CHICAGO (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — The lineup has been announced for the third annual Spring Awakening Music Festival, which is set to take place at Chicago's Soldier Field from June 13-15.
Produced by React Presents, the EDM-focused festival will feature headliners Tiesto, Pretty Lights, Knife Party, Diplo, Big Gigantic and Kaskade as well as Benny Benassi, Green Velvet, Ferry Corsten, Kill Paris, Markus Schulz, Laidback Luke, Pete Tong, Eric Prydz, Andy C and numerous others.
While the festival does not offering camping, React Presents has partnered with a number of hotels in Chicago, including W Hotels, Hyatt McCormick, Renaissance, Blackstone, and the Congress Plaza, to offer accommodations to attendees.
Originally founded in 2008, the Spring Awakening Festival was re-launched as an outdoor festival in 2012 and expanded to a three-day event in 2013. Last year's festival drew more than 90,000 fans over three days and React Presents is looking to break 100,000 attendees for 2014. Spring Awakening is one of four festivals for React Presents and they also produce the North Coast Music Festival, Forever Festival, and Summer Set Music & Camping Festival. They also own and operate the MID and Concord Music Hall and book/promote events at venues throughout the mid-west. – Staff Writers