Sweetwater 420 Fest

The 14th annual Sweetwater 420 Fest is back for the party of the year, and it is bigger and better than ever! The 3-day extravaganza is Georgia’s leading environmental, music, and arts festival.

Event Details
April 20th – 22nd, 2018

Location
Centennial Olympic Park
265 Park Ave W Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30313

Founded as an Earth Day celebration, the Sweetwater 420 Fest has become one of Atlanta’s biggest parties while celebrating sustainability in the community! This year’s festival has upped the ante with tasty brews, incredible food, and a memorable entertainment lineup.

FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS

MUSIC

The festival’s eco-friendly focus has grown stronger each year as Sweetwater’s initiatives continue to encourage Earth-friendly changes and positive impacts in how each person affects the environment. Live music will fill the event with back-to-back performances from headliners Umphrey’s McGee (two sets), Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sturgill Simpson, Vulfpeck, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, Papadosio, Anders Osborne, Spafford and Southern Avenue.

Additional performances include: Slightly Stoopid, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Dark Star Orchestra, Anders Osborne, Twiddle, Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, The Hip Abduction, and many more!

 

SWEETWATER 420 FEST 5K
Saturday, 8:30 a.m.

Work up an appetite for the festival’s food from Atlanta’s top vendors at the 5K race on Saturday morning! The 14th annual race is a certified Peachtree Qualifier, trailing through scenic Centennial Olympic Park. Back by popular demand this year, beer will be available to runners immediately after the race!

SWEETWATER EXPERIENCE

Step out of the sun and into the SweetWater Experience tent, a weekend-long craft beer centric event where you can taste your way through more than 25 unique styles of SweetWater beers and enjoy presentations on a variety of topics! 

  • Tastings of SweetWater’s year-round and select seasonal offerings
  • Samplings of specialty brews only available at 420 Fest including: experimental cask creations, barrel-aged brews, cellared Dank Tank series beers
  • Panel presentations, food pairings and Q&A sessions from SweetWater’s founder, brewers, and renowned industry friends/experts covering a variety of craft beer topics beyond what’s in the glass

EXPERIENCE MORE:  420 DISCO, FOOD, ARTISTS MARKET, AND MORE!

Don’t miss all the delicious local fare at the Food Village, dozens of artists at the Artists’ Market, high-energy dance music, electrifying audio-visuals, lasers, cyrogenics and live interactive performers on Planet 420 and Lyrics & Laughter stages!

TICKETS

  • General Admission 3-Day Pass: $138
  • General Admission Single-Day Pass:  $66
  • VIP Single-Day Pass: $170
    VIP Admission and includes all the General Admission perks, a premier viewing area of the main stage, private bar access with discounted drink prices, an oversized gaming area, entry to the Hammock Lounge, shaded lounge areas, access to discounted food, and more!
  • VIP 3-Day Pass: $392
    VIP Admission and includes all the General Admission perks, a premier viewing area of the main stage, private bar access with discounted drink prices, an oversized gaming area, entry to the Hammock Lounge, shaded lounge areas, access to discounted food, and more!

FESTIVAL HOURS

  • Friday
    1:00 p.m. 11:00 p.m. | Gates Open at 12:00 p.m.
  • Saturday
    12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. | Gates Open at 11:30 a.m.
  • Sunday
    12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. | Gates Open at 11:00 a.m.

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