After successfully transforming Spring Awakening from a one-night event to a three-day electronic music festival, React Presents is ready to introduce fans to the first annual Summer Set Music and Camping Festival. Taking place in Somerset, Wisconsin the weekend of August 24th-26th, it features a stacked dance lineup plus special performances by hip-hop legends Nas and Black Star (Mos Def & Talib Kweli). three stages including a 3,000 capacity hockey rink and a lazy river bordering the grounds. The music begins at 3pm on Friday afternoon and ends early Monday morning.
Both general admission ($126.47) and VIP tickets ($339.98) are still available through Clubtix. Additional tickets will be required in order to park and camp on the festival grounds. Campers will have two options for camping, VIP and General Admission (more info). If you don’t feel like camping, you can find some hotel options in both Stillwater and Hudson.
Headlining this year’s festival will be Pretty Lights, Umphrey’s Mcgee and Big Gigantic. Also included on the bill are major players like GRiZ, Infected Mushroom, MSTRKRFT, Zed’d Dead, RJD2 with Break Science, Lotus, Two Fresh, Paper Diamond and Gabriel & Dresden. The full schedule is now available as well as the on-site afterparties each night.
Each of the after-hours events will take place in a 3,000 capacity hockey rink located on the grounds. Known as EDM Arena, the rink will be transformed into the ultimate after-party with special appearances each night. Kicking off the weekend will be acts from Alvin Risk, Blake Jarrell, and Chicago’s LoBounce. Saturday and Sunday will feature GRiZ, Midnight Conspiracy, Ftampa, Claude von Stroke, and Nadastrom. There are a limited amount of 3-day afterparty tickets available for $56.60 on Clubtix before each show is sold individually for $24.
Summer Set Music & Camping Festival 2012 Map