The Pemberton Music Festival lineup is here! Anxious fans have been chomping at the bit to hear what’s in store this July and the announcement was made this morning.
“With nearly 100 performances and six separate performance areas, including two main stages, two secondary stages, a dance tent and a comedy area, Pemberton Music Festival will be three glorious days of music, comedy, and camping on 300 clean, open acres in one of the most idyllic settings on Earth.”
Pemberton Music Festival Lineup
The full list of performers includes Nine Inch Nails, Outkast, Deadmau5, Soundgarden, Frank Ocean, Kendrick Lamar, Metric, Modest Mouse, Snoop Dogg, Above & Beyond, Empire of the Sun, Ms. Lauryn Hill, TV On The Radio, Blondie, Cage The Elephant, Girl Talk, Grimes, The Flaming Lips, Young the Giant, Baauer, Matthew Good, Schoolboy Q, St. Vincent, Tyler, The Creator…
…Violent Femmes, Earl Sweatshirt, Gord Downie, The Sadies, The New Pornographers, Sloan, Stars, Best Coast, Big Gigantic, Clockwork, Flying Lotus, Hayden, Matt Mays, RL Grime, Shlohmo, Delta Rae, Dinosaur Jr., Fucked Up, Griz, Hey Rosetta!, Kaytranada, Purity Ring DJ Set, XXYYXX, Dan Deacon, Lettuce, Metz, Rich Aucoin, Wild Belle, ZZ Ward, Aer, Gold & Youth, Flash Lightnin’, The Tontons, Tory Lanez, Yukon Blonde, Hallelujah Train featuring Daniel Lanois, Will Sexton, Brian Blade, Brady Blade Sr., Anders Osborne, Chris Thomas, and Malcolm Burn with Gospel Choir…
…and comedy from Trailer Park Boys, Bob Saget, Lisa Lampanelli, Nick Swardson, Norm MacDonald, Doug Benson, Hannibal Buress, Tom Green, Brian Posehn, Jim Breuer, Natasha Leggero, Brian Scolaro, Kyle Dunnigan, and many more to be added in the coming weeks.
Update: Additional Lineup
(June 11, 2014) Additional acts have been added to the lineup including: JUSTICE [DJ SET] • CHANCE THE RAPPER • RANDY NEWMAN • REBELUTION • LINDSEY STIRLING • MINUS THE BEAR • FOXYGEN • TRITONAL • ARAABMUZIK • 3LAU • CASHMERE CAT • TREASURE FINGERS • THE BOOM BOOMS • BREAK SCIENCE • THE MADD WIKKID • NOSTALGHIA • & COMEDY FROM JAY PHAROAH
Also, the daily schedules have been released.
Wednesday, July 16: Free show at Whistler Olympic Plaza, featuring Gord Downie, The Sadies, Matt Mays, and Dan Deacon.
Thursday, July 17: Gord Downie, The Sadies, Matt Mays, Dan Deacon, The Boom Booms, Break Science, and The Madd Wikkid.
Friday, July 18: Nine Inch Nails, Soundgarden, Kendrick Lamar, Earl Sweatshirt, Blondie, comedy from Norm Macdonald and more.
Saturday, July 19: Deadmau5, Metric, Snoop Dogg, The Flaming Lips, New Pornographers, Fucked Up, comedy from Bob Saget, Tom Green, Lisa Lampanelli, and more.
Sunday, July 20: Outkast, Frank Ocean, Modest Mouse, Sloan, Gold & Youth, comedy from Trailer Park Boys, Jay Pharoah, Natasha Leggero and more.
The festival will take place on Friday, July 18th through Sunday, July 20th, 2014 in the mountain-side community of Pemberton, at the top end of Sea to Sky country. This will be a three-day contemporary music festival, near the foot of Mt. Currie in scenic Pemberton, is produced and promoted by HUKA Entertainment in collaboration with the Sunstone Group and the Lil’wat Nation.
You've been waiting. We could've released something just OK, but wanted to release our best. April 9th @ 9am PDT we'll let you be the judge.
— Pemberton Music Fest (@Pemberton_Fest) April 9, 2014
“It took a little longer than expected, but we wanted to make certain we put the best experience together, one that exemplifies the most beautiful festival site in the world,” says HUKA Entertainment co-founder and CEO A.J. Niland. “With today’s announcement, we are confident we have done exactly that. We appreciate all of the patience, goodwill and positive comments from our communities and supporters, and are excited for July to come, so everyone can see what we have in store for them at this one-of-a-kind event.” [Source: Press Release]
Pemberton Music Festival Tickets
Advance weekend General Admission tickets go on sale this Friday, April 11 at 10:00am and start at just $279, plus a choice of camping or shuttle privileges for $89. Further information on complete festival ticket pricing and the confirmed lineup can be found online.
Pemberton Music Festival will provide a blend of on-site camping and off-site hotel lodging options, provided by lodging and activities partners Whistler Blackcomb and Tourism Whistler. While camping options will allow attendees to stay directly on festival grounds, those seeking the comforts of a home away from home can secure traditional lodging in nearby Whistler, BC. Non- camping patrons will have access to festival-supplied transportation, including shuttles from Whistler.
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