Pure Imagination Music Festival

May 17th – May 18th

  • HoursFriday, May 17th 3pm-9:30pm; Saturday, May 18th 12pm-11pm
  • AdmissionTickets start at $65
Commence your festival journey with an electrifying concert on Friday, May 17th, featuring the dynamic Michael Franti & Spearhead, Grammy-winning Chicano rock icons Ozomatli, the visionary Candace Devine's Ponderosa Grove, and the fiery guitar riffs of Slim Gambill from Lady A.

The lineup for Saturday, May 18th is absolutely stellar. Prepare yourself for an epic voyage headlined by the legendary three-time Grammy winners, The Flaming Lips, commemorating the 20th Anniversary of their iconic Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots tour. The weekend is packed with epic music: Grammy-nominated indie favorites Sylvan Esso, country brilliance by Tanya Tucker, hip-hop pioneers The Pharcyde, and the R&B revival sounds of Durand Jones. And the lineup continues to dazzle with captivating performances by Danielle Ponder, The National Parks, Sarah Shook & The Disarmers, The Irie, and many more!

Nestled within the picturesque Prescott National Forest, Pure Imagination promises a seamless blend of old-west charm and breathtaking vistas. Just a short distance from Phoenix and Flagstaff, our festival grounds at Watson Lake Park set the stage for endless exploration and adventure. Immerse yourself in scenic hiking trails, take to the waters with on-site kayaking, and indulge your palate at the Prescott Night Market, boasting artisanal vendors and delectable food trucks.
  • Location Watson Lake Park
  • 3101 Watson Lake Park Rd
  • Prescott, Arizona 86301


Cities & Regions

From the abundance of Saguaro cactuses and unique wildlife in the Sonoran Desert to the high country and forests of the White Mountains to the breathtaking Grand Canyon, Arizona’s regions are full of experiences that don’t disappoint.