More than 16,000 people attended Grizzly Fest in 2018 along with 32 food trucks and a host of other food vendors and artists. Photo by Edward Smith
Written by The Business Journal Staff
Music fans rejoice! Grizzly Fest’s 2019 lineup has been announced.
This year, the two-day festival of music, food and arts will be headlined by rapper G-Eazy on Sunday, May 5 and Portugal. The Man on Saturday, May 4.
It will be held for the second year in a row at Woodward Park in Fresno. Other artists to perform include Schoolboy Q, Ziggy Marley, Young the Giant, Matt and Kim and Matisyahu.
Known for its 2017 hit, “Feel it Still,” Portugal. The Man broke records that year for the the most weeks spent at No. 1 – 20 weeks – on Billboard’s alternative songs chart.
Oakland, California’s G-Eazy came out with the 2016 hit “Me, Myself & I” featuring Bebe Rexha, which made to No. 1 on Billboard’s pop songs radio airplay chart.
Advance tickets are on sale now ranging from $130 for 2-day general admission all the way up to $489 for the Grizzly Platinum 2-day VIP Suite.
Last year, when rappers Nas and Snoop Dogg headlined the two-day festival along with alternative rock band Foster the People, the city allowed the festival to operate at Woodward Park for a $100,000 fee following a short-lived controversy concerning noise from residents in the area.
Over 16,000 people attended the two-day festival in 2018 along with 32 food trucks and a host of other food vendors and artists.