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Bumbershoot announces lineup for 46th annual Seattle festival

The lineup for the 2016 edition of Bumbershoot was announced Monday.
The lineup for the 2016 edition of Bumbershoot was announced Monday. Staff file, 2010

The 46th annual Bumbershoot music festival will include acts such as Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, Death Cab For Cutie, Billy Idol, Fetty Wap, KYGO, Tame Impala and Halsey. Organizers announced the 2016 festival lineup Monday night in Seattle.

The annual festival, which draws about 85,000 people each year, will run Sept. 2-4 at Seattle Center.

Other acts scheduled to appear are Third Eye Blind, Father John Misty, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Grave & the Pink Slips and Joywave.

Among the comedians scheduled to take part are Ron Funches, Kate Berlant, Nick Thune, Morgan Murphy and Dan Soder.

The festival also includes theater, films, visual arts, dance performances, poetry, a vendor village, plus food and beverages.

Tickets for the event for on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. Three-day passes start at $180. Gold Passes will sell for $400, while Emerald VIP tickets are $700. Individual day tickets are not available at this time.

For more information, including the full lineup, go to bumbershoot.com.

Jeffrey P. Mayor: 253-597-8640

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