Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival 2024: Your Ultimate Music and Waterfront Experience Awaits!

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Published on February 20, 2024

Brace yourselves, music lovers! Wonderfront 2024 is back with a bang on its new May dates and set to light up the stunning San Diego waterfront on May 10-12. Get ready to immerse yourself in a whirlwind of electrifying performances, engaging activations, and endless vibes at San Diego’s premier music festival. 

According to Paul Thornton, CEO of Wonderfront, “Wonderfront 2024 is all about delivering an unparalleled experience that blends sensational performances with the vibrant energy of San Diego’s waterfront. We’re excited to showcase the hottest breakout artists and beloved industry veterans across multiple different genres, in one of the most unique festival destinations on the planet.” 

Picture this: a lineup that’ll blow your mind, featuring the hottest breakout artists and beloved industry veterans across rock, hip-hop, edm, pop, americana, alt country, jam and reggae. From Kaytranada’s infectious beats to Weezer’s iconic sounds, Beck’s eclectic stylings to JID’s raw energy, Mt. Joy’s jams to Dominic Fike’s swooning crowd favorites – Wonderfront 2024 promises a musical journey like no other. This year’s lineup is stacked with all great artists from the first performance each day to the last. 

Wonderfront is stacked every day with amazing live performances, from emerging breakout artists like Q, Paris Texas, Samm Henshaw, Abby Anderson, to new artists that are skyrocketing to the top like Channel Tres, joined by some of the hottest acts out there today in Carly Rae Jepsen, T-Pain, Milky Chance, Marcus King, Dayglow, Natasha Bedingfield, Bakar, and mixed in with some classic favorites like The Roots and Steel Pulse. There’s even a special rare performance by Action Bronson with Dr. Bachlava & the Human Growth Hormone (his full band). Continuing Wonderfront’s tradition and commitment to musical diversity and showcasing the hottest emerging talent…Friday kicks off with hip-hop, house,

and indie groove pop. On Saturday, dive into the power-pop rock of the 00s forward and the generation of indie pop rock it inspired. Sunday offers a unique lineup of organic grooves, smooth sounds deserving of the perfect sunset, and purpose-driven artists for the true music lover. 

“The Port of San Diego is excited to welcome back the Wonderfront Music and Arts Festival, and based on this year’s lineup, fans are in for an epic experience,” said Michael G. Brown, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at the Port of San Diego. “Not only does this event draw thousands of locals and visitors to San Diego Bay, it’s also a huge boon to our waterfront businesses and the local economy.” – Michael Brown, Vice President, Marketing & Communications, Port of San Diego 

Wonderfront isn’t just about the music – it’s a complete lifestyle experience. Dive into the heart of San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter and Little Italy for unforgettable after-parties and club shows, or embark on exclusive excursions like yacht parties, cruises, and sunset sails. Indulge in mouthwatering local culinary delights and craft beers and lots of participatory activities. 

But wait, there’s more! Let’s talk VIP. Wonderfront is rolling out the red carpet with an upgraded VIP experience. Imagine lounging in a VIP area right next to the main stages on one side and just 20 feet away from the waterfront on the other. Plus, gain access to a VIP Limo Boat for harbor party cruises and enjoy front row viewing at both main stages – expanded for 2024 to include even more space and multiple entrance/exit points. And that’s not all – dive into the VIP Hideaway Lounge space inside the new EDM Dance Club for an exclusive open-air club experience like no other. 

Weekend Passes and Single Day Tickets for Wonderfront 2024 are about to drop! Early Bird Pricing kicks off on Wednesday, February 21st at 10 am PST, so mark your calendars. General On sale begins on Friday, February 23rd at 10 am PST at the standard pricing. Join the WonderList for all the latest updates on tickets, to access your early bird presale code, artists, schedules, and information at Wonderfront Festival’s website

And for our out-of-town guests, we’ve got you covered with our Ticket & Hotel Travel Packages. Enjoy discounts of up to $300 on hotel rates, along with festival tickets and other exclusive experiences. It’s the perfect way to soak up the San Diego sun and enjoy everything Wonderfront has to offer. 

Don’t miss out on the ultimate celebration of music, arts, and the San Diego lifestyle at Wonderfront 2024! For more visit Wonderfront Festival’s website

For media inquiries and questions, please contact:

Esther Shepherd Director, Marketing & Sales Email: [email protected] 

About Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival 

Wonderfront is back with a bang! Get ready for a 3-day music, culinary, and arts extravaganza featuring over 80 bands across 7+ stages and yacht parties. Spread across the stunning San Diego waterfront, the festival promises an unforgettable experience for music lovers and beach enthusiasts alike. 

Wonderfront Festival Details: 

Dates: Friday-Sunday, May 10-12, 2024 Location: Wonderlust Events, LLC, 550 West B Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Funded in part with City of San Diego Tourism Marketing District Assessment Funds.

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