More festivals to add to your summer roster of weekend must-do’s. Escape To New York invades this August season with 3 days packed with an invasion of artists, art installation and gourmet food. For more information and to purchase tickets visit here.

OFFICIAL RELEASE:
DAILY MUSICAL TALENT LINE-UP ANNOUNCED OF MONTREAL, THE JOLLY BOYS, MATES OF STATE, REPTAR, TIGER LOVE AND SAVOIR ADORE CONFIRMED FOR SUNDAY PERFORMANCES

Escape to New York, an art, music and interactive performance party from the creator of the Secret Garden Party UK is pleased to announce the festival’s daily musical talent line-up including the newly confirmed Sunday line up with headliner of Montreal along with The Jolly Boys, Mates of State, Reptar, Tiger Love and Savoir Adore performing.

The main stage festival music line-up will be:

Friday, August 5th: PATTI SMITH, Best Coast, Chairlift, Lissy Trullie, The Postelles, The Static Jacks, The Ettes.

Saturday, August 6th: EDWARD SHARPE AND THE MAGNETIC ZEROS, The Vaccines, The Psychedelic Furs, White Rabbits, Au Revoir Simone, The Submarines, Graffiti 6

Sunday, August 7th: OF MONTREAL, The Jolly Boys, Mates of State, Reptar, Tiger Love, Savoir Adore

The acoustic stage, DJs, speaker tent, interactive art installations and theater, culinary experiences and special guest performances will be announced shortly.

Coming to the US shores for the first time, Escape to New York is the first pop-up destination community and independent experiential music and lifestyle festival to take place on the Shinnecock Reservation adjacent to Southampton, New York, from August 5th through 7th, 2011.

The festival will start on Friday and Saturday at 11:00 AM, until 11:30 PM. Sunday will begin at 12:00 PM, until 11:00 PM. Select camping and “glamping” sites provided by Escape to New York can be purchased at www.escape2ny.com in addition to the many local accommodations available to visitors of the Hamptons.

Tickets are $275 for the three-day festival and $100 for day tickets. Tickets and camping/”glamping” packages can be purchased exclusively at www.escape2ny.com

Expect the unexpected. Imagine the unimaginable. This special event is unlike anything the east coast has experienced before, including the world’s biggest brunch at a live music festival, installation and performance art, experimental theater, high-end camping, aka “glamping,” and amazing culinary delights unlike any other festival event. Escape to New York will also feature a safe children play area so families can enjoy the festivities, shade areas to cool off in, traditional Shinnecock arts and crafts and food, and three days/nights of some of the best emerging artists and known heritage acts to be heard anywhere.