New York Festivals 2016, 2017

Electric Zoo 2016

September 2, 2016

Randall's Island Park, New York, New York

New York City's most popular electronic music festival brings acclaimed artists from across the globe to perform their best music. It is open to everyone ages eighteen and above who love everything the genre has to offer. A splendid range of food from across the city's best restaurants will be available to hungry audience members... Read More
Fairport Music Festival 2016

October, 2016

Village of Fairport, Fairport, New York

The annual Fairport Music Festival combines music, food and fun for two great nights that support a great cause. Held near the Box Factory Building, the event offers more than 30 bands on four stages, with an eclectic mix of folk, indie, blues rock, original rock, funk and tribute bands. .. Read More
Rock N Roll Resort v5 2017

April, 2017

Hudson Valley Resort and Spa, Kerhonkson, New York

Local micro-brews, upcoming talent, and big-name bands make this festival one of the most vivid experiences in NY. In the tradition of punk, funk, tech and indie, RRR has become a favorite for smaller venue concert-goers. This festival focuses on the fusion of art, expression, and music. Enjoy performances by widely-recognized talent, and participate in events like the Silent Disco, and benefit mini-golf tournaments... Read More
Crossroads Guitar Festival 2017

April, 2017

New York, NY, New York, New York

The Crossroads Guitar Festival is a traveling music festival most frequently held in Madison Square Garden in New York City. Benefitting the Crossroads Rehad Centre, a drug treatment center founded by Eric Clapton, the primary goal of the festival is to showcase guitarists. Past guests include B.B. King, Joe Walsh, and Buddy Guy... Read More
Mysteryland Festival 2017

May, 2017

Bethel Woods Center For The Arts, Bethel, New York

A electronic music festival that has traveled the globe awaits in New York, bringing with it many influences from its travels. It is a festival that encourages cooperation in keeping the environment sustainable. The effort is sponsored by musicians, popular restaurants and many other organizations all working to achieve the same goal. Camping ground is available for all participants... Read More
Taste of Country Music Festival 2017

June, 2017

Hunter Mountain Ski Resort, Hunter, New York

Thousands of festival goers camp out each year in New York for the Taste of Country Music Festival. Located at Hunter Mountain, this multi-day festival celebrates country music as performers hit the stage to provide entertainment throughout the day. In between performances there is a variety of food and drinks, as well as other smaller attractions to check out... Read More
Farmborough Festival 2017

June, 2017

Randalls Island, New York, New York

This festival prides itself on being NYC's first 3-day country music festival. It takes place on the famous Randall's Island, and features a huge collection of the most popular contemporary country music stars. Though the music is the main draw for families from everywhere, this festival is a cornucopia of vendors, themed parks, and sightseeing opportunities. The festival also promotes package deals including daily concerts, stage access, ferry rides, and club VIP passes... Read More
Mountain Jam 2017

June, 2017

Hunter Mountain Ski Resort, Hunter, New York

One of the popular Catskill ski slopes in the winter, Hunter Mountain transforms into one of the regions premier music festivals to kick off the summer. The festival was originally organized as a one day tribute to independent rock radio station WDST. It has continued in that mold with a wide range of music focusing on rock and roots. Onsite camping as well as offsite accommodations are available... Read More
Governor's Ball Festival 2017

June, 2017

Randalls Island, New York, New York

Governor's Ball is a music festival in New York. Drawing performers from a multitude of genres, it is a great time for any and everyone involved. It features hip-hop, electronic, indie-rock, americana, pop, folk, rock, and a variety of other genres.It is held on Randal's Island in New York City... Read More
Governor's Ball Festival 2017

June, 2017

Randalls Island, New York, New York

Governor's Ball is a music festival in New York. Drawing performers from a multitude of genres, it is a great time for any and everyone involved. It features hip-hop, electronic, indie-rock, americana, pop, folk, rock, and a variety of other genres.It is held on Randal's Island in New York City... Read More
Allentown Art Festival 2017

June, 2017

Delaware Avenue between North Street and West Tupper Street, Buffalo, New York

The Allentown Art Festival has been an annual fixture in the Buffalo, NY area for well over fifty years. Starting in 1958, it was originally known as "The Buffalo Art Festival" until adopting its current name in 1966. Run by a small group of volunteers, its annual success depends on the focus on the featured art and vendors.. Read More
New York City Poetry Festival 2016

New York City Poetry Festival

July 30, 2016

Governors Island, New York, New York

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Old Austerlitz Blueberry Festival 2016

Old Austerlitz Blueberry Festival

July 31, 2016

Austerlitz Historical Society, Austerlitz, New York

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Marilla Motor Festival 2016

Marilla Motor Festival

July, 2016

Marilla, New York, United States, New York, New York

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Hudson Valley July Sangria Festival 2016

Hudson Valley July Sangria Festival

July, 2016

Benmarl Winery, Marlboro, New York

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Family Festival 2016

Family Festival

July, 2016

100 Barker Parkway , Newark, New York

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Soft Parade 2016

Soft Parade

July, 2016

B.B. King Blues Club and Grill, New York, New York

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Summer in Saratoga Craft ShowJuly 2016

Summer in Saratoga Craft ShowJuly

July, 2016

Congress Park - Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, Saratoga Springs, New York

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Arts in the Park 2016

Arts in the Park

July, 2016

Arrowhead Park , Inlet, New York

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Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival 2016

Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival

July, 2016

Durham, New York

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Massapequa Summer Festival 2016

Massapequa Summer Festival

July, 2016

Sunrise Highway Massapequa Railroad Station, Massapequa, NY, Massapequa, New York

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Great Neck Plaza Summer Festival 2016

Great Neck Plaza Summer Festival

July, 2016

On lot at Grace Avenue & Bond Street, Great Neck, NY, Great Neck, New York

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Finger Lakes Cheese Festival 2016

Finger Lakes Cheese Festival

July, 2016

Sunset View Creamery, Odessa, New York

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Rockaway Beach Super Boardwalk Festival 2016

Rockaway Beach Super Boardwalk Festival

July, 2016

Beautiful Beach , Rockaway Beach, New York

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VANS Warped Tour '15 Jones Beach 2016

VANS Warped Tour '15 Jones Beach

July, 2016

Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, New York

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About Festivals in New York

For any adventurous adults looking for festivals in New York, there will surely not be any moments of disappointment. Whether its music, movies, arts and crafts, wine, food tasting, or beer tasting, there are New York events to suit everyone's personal taste. Some popular New York music festivals to cure any music lovers insane need for rhythm are Taste of Country, Mountain Jam, Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival and the Electric Daisy Carnival. All music events in New York are great places to go to enjoy some down time with friends or to just check out new local bands looking to make their way into the music industry.

As beautiful as New York may be, the arts and crafts created in this state gives the scenery a run for its money. Every year New York hosts festivals such as Frieze Art Fair Sweet Spot where beautifully created pieces of art are displayed for guest viewing or even purchasing. Alongside of the art scene come New York's Famous film festivals. Some of the largest, most popular film festivals in NY are Columbia University Film Festival, New York Indian Film Festival and Scene: Brooklyn which is held every October and May of each year.