Dave Matthews Band Caravan Continues This Weekend
A total of 18 acts will perform over the course of three days, with headliners Dave Matthews Band playing a full set each night. See the full lineup below:
Friday, August 26 - Dave Matthews Band (8:05 pm, Hudson Stage), O.A.R. (6:45pm, Highlander Stage), Citizen Cope (5:30 pm, Hudson Stage), Soulive (4:30 pm, Highlander Stage), Vieux Farka Touré (3:30 pm, Hudson Stage) and Wood Brothers (2:30 pm, Highlander Stage)
Saturday, August 27 - Dave Matthews Band (8:05 pm, Hudson Stage), Dispatch (5:30 pm, Hudson Stage), moe. (6:45 pm, Highlander Stage), Robert Randolph and the Family Band (4:30 pm, Highlander Stage), Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band (3:30 pm, Hudson Stage), The Head and the Heart (2:30 pm, Highlander Stage) and David Wax Museum (1:45 pm, Hudson Stage)
Sunday, August 28 - Dave Matthews Band (7:05 pm, Hudson Stage), The Roots (5:00 pm, Hudson Stage), Gogol Bordello (6:00 pm, Highlander Stage), Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue (4:00 pm, Highlander Stage), Béla Fleck and the Flecktones (3:00 pm, Hudson Stage) and Elew (1:30 pm, Hudson Stage) plus a special performance by Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds (2:15 pm, Highlander Stage)
Their camp sent over this additional info for those who are attending: Governors Island is a five-minute ferry ride from Lower Manhattan and Jersey City. Free concert ferries will run back and forth continually, from 1pm on Friday and Saturday and 12:30 pm on Sunday until the concerts end and all patrons are off the island. Food and concessions will remain open as long as fans are on the island.
The ferries will depart from Battery Park in Lower Manhattan and Liberty Harbor Marina in Jersey City, NJ.The Battery can be easily reached by subway, bus or car. Signage inside Battery Park will direct fans to the concert ferry line, which will begin at Slips 1 & 2, just a short walk from State Street. Parking is available for a fee in the garages located on West Street and South Street. To reach Liberty Harbor Marina, take the New Jersey Turnpike to exit 14C. After paying the toll, take the second exit ramp - "Jersey City/Christopher Columbus." Make a slight right onto Christopher Columbus Drive. In about seven city blocks, turn right onto Marin Blvd. and head towards the end. Parking is available in the ferry parking lot for a fee on a first come, first served basis. There are additional parking garages available in the adjoining neighborhoods.