This year’s SunFest has some pretty bigs acts coming through. You know them: Snoop Dogg, Weezer, Blink-182, Fetty Wap, Macklemore, Flo Rida… I could go on, but you get the point. But don't let their glitz or haze (Snoop, Ziggy, I'm lookin' at you) be the only reason you go. Here are five artists at SunFest this year that you didn't know you could love. After all, this time next year, they could be a big act that sells out quicker than you can buy.
Jessica Hebler, Jupiter, dances in the rain with the crowd at the Dirty Heads performance on the Ford stage at SunFest 2014 in downtown West Palm Beach on Saturday, May 3, 2014. (Thomas Cordy / The Palm Beach Post)Are you ready for SunFest? You better be! Because the five, music-packed days along the waterfront are coming whether you’re ready or not. We’re talking hot artists, cool people, great food, interactive art and good vibes.
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