Festival Activities

COUNTRY MUSIC & CAMPING

JULY 21•22•23

Brooklyn, Michigan

2017 Faster Horses Festival Map

Festival Activities

#HereToHelp Lounge brought to you by State Farm®

State Farm returns to Faster Horses with everything you loved about the #HereToHelp Lounge and more! Of course the chilly AC, free WiFi, storage lockers, charging stations and complimentary festival gear are all back, but this year you can also check out exclusive acoustic sets from festival artists.

And the 2017 Lounge invites you to join the movement for good with an amazing AR experience and the opportunity to spend a few minutes helping one of State Farm’s partner non-profit organizations continue to make a difference. Together, we can turn the act of caring into the power of doing!

Drop by, we’re #HereToHelp!

Budweiser Clydesdales

The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales: Enduring symbols of Budweiser’s heritage, tradition and commitment to quality since 1933.

Budweiser Country Club

This is where we raise a cold one to the best music in the world and sing our favorite songs just a little too loud. Come hangout at The Budweiser Country Club for some ice cold Buds, giveaways, backyard games, surprise meet and greets and more country fun!

State Farm returns to Faster Horses with everything you loved about the #HereToHelp Lounge and more! Of course the chilly AC, free WiFi, storage lockers, charging stations and complimentary festival gear are all back, but this year you can also check out exclusive acoustic sets from festival artists.

And the 2017 Lounge invites you to join the movement for good with an amazing AR experience and the opportunity to spend a few minutes helping one of State Farm’s partner non-profit organizations continue to make a difference. Together, we can turn the act of caring into the power of doing!

Drop by, we’re #HereToHelp!

The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales: Enduring symbols of Budweiser’s heritage, tradition and commitment to quality since 1933.

This is where we raise a cold one to the best music in the world and sing our favorite songs just a little too loud. Come hangout at The Budweiser Country Club for some ice cold Buds, giveaways, backyard games, surprise meet and greets and more country fun!

Campsite Contest

A fan favorite and some friendly competition returns! Decorate your campsite and enter to win prizes! Campsite decorating theme is Red, White and Blue (Red and White for our Canadian neighbors)!

Dee Jay Silver's Pancake Party

Need a good breakfast or just something to cure that hangover?! Join for a flippin’ good time and some good eats with Dee Jay Silver pumpin’ out the jams every morning from 8am-11am in the Infield. $10 all -you- can- eat pancakes!*

*Morning alcoholic beverages available for purchase but not included in price.

Faster Horses Market

Grab the coolest Faster Horses merch to show off your pride all year long! We’ll have a variety of fun vendors for y’all to check out!

A fan favorite and some friendly competition returns! Decorate your campsite and enter to win prizes! Campsite decorating theme is Red, White and Blue (Red and White for our Canadian neighbors)!

Need a good breakfast or just something to cure that hangover?! Join for a flippin’ good time and some good eats with Dee Jay Silver pumpin’ out the jams every morning from 8am-11am in the Infield. $10 all -you- can- eat pancakes!*

*Morning alcoholic beverages available for purchase but not included in price.

Grab the coolest Faster Horses merch to show off your pride all year long! We’ll have a variety of fun vendors for y’all to check out!

Faster Humans Fun Run Presented by Experience Jackson

Faster Humans presented by Experience Jackson is BACK! You won’t want to miss the Fun Run on the Michigan International Speedway track Sunday, July 23rd! Prizes will be awarded to the fastest human and best costume on the track!

We’re also partnered with the Foundation for Flint.  For each $15 donation, runners will receive a commemorative Faster Humans tee shirt and a customized runner bib.  All proceeds will go to the Flint Child Health & Development Fund in support of the Flint water crisis efforts. If you would like to make a donation you may do so here and give to a good cause!

Ferris Wheel

Take a break and ride on our giant Ferris Wheel while overlooking festival activities!

Festival Fare

All the great music and activities is bound to make you hungry! Enjoy a variety of food and drink options to keep you going all weekend long!

Faster Humans presented by Experience Jackson is BACK! You won’t want to miss the Fun Run on the Michigan International Speedway track Sunday, July 23rd! Prizes will be awarded to the fastest human and best costume on the track!

We’re also partnered with the Foundation for Flint.  For each $15 donation, runners will receive a commemorative Faster Humans tee shirt and a customized runner bib.  All proceeds will go to the Flint Child Health & Development Fund in support of the Flint water crisis efforts. If you would like to make a donation you may do so here and give to a good cause!

