Everything You Need to Know About The 2023 Governors Ball Music Festival

There's a good reason The Governor's Ball is considered New York's biggest party, and 2023's iteration of the annual music festival is set to be its most exciting yet.

Over the course of the three-day festival, fans are set to have their minds blown by performances by everyone from Lizzo and Kendrick Lamar to Aespa, Lil Nas X and Kim Petras, making this one of the events of the summer. Curious? Just keep scrolling for everything you need to know.

The Governors Ball

The Governors Ball is an annual music festival taking place in New York City every year, and for this year's 12th edition, some very big things are in store. The festival is all about featuring a wide array of artists and genres, melding hip-hop and indie music with electronic sounds, rock, pop, folk and more—and this year, they're also featuring their first-ever K-pop act with Aespa.

The main event runs from June 9 to June 11 in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, and the show will also feature late-night "After Dark" shows throughout the festival run. General admission starts at $139 per day, or $329 for the three-day package, with VIP, Platinum and Cabana packages also available for anyone who wants to attend in luxury. Find the full lineup below!


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Friday, June 9

  • Lizzo
  • Lil Uzi Vert
  • Haim
  • Diplo
  • Omar Apollo
  • Kim Petras
  • Metro Boomin
  • Ice Spice
  • Joey Bada$$
  • Eladio Carrión
  • 070 Shake
  • Tai Verdes
  • Saba
  • Alexander 23
  • PJ Morton
  • Michelle
  • Maxo Kream
  • Kaycyy
  • Matt Maltese
  • Awfbeat
  • School Of Rock Queens


Saturday, June 10

  • Odesza
  • Lil Baby
  • Aespa
  • Rina Sawayama
  • Lauv
  • Oliver Tree
  • Finneas
  • Kenny Beats
  • Koffee
  • Snail Mail
  • Amber Mark
  • Syd
  • Suki Waterhouse
  • Kennyhoopla
  • Lovejoy
  • Evan Giia
  • Sarah Kinsley
  • Flipturn
  • The Amazons
  • Zolita
  • Phatjazz


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Sunday, June 11

  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Lil Nas X
  • Giveon
  • Sofi Tukker
  • Pusha T
  • Girl In Red
  • Tems
  • Central Cee
  • Pinkpantheress
  • Black Midi
  • Sabrina Claudio
  • Léon
  • Phony Ppl
  • Cat Burns
  • Maude Latour
  • Coast Contra
  • Charlie Burg
  • Ella Jane
  • Haiku Hands
  • School Of Rock Brooklyn


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After Dark

Thursday, June 8

  • Saba – Sob's
  • Kick Off Splash Party – Summer Club

Friday, June 9

  • Metro Boomin –  Schimanski
  • Sofi Tukker – Marquee
  • Black Midi – Irving Plaza
  • Evan Gia – Lost In Paradise
  • Kaycyy (and special guests) –  Bowery Ballroom
  • Solid Disco With Sophia Eris – Summer Club Penthouse

Saturday, June 10

  • Phony Ppl – Irving Plaza
  • Haiku Hands – Drom

Sunday, June 11

  • Flipturn and Early Eyes -Mercury Lounge


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