Just announced -- The Sweetlife Festival 2011 is coming to Merriweather on Sunday, May 1, and what an amazing line-up of acts: The Strokes, Girl Talk, Lupe Fiasco, Crystal Castles, Cold War Kids, Ra Ra Riot, Walk the Moon, U.S. Royalty and Modern Man. More info on all these groups can be found here.
For those unfamiliar with The Sweetlife Festival...
[It's] an annual celebration of flavorful music, wholesome food, and thoughtful living. A festival with a soul, the day will not only rock you with top national talent, but will delight your tastes with delicious and hearty grub from local farmers, and sing to your conscience by vowing to be a carbon neutral event. The Sweetlife Festival is presented by sweetgreen, Washington D.C. based restaurant group that leads the national charge in sourcing delicious local and organic ingredients, with an underlying commitment to the environment, and their community.
Sunday, May 1, at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. Gates at noon. Tickets are $55 general admission and go on sale Friday, March 18 through Ticketfly.