Here's How You Can Save on Your Favorite Festivals in September

Article by: Casey Berg|@everfest

Fri September 01, 2017 | 13:30 PM

We're obsessed with festivals, just like you. We wouldn't be working for a festival company if we weren't! As fellow festival lovers, we want to help you discover the enchanting world of festivals without breaking your piggy bank, and connect with a global community of fellow festival lovers while you're at it. Whether you're the music festival type who loves seeing your favorite artists on larger-than-life stages, or more of a food festival kind of person who prefers chowing down on exquisite culinary delights from around the world, there is a festival for everyone on Everfest – and we want to help you get there.

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As festival-goers, we've made it our mission to partner with premier festivals to provide you with enhanced experiences and exclusive deals for only $49/year. If you aren’t an Everfest Premium member yet, what are you waiting for? sign up here.

Scroll through all the incredible deals coming up this month and check out even more here.

Peoria Blues & Heritage Music Festival, Peoria, Illinois (September 1-3, 2017)

Peoria Blues Festival 2017 Lineup

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If you love blues music, you will love Peoria Blues & Heritage Music Festival. Listen to the smooth jams radiating from talented musicians along the beautiful riverfront in Peoria, Illinois. Some of these artists include Dr. John, John Butler Trio, John Mayall, and Keller Williams.

Upgrade your 2-day pass to VIP with Everfest Premium.

Bhakti Fest, Joshua Tree, California (September 6-9, 2017)

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The 9th Annual Bhakti Fest Sacred Music and Yoga Fest opens your hearts and minds with 4 magical days of non-stop yoga, music and conscious workshops. Featuring premiere yoga teachers, artists, and spiritual teachers including Jai Uttal, Donna De Lory, MC YOGI, Shiva Rea, and many more! Learn, dance, grow, enlighten.

Bhakti Fest 2017 Lineup

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Get 25% off any Bhakti Fest pass including 4-Day Full Weekend Pass, Weekend Pass, and Day Passes with Everfest Premium.

Dancefestopia, Sugar Creek, Missouri (September 7-10, 2017)

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Dancefestopia, otherwise known as a Dance Utopia, transforms the Midwest into a non-stop dance party. With an incredible lineup year after year and lots of squad goals, this boutique camping festival is not one to miss. EDM all-stars including Dillon Francis, Bassnectar, Tiesto, and Zed’s Dead are only a few artists featured on this year’s lineup.

Dancefestopia 2017 Poster Lineup

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Get 50% off VIP 3-Day Access Tickets, GA 3-Day Access Tickets, and Forest Camping Passes with Everfest Premium. Claim your $25 Merch Voucher while supplies last.

Taste Talks, Brooklyn, New York (September 8-10, 2017)

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Tantalize your tastebuds and fill your stomachs with three days of food, parties, panels, and cookouts at Taste Talks. Discover the future of food by learning from some of the best chefs in New York City.

Get 50% off All-Access and Foodie Passes with Everfest Premium.

Art Outside, Apache Pass, Texas (September 8-10, 2017)

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Art Outside made our 2016 Fest300 list for a reason. Find all the artful, psychedelic, and delightfully strange bewilderments located around the festival including fire eaters, magicians, and tons mind-expanding art. Not only does the festival feature many different genres of music, but it exceeds at producing fun, interactive workshops and tons of mind-bending visual art.

Art Outside 2017 Lineup

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Get 50% off 3-Day Passes with Everfest Premium.

Solasta Festival, Sneedville, Tennessee (September 8-9, 2017) 

Solasta 2017 Lineup

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Solasta Festival supplies two days of camping, music, creativity and expression. One unique, defining aspect of Solasta Festival include their expert audio production workshops in Ableton, Sampling, Sound Design, and Beatbox! Discover the beautiful space at Spirit Crossing Farm and become part of the intimate community.

Get $25 off GA Pass with Everfest Premium.

OctFest, Brooklyn, New York (September 9, 2017)

Oct Fest 2017 Lineup

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If a beer festival and a music festival had a baby, they would name it OctFest. Indulge in unlimited beverage tastings from 40 different breweries, listen to great music from six renowned artists, and spend the day surrounded by good company.

Get 99% off a Full Day Session with Everfest Premium.

AMV Festival, Austin, Texas (September 12-16, 2017)

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Discover the best music videos in the world at the third annual Austin Music Video Festival. Screened on the big screen, at pool parties, virtual realities, and the coveted awards ceremony. Featured events include the Flaming Lips Video Freakout with a virtual Wayne Coyne Q&A and Spike Jonze Music Video Mixtape.

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Get 50% off GA 5-Day Pass with Everfest Premium.

Americana Festival, Tennessee, Nashville (September 12-17, 2017)

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The 18th annual Americanafest will once again bring together fans and music industry professionals. This festival takes over Nashville with six days of seminars, panels, parties and networking opportunities and over 250 raw artist showcases. The Americana Honors & Awards Show is the hallmark event of the week's festivities.

Get 30% off Festival Wristbands and $199 Conference Registration with Everfest Premium.

POP Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (September 13-17, 2017)

Pop Montreal 2017 Lineup

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POP Montréal International Music Festival showcases live music from emerging and established artists, featured and short films, and exquisite art installations. As it enters its 16th year of delivering a bold cross-section of art forms and events, the festival will include concerts, symposium discussions, artisan and visual art exhibitions, fashion shows, film screenings, and some all-night parties.

