Ah, yes, with Denver looking like the inside of a snow globe right now, it seems only fitting for the folks at SnowBall Music Festival to reveal the first part of the lineup for the third edition of their annual mountain music festival. EDM and hip-hop heads will be stoked. Pretty Lights and Big Gigantic represent the home state, while Kendrick Lamar and Zion I bring the boom-bap to SnowBall's new home in Winter Park. Keep reading to see what other acts have been announced.
With more than sixty acts slated to perform on four stages over the course of three days, Friday, March 8, through Sunday, March 10, SnowBall will have quite a few more acts to announce in the comings weeks. While special advance pre-sale tickets have already sold out, discounted holiday tickets ($149) and advance VIP tickets ($164) are on sale now through January 1. Below is the first wave of acts just announced:
Big Gigantic Zion I Portugal. The Man Kendrick Lamar Datsik Flosstradamus Rubblebucket Porter Robinson Crizzly w/ Lil Flip Pretty Lights
Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.