Dusk Music Festival
|Dusk Music Festival|
|Genre||Rock, indie, hip hop, EDM|
4501 North 1st Avenue
Tucson, Arizona 85718
|Founded by||Steve Stratigouleas, John Rallis, Page Repp, and Pete Turner|
The Dusk Music Festival is an annual music and arts festival held at Rillito Park in Tucson, Arizona. It was founded by Steve Stratigouleas, John Rallis, Page Repp, and Pete Turner in 2016. Dusk Music Festival showcases internationally-known musical artists, as well as local artists from Arizona.
The event features many genres of music, including rock, indie, hip hop, and electronic dance music, as well as art installations and sculptures, including an art mural and a cactus garden. Other activities include an arcade and a silent cinema. Food is served exclusively by local Tucson restaurants. The Dusk Stage hosts live music throughout the day.
The inaugural Dusk Music Festival was held on Saturday, October 22, 2016. The performers were Luna Aura, Gaby Moreno, Wild Belle, Calexico, A-Trak, DJ Mustard, Danny Brown, Matt and Kim, and RL Grime.
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