Hangout Music Festival is an annual three day music festival held in Gulf Shores, Alabama.
2012 line-up, news, rumours and our predictions
Confirmed head-liners so far include Dave Matthews Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Jack White.
To view the full line-up, click here.
2011 line-up and past editions
2011 highlights included Foo Fighters, Widespread Panic, My Morning Jacket, Cee-Lo Green, Easy Star All-Stars and Paul Simon.
To view past line-up highlights click here.
Many describe the event as the perfect music summer vacation, with cloudless blue skies, white sand and cool beach breezes, in a setting that Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl pointed out as "The only festival where you can go for a swim in the ocean after your sound check".
History and Facts
The first major music festival held on the beach in Alabama, the inaugural event in 2010 attracted almost 13,000-15,000 a day.
The attendance almost tripled the following year, with an attended cap of 35,000 adopted in reaction to safety fears.
Welcomed by the locals, the event reportedly generates $30 million for the Gulf Shores area economy.
Tickets and contacts
- Early Bird: $159 SOLD OUT!
- Advance: $194 Not Yet Available
- Regular: $209 Not Yet Available
This can all be purchased on the main website, but be advised to grab them as soon as you can, 2011 hangout sold out in advance.