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Houston Whatever Fest Returns to the East End of Downtown

by Raveen Johnson
| February 22, 2017 3:12 pm CST

Judah Friedlander / JMG Magazine

Judah Friedlander

The Houston Whatever Fest is known as Houston’s most eclectic festival to date. It is a two-day festival for music, art and comedy lovers alike, and it is happening sooner than you think. On April 1 & 2, some of the hottest talent will grace six stages in the East End of Downtown Houston, and there are over 80 acts that we can look forward to.

Some of the musical acts include the now infamous Big Freedia, Ghostface Killah, AWOLNATION, Cold War Kids, DJ Mr. Rogers, and more. With the comedy line-up, you can expect comedic acts that include T.J. Miller, Judah Friedlander, Hari Kondabolu, Michael Winslow, and many more.

The two-day fest gives you the option of purchasing weekend tickets for $55.00 or upgrading to a Big Shot VIP package for $175.00. The HWF will be one for the books as the creators of the festival have produced an incredible two-day event . Grab your tickets and/or VIP passes now at You can even become a vendor if you’d like to showcase your art as well.