FEST 19: OCT 30 - NOV 1, 2020
GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA
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FEST News

  • FEST 18 IS OVER!

    Goodbye FEST 18! Thank you from the bottom of our exhausted hearts. We hope you had the best weekend! Safe travels to everyone heading home today. See you next year at FEST 19! Mark your calendar for Oct 30-Nov 1, 2020!!! Tag us in your photos and tweets with #FEST18! We love seeing ’em!!!

  • GET READY FOR FEST 18!!!

    Hey FEST Friends, FEST 18 IS 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 IN THE WEB STORE. CAN I STILL BUY ONE? […]

  • TWO MONTHS TO FEST 18!

    Hey FEST Friends, Well the countdown has begun. Only two months before we will all join together for a kick ass weekend here in Gainesville, FL. We can’t wait and are prepping as much as we can to make FEST 18 the best one yet. Today I have a few updates to share with you […]

  • THE FEST 18 SCHEDULE IS OUT!

    Hey Fest Friends, Today is the big day! Today we give you the first peek at the FEST 18 SCHEDULE. We have worked really hard on it and hope you all think we did a pretty kick ass job. With so many kick ass bands there are bound to be schedule conflicts but hey, what […]

  • “WE ARE FAMILY” FEST WRESTLING AT FEST 18!

    Hey FEST Friends, Feeling a little crazy from the heat? Well cool out and peep who we have lined up for our wild ass, intergender, party, punk, equality FEST WRESTLING super show called WE ARE FAMILY!!! WE ARE FAMILY  will be scheduled into four- one hour blocks with bands playing in between the blocks on […]

  • Anouncing the FEST COMEDY Showcase!

    Hey FEST Friends, Today we are super stoked to finally bring you the FEST COMEDY showcase for FEST 18 in Gainesville, FL on NOV 1st, 2nd & 3rd. The FEST COMEDY Showcase Two Minutes To Late Night (live taping), JT Habersaat, Brandie Posey, John Dick Winters, Brian Zeolla, Caitlin Reese, Casey Crawford, Jaron Millan, Heather […]

  • FEST 18 – 3 DAY PASSES ARE SOLD OUT!

    HOLY SHIT!!! FEST 18 – THREE DAY PASSES ARE SOLD OUT! We told everyone we were only going to sell 3,000 of these and now they are all gone. BUT, this does not mean you can not FEST with us all.  We offer individual ticket sales to each venue to each day. These will range […]

  • Second wave of bands joining FEST 18!!!

    Hey FEST Friends, Today we are super stoked to finally bring you the 2nd massive batch of bands confirmed to play FEST 18 in Gainesville, FL on November 1st, 2nd & 3rd. JOINING THE FEST 18 LINEUP… Against Me! To kick things off, we are pleased to announce that AGAINST ME! will be returning but […]

  • Announcing FEST 18!!!!

    HEY FEST FAMILY, Happy FEST SITE LAUNCH DATE!!! We here at FEST HQ all have been working our asses off 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 18 the BEST FUCKING FEST FAMILY REUNION […]

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