North Coast 2014 to Celebrate 5 Year Anniversary with Kid Cudi, Snoop Dogg, Bassnectar, and More

posted by Ilana Dadras on May 01, 2014

Snoop Dogg 2012 by Marjana Jaidi

Chicago, Illinois -- North Coast Music Festival is coming up on its 5 year anniversary this August, and the initial lineup is certainly one worth celebrating.  

Bassnectar, Kid Cudi, STS9, and Snoop Dogg will headline the 3-day event, with support from artists like Alesso, Washed Out, Chet Faker, Nicky Romero, and Little Dragon. Additional confirmed acts include Zeds DeadDada LifeDr. DogSlightly StoopidAction Bronson, and Showtek. The full lineup will feature everything from hip-hop and EDM to indie and jam bands - check out the lineup so far below.

North Coast will take place in Chicago's Union Park from August 29-31. The festival has expanded its grounds this year by opening up new parts of the park, in addition to reconfiguring its stages and traffic flow. 

Tickets are on sale now, and the first-tier pricing is super affordable. A limited amount of GA 3-Day passes are going for $149 plus fees, after which they'll be bumped up $20, and then $20 again. VIP 3-Day passes are currently $279.

Full Lineup So Far: Bassnectar, Kid Cudi, STS9, Snoop Dogg, Alesso, Nicky Romero, Dada Life, Zeds Dead, Dr. Dog, Little Dragon, Slightly Stoopid, The New Deal, Adventure Club, Griz, Showtek, Wolfgang Gartner, W&W, Action Bronson, Boombox, Cashmere Cat, Chet Faker, Emancipator Ensemble, The Floozies, Future Islands, Future Rock, Keys n Krates, Lettuce, Papadosio, Riff Raff, Washed Out, What So Not, Wild Belle, Autobody, Bad Bad Not Good, Break Science, Cosby Sweater, Dopapod, Grandtheft, J Phlip, Midnight Conspiracy, The Motet, Muzzy, The Nth Power, Ookay, Orchard Lounge, Porn and Chicken, ProbCause, Thibault, Tourist, Wick-it the Instigator, Zebo