Escape to New York Festival, the first annual art, music and interactive performance weekend taking place August 5th through 7th near Southampton, NY, and created by the founder of the UK’s Secret Garden Party, has announced their Friday and Saturday line-ups, a hefty blend of timeless musicians and summery greats. Patti Smith, Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, The Vaccines, The Psychedelic Furs, Best Coast, Au Revoir Simone, Chairlift, Lissy Trullie, Graffiti 6, The Submarines, White Rabbits, Static Jacks and The Postelles. The Sunday acts for the Main Stage and the DJ lineups will be announed in the next few weeks.

Escape to New York is the first of such “pop-up destination community and independent experiential music and lifestyle” festivals to happen in New York. This event will happen on Shinnecock Nation land adjacent to Southampton, New York. There will be “glamping” accomodations available.