It’s almost that time again music fest connoisseurs. A3C [All 3 Coasts], Atlanta’s annual hip hop festival is celebrating its 10th run this October 8-12. Since its local inception, the festival has grown from a regional music showcase into a nationally renowned cultural celebration. Through examining and celebrating music, education, pro-audio, film, style and art, A3C as a brand has become a cross coastal conduit for networking and showcasing within the world of hip hop.
The festival lasts for approximately 5 days and takes place in over 30 venues in surrounding, relative neighborhoods throughout the metro Atlanta area including Downtown, Old 4thWard, Little 5 Points and East Atlanta Village. Over the years, the festival has become a ritualistic gathering of sorts, bringing musicians and music lovers alike together through the connectivity of music.
A3C is one of the largest hip-hop events in the world with performances from well over 500 artists, including: legends, rising stars, trendsetters, up-and-comers and aspiring talent from across the world.
Aside from general admission, 4 types of passes will be offered: Music passes (99$) for those who only want to experience performances, Learn and Grow passes for those more interested in networking, All Access passes (150$) for those in need of the full cultural experience and VIP passes (275$) for those needing to channel their inner boss.
Tickets for individual shows will be made available the day of, at the venue of choice. Show prices range from 10$ – 50$ and are determined based on the venue size and show itself. Tickets for single music days are 45$ (Oct 8-9, Wed/Thurs) and 55$ (Oct 10-11, Fri/Sat).
During the day festival goers will have access to panels, forums, and platforms hosted by icons, industry front-runners, organizations and brands at the Artist Center. Nights and evenings will be filled with exclusive parties, special events and performances by some of the best in hip hop across the world.
This year, A3C’s artist line-up includes Bun B, Juvenile, 9th Wonder, Rapsody, Makonnen, Elzhi, Jean Grae, B.o.B, Young Roddy, J.I.D., Forte Bowie, Organic Geniuses and so many more. Click here to download the full artist line up and schedule for A3C.
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