Our friends at the North Coast Music Festival are excited to announce the daily artist lineup for the 3rd installment of Chicago’s massive farewell to summer. Those headed to Union Park over labor day weekend to celebrate Summer’s Last Stand will get down with the likes of Axwell, Knife Party, Paul Oakenfold, Girl Talk, Alesso, Pretty Lights, Steve Angello, Steve Aoki and many others. Check out the full daily lineup at North Coast Festival.

North Coast Music Group is a collaboration of independent promoters in Chicago and this festival is meant to be a celebration of all music and walks of life. Single day tickets are now available and three-day passes are almost sold out! Get your tickets now from clubtix.

In an effort to show their support for local talent and creativity, the NCMG is also excited to announce three contests:

Starting on July 23rd, fans can login into www.Do312.com and vote once per day for their favorite artists! On August 2nd, votes will be tallied and the Top 5 Vote Getters and the Top 5 Judges’ Picks will be chosen to round out our 10 finalists. These finalists will each play a short set on August 7th at the Mid, 306 North Halsted. Wow the judges, and one band, one MC, and one DJ will join the main stage line up!

Partnered with the Art Institute of Illinois and Wisconsin, the NCMG invites students to compete in five different design categories to create official festival merchandise, posters, videos, and more! They can win tickets to the festival, official merchandise, and have their work displayed and sold at the festival! Head here for more information!

Finally, the first annual Coastie Character Contest is among us! To enter, dress up like one of the ten North Coast Music Festival Characters and post the picture on the North Coast Music Festival Facebook page.

There is no better way to end the summer than with by surrounding yourself with amazing music and those who celebrate it. Summer’s Last Stand looks to be a immense weekend, so get your tickets soon!

elektro will be announcing a contest to win tickets and MORE to this amazing festival.

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