Big: Culture & Arts Festival

Dion Dia Records and How Bazar are bringing Florida to Gainesville on April 13 for Big: Culture & Arts Festival. Big brings 45 musical acts to downtown Gainesville, including Madison McFerrin, Nick Hakim, Kaelin Ellis and more, spanning hip-hop, R&B, electronic, and indie/alternative. Big is a performance platform built to support Florida-based artists of all mediums. Gates open at 1 p.m., and festivities don’t end until 2 a.m. For more information and tickets, visit to purchase or register to win a pair of tickets on your GHQ app. Support for Big comes in part from Visit Gainesville, Alachua County.