This year's Governor's Ball Music Festival is a two-day event consisting of huge acts from various genres across the board. While the lineup on Saturday, June 23rd focuses slightly more on electronic acts such as Duck Sauce, Chromeo and Major Lazer, the first day will also see performances from Passion Pit, Kid Cudi, Atmosphere and Big Gigantic. Day two is all about rock and folk music - Beck, Modest Mouse, Explosions in the Sky and Fiona Apple are just a few of the most notable headliners.
Governor's Ball Music Festival 2012 Lineup
Saturday, June 23
Passion Pit (First NYC show in 2 years)
Duck Sauce (feat. A-Trak and Armand Van Helden)
Special Disco Version (James Murphy and Pat Mahoney of LCD Soundsystem)
Walk the Moon
Art vs Science
Nobody Beats the Drum
Sunday, June 24
Beck (First NYC show since 2008)
Explosions in the Sky
Cage the Elephant
Built to Spill
Governor's Ball will also feature awesome activities throughout the weekend, including a Silent Disco, Ping Pong, Beer Pong, Lawn Games, a photobooth and more! You'll also find a ton of great food options scattered around the festival grounds, including tasty cuisine from Luke's Lobsters, Wafels & Dinges, Asian Dog, Cool Haus, the Taco Truck, Phin & Phebes, Pie for the People, Food Freaks, Phil's Steaks, Hill Country Barbecue, Mexicue, Ports and free water stations to keep you nice and hydrated.
Curious what else is on the radar? Check out MetroWize's 2012 Music Festivals Guide!