As more and more festivals saturate summer, it's hard to keep up with where to go and who to see once you get there. But help is here, with Billboard's guide that breaks down the season's hottest festivals.
When We Were Young
Santa Ana, Calif.
This emo-meets-rock fest will debut with Morrissey, Descendents and Taking Back Sunday.
APRIL 14-16; 21-23
Lady Gaga will fill in for a pregnant Beyoncé. Radiohead and Kendrick Lamar will also headline.
Shania Twain performs during the Rock This Country tour at Bridgestone Arena on July 31, 2015 in Nashville, Tenn. Terry Wyatt/Getty Images
Dierks Bentley, Shania Twain and Kenny Chesney top this country music Coachella spinoff.
New Orleans Jazz Fest
APRIL 28-MAY 7
Acts will include Stevie Wonder, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Meghan Trainor and Pitbull.
Future, Lil Wayne and Kendrick Lamar will reign at the third edition of this hip-hop fest.
Romy Madley Croft of The xx performs at the O2 Academy Brixton on March 8, 2017 in London. Matthew Baker/Getty Images
Electronic rockers LCD Soundsystem, The xx and Phoenix are the big draws at this festival.
Gulf Shores, Ala.
Held on a beach, this event features Mumford & Sons, Twenty One Pilots and Major Lazer.
Diplo of Major Lazer crowd surfs/performs during the 2016 Life is Beautiful festival on Sept. 25, 2016 in Las Vegas.Brian Feinzimer/WireImage
Tool, Major Lazer, Solange and a Natalie Portman-curated film experience top the bill.
Frank Ocean, MGMT and The Shins will headline at the Gorge Amphitheater.
Chance the Rapper, Lorde, Tool and Cage the Elephant will bring the noise to Randall’s Island.
Flume performs during the 2016 SnowGlobe Music Festival on Dec. 29, 2016 in South Lake Tahoe, Calif. Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images
U2 is set to rock the 'Roo for the first time, while Red Hot Chili Peppers and The Weeknd will also headline.
Bob Dylan, O.A.R., Flume and 30 Seconds to Mars anchor an eclectic slate.
Electric Daisy Carnival
The lineup has yet to be revealed for this dance-music gathering, one of the world’s largest.
Arroyo Seco Weekend
Tom Petty, Alabama Shakes and Los Angeles’ top chefs will aim to sate the dad-rock crowd.
P!nk performs onstage at the premiere of Disney's "Alice Through The Looking Glass" at the El Capitan Theatre on May 23, 2016 in Hollywood, Calif. Todd Williamson/Getty Images
JUNE 28-JULY 2, 4-9
Petty (again), Chris Stapleton, Pink and Luke Bryan are among the scheduled headliners.
ID10T Music Festival & Comic Conival
Mountain View, Calif.
Chris Hardwick will host this music, comedy and comics mashup.
Pitchfork Music Festival
Solange is among the headliners. Her Saint Heron arts collective will curate an events series.
Following his Grammys breakout, Sturgill Simpson will join LCD Soundsystem, Weezer and more.
Fleetwood Mac and the Eagles headline the first dates of a bicoastal classic rock fest.
Björk performs onstage during 2015 Governors Ball Music Festival at Randall's Island on June 6, 2015 in New York City.Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic for Governors Ball Music Festival
Missy Elliott and Björk are slated to headline the first night of the festival with back-to-back sets.
Newport Folk Festival
Lineup includes Fleet Foxes, Angel Olsen and a tribute to the late Chuck Berry.
For its second year, the fest has booked Frank Ocean, Tame Impala and Nine Inch Nails.
Stevie Nicks performs in concert at The Frank Erwin Center on March 12, 2017 in Austin, Texas. Gary Miller/Getty Images
Fleetwood Mac, the Eagles, Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers head to Citi Field.
In its 26th year, Lolla will feature Chance the Rapper, Run the Jewels and Lorde.
Metallica and Gorillaz lead the lineup for this music, culinary and tech-world networking fest.
2016 Billboard Hot 100 Festival - Day 1 at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater on Aug. 20, 2016 in Wantagh, N.Y.Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Billboard
Billboard Hot 100
Ariana Grande and Calvin Harris headlined Billboard ’s waterfront fest in 2016.
Expect hours of jamming courtesy of Phil Lesh, Widespread Panic, The String Cheese Incident and many more.
Life Is Beautiful
This music, food, art and education festival has yet to announce its lineup.
This article originally appeared in the April 15 issue of Billboard.