Get ready. The Big ‘Fancy’ Go Show (BFGS) is coming to downtown Minneapolis this July.
The BFGS is the premier summer street party for modern hip-hop fans. Headlined by international superstar Wiz Khalifa, the event takes place Sunday, July 30, at the intersection of First Avenue N. and 4th Street S. in Minneapolis, near Fine Line Music Café.
The day also features Vince Staples, Blackbear, Bobby Raps, Finding Novyon, Mac Irv.
Food trucks, adult beverages, and refreshments will be available for purchase during the daylong outdoor event. At the conclusion of BFGS, the official after party is at Fine Line with DJ Bonics spinning.
The BFGS is an all-ages event. Doors are at 3 p.m. Tickets are $45.95 in advance. BFGS After Party tickets are $10.
*UPDATE* BFGS VIP TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT!
*Ticket to the show
*Early entry into venue – no waiting in line – in the Audi Minneapolis/Audi St.Paul Express Lane
*Go 95.3 BFGS T-Shirt
*Entry into McDonalds VIP Lounge – food and beer included
*Must be 18+ (21+ to drink)
BFGS ’17 is presented by McDonald’s and Audi Minneapolis/Audi St. Paul, and powered by Metro PCS.
Wiz Khalifa – 8:10 p.m.
The Pittsburgh-bred rapper has built a worldwide following with inescapable hits like “Black & Yellow,” “Young, Wild & Free,” “See You Again” and “We Dem Boyz.” Positivity, tattoos, and a party vibe are part and parcel with his identity. This Minneapolis show will be the first featuring Wiz since his tourmate DJ Bonics joined Go 95.3 as an on-air host.
Vince Staples – 7:10 p.m.
Def Jam rapper Vince Staples is an incredible showman who has reached festival-sized crowds around the world. With singles like “Norf Norf” and “Blue Suede,” he’s established a hard-edged, thoughtful approach to his craft. His sophomore studio album Big Fish Theory arrives June 23.
Blackbear – 6:35 p.m.
R&B/hip-hop singer-songwriter Blackbear released his latest album, Digital Druglord, in April. The project arrived not long after the debut of his project with Mike Posner, Mansionz. Blackbear previously has racked up credits writing for Justin Bieber, Machine Gun Kelly, G-Eazy, Mod Sun, and many more.
Bobby Raps – 5:15 p.m.
The hard-working Bobby Raps is part of local rap supergroup the Stand4rd (with Allan Kingdom, Corbin, and Psymun), as well as a prolific songwriter and producer that has netted credits with the Weeknd and Hamburger Helper. He’s been teasing out songs on SoundCloud from his forthcoming Mark album.
Finding Novyon – 5:20 p.m.
After a big 2016, Finding Novyon recently teamed up with P.O.S for “Never Too High.” The song is the first single off his forthcoming debut album, That’s My Dawg, coming out on Allan Kingdom’s imprint, So Cold Records.
Mac Irv – 5:00 p.m.
North Minneapolis native Mac Irv was big-time basketball star at the U of M before he made a splash in the local rap game. His latest project, Misfit: 55411, features Prof, Ashley DuBose, and Tory Lanez.
FREEWIFI – 4:40 p.m.
FREEWIFI is Minneapolis’ newest rap supergroup, formed by Tha Rift, J. Plaza and Daddy Dinero via social media. Scope their raw new video for “EGO.”
Gaines FM – 4:20 p.m.
Rapper/Singer Gaines FM is poised for a breakout thanks to his infectious new Twin Cities anthem “Southside.”
Nate Millyunz – 4:00 p.m.
Tennessee, Minnesota raised, Nate Millyunz brings an infectious, genuine energy to every performance.
Plus, Go 95.3 DJs start spinning at 3:00pm!
BFGS ’17 is Sunday, July 30. To purchase tickets, click here.