1. New York City, New York
Are you surprised? This is New York City, not some podunk cornfield! Although it’s taken some time to establish a festival foothold, there’s now year round concerts in the Big Apple along with a slew of shows in neighboring New Jersey. With limited space for larger fests, NYC has gotten creative holding parties on Randall’s and Governor’s Islands. Showcase festivals are spreading like wildfire in Brooklyn — just take a gander at the list below.
New York City Music Festivals