ACL Fest 2016 late night shows. Photo by: ACL Festival
ACL Fest 2016 late night shows. Photo by: ACL Festival

Band of Horses, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Porter Robinson & Madeon (DJ Set) Perform at ACL Fest

ACL Fest 2016. Photo by: ACL Fest / YouTube

ACL Fest 2016 hosts two weekends of live music in downtown Austin this upcoming September 30 – October 2, as well as on October 7 – 9.


The festival organizers have mentioned that guests can purchase presale tickets with an option for C3 E-list subscribers on Thursday, August 25th from 10 a.m. CDT to 10 p.m. CDT while supplies last. ACL Fest 2016 guests looking to attend a late night set, should try this method first. (In order to be eligible to receive presale passcodes, individuals must confirm subscription to the C3 Concerts E-List at by Tuesday, August 23rd at 11:59 p.m. CDT.)

The public on sale is Friday, August 26th at 10am CDT online only through

Amphitheaters, clubs, theaters and music halls will open their doors to music hunger guests throughout Austin.

Aside from the late night festivities, ACL Fest general admission tickets for Friday and Saturday are sold out but guests can still pickup a Sunday Ticket, 1-Day or 3-Day VIP Ticket, Platinum Ticket or Hotel Package.

Scan over the live acts set to perform deep into the night during ACL Fest 2016. Watch and preview some of the music set to hit the stage late night.

ACL Festival 2016

Major Lazer – Light it Up (feat. Nyla & Fuse ODG)

NEW MADRID - "Magnetoception" (Live in Atlanta, GA 2014)

The Chainsmokers - Closer (Lyric) ft. Halsey

ACL Fest 2016 Late Night Shows

 Date | Performer | Location

9/29  Blue October @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater
9/29  Frightened Rabbit w/ Julien Baker @ Scoot Inn
*9/29  TroyBoi @ Vulcan (18+)
9/30  Andrew Bird w/ Sinkane and Lucy Dacus @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater
9/30  Major Lazer Sound System @ Emo’s Austin (18+)
*9/30  Tourist @ The Parish
9/30  New Madrid @ Stubb’s Indoors
10/1  M83 w/ Tennyson @ ACL Live
10/1  Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats w/ C.W. Stoneking @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater
10/1  The Chainsmokers @ Emo’s Austin (18+)
10/1  Caveman w/ Cheerleader @ Antone’s (18+)
10/1  The Shelters @ Stubb’s Indoors
^10/2  Gospel Brunch: The Bells Of Joy @ Stubb’s Indoors (10:30 AM)
10/4  Cold War Kids w/ Prinze George @ Emo’s Austin
*10/5  Waller Creek Conservancy Benefit feat. HAIM @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater
10/5  The Naked and Famous w/ Brickwaller @ Scoot Inn
10/6  Band of Horses w/ The Wild Feathers @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater
10/6  Saint Motel w/ JR JR and Weathers@ Emo’s Austin
10/6  Kevin Devine & The Goddamn Band @ Stubb’s Indoors
10/7  Two Door Cinema Club w/ Jack Garratt @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater
10/7  Nothing But Thieves and The Struts w/ The Wrecks @ Emo’s Austin
10/7  SNBRN B2B Dr. Fresch @ Vulcan (18+)
10/7  Gallant w/ RKCB @ The Parish
10/7  Banks & Steelz w/ Magna Carda @ Antone’s (18+)
10/7  Grace Mitchell @ Stubb’s Indoors
10/8  LL Cool J feat. DJ Z-Trip w/ Lizzo @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater
10/8  Bob Moses w/ Weval @ Vulcan (18+)
+10/8  Red Bull Sound Select Presents: Tory Lanez w/ Mick Jenkins and Smino @ Empire (18+)
10/8  Oh Wonder w/ Kevin Garrett @ The Parish
10/8  Brett Dennen w/ Zach Torres @ Antone’s (18+)
~10/8  The James Hunter Six w/ Los Coast @ Continental Club (21+)
10/8  Amasa Hines @ Lamberts (21+)
10/9  Porter Robinson & Madeon (DJ Set) @ Emo’s Austin (18+)
*Already on sale
^Reservations available by phone only through 512.480.8341
~No presale
+No presale; tickets at the door with RSVP
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Matthew McGuire is the founder and editor of Crescent Vale News. In 2014, he acquired a master's degree in Professional Media and Media Management from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.