New York City’s hottest festival is making it’s annual return this year, featuring music’s largest names, tasty food, and so much more! This year marks the 12th Governors Ball here in NYC and we couldn’t be any more excited for June! As the festival approaches within the next month, we’ve put together a guide of everything you need to know before Gov Ball:
When is Governors Ball Music Festival?
This year’s Governors Ball will take place from Friday, June 9 to Sunday, June 11.
Where is Governors Ball this year?
Governors Ball is excited do debut a new venue this year, at Flushing Meadows Corona Park! After two previous years in the Citi Field parking lot, as well as many previous years at Randall’s Island, this year’s rendition is just adjacent to its old location in Queens.
What is the music lineup for Governors Ball?
This year’s music lineup spans all genres, from rising pop stars to legendary DJs to veteran rappers. Lizzo, ODESZA, and Kendrick Lamar are the scheduled headliners, while 60+ other guests will also touch the stage throughout the weekend. Other performers include Lil Nas X, HAIM, Lil Uzi Vert, Diplo, Lil Baby, PinkPantheress, Pusha T, Joey Badass, and more. Gov Ball is also proud to welcome K-pop act Aespa, the very first from this genre in the festival’s history.
What is the food and beverage lineup for Governors Ball?
This year’s food and drink lineup is set to impress, highlighting many NYC local favorites! Besides the outstanding Queens Night Market which is set to appear, there will be iconic NYC staples like Roberta’s Pizza, The Halal Guys, Big Mozz, and so many more! Check out the full food lineup here!
What’s the best way to get Governors Ball?
The best way to get to Governors Ball is to take public transit! Attendees can take the 7 Train or LIRR to the Mets/Willets Point stop.
How can I get tickets to Governors Ball this year?
Tickets are available through Gov Ball’s website, and include GA, GA+, and VIP options. This year’s GA+ tier is brand new to the festival, which allows guests unlimited access to the GA+ Lounge with shade, relaxed seating and air-conditioned restrooms, exclusive bars and water refill stations, plus more.
The VIP tier includes even more elevated offerings, like exclusive lounges and viewing areas at each stage, storage lockers and mobile charging units, expedited entrance to the festival, and more.
What are the music set times for Governors Ball?
Fans can now check out set times via the Governors Ball app!
Are there Governors Ball afterparties?
There are! Governors Ball will be presenting their “After Dark” series presented by Bud Light from Thursday through Sunday. Artists like Saba and Sofi Tukker are expected to play late night sets! Check out the full lineup below.
What activations are at Governors Ball this year?
There are tons of activations and experiences to check out while you walk around the grounds this year! Some of our most anticipated ones include the Snapchat AR Photo Tower, Casa Bacardí, Aperol Spritz Piazza, The Electrolit Zone, and so many more!