Against Me!

(playing both nights!)

Rainer Maria
Smoking Popes
The Lillingtons
Beach Slang
Teenage Bottlerocket
88 Fingers Louie
A Wilhelm Scream
Off With Their Heads
Tim Barry
Mustard Plug
Able Baker Fox
Banner Pilot
Meat Wave
Direct Hit
Red City Radio
Toys that Kill
You Blew It
Tartar Control
Signals Midwest
Mikey Erg (Full Band)
Slingshot Dakota
...and so many more!

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News

THANK YOU!

FEST 16 IS OVER! We hope everybody had an amazing FEST 16. One for the memories for sure! Thank you to all the bands, volunteers, staff, sponsors, local businesses (and their hard-working staffs), and the cities of Gainesville and Ybor for helping us make this weekend happen!!! Follow us on Facebook / Twitter / Instagram […]

10/25! FEST IS HERE! PRE-FEST TODAY & FEST 16 FRIDAY!

Hey Fest Friends, TODAY’S THE DAY! PRE-FEST 5 IS TODAY & TOMORROW! FEST WILL BE HERE IN TWO DAYS! Our whole crew is working extra hard to make this the best FEST experience yet. Here are a few quick reminders on what you need to know! ARE THERE ANY PASSES LEFT? I DON’T SEE ANY […]

10/17: FEST IS NEXT WEEK!!!

HEY FEST FRIENDS, Here are some reminders as we get closer to the best weekend of the year! – YES, passes are still available online! (Only until SATURDAY October 21 though!) – After October 21 passes will be for sale at Ybor (10/25) and Gainesville (10/27) registrations! – Individual show tickets available to most of the […]

8/4: SCHEDULES ARE POSTED!!

Hey FEST Family, HOLY SHIT!!! The FEST 16 and PRE-FEST 5 SCHEDULE HAS ARRIVED!  We slaved really hard over this so we hope you are as stoked as we are about it. Talk it up, share with friends, post photos of your ideal schedule… but remember…if you like good music then there will always be conflicts. […]

6/23: PRE-FEST 5 REMINDERS!

HEY FEST FRIENDS, TICKET PRICES GO UP ON JULY 1ST!!! Save yourself some money and BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW!!! Prices jump up on July 1st. Don’t slack and get those passes for FEST 16 and PRE-FEST 5 now and save $$$!!! This way you can catch it all at a discounted PRE-FEST 5 pass for TWO days. 80+ bands […]

5/24: MORE BANDS ANNOUNCED FOR PRE-FEST 5!

HEY FEST FRIENDS, We are once again taking over Historic Ybor, FL for two days leading up to FEST 16. So, look into cheaper flight options into Tampa, FL and join us and about 80 bands in four venues for two days leading up to FEST 16 in Gainesville. We also have an amazing shuttle […]

4/28 WEB STORE OPEN!

HEY FEST FRIENDS, HOTEL TIPS Hey everyone, here are some tips and FAQ’s about our partner hotels! Make sure you choose the correct room! If you purchase a king room (1 bed/sleeps 2) by mistake there’s no guarantee you’ll be able to switch to a double room (2 beds/sleeps 4) since all rooms sell out […]

4/21: FEST 16 WEBSITE LAUNCH!

FEST FRIENDS, Happy FEST SITE LAUNCH DATE!!! We here at FEST HQ are have been working since December to bring you yet another stacked initial lineup of the BEST INDEPENDENT BANDS from all over the world who will converge on Florida to make FEST 16 the BEST FEST EVER!!! With FEST 16 we also get […]