This year's Mo Pop will take place on Saturday, July 25th and Sunday, July 26th. It has changed venues and will now take place at West Riverfront Park, on Detroit's Riverfront west of Cobo and the rest of Downtown Detroit. The exact location is 1801 W. Jefferson in Detroit. The festival will feature 2 stages, food trucks, local crafters selling their goods, a biergarten featuring microbrews and Michigan made beers, and Mo Tech, featuring "local hacker spaces, artists, start-ups, and inventors".
George Morris & The Gypsy Chorus, Coin, Ryley Walker, Ex Cops, Natalie Prass, Coasts, King Tuff, James Bay, Atlas Genius, Iron & Wine with Ben Bridwell, Brandon Flowers and Chromeo. Sunday's lineup includes ELEL, Dreamers, Sonny & The Sunsets, In The Valley Below, Givers, Wild Child, Viet Cong, Saint Motel, The Front Bottoms, Passion Pit, Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas and Modest Mouse! Holy smokes! To see set times for all of these great acts click here. And just because we absolutely love Chromeo, turn the sound up, press play on the video below, and dance!
If you would like to attend this year's Mo Pop festival you can pick your tickets up here. Single day passes are $69, a weekend pass is $99, or you can take advantage of the 4 pack of 2-day passes including 4 t-shirts for $199, quite the deal. But, we have an even better deal for you! Thanks to our amazingly awesome friends putting on Mo Pop we are giving away FOUR pairs of weekend passes to Mo Pop! That's right, we will draw 4 lucky winners that will get to head out to Mo Pop this weekend with a friend for FREE! To enter to win these tickets just email your name to firstname.lastname@example.org with Mo Pop in the subject. If you'd like to double your chances, hit us up on Social Media and let us know you want to win (Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram). We will draw our lucky winners the morning of the show and will let them know how to claim their prize.
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