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Known as one of the best rock music festivals on earth, the Shaky Knees Music Festival is returning this year to satisfy hard rock fans!

If you ask for the best experience in the fall, it will definitely be attending a music festival. Live music, great food, drowning into the crowd of thousand festival-goers, you can find all of that at Shaky Knees Festival this year. 

Shaky Knees Music Festival
Shaky Knees Music Festival

1. Location And Time Of The Shaky Knees Music Festival 2021

The Shaky Knees Music Festival has been renowned as a dream of rock-lovers. It usually takes place at Central Park in Atlanta, the most populous city of Georgia. This year, this three-day festival will be held on October 22-24, 2021.

The festival takes place at Central Park in Atlanta
The festival takes place at Central Park in Atlanta

2. The Shaky Knees Music Festival Comeback With New Attractions

As its name suggests, The Shaky Knees Festival brings in the best performances of famous musical artists from all over the country. Prepare to raise your hand and drown in the crazy crowd and of course, let your knees shake along with the music. Here are some of the highlights at the festival this year.

Lots Of Music

Featuring a diverse lineup of over 60 bands and acts, Shaky Knees will give you the best experience ever of a music festival. The festival lineup this year ranges from up-and-coming artists to world-renowned acts, including some famous names such as headliners like Stevie Nicks, The Strokes and Run the Jewels.

The Shaky Knees Festival brings in the best performances of famous musical artists
The Shaky Knees Festival brings in the best performances of famous musical artists

Also on the bill are Mac DeMarco, St. Vincent, Phoebe Bridgers and Modest Mouse, Ty Segall and his Freedom Band, IDLES, Jay Electronica, Cloud Nothings, Arlo Parks, Orville Peck, Joy Oladokun and Bartees Strange, Tennis, black midi, to name a few.

Some Of The Best Bites In Town

Besides music, The Shaky Knees Music Festival provides food trucks throughout the Southeast of the festival grounds, offering everything from vegetarian-friendly corn dogs to good ol’ southern BBQ. Come to have a bite from your favorite Atlanta locals or some new fare.

the fest also provides food trucks throughout the Southeast of the festival grounds
the fest also provides food trucks throughout the Southeast of the festival grounds

On-site Activations

More than just a music festival, Shaky Knees also has on-site activations such as fun photo booths, charging stations, screen prints of your favorite bands and official festival merch. It’s not an exaggeration that Shaky Knees has something for everyone.

Shaky Knees is more than just a music festival
Shaky Knees is more than just a music festival

3. Other Destination To Take A Break In Atlanta

Wild After Dark At Illuminarium Wild

For a night out, Wild After Dark offers a full bar with a variety of selections like South African wine, African-inspired cocktails and a WILD Safari Lager brewed by New Realm Brewing. This experience is for adults only. So if you’re over 21, you’re welcome to WILD After Dark to take a sip.

Wild After Dark At Illuminarium Wild
Wild After Dark At Illuminarium Wild

WILD After Dark is open from 9 pm to midnight from Thursday to Saturday. Be sure to not miss out on it.

Party in the Kitchen

Chef Chairs Gerry Klaskala and Kevin Rathbun, along with Co-Chairs Carmen Titelman and Helen S. Carlos welcome guests to a culinary affair that includes over 20 of Atlanta’s top chefs.

a culinary affair that includes over 20 of Atlanta’s top chefs
a culinary affair that includes over 20 of Atlanta’s top chefs

The night is surely one of the best treats in town with exquisite bites, music mixology and can’t-miss live and silent auctions. These treats will be served by famous local chefs like Chris Hall, Kevin Rathbun and Peter Kaiser.

Red Bull Dance Your Style

The last name on the list is the Red Bull Dance Your Style, the famous dance battlefield in town. This event will bring together the best dancers from the entire region to 1:1 battles against a spontaneous soundtrack.

No panel of judges, no pre-chosen music, no planned choreography, it’s all about moving to the beat, wowing the crowd and enjoying the moment. 

4. Best Outfit Ideas To Wear To The Shaky Knees Music Festival

Fall is the season of fashion, and that means you will have plenty of choices when it comes to festival outfits. From basic pieces like sweaters, T-shirts, crop-tops, denim or leather jackets, you can mix and match and create a cool outfit for the big day.

If you’re wondering what to wear to the Shaky Knees Music Festival, here are a few fashion ideas that might give you some inspiration.

Opt For Bold Colors

Colorful outfits are the best for festivals. No matter if you’re taking a glass of wine at wine festivals or walking along a street full of pumpkins at harvest fests, bold colors will make you stand out more than everything else.

Colorful outfits are the best for festivals
Colorful outfits are the best for festivals

Consider a colorful fleece jacket over something cute and simple. As something that invites good vibes, a little bit of pink hues is a great option you young ladies, and it also never goes out of trend.

Denim On Denim

Denim on denim and over denim, is that really ok? Well, let’s try out. Denim may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but it’s too outstanding to be put in the corner of your wardrobe.

So just be creative, mixing them a little bit and you’ll have a great outfit to enjoy the night.

denim is too outstanding to be put in the corner of your wardrobe
denim is too outstanding to be put in the corner of your wardrobe

Oversized Tees

An oversized tee is a must for this season. Whether it’s plain or printed, it is a versatile piece that is extremely easy to style. You can pair it with a pair of skinny jeans, skirts or shorts to be more comfortable.

An oversized tee is a must for fall festivals
An oversized tee is a must for fall festivals

Headwear

Headwear is a trendy item this year. So if you want to make some heads turn, wearing headwear is perfect. You can opt for any color, from green, soft grays, slate to some vibrant ones like pink, orange,…

Headwear is a trendy item this year
Headwear is a trendy item this year

Chunky Boots

 rock the cool look with a pair of chunky boots
rock the cool look with a pair of chunky boots

Get yourself a pair of chunky boots to rock the Shaky Knees Music Festival. This item can go well with any outfit from cool to cute ones. Besides, it’s also comfortable even when you stand or walk for a whole day.

Here are all the things you might want to know about the Shaky Knees Music Festival this year. So if you are a music lover, take a note and make a plan to Atlanta right away cuz the fest doesn’t wait.

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