VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Pharrell Williams tweeted a video that announced the line up for his Something in the Water festival, scheduled April 26 to April 28 in Virginia Beach.
The performances would be held at both the Oceanfront stages and at the Virginia Beach Convention Center.
Tickets for the festival go on sale Friday, March 8.
The line up, according to the video, included dozens of artists such as: Travis Scott, Missy Elliott, Migos, Maggie Rogers, Diplo, Pusha T, Janelle Monae, and Dave Matthews Band.
The full line up of 30 artists is as listed:
Lil Uzi Vert
Dave Matthews Band
Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals
Pharrell & Friends
Pop Up Church Service
In addition to the concert, the multi-venue festival will feature sports activities and panel discussions with thought leaders and forward-thinking brands.
Williams, a Virginia Beach native, first proposed the idea for the festival last fall. City officials hoped the festival would lead to a new start for the weekend which was marred last year when three people were shot.
“I think it’s the real answer with culturally-relevant solutions for a weekend that’s had some problems,” Virginia Beach City Councilman David Nygaard said.
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