Festivals

Breaking news, line-ups and dates for upcoming American Electronic Music and House Music festivals

Daily Lineups & Set Times for North Coast Music Festival 2023

This year's festival features Duke Dumont, MK, Alison Wonderland, DJ Snake, Blond:ish. Alesso and more over Labor Day Weekend September 1 through 3 2023 at SeatGeek Stadium in Chicagoland.

Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, Nitzer Ebb & more headline 2023 West Fest

Final line-up for this year's West Fest held Friday July 7 to Sunday July 9 2023 in Chicago's West Town neighborhood.
Silver Room Block Party

The 2023 Silver Room Block Party will be the last

The event's 18 year run has spanned from Wicker Park to Hyde Park before becoming a multi-day lakefront festival.
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Robert Owens, Queen! added to Chicago House Music Festival & Conference

The full line-up for this year's Chicago House Music Festival and the accompanying conference are released for the event held June 23 and June 24 2023.
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Derrick Carter & Mark Farina headline West Fest Chicago 2023

Good food, good people, good house: The long running Chicago street festival returns to West Town July 7 through 9 2023 with the Chicago House DJ stage right in the middle of it all.
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Line-up revealed for 2023 Chicago House Music Festival

June 24 in Humboldt Park with Roy Davis Jr, Psycho-Bitch, Emmaculate, NoshaLuv and more TBA.
Musique Electronique Madison 2022

Musique Électronique celebrates 10 years with Kenny Dope, Freddy K in Madison

A celebration of house and techno this July 15 and 16, 2022 at McPike Park with afterparties to follow.
Silver Room Block Party 2022

Silver Room Block Party is becoming a 2 day Chicago beach festival, and here’s the lineup

The Chicago street festival roars back July 16 and 17 2022 at Oakwood Beach.

The Godfather of House Foreclosure is back: Goldman Sachs CEO to DJ Lollapalooza

After destroying your future, DJ D-Sol - aka Goldman Sachs CEO and dudebro DJ David Solomon - is looking to ruin your summer festival season too.

Electric Zoo Festival VIP management group sued for minimum wage & labor violations

The proposed class action targets Notoriety Group and three of its owners that manage the "main stage VIP SkyDeck" at Electric Zoo.
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My House Music Festival is a non-stop Chicago house music celebration

Felix Da Housecat, Mike Dunn, Ron Trent, Colette and more headline this year's two day festival August 28 and 29 in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood.

Chicago House & Sunshine: House of Sol returns for 2021 this weekend

Chicago's 100% homegrown House of Sol festival returns to Pilsen this week with DJ Heather, Ron Carroll and more.
Charivari Detroit 2021

Detroit’s finest: Charivari festival returns in August with its best line-up yet

Returning August 13, 14 & 15: all of your hero's heroes will be in Detroit for Charivari, the homegrown midwest festival.
Hot Mix 5 and B96 Mixmasters

For the old school heads: the Hot Mix 5 & B96 Mixmasters headline a drive-in house...

Farley Jackmaster Funk, Bad Boy Bill, Julian Jumpin Perez and more headline a Chicago house music radio reunion this weekend in Bridgeview.

Chicago Pride moves to October 2021 though some events go off anyway

The official Chicago Pride parade is moving to October 3, though that shouldn't put a damper on the burgeoning number of events taking place as Chicago exits lockdown restrictions for the first time in a year.
Micro Movement Festival 2021

Paxahau surprises with all-Detroit “Micro Movement 2021” festival

The event will be held over Memorial Day weekend in Detroit spread out across multiple clubs.
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Lollapalooza is on for 2021: report

Lollapalooza will return to Chicago July 29 to Grant Park according to a report in Variety.
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New Chicago multi-day ARC Music Festival coming Labor Day weekend

Seth Troxler, Nicole Moudaber join DJ Pierre, Derrick Carter, DJ Heather and more in Union Park for ARC Music Festival over Labor Day Weekend 2021.

51st State Festival announces full line-up for August 2021

The UK festival returns with Masters at Work, Body & Soul, Hannah Wants, Roger Sanchez and more August 7 2021 at North London's Trent Park.

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