Spring Awakening Music Festival (SAMF) is thrilled to announce this year’s official after parties! Tickets to all afters will go on sale this Wednesday, May 24th at 10am CST. From Chicago’s most popular and intimate nightclubs including the MID, Prysm, Smart Bar and Sound-Bar, to concert venues like the legendary House Of Blues and Concord Music Hall, there are a plethora of shows throughout the weekend to keep the party going after the festival ends. 3-Day SAMF passes are almost sold out so grab your tickets now if you haven’t already.
Sunday School, the longstanding series known for its defining takeovers at events like Mysteryland and Electric Zoo, will be curating its own lineup of diverse talent during this year’s Spring Awakening, providing the “festival within a festival” atmosphere that’s made it famous. Headlining the action will be famed North London duo Gorgon City, as they return to Chicago for a raucous set atop the Sunday School Stage decks.
Acclaimed music publication Dancing Astronaut will host their debut branded stage at this year’s SAMF, featuring an all-star lineup of DJs from the highest realms of EDM stardom. At the top of the bill for Dancing Astro’s stage takeover will be none other than Benny Benassi, longstanding icon of electronic music and creator of some of the genre’s most celebrated hits. Best known for his 2002 classic “Satisfaction,“ Benny Benassi continues to dominate the top tier of production and DJing prowess. As he shuts down the evening, fans are invited to immerse themselves in the soaring house melodies and pounding electro madness late into the night.
Spring Awakening Music Festival (SAMF) is proud to announce the 2017 dates and location for the sixth installment, taking place June 9-11. This summer, the largest all-electronic music festival in the Midwest will return to its beautiful new location at Addams/Medill Park in Chicago, IL.
React Presents is ecstatic to announce the celebrated return of the official Spring Awakening Music Festival DJ Competition for the fifth consecutive year! This time, one Grand Prize Winner will receive both a coveted slot on stage for a live set in front of the event’s warm base of attendees and three VIP weekend passes.