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Rap's Outkast To Perform at CounterPoint Festival in Bartow

The music and art festival set for April will include more than 75 acts.

Credit: CounterPoint Music & Arts Festival
Credit: CounterPoint Music & Arts Festival

Atlanta’s own Outkast highlights the line-up for the 2014 CounterPoint Music & Arts Festival, set for Kingston Downs in Bartow County, as the first confirmed hometown performance, according to the press release.  

The bill for the festival—set for Friday, April 25 through Sunday, April 27, at its new location—will include more than 75 acts, including Pretty Lights, Foster The People, STS9, J. Cole, Major Lazer, Krewella, and Big Gigantic, among others on four performance spaces.

The full 2014 CounterPoint Music & Arts Festival line-up is:

Outkast; Pretty Lights; Foster the People; STS9; J. Cole; Major Lazer; Krewella; Big Gigantic; Flux Pavilion; Above & Beyond; Matt & Kim; Thievery Corporation; A-Trak; Janelle Monae; Wolfgang Gartner; Sleigh Bells; Boys Noize; Flosstradamus;  Chance the Rapper; Griz; Shpongle; Phantogram; Moon Taxi; Run the Jewels (El-P & Killer Mike); Schoolboy Q; Papadosio; Rich Homie Quan; GTA; Tycho; St. Lucia;  The Revivalists; YACHT; Minnesota; Ott; The Polish Ambassador; Thundercat; Poolside; Wild Cub; Rubblebucket; Kill Paris; Congorock; Rustie; Hucci; Cashmere Cat; Nosaj Thing; Dan Croll; xxyyxx; Mayhem; Green Lantern; Butch Clancy; Lance Herbstrong; Tourist; Ratking; Jonas Rathsman; Watch the Duck; Kap Slap; Basic Vacation; JMSN; Pegboard Nerds; The Floozies; Thriftworks; Deep Cotton; Five Knives; Infinity Shred; Real Magic; Roman GianArthur; Bagheera; Skrause; Shreddie Mercury; Martina McFlyy; Chris Bushnell; BLKKMorris; Panther God; Ployd; The Difference Machine.

The press release continues:

This year, CounterPoint will debut its new 5,000-acre site featuring gorgeous campgrounds, the Georgia Eats Food Court, bars throughout the festival site (including the Craft Brew Garden), the CounterPoint Cares Nonprofit Center, carnival rides, the CounterPoint Arts Village, the official CounterPoint Merch Store, the CounterPoint Game Center, FREE water stations, and plenty of areas to relax and get shade.   

All bars are 21 years of age or older with valid ID.

A variety of onsite activities and events around the festival weekend will be revealed in the coming months.  In addition, daily shuttle service will be available from Atlanta (and other locations throughout the area), with prices beginning at $50. Further details will be announced as the festival nears. 

Three-day weekend tickets start at $180 and a variety of ticket and weekend packages are available for CounterPoint 2014, including 3-Day GA Tickets, three levels of VIP Packages, Luxury Camping Options (Glamping), Travel Packages (inclusive of lodging and day-to-day transport to and from the festival site) and parking passes. 

More information about tickets and layaway options can be found at counterpointfestival.com. Questions, comments or concerns regarding orders should go to Front Gate Tickets or by phone, 888-512-SHOW (7469) from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Saturday. 

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Beachbum January 16, 2014 at 08:27 AM
Wow that is quite the festival coming to little old Bartow County. Will have to check this out. Sounds like a great time!

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