by Zolton in New Events on Saturday 23 July 2011

Taking place at the Shinnecock Reservation, in Southampton, New York, the Escape To New York festival runs between August 5-7 and features an electric line-up of acts including Patti Smith, Ed Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, Of Montreal, The Psychedelic Furs, Chairlift, and Tiger Love.

The festival, curated by Fred Fellowes, the creative director and founder of The Secret Garden Party in the UK, also showcases delicious food, art Installations curated by Winkel & Balktick, performance art, experimental theater, and high-end camping, aka ‘glamping’.