Animal Collective expand tour, announce own festival

The band will headline both nights of the Big Sur event.
Animal Collective have announced their own festival.

Titled A N I M A L C O L L E C T I V E Camping Weekend, the two day event takes place between September 23rd and 24th at the Fernwood Resort in Big Sur, California.

The band will headline both nights, with additional appearances from Jessica Pratt, M. Geddes Gengras, WIFE, Winter, and the Range of Light Wilderness.

That’s not all – Animal Collective have also expanded their previously announced tour, with more shows announced in both Europe and North America. The dates now read:


01 Brussels, Belgium, Botanique – Orangerie

02 The Hague, Holland, Rewire Festival @ Paard van Troje

04 Hamburg, Germany, Uebel & Gefahrlich

05 Berlin, Germany, Postbahnhof

07 Milan, Italy, C2C Festival @ Magazzini Generali

08 Stans, Switzerland, Stanser Musiktage Festival @ Kollegi

09 Paris, France, La Cigale

12 London, England, The Troxy

13 Manchester, England, 02 Ritz

28 Fayetteville, AR, George’s Majestic Lounge

29-05-01 Austin, TX, Levitation


01 Tulsa, OK, Cain’s Ballroom

03 St. Louis, MO, The Pageant

04 Royal Oak, MI, Royal Oak Music Theatre

06 Nashville, TN, Marathon Music Works

07 Atlanta, GA, Buckhead Theatre

08 Asheville, NC, Orange Peel

10-11 Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club

13 Wilmington, DE, World Café Live at the Queen

14 Sayreville, NJ, Starland Ballroom


03 Barcelona, Spain, Primavera Sound

05 Lyon, France, Le Transbordeur

06 Bordeaux, France, Le Rocher de Palmer

07 Madrid, Spain, Joy Eslava

09 Porto, Portugal, Nos Primavera Sound


22 Honolulu, HI, The Republik


02-04 Dorset, England, End of The Road Festival

03 Liverpool, England, O2 Academy Liverpool

02-04 Laois, Ireland, Electric Picnic Music and Arts Festival

06 Glasgow, Scotland, O2 ABC Glasgow

07 Leeds, England , Leeds Uni Stylus

11 Isle of Wight, England, Bestival

20 San Diego, CA, The Observatory North Park

21 Santa Ana, CA, The Observatory

23-24 Big Sur, CA, A N I M A L C O L L E C T I V E Camping Weekend ‒ Fernwood Resort

26 Eugene, OR, McDonald Theatre

27 Vancouver, British Columbia, Vogue Theatre

29 Calgary, Alberta, Macewan Hall Ballroom

30 Edmonton, Alberta, Union Hall Night Club


03 Sioux Falls, SD, Orpheum Theatre

05 Indianapolis, IN, Egyptian Room at Old National Centre

06 Morgantown, WV, Mainstage Morgantown

07 Pittsburgh, PA, Mr. Smalls Theatre


11-02 New York, NY, Terminal 5

11-03 Baltimore, MD, Rams Head Live!

11-04 Richmond, VA, The National

11-05 Carrboro, NC, Cat’s Cradle

11-07 Tallahassee, FL, The Moon

11-08 Tampa, FL, The Ritz Ybor

11-10 Miami Beach, FL, The Fillmore at Jackie Gleason

11-11 Orlando, FL, The Beacham Theatre

11-12 Jacksonville, FL, Mavericks

11-14 New Orleans, LA, The Civic Theatre

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