Governor’s Island Concerts – Opening the concert season on May 27, the former military base will welcome some of the hottest musical acts in the industry. There will also be a variety of athletic events and food shows throughout the summer. Among the top billings for summer concerts are Big Boi and The Dave Matthews Band. The venue also has indie concerts scheduled as well as a unique unicycle festival.
Governor’s Island Concerts are well known and typically attract thousands of people to events each year. This year, the big show will feature Dave Matthews in a three-day festival. Other appearances will be made by Dispatch and Roots and Moe. This year, Governor’s Island has extended hours and will be open on holiday Mondays in addition to Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The concerts scheduled for this summer are expected to attract many people and having Dave Matthews will be a huge selling point. The Governor’s Ball Music Festival will include performances from Big Boi, Girl Talk and will have a DJ set by Passion Pit.
With some of the biggest names, the season will open up with a bang and last throughout the summer.
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