March Madness Stars

Fall Out Boy, Pitbull and other top performers join Maroon 5 at free March Madness concert series

Fall Out Boy, Pitbull join Maroon 5 at free March Madness concerts

Pitbull at Houston Rodeo
Fresh from an appearance at RodeoHouston, Pitbull will perform at the March Madness Music Festival on April 3. © Michelle Watson/Catchlight Group
Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy performs at Houston Rodeo
Pete Wentz, lead singer of Fall Out Boy, which will perform at the March Madness Music Festival on April 1. Photo by © Michelle Watson/CatchLightGroup.com
Jason Derulo at Houston Rodeo
Jason Derulo, who wowed crowds at RodeoHouston, will perform at the March Madness Music Festival on April 2. © Michelle Watson/Catchlight Group
Flo Rida
Flo Rida will perform at the March Madness Music Festival on April 3. Photo by Jon Shapley
Panic! at the Disco
Panic! At The Disco will perform at the March Madness Music Festival on April 1. Photo by Philip Jenkins
Pitbull at Houston Rodeo
Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy performs at Houston Rodeo
Jason Derulo at Houston Rodeo
Flo Rida
Panic! at the Disco

The 2016 March Madness Music Festival has added a load of name stars to the free three-day event at Discovery Green April 1-3.

The festival, which is part of actitivies surrounding the 2016 NCAA Men's Final Four, will kick off on April 1 with an AT&T Block Party featuring performances by Fall Out Boy and Panic! At The Disco.

Fresh off his RodeoHouston performance, Jason Derulo will headline the Coca-Cola Music Mix on April 2, along with Conrad Sewell and other acts to be named later.

On April 3 Houston favorite Pitbull and Flo Rida will join the previously announced headliner Maroon 5 at the Capital One JamFest. Part of the Maroon 5 and Pitbull performances will be simulcast during the iHeartRadio Music Awards, airing live from the Forum in Los Angeles on Turner networks TBS, TNT and truTV at 7 pm CT.

The festival will also be live streamed throughout the weekend at www.ncaa.com/musicfest, on the NCAA March Madness YouTube page, BleacherReport.com, the Team Stream app, and the NCAA Final Four app. 

The entire three-day music festival is open to the public on a first-come basis.

The official festival site will be updated leading up to the big weekend with new announcements and details at www.ncaa.com/marchmadness/musicfest. Fans can also stay updated by following @FinalFour and @MarchMadness on Twitter. 

The schedule looks like this:

Friday, April 1 - AT&T Block Party

  • Fall Out Boy
  • Panic! At The Disco
  • Performances from 4 pm to 10 pm
  • Artists and highlights to be announced

 

Saturday, April 2 – Coca-Cola Music Mix

  • Live broadcast of the first semi-final game
  • Jason Derulo
  • Conrad Sewell
  • Performances from 12 pm to 9 pm
  • Additional performances and highlights to be announced

 

Sunday, April 3 - Capital One JamFest

  • Maroon 5
  • Pitbull
  • Flo Rida
  • Performances from 3 pm to 10 pm
  • Additional performances and highlights to be announced