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Hip Hop's Biggest Stage
October 8-12 | ATL, GA

A3C [All 3 Coasts] Festival is the preeminent hip-hop festival in the US. A3C has grown from a local showcase to an amazing cultural experience and is celebrating 10 years in the game!

Today, A3C is one of the largest hip-hop events in the world with performances from well over 500 artists, including: legends, rising stars, trendsetters, up-and-comers and aspiring talent from across the world. The 5 day festival encompasses all aspects of hip-hop culture: music, art, film, style, education and more. During the day attendees are able to connect with - and learn from - tastemakers, icons, organizations, brands and industry leaders, while the evenings and nights are filled with special events, parties and performances from some of the biggest and best hip-hop artists in the world.

All Sales Are Final. No Refunds.


If you live in Atlanta and want to purchase a Discount All-Access A3C Pass, visit one of our retail partners across Atlanta:

Ginza Boutique
72 Alabama St SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 681-4188
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Criminal Records
1154 Euclid Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 215-9511
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Fly Kix
275 Peters St SW
Atlanta, GA 30313
(404) 230-9747
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Threadz
1060 St. Charles Ave
Atlanta, GA 30306
(404) 963-6874
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Land of Flyy
4805 Briarcliff Road NE Suite 103
Atlanta, GA 30345
(470) 545-4939
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Wish ATL
447 Moreland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 880-0402
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For more information on group rates of 10+ people, please contact sales@a3chiphop.com

Music

The Music Pass allows you to attend every music show at A3C, as well as some select special events. Over 500+ Artists/DJs will perform at 50+ shows across 25+ venues during A3C.

Who should buy the Music Pass? If you are a fan of Hip-Hop and want to see all of your favorite artists perform over 5 days, the Music Pass is for you!

2014 Featured Artists: Black Thought, The LOX, Slaughterhouse, Scarface, Mystikal & Juvenile, Too Short, Sean Price, Buckshot, Royce Da 5’9”, DJ Premier, Smif N Wessun, Jarren Benton, Cyhi The Prynce, Kevin Gates, Lil Bibby, Project Pat, 9th Wonder & Rapsody, Kool Keith, Prince Paul. Nappy Roots, Makonnen and More Artists Added Daily!

For the most up-to-date artist line-up, visit http://www.a3cfestival.com/music

(limited # of discount passes available)  

  • $55

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  • $75

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  • $100

All-Access Passes

The All-Access pass grants you access to ALL A3C showcases, similar to the Music Pass. In addition to showcases, the All-Access Pass enables you to attend daily content on the 2nd Floor of The Artist Center (Crowne Plaza Midtown Atlanta) and Pro-Audio Experience (SAE Institute).

The Artist Center is the epicenter for many A3C daily activities, including: Keynote Speakers, Panels, Press Junket, Film Screenings, Workshops and more. The Artist Center is centrally located in Atlanta and easily accessibly via highway and public transportation.

Featured Events Include: Keynote Speakers include: Scarface, The LOX & Slaughterhouse, Combat Jack Show LIVE, BMI Presents the Cash Money Story w/ Mannie Fresh, Juvenile & Mystikal, ASCAP Presents Jermaine Dupri in conversation, Time is Illmatic: Screening w/ documentary directors, 1st Annual Academic Conference, Kid Capri Presents Rap Battle: The Panel, UNHEMMED: Style Panel Series and Much More!

For news and updates on Educational events at The Artists Cetner, visit: www.a3cfestival.com/education

A3C has partnered with iStandard and the SAE Institute of Atlanta to produce The Pro-Audio Experience, located at SAE’s Atlanta campus. Pro-Audio includes workshops, demos, panels, studio sessions, interview and competitions from some of the most renowned producers, engineers and DJs in hip-hop history.

For news and updates on Pro-Audio experience at SAE Institute, visit: www.a3cfestival.com/pro-audio

Who should buy the All-Access Pass? If you are an aspiring artist, DJ, producer, director or designer, the All-Access Pass enables you to network, learn and build with industry veterans, tastemakers and icons.

(limited # of discount passes available)  

  • $75

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  • $95

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  • $125

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  • $150

VIP*

The VIP pass provides attendees a heightened experience during the festival as well as limited edition A3C swag. Check out the list of benefits below:

  • Free Parking (Select Parking Lots TBA)
  • Ground Transportation
  • VIP Section @ The Main Stage in Old 4th Ward
  • 2014 A3C Gift Bag (Limited Edition T-Shirt, Woodallion & 10th Year A3C Anniversary Poster)

The VIP pass also provides access to these activities and areas on the 25th floor of the Artist Center:

  • Gaming Room
  • Lounge
  • Da Beatminerz Radio Takeover
  • Artist Gifting
  • Media Room
  • Daily Brunches
  • Daily Mixers
  • Food, Snacks & Refreshments
  • Drink Tickets

*More details on benefits coming soon

Who should buy the VIP Pass? If you work in the hip-hop industry (music, art, film, style, pro-audio, tech, etc) and are looking to network and build your business, brand or organization, the VIP Pass is for you.

