(Photo Credit: Raymond Flotat)
The Grid NYC is similar to Austin’s SXSW, and features not only music performances, but a speaker series as well.
The Grid music festival will take place across three days, from the 5th to the 7th of May, 2016. The festival will be held in New York City with venues in Williamsburg, The Meatpacking District, and Union Square.
Tickets for the festival range from $59 to $249. Single day passes start at $59 for music only, $79 for General Admission, and $99 for VIP. Full three-day festival passes start at $169 for music only, $199 for General Admission and $249 for VIP. For more information on ticketing prices and how to buy them, please click here.
The festival is aimed towards an audience that craves discovery and exploration. They hope to introduce its audience to new bands, and celebrate local New York artists. The Grid NYC wants to create a unique and memorable experience for its visitors, and does so through intimate performances and interesting speaker series.
For more information on the festival, head over to The Grid NYC’s official website here.
The Grid NYC Festival 2016 Lineup
Young the Giant
City and Colour
The Promise Ring
The Bouncing Souls
Chris Carrabba with Christ Conley, Mike Kinsella, Jim Suptic
Lordz of Brooklyn
Bronze Radio Return
Jared & The Mill
The Lighthouse and the Whaler
Nancy Whang (LCD Soundsystem)
Update: As of March 30, 2016 it has been reported that The Grid music festival has been cancelled. Refunds will be given to those who purchased tickets. However, it was noted that some venues might still proceed with select performances, but more information on this and more will be released via The Grid’s social media accounts.