The MFWizard50: Most Popular Music Fests For March 2016 (UK, Europe, North America)

Photo Credit: Mike Ivankay

Photo Credit: Mike Ivankay for Coachella

Welcome to the MFWizard 50! Our monthly semi-scientific analysis of the most popular festivals on Music Festival Wizard just keeps growing — this month we break out fests into various regions for even more fun.

North American Rankings

Shake-ups in the Top 10: Last month’s top dog, the Osheaga Festival (#40), fell 39 spots while Coachella (#1) quietly nudged itself to the coveted first place. The all new NYC Panorama Music Festival (#2) debuted strong this month and congratulations to the Savannah Music Festival (#8) for their first trip into the Top 10.

Rank / FestivalChange
  1. Coachella Music Festival 20162
  2. Panorama Music Festival 2016N/A
  3. Governors Ball Music Festival 20166
  4. Soundset 20160
  5. Bonnaroo Music Festival 20163
  6. South By Southwest (SXSW) 2016-1
  7. SweetWater 420 Festival 20163
  8. Savannah Music Festival 20167
  9. Outside Lands 20162
  10. Euphoria Festival 20168
  11. Summerfest 20162
  12. Lollapalooza Chicago 20160
  13. Sunfest 201617
  14. Hangout Festival 20163
  15. Shaky Knees Festival 20165
  16. Joshua Tree Spring 20167
  17. Mysteryland USA 20165
  18. California Roots 20163
  19. Fool’s Paradise 201697
  20. Treefort Music Festival 201639
  21. Tortuga Music Festival 201619
  22. Electric Forest 201611
  23. Bottlerock 20163
  24. Blaze N’ Glory 201696
  25. Welcome to Rockville 20166
  26. Firefly Music Festival 2016-2
  27. Lightning in a Bottle 20167
  28. Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival 201622
  29. Mountain Jam 20160
  30. Ottawa Bluesfest 2016-28
  31. Sasquatch 20161
  32. Spring Awakening 201643
  33. Roots Picnic 201612
  34. Shaky Beats Festival 201612
  35. Moonstone 201626
  36. FYF Fest 201615
  37. Free Press Summer Fest 2016N/A
  38. Ultra Miami 2016-13
  39. Electric Zoo 201621
  40. Osheaga 2016-39
  41. Summer Camp 20162
  42. Stagecoach Music Festival 20165
  43. Desert Hearts 2016N/A
  44. Big Ears 201619
  45. Neon Desert 2016N/A
  46. Something Wonderful 201622
  47. Boston Calling 2016-8
  48. Project Pabst Denver 2016N/A
  49. Austin City Limits 20164
  50. Phoenix Lights 2016N/A

Born during a backstage Bonnaroo downpour, Vito's mission in life is to dance, write, and travel to all the great festivals that this wide world has to offer.