Quick facts on the 80/35 Music Festival 2016



Zach Boyden-Holmes/Juice Fans saint for Wu Tang Clan on the second day of 80/35 Saturday, July 6, 2013.

Noah Cary

When: Friday and Saturday, July 8 and 9, 2016

Where: Western Gateway Park in downtown Des Moines.

What is it: An indie and jam music festival that will feature nearly 50 national, regional and local bands.

When does it start: 5:00 p.m. on Friday and noon on Saturday.

When do tickets go on sale: March of 2016

Previous acts at this festival: Weezer, Wilco, Cake, Conor Oberst, David Byrne & St. Vincent, Wu-Tang Clan, Death Cab for Cutie, The Avett Brothers, Girl Talk, of Montreal, The Flaming Lips, Ben Harper, The Roots, Deerhunter, Umphrey’s McGee, Yeasayer, Leftover Salmon, Black Francis, Yonder Mountain, Atmosphere, Titus Andronicus and more.

Who sponsors it: U.S. Cellular

Organized by: the Des Moines Music Coalition (DMMC), a non-profit movement committed to building a stronger and more diverse live music economy.

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