This year the lineup is off the chain with Ice Cube, Big Boi, Cam’Ron and more. Read on…
This year expect to enjoy great music while you vape to music by veteran rappers Ice Cube will be joined by a multi-regional coalition of MCs who became stars in the 1990s and early 2000s.
While Cube has the West Coast on lock, Big Boi will represent Atlanta and for New York, Cam’Ron will be bringing along some heavy hitters. NY rappers will include Juelz Santana and The Lox.
Cypress Hill and Warren G serve as emissaries of the West Coast hip-hop explosion.
Chalice will also include sets from Thievery Corporation, D.C. producers who released a dub-heavy album this year, Sound Tribe Sector 9, a wide-ranging instrumental ensemble, and many more.
Beyond weed, the event’s founder, Doug Dracut, described the events other pillar: conceptual art and glass-blowing.
“This year we’re adding attractions and different art installations that have never happened at this kind of festival before. We’re putting a million dollars – or two million dollars – out there for music, and we’re spending more than $100,000 on art installations.”