JamBase | Editors | May 18, 2022
Whether you live in the heart of Manhattan or in one of the many communities making up the New York City metro area, you don’t have to look far to find music festivals happening near you.
Among the long-running fests happening again this year include the Great South Bay Music Festival celebrating its 14th anniversary, along with the 30th annual Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance and the 4th annual Ithaca Reggae Fest. Additionally, the Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival, which began in 2013, returns after going virtual in 2020 and postponing last year’s fest.
New events are also happening for the first time, like Marco Benevento’s Follow The Arrow festival, Keller Williams’s first Kamp Keller in the Berkshire Mountains and the Sound On Sound festival.
Other top New York are festivals happening this year include Governor’s Ball, Mystic River Jam, Michael Arone’s Crawfish Fest, Weekend At Bertha’s, Catskill Mountain Jubilee, Rock The Bells and Sea.Hear.Now.
Read on for the full list of the Top New York Area Festivals for 2022.