There are a lot of festivals that are planned for 2019. Many of our clients prefer the luxury, comfort, and convenience that private aviation offers, allowing them to skip the long lines at commercial terminals by directly boarding their aircraft. You have the ability to load a private aircraft with camping gear and friends to attend a weekend festival together! If you are considering attending one of the following events, allow FairLifts to take care of the transportation aspect of your experience!
Enjoy interactive networking, innovative films, musicians, comedians, and more entertainment at this years SXSW festival in Austin, Texas on March 8th thru 17th.
This festival is the perfect five-day, indie rock festival showcases the soul of Boise, Idaho at multiple venues around the city. From March 20th thru 24th, there will be eight forts set up all within walking distance of each other. Alefort, Comedyfort, Filmfort, Foodfort, Hackfort, Kidfort, Storyfort, and Yogafort.
Ultra Music Festival is a three-day outdoor event that takes place in Miami, Florida. The electronic music festival was founded in 1999 by Russel Faibisch and Alex Omes and is named after the Depeche Mode 1997 album, Ultra. The event is scheduled to take place March 29th thru 31st.
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is an annual festival held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. The original idea of Coachella was started by the lead singer for Pearl Jam, Eddie Vedder when he was boycotting Ticketmaster venues for charging excessive service fees. The event, on two consecutive weekends, April 12th thru 14th and April 19th thru 21st, is known as one of the most famous, profitable music festivals in the United States and all over the world.
This outdoor, country music festival is also held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. It is the highest-grossing festival for country music in the world. This festival is scheduled to take place on April 26th thru 28th.
Shaky Knees was founded in 2013 by Tim Sweetwood in order to bring the best indie music festival to the city of Atlanta, Georgia. It originally began as a two-day event but because of the high demand for the event, they have added a third day. Taking place in Central Park, the festival is scheduled for May 4th thru 6th.
This festival is one that you don’t want to miss. It is the 5-year anniversary that will take place at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. Rolling Loud was known as the biggest rap event of 2018 and is expecting bigger and better things for their 2019 anniversary, May 10th thru 12th.
This annual three-day festival takes place on the public beaches of Gulf Shores, AL. Hangout includes numerous genres of music including indie, rock, alternative, and hip hop. The name originated from its sister restaurant The Hangout. The event is scheduled to take place May 16th thru 19th.
The versatile lineup and the quality of production of the Boston Calling festival are what gave it the title of one of the top 10 festivals in the U.S. The three-day festival is scheduled to take place on May 24th thru 26th at the Harvard Athletic Complex.
The BottleRock festival started as a 5-day event in 2013. Featuring 3 stages and 60 bands, it was the first large-scale music festival to be held in Napa Valley, California. VIP tickets for the 2019 event, set to be held May 24th thru 26th, are already sold out.
The Governors Ball, first launched in 2011, is a multi-day event that features an array of genres including rock, indie, Americana, pop, folk, and more. The festival takes place on Randall’s Island in New York. This year it is set to take place May 31st thru June 2nd.
This annual 4-day music festival is held on a 650-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee called Great Stage Park. There are multiple stages with live music featuring a diverse array of music genres including indie, classic rock, hip hop reggae, and so much more! The event is scheduled for June 13th thru 16th.
Over the span of four days, Firefly takes place in The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway with a 105-acre festival ground in Dover, Delaware. There will be over 100 performances with at least seven stages. The 2019 festival is scheduled for June 21st thru 23rd.
This 4-day music festival is based in Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois. The performances include a diverse musical event with numerous genres. It has provided a platform for political and non-profit groups. Lollapalooza is scheduled to take place August 1st thru 4th.
This annual event is held in the Black Rock Desert of northwest Nevada. The festival is described as an experiment of community and art, influenced by ten principles; radical inclusion, radical self-reliance, radical self-expression, communal effort, civic responsibility, gifting, decommodification, participation, immediacy and leave no trace. It is scheduled to take place August 25th thru September 2nd.
If you are planning to attend one of the festivals listed above, it is important to plan your methods of transportation well in advance. Airports are likely to be congested and frustrating, and you’ll want to start your music festival experience on the right foot. Helicopter charters are a great way to skip the hectic chaos of an airport while arriving at a grand event in a spectacular way!
You not only get a scenic, panoramic view of the festival grounds before arriving, but you also get bragging rights as very few people can say they showed up to a music festival in a helicopter.
Many people believe that helicopter charters are too expensive to even look into, however, with specials and group rates, transportation can start at as little as $500 per person, depending on the specific flight. With our extensive network of helicopter pilots around the country, our helicopter experts have the ability to find the most efficient and affordable pilots and aircraft to suit your travel needs.
This list only consists of the most popular festival events around the country. If there is one not listed, let us know, we have relationships with experienced pilots around the world and would be more than happy to accommodate your specific requests!