We all love going to concerts, and there are more nearby you than you’d think. These are just a few of the biggest concerts for Summer 2014.
Governor’s Ball: Randall’s Island, NY June 6-8th
This years show is packed with artists including Childish Gambino, Foster the People, Janella Monae, Tyler The Creator, and many more!
Van’s Warped Tour: Various Cities June 11th-August 3rd
Over 80 bands have been announced so far, and they’re coming to over 40 cities this year. The line-up includes Mod Sun, The Summer Set, We The Kings, and Watsky (an Emerson alum!)
Bonnaroo: Manchester, TN June 12-15th
A four-day, old-fashioned, camp-out music festival with headliners for this years show including Vampire Weekend, Kanye West, Skrillex, and Wiz Khalifa, and nearly 150 total acts.
Party on the Parkway: Philadelphia, PA July 4th
The line-up hasn’t been announced yet for this free Fourth of July concert, but artists in the past have included John Mayer, J. Cole, Hunter Hayes, and The Roots.
Lollapalooza: Chicago, IL August 1st-3rd
While the line-up hasn’t been announced yet for this 3-day concert, the Chicago Tribune speculates that Eminem, Kings of Leon, Arctic Monkeys, and Skrillex will headline the other 100 bands and artists that will play on eight stages.