or $150 for a two-day VIP pass.



What: Camp Bisco

Where: Mariaville, NY

When: July 7-9

Who: Disco Biscuits, Cut Copy, Wiz Khalifa, Bassnectar, Pretty Lights, Ratatat, MSTRKRFT, Ghostland Observatory, Yeasayer, Rusko, Skrillex,  Dillon Francis, + more!

How Much: $160 for a three-day pass, $180 for Saturday only, or $389 for VIP Combo (includes three-day pass, separate VIP entrance, covered VIP lounge, and more.


What: HARDfest

Where: Los Angeles, CA

When: August 6

Who: Duck Sauce, Boyz Noise, Chromeo, Ratatat, Odd Future, James Murphy and Pat Mahoney DJ Set, Digitalism, Holy Ghost!, + more!

How Much: $60