The highly anticipated Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco this year will take place August 11 - 13, on the western side of the city in Golden Gate Park.
Headliners for 2017 include Metallica, The Who, and Gorillaz. Other performers include Lorde, A Tribe Called Quest, and and Alt-J.
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Around 70 bands will perform again this year. Here is a list of performers set to schedule. This list may change including additional performers throught the Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco 2017.
METALLICA | THE WHO | GORILLAZ | LORDE
A TRIBE CALLED QUEST | ALT-J | QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE
ABOVE & BEYOND | FLEET FOXES | EMPIRE OF THE SUN
THE AVETT BROTHERS | BELLE AND SEBASTIAN | SOLANGE
FUTURE ISLANDS | SCHOOLBOY Q | YOUNG THE GIANT | REBELUTION
LITTLE DRAGON | VANCE JOY | KAYTRANADA | BLEACHERS | TOVE LO
ACTION BRONSON | SLEIGH BELLS | LOUIS THE CHILD | ROYAL BLOOD
SHOVELS & ROPE | THUNDERCAT | DAWES | WARPAINT | DR. OCTAGON
RAG'N'BONE MAN | BOMBA ESTEREO | REAL ESTATE | RAC
JAMES VINCENT MCMORROW | TEMPLES | K.FLAY
HAMILTON LEITHAUSER | MAGGIE ROGERS | SOFI TUKKER | FOXYGEN
HOW TO DRESS WELL | SOHN | ELECTRIC GUEST | GOLDROOM
HUNDRED WATERS | NONAME | KHRUANGBIN | KAMAIYAH
S U R V I V E | KALI UCHIS | SAN FERMIN | JOSEPH
THE JAPANESE HOUSE | LEE FIELDS & THE EXPRESSIONS
THE LEMON TWIGS | SWET SHOP BOYS | MUNA | MON LAFERTE
GRACE MITCHELL | PORCHES | JACOB BANKS | MONDO COZMO
MARCO BENEVENTO | FRENSHIP | JOHN MORELAND | SAM DEW
OLIVER TREE | LAWRENCE | THE SHE'S | BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC
Click the links below for ticketing information.
In addition to the music, Outside Lands is also one of the most talked-about food, wine, and beer festivals in the country.
The Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco draws several high-end restaurants and food trucks to the park. You can find everything from classic grilled cheese sandwiches to Malaysian nachos.
This year, there are more than 50 restaurants and 10 food trucks signed up. Each one offers their two to three most popular dishes.
In addition, this year also features areas dedicated to chocolate (Choco Lands) and cheese (Cheese Lands).
Here are just some of the vendors you will find at the Outside Lands Festival.
This year's Wine Lands area will include almost 150 wines from more than 30 producers. The list includes local California wines from producers such as Hess Collection, Ridge, and AP Vin. Other wineries this year include Hobo Wine Company, Ghost Pines, and Tin Barn.
You will also find some of the best craft beers on the west coast. In total, more than a dozen breweries are already signed up to serve their frosty concoctions.
Local breweries such as 21st Amendment Brewery, Anchor Brewing Company, and Magnolia Brewery will have their beers for sale. You can also find others from Lost Coast Brewery, North Coast Brewing, and Social Kitchen & Brewery.
It wouldn't be a true festival in San Francisco without pieces from local artists on display. This year, you can see live painting, three dimensional installations, and visuals from other surprise guests.
With thousands of people attending, you will want to either grab a hotel near the park or find a good route via public transit. Here are a few details to help you decide.
Your next best option is to stay near the city center, where you can easily catch public transit to the festival. Click the links below to find very centrally located recommendations.
Around the City
The festival is in three areas of the park: Polo Field, Hellman Hollow, and Lindley Meadow. Here is a map showing its location.
If you decide you need to take a break from the Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco, you can check out some of the other great attractions and activities in Golden Gate Park. These include everything from the California Academy of Sciences to Ocean Beach. Discover more things to see and do here.