(limited # of discount passes available)

  • $125

    Sold Out
  • $199

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  • $275

    Advance Price

Where is A3C?

Media Passes

Each year hundreds of the most influential cultural media outlets across the US, and abroad, partner with A3C to cover the festival and create new, unique content.

If you're interested in covering A3C 2014, or would like your outlet to partner with A3C, please send us your information to start the conversation.

2014 Media Partners Include: HOT 107.9, BET, Okayplayer, Adult Swim, Last.fm, HipHopDX, Creative Loafing, Karmaloop, DatPiff, Fusicology and More Added Daily.

More info on obtaining A3C Media Passes here: www.a3cfestival.com/media-passes

On The Ground

Artist Center

The Artist Center at The Crowne Plaza Atlanta Hotel (formerly named The Melia) is the epicenter for many A3C daily activities, including: Panels, Mixers, Press Junket, Film Screenings, Speakers, Style Expo, Product Demos and more. The Artist Center is centrally located in midtown Atlanta and easily accessibly via highway and public transportation.

The Artist Center will act as the main hub for networking and education at A3C. Registration, information desk, ticket will-call and pick-up, exhibit booths, educational panels and workshops and special events. The hotel is also convenient to public transportation, restaurants as well as midtown and downtown Atlanta.

Registration

Artist, Partner, Media & VIP Registration takes place at The Artist Center.

The Crowne Plaza Atlanta Hotel – The Artist Center
590 West Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30308

Will Call takes place at The Artist Center & 4 Locations TBA.

Pro-Audio

A3C has once again partnered with SAE Institute of Atlanta to produce The Pro-Audio Experience located at SAE’s Atlanta campus. SAE is a world leader in private post-secondary education for creative media technologies and their 17,500 square feet Atlanta facility is located in the heart of downtown. Pro-Audio includes workshops, demos, panels, studio sessions, interview and competitions from some of the most renowned producers, engineers and DJs in hip-hop history.

Thursday, Oct 9th – Saturday, Oct 11th

More on Pro Audio

Ground Transportation

More information on ground transportation during A3C is coming soon.

Parking

More information on VIP parking lots and public parking lots are coming soon.

Official Host Hotel

Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown

A3C is offering a limited number of hotel rooms at our host hotel, the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Hotel (formerly named The Melia). A3C performers, staff and additional participants will be housed at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Hotel.

590 West Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 877-9000
Website

A3C will use the hotel as the hub for many events, including registration, information desk, ticket will-call and pick-up, vendor exhibit booths, educational panels and workshops, special events and more.

The hotel is also convenient to public transportation (MARTA), restaurants, and to Midtown and Downtown Atlanta. The hotel is located one block from the North Avenue MARTA Station. MARTA provides convenient access to Hartsfield-Jackson Airport (20-minute commute from the North Avenue Station) and provides convenient access to the concert area in the Old Fourth Ward, and other areas of the city.

How to reserve a room

Room can be secured by one of these methods:

  • Call the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown directly at 404-877-9000 and ask for Reservations. Mention the A3C 2014 "call-in" room block to be eligible for the negotiated rates.
  • Calling the Crowne Plaza 24 hour reservations line at 855-646-8549 and ask for the A3C 2014 room block.
  • Make a reservation online.

**The Crown Plaza Atlanta - Midtown will sell out, so please book your rooms early.

  • King or Two Queen Beds for up to 2 guests in the room
    $115 + 16% = $133.40 per night
  • King or Two Queen Beds for up to 3 guests in the room
    $135 + 16% = $164.16 per night
  • Two Queen Beds for up to 4 guests in the room
    $155 + 16% =$ 179.80 per night
Reserve a Room Online

Flight Information & Discounts

Delta Discount

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer airfares for the A3C Music Festival. Refer to your Ticket Designator NMJNN to purchase your tickets and your negotiated discount may be applied.

Reservations and ticketing is available via www.delta.com or by calling Delta Meeting Network Reservations at 800-328-1111. Please note that a Direct Ticketing Charge will apply for booking by phone.

When booking online, select Meeting Event Code and enter your Meeting ID NMJNN in the box provided on the Search Flight page.

Discounts range from 2 to 10% depending on class of service.

Finding Best Prices

We recommend you shop around for the best flight for your travel time and prices, and then compare it with Delta and their discount. Delta is especially competitive in the Atlanta market place.