Get a Super Pass for Early Bird Pricing with Everfest Premium.

KAABOO, Del Mar, California (September 15-17, 2017)

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KAABOO features an incredible lineup featuring the Red Hot Chili Peppers, P!NK, Muse, Weezer, and many others. Along with the fantastic music, KAABOO includes hysterical comedians like David Spade and Sebastian Maniscalco. The festival grounds are filled with radical art galleries, exhibits, and installations while renown chefs are serving up delicious food all weekend.

Get 10% off Hang Loose 3 Day GA passes and 20% off Merch with Everfest Premium.

Freshgrass Festival, North Adams, Massachusetts (September 15-17, 2017)

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Freshgrass Festival is particularly unique as the venue is a 19th-century factory transformed into a new age museum that hosts this bluegrass festival year after year. Get together for an intimate jam session or dance at one of the four stages. Camp with friends and family, attend a workshop, and ultimately create new memories.

Get a 3-Day GA Adult Pass for $105 or GA Student Pass for $89. Score a Meet & Greet and a Behind the Scenes Tour of MASS MoCa with Everfest Premium.

Meadows Music and Arts Festival, New York, New York (September 15-17, 2017)

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Few lineups match the diversity that is New York City quite like The Meadows Music & Arts Festival. Jay-Z, Migos, Gorillaz, Bassnectar, and Red Hot Chili Peppers are just a few artists on this massive lineup. Dance to your favorite music in the same arena the Mets battle it out. Get the full Meadows experience by indulging in all the delicious food, participating in activities, and appreciating the arts.

Meadows Music And Arts Festival 2017 Linup Poster

Upgrade your GA pass to VIP and get 25% off Online Merch with Everfest Premium.

Life in Color, Houston, Texas (September 16, 2017)

Life In Color 2017 Houston Lineup

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Get ready to go hard in the paint. Life in Color hosts their ultimate paint party in a variety of cities across the country. As the tenth year of Life in Color ensues, rage with Jauz and Ghastly in Houston as you get blasted with an array of intense colors. A tip from us: Wear white and goggles.

Get 99% off General Admission with Everfest Premium. No, that is not a typo.

UTOPiAfest, Utopia, Texas (September 21-24, 2017)

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UTOPiAfest remains an intimate, unique experience by only allowing 2,000 tickets to be sold, hosting the festival in a natural amphitheatre, and BYOB. The lineup consists of musicians and jam bands such as Lettuce, Antibalas, and the Mike Dillon band. Be a part of the community where strangers turn into friends and memories last forever.

Utopiafest 2017 Lineup Poster

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Get $69 off a VIP Weekend Pass and a free Thursday Pre-Party Pass with Everfest Premium.

Imagine Music Festival, Atlanta, Georgia (September 22-24, 2017)

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Let your imagination run wild at Imagine Festival. Imagine boasts an incredible lineup of the best electronic music artists including Above & Beyond, Deadmau5, Big Gigantic and many more. Discover new artists in the Imaginarium or stop by the incredible art installations. Either way, dress up to fit the aquatic theme and dance the day away.

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Get 50% off GA or VIP Single Passes, GA Full Weekend Passes, or upgrade to VIP with Everfest Premium. Claim your $100 merch coupon while supplies last.

Jumpsuit Family Gathering, Taos, New Mexico (September 29-October 1, 2017)

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Jumpsuit Records is the brainchild of the Polish Ambassador, spirit animals, and vibe consultants. They have produced Jumpsuit Family Gathering to create an intimate atmosphere with only 1,000 tickets available for people to enjoy each other's presence as well as the power of eclectic electronic music. Along with the sounds, Jumpsuit Family Gathering hosts a film festival, workshops, yoga, and lots more.

Get 75% off Thursday Early Arrival Passes and 30% off Tier Three tickets with Everfest Premium.

Bacon and Beer Classic, Chicago, Illinois (September 30, 2017)

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Bacon and beer – a pair made in heaven. Taking place in iconic sports stadiums across the United States, the Bacon and Beer Classic gives festival goers the chance to try 50+ original, bacon-infused dishes from the best eateries in the area and sample lots and lots of beer.

Get $20 off a VIP Ticket with Everfest Premium.

Pour The Core Long Island, Long Island, New York (September 30, 2017)

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Are you not a fan of beer and tired of all the dedicated beer festivals? Pour the Core is the hard cider festival of your dreams. This festival dedicates itself to the bubbly beverage. Taste ciders from over 75 different cideries to determine your favorite.

Get a free GA Pass while supplies last and 50% off thereafter with Everfest Premium.

Life In Color, Fort Worth, Texas (September 30, 2017)

Life In Color 2017 Forth Worth Lineup Poster

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Get ready to go hard in the paint – again! Life in Color hosts their ultimate paint party in a variety of cities across the country. Rage with 3LAU, Elephante, BonnieXClyde, QUIX, and Carlyle in Fort Worth as you get blasted with an array of intense colors. Pro tip: Wear white and goggles.

Get 99% off General Admission with Everfest Premium. No, that is not a typo.

Stay tuned for even more festival perks coming in October!