Vacation: Summer Music Festivals


Brian Wright

The school year is almost over, and for most adults and teens, it’s time to find a job or babysitter, or both. However, those fortunate enough to have vacation plans should consider spending their money at a music festival.

Joe Minihane’s CNN article highlights music festivals like Primavera Sound, a four-day celebration of music in Barcelona, Spain, headlined by Radiohead. From July 15-17, the city of Chicago will be hosting Pitchfork Music Festival, a major attraction to Chicago’s Union Park will be FKA twigs.


Casey Lewis of Fashionista, compiled a list of musical acts that will headline traditional music festivals like Coachella and Lollapalooza. Grimes will grace the stage at Coachella, Glastonbury, and Lollapalooza. Ellie Goulding will join her at Glastonbury, but will also play at Bonnaroo. Coachella is where you can find an abundance of musical acts like SHAMIR, A$AP Rocky, Rae Sremmud, and Mavis Staples.



Time Out website is the destination if you are a music lover and are looking for a huge festival to attend. The site has complied pretty much all the go-to sites in one location, making it easy for viewers to pick a place to spend their money.

If you can attend one of these events you might need to book a hotel room. Check out websites such as Value Place and Firefly. USNEWS website offers some free advice on how to lower costs when attending a summer music festival.

Catch Guns N’ Roses at Coachella!

Guns N’ Roses 

Ellie Goulding




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