This weekend (May 20-21), the first annual TREASURE FEST will take place in Charlotte, NC showcasing over 60 independent bands from all over the East Coast.
A weekend pass for Friday and Saturday is now available for just $25. Grab your tickets here and support a strictly DIY festival, free from corporate sponsorship and where all profit goes directly to the amazing bands involved.
Treasure Fest will feature a ton of amazing up-and-coming and established indie / punk artists from different DIY backgrounds, including Algernon Cadwallader, Daytrader, Restorations, Snowing, 1994!, Everyone Everywhere, The Tim Version, Monument, Landmines, Worn In Red, Annabel, Yardwork, Red Collar, Campaign, Mose Giganticus and many more.
You can view the full lineup here and the complete schedule here.
While walk-up tickets are available at each venue, buying an early weekend pass ensures entrance to every show. As an added bonus, advance ticket purchases will automatically be entered in a raffle to win various prize packs boasting some incredible items (lots of test pressings and vinyl releases!) from some of the bands and labels involved, including Tiny Engines, Sorry State, Self Aware and Lunchbox Records. You can view a complete list of prizes here.
Finally, the 46 of the bands playing Treasure Fest have contributed one song a piece to a free MP3 Compilation which is now available to download for a limited time. To view a track listing and to grab the comp, go here.