Take a break and ride on our giant Ferris Wheel while overlooking festival activities!

All the great music and activities is bound to make you hungry! Enjoy a variety of food and drink options to keep you going all weekend long!

Foam Party

The Foam Party returns! Gather your friends and get ready for a dance party like no other!

Free Arcade

See our free arcade near the West Gate entrance… you won’t be disappointed!

Freestyle Moto

Come out and see our Motor Cross shows which happen 3 times a day out near the West Gate entrance!

The Foam Party returns! Gather your friends and get ready for a dance party like no other!

See our free arcade near the West Gate entrance… you won’t be disappointed!

Come out and see our Motor Cross shows which happen 3 times a day out near the West Gate entrance!

Fun & Games

Have some friendly competition while playing one of the many games at the festival: Sand Volleyball at Maverick Beach, Fast Pitch, Softball, Human Foosball and the Shooting Gallery!

Giant Waterslide

A festival favorite! What goes up, must come down….come cool off on our giant waterslide!

Go Karts

Don’t miss the Go Karts which are running from doors (noon every day of the festival) until dusk throughout the weekend!

Have some friendly competition while playing one of the many games at the festival: Sand Volleyball at Maverick Beach, Fast Pitch, Softball, Human Foosball and the Shooting Gallery!

A festival favorite! What goes up, must come down….come cool off on our giant waterslide!

Don’t miss the Go Karts which are running from doors (noon every day of the festival) until dusk throughout the weekend!

Go RVing

Let Go RVing take your festival experience to the next level.  Tour our cool, new RVs, hang out with your friends and play some games while you listen to great music.

Hustle & Muscle Classic Car & Truck Show

New for 2017! FASTER HORSES HUSTLE & MUSCLE CLASSIC CAR & TRUCK SHOW

Hot Rods, Classics, Antiques, Customs, Rat Rods and more will be joining the activities. Come check it out on Sunday afternoon!

Want to show off your car or truck? Come out and join the fun!

Directions and Rules

Registration Form

Line-dancing & Live Band Karaoke

New for 2017! These boots were made for dancing…and singing! Catch Line Dancing by Jenergy (as featured at Coyote Joe’s) and show off your vocal skills along with live band, Young Guns!

Let Go RVing take your festival experience to the next level.  Tour our cool, new RVs, hang out with your friends and play some games while you listen to great music.

New for 2017! FASTER HORSES HUSTLE & MUSCLE CLASSIC CAR & TRUCK SHOW

Hot Rods, Classics, Antiques, Customs, Rat Rods and more will be joining the activities. Come check it out on Sunday afternoon!

Want to show off your car or truck? Come out and join the fun!

Directions and Rules

Registration Form

New for 2017! These boots were made for dancing…and singing! Catch Line Dancing by Jenergy (as featured at Coyote Joe’s) and show off your vocal skills along with live band, Young Guns!

Made in Michigan Marketplace

We’re bringing you some of the best Michigan has to offer at the Made in Michigan Marketplace including the new Faster Horses “5 Year Beer” at Short’s Brewery, other varieties of craft beer, accessories, artwork and food items!

Malibu Rum Beach House

Malibu is bringing the best summer has to offer to Faster Horses goers all weekend long! Cool off in the Malibu Beach House or jump in a life-size coconut for a photo-op. Don’t miss out on games, flash tats and more as Malibu celebrates 101 Days of #BecauseSummer!

Maui Jim

Share the aloha with Maui Jim sunglasses onsite at every festival! Enjoy the view with a premium pair of PolarizedPlus2 sunglasses. #MauiJim

We’re bringing you some of the best Michigan has to offer at the Made in Michigan Marketplace including the new Faster Horses “5 Year Beer” at Short’s Brewery, other varieties of craft beer, accessories, artwork and food items!

Malibu is bringing the best summer has to offer to Faster Horses goers all weekend long! Cool off in the Malibu Beach House or jump in a life-size coconut for a photo-op. Don’t miss out on games, flash tats and more as Malibu celebrates 101 Days of #BecauseSummer!

Share the aloha with Maui Jim sunglasses onsite at every festival! Enjoy the view with a premium pair of PolarizedPlus2 sunglasses. #MauiJim

Roper

Visit the Roper booth and get decked out in western apparel and boots! Stop by and enter for your chance to win a $500 Roper Shopping Spree! Spend $150 and receive a Roper duffel bag.

