Music Midtown 2018 Schedule, Gate Info and More!

Everything you need to know right here!

September 14, 2018

We've searched around the interwebs and gathered up the most pertinent information that you will need over the next few days for Music Midtown 2018.

We have schedules, rules, what to bring, what not to bring, how to get there, where to go once you are there, etc, etc.

(Subject to change)

Saturday

Roxy Stage

  • 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Mattiel
  • 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – lovelytheband
  • 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. – BØRNS
  • 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. – The Revivalists
  • 9:30 p.m. – Fall Out Boy

Great Southeast Music Hall Stage

  • 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Arthur Buck
  • 4:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. – First Aid Kit
  • 6:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. – Kacey Musgraves
  • 8:45 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. – Portugal. The Man

Cotton Club Stage

  • 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Yuno
  • 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. – SAINt JHN
  • 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. – Chromeo
  • 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. – AWOLNATION

SalesForce Stage

  • 1:45 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. – The Aces
  • 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. – Twin Shadow
  • 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. – Rainbow Kitten Surprise
  • 7:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. – Thirty Seconds to Mars
  • 9:45 p.m. – Post Malone

 

Sunday

Roxy Stage

  • 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Lyric Rachae (Berklee College of Music)
  • 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – K.Flay
  • 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. – Butch Walker
  • 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. – Foster The People
  • 8:30 p.m. – Imagine Dragons

Great Southeast Music Hall Stage

  • 1:45 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. – Black Pistol Fire
  • 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. – A R I Z O N A
  • 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. – Bazzi
  • 7:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. – Khalid

Cotton Club Stage

  • 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Robert DeLong
  • 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Maggie Rogers
  • 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. – Billie Eilish
  • 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. – Sylvan Esso

Great Southeast Music Hall Stage

  • 1:45 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. – Black Pistol Fire
  • 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. – A R I Z O N A
  • 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. – Bazzi
  • 7:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. – Khalid

SalesForce Stage

  • 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. – SiR
  • 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Two Feet
  • 4:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. – Janelle Monáe
  • 6:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. – Gucci Mane
  • 8:45 p.m. – Kendrick Lamar

WHAT TIME DOES MUSIC MIDTOWN START EACH DAY?

The doors open at 12 Noon -- rain or shine this show is happening!

WHERE ARE THE FESTIVAL GATES?

There are four entrance gates into the festival grounds:

  • The Charles Allen Gate located at the corner of 10th Street and Charles Allen Drive.
  • The Lakeside Gate is available to attendees coming from Monroe and Park Drives.
  • The 10th Street Gate located across from Grady High School.
  • The 12th Street Gate located at 12th Street and Piedmont.

WHERE SHOULD I PARK?

Park. BWHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA...

Seriously, though. Don't.

Attendees are being encouraged to walk, run, bike, use Uber / Lyft or use MARTA. There is a bicycle valet that is available near the Charles Allen Gate entrance, so your bicycle will be safe.

Parking, should you feel the need to undertake this endeavor, can be reserved in the 10th Street Parking Deck -- but it's very limited. Click here to reserve a spot. Good luck with that.

MARTA

The nearest stations are Midtown and Arts Center. MARTA also has handicap parking and shuttle services. Please use MARTA. We're begging you.

STREET CLOSURES?

Yes, there will be various street closures throughout the festival. There will be electronic signs on 10th St, 14th St, and on Monroe Dr.

WILL THERE BE FESTIVAL LOCKERS?

Yes, Music Midtown will provide lockers with universal phone chargers inside them -- and attendees can their belongings there overnight. Lockers are available for pre-order here.

WILL RE-ENTRY BE ALLOWED?

Yes, re-entry into Piedmont Park is permitted, but you must have your wristband scanned when you exit in order to get back in the same day. Standard festival policy.

WHERE IS THE BOX OFFICE?

There are two box office locations:

  • Beltline Side/Grady Stadium Box Office at Grady Stadium on Monroe Drive between 10th Street and 8th Street
  • MARTA Side / 12th Street Box Office at the Piedmont Park Community Center at the 12th Street and Piedmont entry to Piedmont Park

WHERE IS WILL CALL LOCATED?

