A3C Hip Hop Festival – Dates: Early October – Submit to Perform

AthFest – Dates: Mid to late June

“The Athens Music and Arts Festival is a highly acclaimed event held annually in historic downtown Athens, GA, a town long renowned for its thriving music scene. For the past 15 years, AthFest has used the festival to showcase the best in regionally and nationally recognized Athens-based talent.” – Submit to Perform

Atlanta Mess Around – Dates: Late April

AURA Fest – Dates: Mid February

Bragg Jam – Dates: Late July

“Georgia’s ultimate summer music festival where, rain or shine, 56 bands take on 15 stages and put on one unforgettable shows after another in a jam-packed, rock, blues and soul-infused night.”

Drive-Invasion Festival – Dates: Early September – Submit to Perform

Festival on Ponce – Dates: Early April and mid October

 “The Festival on Ponce is an Atlanta arts and crafts festival set in the historic park, Olmsted Linear Park. Visitors will enjoy the gorgeous landscape designed by one of America’s most celebrated landscape architects, Fredrick Olmsted Sr. along with over 125 displays of fine arts and crafts, folk and “outsider art”. In addition to the fine arts, there will be a children’s area and local food and beverage.” – Submit all performance inquiries to

Little 5 Points Halloween Festival & Parade – Dates: Mid October

 “The Little 5 Points Halloween Festival & Parade is the signature Halloween festival in the southeast and one of the top ten Halloween events in the country. It is staged in Little 5 Points, Atlanta’s premiere business, arts and music district. Each October, over 35,000 people flock to Little 5 Points to enjoy great food and drink, live entertainment and the best Halloween parade in the South!”

Meltasia Music Festival – Dates: Early September

ONE MusicFest – Dates: Mid September

Oysterfest – Dates: Mid to late February

ProgPower USA Festival – Dates: Mid September

Savannah Stopover Festival – Dates: Early March

“The four-day festival merges music, visual arts, technology, and film components – much in the spirit of SXSW itself – in an intimate, historical setting and at a price unrivaled by any similar music festival.”

SweetWater 420 Fest – Dates: Mid April

 “The SweetWater 420 Fest is more than just music and fantastic beer, it about making positive changes in the way each and every person affects the earth.”

Wrecking Ball Festival – Dates: Early August