co-written by @gnassif91
Hangout Fest, one of the most anticipated music festivals of the year, reached its climactic conclusion on Day 3 with a lineup that left festival-goers in awe. As the sun set over the picturesque beaches of Gulf Shores, Alabama, the festival grounds transformed into a pulsating sea of energy, resonating with the vibrant sounds of diverse musical genres. The third day kicked off with a wave of excitement as attendees rushed to catch their favorite acts.
Beach weather launched Day 3 at Hangout Stage with their groovy surf side soundscapes that hyped the crowd up for a full day of beach fun. Alabama native, Jessie Murph started early, but her fans weren’t late. Jessie created her own “bedroom trap” atmosphere with sprinkles of edgy RnB.
As the day progressed, Yung Gravy blasted through the Hangout stage with a uniquely quirky vibe. Fans flocked to see Gravy for his hype performance fueled with fun along with crowd controlling physic powers Later at the Mermaid stage, Gashi turned up with his fans representing his Brooklyn roots. He preached “I used to be a janitor, and my life changed when jay-z signed me” .
The sun set into the ocean canvas as The Kid Lori took the Hangout stage. The teenage heartthrob soared through his hits with this explosive “Sid Vicious” energy. The audience was captivated by his intriguing set, perfect for the beach sunset. For those seeking a dance-infused experience, Skrillex joined his fans for an electric set at the Shein surf stage, filled with powerhouse hits that fans cherished. He started off with a “Sweet Home Alabama” ode to pump the crowd. The production would be compared to the movie “Tron” and fans were not disappointed.
To close the night, dance music godfather, Calvin Harris took the Hangout stage as the motley moon light shined on the audience. Emotion, laughter, and love. His luxury production complimented with tropical lighting was a perfect match for the Hangout crowd.
As the final notes of the night echoed into the distance, the curtain fell on another remarkable chapter of Hangout Fest. It was a celebration of music, community, and the magic that comes alive when people from all walks of life gather in the spirit of unity. The memories created, the friendships forged, and the unforgettable performances will linger in the hearts of attendees long after the festival grounds have been cleared.
Hangout Fest Day 3 was a true finale to remember. It showcased the power of music to transcend boundaries and bring people together in a shared experience of pure joy.