Governors Ball Festival in New York Delayed Over Weather Concerns

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Tyler, the Creator performs at the 2019 Governors Ball Festival at Randall's Island on May 31, 2019 in New York City.

The last day of the 2019 Governors Ball at Randall’s Island in New York has been delayed over concerns about weather, the festival announced Sunday (June 2).

"Today’s performance schedule has been adjusted due to thunderstorms forecast to arrive in the early evening. As a result, some of the artists scheduled for earlier in the day are no longer able to perform," the Gov Ball team wrote on its website.  

"Please see the updated Sunday performance schedule below, and stay tuned to our socials and this page for any additional developments. Gates will open today at 6:30PM, and music will begin at 6:45PM. We look forward to seeing you there."

Artists scheduled to perform Sunday include the Strokes, Nas, SZA and others.

See more Governors Ball updates below.


Gates for today’s show have been delayed until 6:30pm due to forecasted thunderstorms. An updated performance schedule will be released shortly. Please stay tuned to our website and socials for the latest news and updates.


We are actively monitoring today’s weather forecast. Please stay tuned. An update on the status of the show will be posted here no later than 11:30AM EST today. Until we have posted an update, please DO NOT come to Randall’s Island Park for the festival.

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