Initial Headliners Announced For Return Of Breakaway Music Festival, Charlotte


CHARLOTTE, N.C. — On Thursday, Prime Social Group revealed the first round of artists to perform at the much anticipated Breakaway Music Festival, Charlotte on Friday, October 1st and Saturday, October 2nd.

Big name artists including The Chainsmokers, Martin Garrix, and G-Eazy will headline the two-day music festival held in-person at the zMax Dragway of the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

The festival returns after one year off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and will feature a variety of music genres from EDM to hip-hop to pop.

Tickets are on sale at, starting at $104.99 for two-day general admission tickets.

Festival officials say with more artists yet to be announced, Breakaway Music Festival is looking to be one of the most complete multi-genre festivals to hit Charlotte in 2021.

“We feel like we’ve put together one of the best Breakaway lineups yet for Charlotte music fans and will be releasing more acts in the coming weeks,”said Zach Ruben, co-founder of Prime Social Group. “After over a year of very little live and in-person music, we are ready and feel Charlotte is more than ready for Breakaway.”