This weekend, the annual Music Midtown Festival returns to Piedmont Park welcoming some of music’s biggest artists. Here are a few quick pointers below to help navigate through the weekend and to insure a memorable 2013 Music Midtown experience.
The Music Midtown App
If you haven't already, make sure you've downloaded the official Music Midtown App, powered by AT&T to get the latest news and updates on the festival, as well as chances to win one of over 40 prizes by playing the AT&T Owl Search. To download the app, visit: www.musicmidtown.com/app. The app is available for free on both Apple and Android devices.
This year features the addition of a third stage, The Roxy, located in Oak Hill near the festival entrance on 10th Street.
Friday, September 20 | Day Performance Schedule
Doors open at 4:00 p.m.; Line-up subject to change; this is a rain or shine event.
4:30 – 5:15 p.m. Drivin N’ Cryin
6:15 – 7:30 p.m. Phoenix
9:00 – 11:00 p.m. Journey
Saturday, September 21 | Day Performance Schedule
Doors open at noon; Line-up subject to change; this is a rain or shine event.
1:00 – 1:45 p.m. The Neighbourhood
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Weezer
4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Arctic Monkeys
7:00 – 8:00 p.m. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
9:00 – 11:00 p.m. Red Hot Chili Peppers
There are three gates entrances into the festival grounds:
- The Charles Allen Gate “main gate” is located at the corner of 10th Street and Charles Allen Drive
- The Park Drive Gate is available to attendees coming from Monroe and Park Drives.
- The Lake Side Gate is accessible at the 12th and 14th street entrances into Piedmont Park (Patrons can enter the park at the base of Oak Hill near the lake).
Food and Artist Market
Music Midtown offers a wide array of food and beverages prepared onsite for your enjoyment including some of Atlanta’s great restaurants: Bhojanic, Williamson Brothers BBQ, Publik Draft House, Nectar Food Truck and more. Beverage stations, street trucks and other festival food favorites will be throughout the site including vegetarian and gluten-free options. New menus and food trucks have been added in both SUPER VIP and VIP areas. Besides the big musical draw, Music Midtown is about the local community. Here you will be able to load up on artist merch, meet your favorite DJ on radio row, enjoy a local artisan’s wares or stop by a sponsor booth for sampling, swag and more.
There is also a downloadable site map located at: www.musicmidtown.com/location
Parking is very limited. We encourage all patrons to take MARTA, bicycle, walk, or carpool to Music Midtown. Bicycle valet is available at Grady Circle. Handicap parking is available in surrounding pay and private lots.
For more information and to purchase tickets in advance of the weekend, visit www.musicmidtown.com, www.livenation.com or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. No service fees at the Tabernacle every Friday between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Produced by Live Nation. General admission, VIP and Super VIP are available in advance and at the door unless they sell out in advance. All tickets are subject to applicable service charges and acts, event time and date are subject to change. Reminder: One-day ticket prices increase at the door.