All Points West Music & Arts Festival

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Country and Region United StatesNew Jersey
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Festival Contact Information

Email: info (at)

Festival Description

All Points West Music & Arts Festival took place for the first time in 2008 and concluded in 2009. The inaugural year featured Radiohead and Jack Johnson and continues to carry on the tradition of bringing together a stellar group of acts. The two day festival took place at Liberty State Park on the New York Harbor in Jersey City.

Festival Dates July 31 - August 2, 2009
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Festival Events:

Schedule 2009:
  • Friday, July 31
    • Beastie Boys
    • Jay-Z
    • Yeah Yeah Yeahs
    • Vampire Weekend
    • The National
    • Fleet Foxes
    • Q-Tip
    • The Pharcyde
    • Organized Konfusion
    • The Knux
    • Ra Ra Riot
    • Seasick Steve
    • Telepathe
    • Shearwater
    • Heartless Bastards
    • Flying Lotus
    • College Humor Live
    • Arj Barker
    • Eugene Mirman and Bo Burnham
  • Saturday, August 1
    • Tool
    • My Bloody Valentine
    • Gogol Bordello
    • Arctic Monkeys
    • Neko Case
    • The Ting Tings
    • Yelle, Crystal Castles
    • St. Vincent
    • Tokyo Police Club
    • The Cool Kids
    • Kool Keith
    • Cage the Elephant
    • Chairlift
    • White Rabbits
    • Electric Touch
    • The Postelles
    • Black Gold
    • College Humor Live
    • Tim & Eric
    • Judah Friedlander
    • Jim Jeffries
  • Sunday, August 2
    • Coldplay
    • Echo & The Bunnymen
    • MGMT
    • The Black Keys
    • Elbow
    • Silversun Pickups
    • Mogwai
    • We Are Scientists
    • Ghostland Observatory
    • The Gaslight Anthem
    • Etienne De Crecy
    • Lykke Li
    • Akron/Family
    • Steel Train
    • Kitty
    • Daisy & Lewis
    • College Humor Live
    • Janeane Garofalo
    • Michael Showalter
    • Todd Barry


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  • Beastie Boys, Tool, Coldplay to play at All Points West festival, by Amy Stetts (Lehigh Valley Live, March 30, 2009)


Practical Info:

  • Liberty State Park
  • Online information available at
Ferry Tickets to Festival site:
  • The 15-minute ferry trip will depart regularly from Pier 11 in Manhattan (Wall Street & FDR) and the scenic ride will go past the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island and will land at the festival site in Liberty State Park. Ferry service begins at 12:00 Noon and will continue throughout the day and until all patrons have returned to Manhattan at the conclusion of the festival day.
  • Round trip ferry tickets may be purchased at the ferry box office on the day of the show.


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