Take me to the river: Float Fest lineup is hotter than July

Run The Jewels will play Float Fest on the San Marcos River in July. JAY JANNER / AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Tame Impala, Snoop Dogg, Bassnectar, Run the Jewels, Glass Animals and Modest Mouse are among nearly two dozen acts set for Float Fest, taking place July 21-22 along the San Marcos River just east of San Marcos.

The festival, which pairs modern music with river activities and outdoor camping, also will feature a handful of area bands, including A Giant Dog, White Denim, the Wild Now and Blackillac, the new collaboration between Austin hip-hop luminaries Phranchyze and Zeale plus blues great Gary Clark Jr.

READ MORE: Blackillac cruises into Austin

Other draws include the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Lil Wayne, Bun B, the Toadies and Joywave. Tickets to the event, which features music on two stages and no overlapping acts, are $79 for one-day pass or $119 for the weekend, with separate charges for tubing, parking and RVs (and various VIP packages also available). They’re on sale now via the festival’s website.

Here’s the full schedule for the weekend:

Saturday, July 21
2-2:30 p.m.: Wild Now (Sun Stage)
2:30-3 p.m.: Bronze Whale (Water Stage)
3-3:45 p.m.: Grandson (Sun Stage)
3:45-4:30 p.m.: Com Truise (Water Stage)
4:30-5:15 p.m.: Bun B (Sun Stage)
5:15-6 p.m.: Suffers (Water Stage)
6-6:45 p.m.: Preservation Hall Jazz Band (Sun Stage)
6:45-7:45 p.m.: Cashmere Cat (Water Stage)
7:45-9 p.m.: Lil Wayne (Sun Stage)
9-10:15 p.m.: Modest Mouse (Water Stage)
10:15-11:30 p.m.: Run the Jewels (Sun Stage)
11:30 p.m.-1 a.m.: Bassnectar (Water Stage)

Sunday, July 22
2-2:30 p.m.: Vodi (Sun Stage)
2:30-3 p.m.: Mainman (Water Stage)
3-3:45 p.m.: A Giant Dog (Sun Stage)
3:45-4:30 p.m.: Blackillac (Water Stage)
4:30-5:15 p.m.: Joywave (Sun Stage)
5:15-6 p.m.: White Denim (Water Stage)
6-7 p.m.: Toadies (Sun Stage)
7-8:15 p.m.: Snoop Dogg (Water Stage)
8:15-9:30 p.m.: Glass Animals (Sun Stage)
9:30-11 p.m.: Tame Impala (Water Stage)

RELATED: Photos from Float Fest 2016


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