Breakaway 2018: Halsey, Odesza, Migos, Kaskade, Khalid & more

Joel Oliphint
Breakaway's 2018 lineup

Breakaway Music Festival, one of the biggest and most successful large-scale music fests in Central Ohio, just announced the lineup for its fourth event, highlighted by hip-hop/EDM names like Halsey, Odesza, Migos, Kaskade and Khalid.

Also on the bill for 2018: Chris Lake, Ekali, Flatbush Zombies, Flosstradamus, Gryffin, Jaden Smith, Jai Wolf, Kayzo, Quinn XCII, Rich the Kid, Smokepurpp, Blaise Moore, Cal Charlotte Lawrence, Dombresky, Drezo, Elohim, GASHI, GG Magree, Grey, Jack Harlow, Livvia, London Richards, London On Da Track, Loud Luxury, Nessly, Phantoms, Shallou, Shoreline Mafia, Yung Pinch and more.

In a press release, Zach Ruben, the managing partner of Breakaway organizer Prime Social Group, said the fest continues to focus on bringing in "some of the biggest names in pop, hip-hop and EDM, but also ... groundbreaking and cutting-edge musicians and producers nationally and locally."

This year, Breakaway is also expanding to Grand Rapids, Michigan (Aug. 24-25), Charlotte, North Carolina (Oct. 12-13) and Nashville (Oct. 5-6). (Plus a fest last month in Dallas.)

Tickets to Breakaway Columbus start at $55 and are on sale at This fest is all ages and outdoors, rain or shine.