Governors Ball occupies a unique place among summer concerts in NYC. Consider the competition: Central Park SummerStage blankets all five boroughs with a mix of well-curated niche acts; BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! carries out a similarly eclectic mission from its Prospect Park home base; Northside Festival corners the north Brooklyn indie market. Gov Ball, on the other hand, is a bona fide big-tent music festival. The event brings big-name rappers, beloved veteran acts, rising pop stars and more to Randalls Island. Here’s our complete guide to the Gov Ball experience.
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When is Governors Ball?
Governors Ball 2019 takes place Friday, May 31 to Sunday, June 2, 2019.
Where is Governors Ball?
Governors Ball is held at Randalls Island Park, Randalls Island.
What’s the best way to get to Governors Ball?
Shuttle and ferry passes can be purchased on festival’s official website, but you can also get to Randalls Island by subway, bus, bike or Uber.
Who is performing at Governors Ball this year?
As always, thus year's lineup is full of internationally-renowned names alongside fiery up n' comers. Headlining this summer you'll find The Strokes, Florence + The Machine and Tyler, the Creator. Catch the rest of the stacked day-by-day bill below.
Governors Ball 2019 Lineup
How do I get tickets to Governors Ball?