Photos by: Conner Fornes | April 15-16, 2023 | Riverfront Park in North Charleston, SC
The Highwater Music Festival, held at Riverfront Park in Charleston, South Carolina, was an incredible event that local music fans won't forget anytime soon. The beautiful park setting provided a stunning backdrop for the festival, and the warm southern hospitality of the city made the event even more enjoyable. The festival's lineup was top-notch, with a diverse range of talented musicians that included Bleachers, Beck, Orville Peck, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, and Wilco. Lana Del Rey even made a surprise appearance during Bleachers set, to sing their new collaboration song ‘Margaret’. Each artist delivered an outstanding performance, and the energy from the crowd was infectious. Fans of all ages were dancing, singing, and having a great time throughout the entire weekend.
The festival's organization was flawless, with ample facilities and amenities available to festival-goers. The food and drink options were diverse and delicious, and the vendor stalls offered a wide variety of merchandise. The stage and sound setup were top-notch, with each artist sounding fantastic and the lighting adding to the overall atmosphere. The staff was friendly and helpful, ensuring that everyone had a safe and enjoyable experience. Overall, the Highwater Festival was a fantastic event that music fans will be talking about for a long time to come. From the beautiful setting to the excellent lineup of musicians, everything about the festival was perfect, and we can't wait to see what they have in store for next year.