Catalpa NYC will be taking place on July 28 and 29 at Randall’s Island in New York. The inaugural festival will feature The Black Keys, Snoop Dogg and plenty more acts.
The Black Keys and Snoop Dogg will be joined by TV on the Radio, Umphrey’s McGee, Felix Da Housecat, The Big Pink, AraabMUZIK, City and Colour and Fort Atlantic. Several artists have yet to be announced.
In addition to music, Catalpa will bring plenty of entertainment to Randall’s Island. Expect bumper cars, art installations, a marriage tent to get legally hitched, a silent disco stage, a reggae stage and a plethora of food options form some of the best places in New York. In addition to that expect to see Arcadia Spectacular, a structure named “The Afterburner” which will shoot 30 foot tall flames in the air and will have a DJ manning the decks from inside the metal structure.
Early bird tickets start at $99.99. Once they are sold out, tickets go up to $139.99 and after that up to $179.99. There are also ferry passes for $35, shuttle passes for $20 and parking for $50. VIP packages, travel packages and Ultra VIP packages are also available. Check out all the details here, including ways to get to Randall’s Island.
Expect plenty of more artists to be announced. Stay tuned to TheMusic.FM for updates on all things Catalpa NYC.