August 5 – 7, 2016 (Friday – Sunday)
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco, CA 94121
Since 2008, the 3-day event has gone from strength to strength, selling out within moments, as per usual. This year will see more than 210,000 attending for a lineup featuring artists Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem (back together!), Lionel Ritchie, Lana Del Ray, Duran Duran... Plus, music, food (vital statistic: 8,000 oysters shucked last year) wine, beer, art and comedy.
Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, Lionel Richie, and Lana Del Rey top this year’s lineup. Other notable acts include Ryan Adams, Sufjan Stevens, Chance the Rapper, Air, Duran Duran, Grimes, The Last Shadow Puppets, The Claypool Lennon Delirium, Miguel, Beach House, Vince Staples, Peaches, Foals, DIIV, and the first-ever festival performance from The Muppets’ Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem.
Also playing are J. Cole, Zedd, Major Lazer, Big Grams (Big Boi and Phantogram), Miike Snow, Third Eye Blind, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Poliça, Hiatus Kaiyote, Years & Years, Kamasi Washington, Ra Ra Riot, St. Lucia, Lord Huron, Jidenna, Kevin Morby, Fantastic Negrito, Julien Baker, Låpsley, Con Brio, Jack Garratt, Lettuce, Vulfpeck, Kehlani, Snakehips, Oh Wonder, and more.
The full tickets are sold out long ago, but you can buy 1-day passes from Stubhub (link below).