Bumbershoot 2018 line up: J. Cole, The Chainsmokers, SZA, Lil Wayne & more

Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival is proud to announce its official 2018 lineup. Taking place over Labor Day weekend, Friday Aug. 31 through Sunday Sept. 2, the 48th annual Bumbershoot will feature an eclectic list of performers.

These include headliners J. Cole, The Chainsmokers, SZA, Fleet Foxes, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, Blondie, Illenium, Portugal. the Man, Phoenix, Cold War Kids, Bishop Briggs, dvsn, Chromeo, among others.


More than 100 additional performances from multiple art disciplines will be present throughout the weekend on more than a dozen indoor and outdoor stages spread throughout the 74-acre festival grounds.

Comedy and conversation at Bumbershoot 2018 comes from the likes of Eugene Mirman, Last Podcast On The Left, Nikkita Oliver hosting “Think It, Say It, Do It”, Langston Kerman, “The Omnibus Project” with Ken Jennings & John Roderick, Emily Heller, Alex Edelman, Sam Jay, Josh Johnson, Liza Treyger and loads more.

Bumbershoot’s arts and cultures programme welcomes Rock Art Poster Show featuring NW Rock Poster Artists, Sub Pop and Ames Bros Pop-Up Shops, Dylan Neuwirth, Urban Artworks, Corepower & Yogahustle presents Yogashoot, Massive Monkees, Laser Dome @ Pacific Science Center and Maker’s Space where attendees can learn how to create, sculpt, build, and play with a sampling of the art forms showcased at Bumbershoot.