The festival is set for May 3-5 at Tom Lee Park in Memphis, TN. The diverse lineup includes other chart-topping acts like Cardi B, Khalid, G-Eazy, Charlie Wilson, India.Arie, 6black, Big Boi, and more. The festival is sponsored by Bud Light, FedEx and Coca-Cola. Tickets are on sale now HERE.
“The Beale Street Music Festival saw more than 102,000 in Tom Lee Park last year with attendees from all fifty states and twenty-two countries. We wanted to offer an even bigger lineup in 2019 as our city celebrates its bicentennial, and we feel like this may be our best lineup ever,” said James L. Holt, President and CEO of Memphis in May. “The 2019 lineup features current chart-toppers and returning fan favorites who consistently draw large crowds to our unique setting on the Mississippi River.”
Tickets can be purchased through eventbrite.com and are sold now through April 19 as three-day passes for just $135 or single-day tickets for $55. A limited number of VIP passes are also available at eventbrite.com for $649 and provide access to exclusive viewing platforms near the main stages and in the Blues Tent, private “comfort station” restrooms, and light snacks and drinks (including limited alcoholic beverages) for all three days.
Now in its forty-third year, the Beale Street Music Festival has been recognized by Travel + Leisure magazine as one of their “Festivals Worth Traveling For,” named one of the nation’s top music festivals by Fuse TV five years in a row, one of the World’s Top Festivals by Fest300, and listed by Forbes as one of “5 Underrated Music Festivals You Should Attend.” Rolling Stone Magazine wrote Beale Street Music Festival “always has a full and eccentric line-up,” while the Wall Street Journal referred to the festival as “one of the largest parties in the United States, drawing people from all over the world to come experience a celebration of the birth of an expressive art form that materialized as the music of Memphis.” Having been featured on CNN and the BBC among others, and in everything from National Geographic to Playboy, the 2018 Beale Street Music Festival attracted more than 100,000 music fans to Memphis, TN from all 50 states and twenty-two countries.