The Big Up Music & Arts Festival

3 full nights of music, art, and camping on 1500 acres!

Music all day and night on 4 stages, with no overlapping sets and beautiful woods & field camping.

Music from across the country & around the world, with visionary multimedia and visual artists collaborating to create a living landscape of musical entertainment, interactive art and sustainable initiatives in an intimate setting.


The Big Up will be held at Sunnyview Farm, a gorgeous 1500 acre estate located in Ghent, NY. The venue boasts multiple indoor and outdoor production spaces, including two main indoor rooms and big open fields. Sunnyview Farm is easily accessible from a number of major Northeastern cities:

Albany, NY(30 minutes) New York City, NY(2 hours) Northampton, MA(1 hour) Springfield, MA(1 hour) Boston, MA(2.5 hours) Hartford, CT(1 hour). See the directions.

Sunnyview Farm has played host to rock’n’roll royalty over the years including John Lennon, Willie Nelson, and Levon Helm. Under new management, Sunnyview Farm re-emerged in 2009 as a premier indoor/outdoor Northeast music, arts, and culture venue two inaugural events: Let It Roll and its pre-party, Lost Weekend in Shangri-La. These two events welcomed over 1,000 guests and received rave reviews from artists and festivalgoers alike, usually noting the impeccable hospitality and intimate setting “not found at any other festival”. 2009 was Shireworks Productions’ trial run for a larger and more articulated festival at Sunnyview Farm in the summer of 2010.

There are many ways to win tickets to the Big Up! Find out how to enter the contests here and for more info, check out

Don’t miss LostinSound‘s resident band WOBBLESAUCE at the Big Up! Look for us raging front and center, rocking Use Your Head pins… ask us for a pin and you just might find yourself in our crowd coverage;)

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