• Michelle Hebert

Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival lineup announced

The lineup for the 2018 Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival has been announced. Over 60 bands and artists will perform. Arcade Fire, Bassnectar, Halsey, and Travis Scott were announced as the headliners.

This marks the third year for the annual festival, which will take place on March 1st through 4th at Sunshine Grove, Okeechobee, Fl., multiple sources reported. According to the Tallahassee Democrat, the gates open at noon on March 1st and close at noon on March 5th. Both of the previous festivals sold out, and about 69 thousand people attended, the Tallahassee Democrat reported.

Music, art installations, yoga, meditation, and local culinary treats can all be found at the festival. Yogachobee, which is within the festival’s ChobeeWobee village, is a popular place to go for a Thai Massage, Yoga class, talk on Herbalism, three-part progressive Earth Arts workshop, ceremony around the fire, or simply a cup of tea, the website states.

In the lineup of the artists performing, PoWow is mentioned. PoWow is a mash-up collaboration featuring special guests which takes place during the festival. The artists and special guests who are a part of this year’s PoWow lineup have been announced. The list of performers can be found on the event’s website.

One general admission ticket costs $269, but other tickets are available at a higher price. Car parking passes, camping passes, and RV parking passes are available to purchase for the festival.