Will Call will be located at the ticket booth at the corner of 10th Street and Charles Allen Drive, across from the Charles Allen Gate.

GO CASHLESS

Smart way to handle your finances this weekend. You will be able to activate your concert wristband and sign up for Music Midtown Cashless, hosted by Bank of America. You can pay for drinks, food, and merchandise with your wristband all weekend. For iPhone users, Apple Pay is the fastest way to pay and get back to the music. To activate your wristband and register for MM Cashless, click here.

WHAT'S ALLOWED:

  • Bags made of clear plastic that are not bigger than 14 x 11 x 5 inches
  • One-gallon clear zip-top bags
  • Small clutch bags
  • Wrist packs, fanny packs or similar
  • Empty hydration packs
  • Binoculars
  • Point-and-shoot cameras
  • One factory-sealed water bottle
  • Blanket, sheet or towel

WHAT'S NOT ALLOWED:

  • Food or drinks
  • Alcohol
  • Glass or metal containers of any kind
  • Fabric backpacks or multi-pocket bags
  • Video or audio recording equipment of any kind
  • Unauthorized vendors
  • Selfie-sticks, GoPros, and tripods
  • Cameras with detachable lenses
  • Drones or aircraft
  • Strollers
  • Anything illegal or disruptive
  • Hammocks or slacklines
  • Carts or wagons
  • Pets/animals (service animals are allowed)
  • Skateboards, scooters, bikes, and cars
  • Aerosol cans
  • Propane lanterns
  • Nitrous or C02 tanks (huh?)
  • Tents, canopies or shade structures of any kind (so wear your sunscreen!)

THERE WILL BE GREATER SECURITY THIS YEAR!

  • Arrive Early: Arrive in advance of the scheduled door time in order to allow ample time to enter the festival.
  • Inspection: Be prepared for inspection as you enter the festival -- including walking through a metal detector. Permitted bags will be searched and may slow down your entry time.
  • Travel Light: To provide a safer environment for festival goers and expedite entry into the festival.
  • Take Notice: Upon entry into the festival, make yourself familiar with the festival’s layout, taking special notice of the nearest exit.
  • See Something? Say Something: If you see something suspicious or out of place, please notify festival security immediately.
  • Be Nice: Please respect those around you, as well as yourself.

SMOKING ALLOWED?

Smoking onsite is not permitted as per Atlanta’s smoking ban in public parks in accordance with the Georgia Smoke-free Air Act of 2005.

ARE PETS ALLOWED?

Leave your pets at home. They're cute, cuddly and we know they like to get out and do things too... so bring them to Woofstock in a few weeks. But leave them at home this weekend. This is not only for the safety and convenience of attendees but also for the well-being of your pets. Of course, service animals (with credentials) will be allowed.

HERE'S YOUR VIP & SUPER VIP INFORMATION, FOR YOU HIGHROLLERS!

  • Guests with Super VIP tickets can enter at any gate, there is also a specially designated Super VIP entrance located on 10th Street.
  • Guests with VIP tickets may enter at all gates. Your wristband is not transferable, so no one else can use it during the festival.
  • The VIP Club is located between all 4 stages and features VIP food options, complimentary food trucks, bar service including complimentary beer and wine, exclusive VIP bathrooms, along with a relaxation area.
  • There will be exclusive VIP viewing areas at all stages. These roped off areas will be standing room only. There are no seats in the VIP viewing areas.

WHAT'S THE FESTIVAL FOOD LIKE?

The festival offers a wide variety of food and beverages prepared onsite all weekend. Pero’s Pizza, The Loaded Taco, Siva’s Midtown, Soul Vegetarian, Gypsy Brewhouse, The Pickle, Island Noodles, The Best of the Wurst, Willy’s Mexicana Grill, Bhojanic, King of Pops and more will be there.


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WHAT ABOUT PATRONS WITH DISABILITIES?

Accessible parking is available in surrounding pay and private lots of the festival site. The far right lane at every gate will be accessible. Music Midtown has two accessible viewing platforms. There will be seating and accessible bathrooms. To learn out more, click here.

WILL THERE BE ATM'S THERE?

There will be ATMs throughout the festival site. But it's 2018. Do that stuff on your phone.