Sober Horses

New for 2017! Sober Horses is a group of music fans who choose to remain drug and alcohol free at Faster Horses Festival. We are a division of Harmonium (www.harmoniuminc.org). Sober Horses is not affiliated with AA, NA or any other 12 step program and has absolutely no opinion on the issue of drugs and alcohol, and neither condemns nor condones it. Our simple purpose is to provide fellowship, support and information to those who seek the comfort and camaraderie of other clean and sober people at Faster Horses Festivals. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stay substance-free at shows. Though Sober Horses consists primarily of those recovering from addiction, we are open to anyone who wishes to remain clean and sober at Faster Horses Festival. We will host 2 recovery style meetings each day.

The Soaper Station by Soap & Glory

Grab your squad and head to the Soap & Glory Soaper Station for beauty quick-fixes courtesy of The Glory Girls. Kick-back on the fab Cadillac couch, get (p)inked with an airbrush tattoo and get hands-on with glory-ous beauty must-haves at the D.I.Y. station (PLUS keep an eye out for some glamazing goodies!).

Visit the Roper booth and get decked out in western apparel and boots! Stop by and enter for your chance to win a $500 Roper Shopping Spree! Spend $150 and receive a Roper duffel bag.

New for 2017! Sober Horses is a group of music fans who choose to remain drug and alcohol free at Faster Horses Festival. We are a division of Harmonium (www.harmoniuminc.org). Sober Horses is not affiliated with AA, NA or any other 12 step program and has absolutely no opinion on the issue of drugs and alcohol, and neither condemns nor condones it. Our simple purpose is to provide fellowship, support and information to those who seek the comfort and camaraderie of other clean and sober people at Faster Horses Festivals. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stay substance-free at shows. Though Sober Horses consists primarily of those recovering from addiction, we are open to anyone who wishes to remain clean and sober at Faster Horses Festival. We will host 2 recovery style meetings each day.

Grab your squad and head to the Soap & Glory Soaper Station for beauty quick-fixes courtesy of The Glory Girls. Kick-back on the fab Cadillac couch, get (p)inked with an airbrush tattoo and get hands-on with glory-ous beauty must-haves at the D.I.Y. station (PLUS keep an eye out for some glamazing goodies!).

TSA PRE✓®

IdentoGO brings TSA Pre✓® enrollment to Faster Horses!  To enroll, simply present a government issued I.D. and birth certificate (or passport) and $85 credit card payment and receive your IdentoGO Fast Pass.

Already enrolled for TSA Pre✓® through IdentoGO? Then visit: www.universe.com/fasterhorsesfastpass  to enter your member number. Simply print out your ticket or save to your smartphone and stop by the IdentoGO Fast Pass Check-In Tent (open from 11:00am – 3:00pm Friday July 21st and Saturday July 22nd), located near the Box Office to obtain your wristband for access to a dedicated entrance for IdentoGO customers. Please note, this program is for customers who enrolled for the domestic version of the trusted traveler program through IdentoGO (only). If you enrolled for “Global Entry” the U.S. Customs and Border Protection is a separate entity and those KTNs are not applicable Other forms of entry (ie “Global Entry”) are not accepted. For more information, please go here.

 

Vertigo Swing

The Vertigo swing is back! the aerial view from the top of the swing is amazing and a must see!

IdentoGO brings TSA Pre✓® enrollment to Faster Horses!  To enroll, simply present a government issued I.D. and birth certificate (or passport) and $85 credit card payment and receive your IdentoGO Fast Pass.

Already enrolled for TSA Pre✓® through IdentoGO? Then visit: www.universe.com/fasterhorsesfastpass  to enter your member number. Simply print out your ticket or save to your smartphone and stop by the IdentoGO Fast Pass Check-In Tent (open from 11:00am – 3:00pm Friday July 21st and Saturday July 22nd), located near the Box Office to obtain your wristband for access to a dedicated entrance for IdentoGO customers. Please note, this program is for customers who enrolled for the domestic version of the trusted traveler program through IdentoGO (only). If you enrolled for “Global Entry” the U.S. Customs and Border Protection is a separate entity and those KTNs are not applicable Other forms of entry (ie “Global Entry”) are not accepted. For more information, please go here.

 

The Vertigo swing is back! the aerial view from the top of the swing is amazing and a must see!

MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED!

*Artists subject to change