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Bruno Mars, Mumford & Sons to headline 2017 Music Midtown at Piedmont Park

Posted June 20

— The 2017 Music Midtown lineup was announced today.

Headlining this year's festival at Piedmont Park in Atlanta is Bruno Mars, Mumford & Sons, Future and Blink 182.

The festival, which originated in 1994, takes place September 16 and 17. Two-day general admission tickets start at $135. VIP packages start at $600 and go up to $1,750.

Also playing is Wiz Khalifa, Weezer, Big Sean, HAIM, Young the Giant, Bastille, Two Door Cinema Club, Tove Lo, Russ, Milky Chance, Collective Soul, The Strumbellas, Oh Wonder, Judah & The Lion, The Naked and Famous, Zara Larson, Dua Lipa, Broods, PVRIS, Vintage Trouble, Lizzo, Joywave, Bibi Bourelly, COIN, AJR, Circa Waves, Missio, Hiss Golden Messenger, Daye Jack and Midnight Larks.

"I'm so proud of our line-up this year. We have an incredibly diverse group of artists and some of the biggest names in music," said Peter Conlon, Live Nation Atlanta President. "We received such great feedback from the fans after expanding Music Midtown to two full days in 2016, so we are keeping with that model to give people the most time to enjoy the music, food, and beautiful Piedmont Park on Saturday and Sunday."

New for 2017, fans will have the opportunity to purchase a limited amount of "Early Entry" passes. Early entry pass-holders will be able to enter the festival beginning at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday, 30 minutes before the gates are scheduled to open.

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. at www.musicmidtown.com.

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