Big Pre-Fest in Little Ybor unveils schedule for Against Me!, Beach Slang, more
Ybor City's Big Pre-Fest in Little Ybor is coming back for a fifth year, and now, you can finally start planning your schedule.
The multi-venue punk gathering -- a pre-show of sorts for Gainesville's annual Fest -- is set to return Oct. 25 and 26, with headliners including Against Me!, Beach Slang, Smoking Popes, Teenage Bottlerocket, Tim Barry and Off With Their Heads. And the schedule just dropped, meaning you can start figuring out who to see and when.
As always, one ticket gets you in the door for every show (although expect Against Me!, who are performing at the Orpheum both nights, to be packed). Two-day passes are $70 and up -- although you can buy one-night, single-venue tickets at the door. Those prices are listed below.
For exact set times and everything, click here. For now, here's the schedule (from the headliners down) for each venue:
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 25
The Orpheum: Against Me!, Off With Their Heads, Teenage Bottlerocket, A Wilhelm Scream, Direct Hit, Tartar Control, Red City Radio. Tickets are $25 advance, $30 day of show.
Crowbar: Wolf-Face, the Bombpops, the Murderburgers, We Are the Union, Mustard Plug, Caskitt, City Mouse. Tickets are $15-$20.
Tequila's: Typesetter; Apologies, I Have Non; Dead Leaves; Ghouls; Sinai Vessel; Sports.; Meridian; Mom Jeans; Graduating Life. Tickets are $15-$20.
The Dirty Shame: Arms Aloft, Sandspur City, Nightmarathons, Awkward Age, Swiss Army, Airstream Futures, Spanish Love Songs, Horrible Things, Daydream. Tickets are $10-$15.
THURSDAY, OCT. 26
The Orpheum: Against Me!, Rainer Maria, Beach Slang, Smoking Popes, Meat Wave, Skating Polly, the Dirty Nil. Tickets are $25-$30.
Crowbar: The Lillingtons, 88 Fingers Louie, Banner Pilot, Toys That Kill, Tim Barry, the Tim Version, Too Many Daves, Tiltwheel, Clown Sounds (URTC), Toyguitar, Western Addiction. Tickets are $20-$25.
Tequila's: You Blew It, Signals Midwest, Slingshot Dakota, Able Baker Fox, Pet Symmetry, Pkew Pkew Pkew, Prince Daddy and the Hyena, Jabber, Expert Timing. Tickets are $15-$20.
The Dirty Shame: After the Fall, Debt Neglector, ASTPAI, World's Scariest Police Chases, Drones, Keli Masi, Dead Broke, Hora Douse, Apartments, New Junk City, Dead Bars, Gender Roles, the Jukebox Romantics. Tickets are $10-$15.
The Bricks: Off With Their Heads (acoustic), Ray Rocket, Coffee Project, Jason Guy Smiley. Free and open to the public.
Big Pre-Fest is a build-up to Fest, which runs Oct. 27-29 in Gainesville, with headliners including Against Me!, Hot Water Music, Superchunk, Hum, Screaming Females, Chris Gethard and more. Two-day tickets to Fest start at $135, or you can buy a pass for both Fest and Pre-Fest for $190 and up. Click here for all the details on Fest.
-- Jay Cridlin