psycho de mayo at yost theater

Thief Presents, Psycho De Mayo, Orange county’s first psychedelic music festival. On Sunday, May 5 the Downtown Santa Ana Arts District will transform into a center of psychedelia. Headling the Mecca Stage in the Yost Theater are Black Mountain from Vancouver, A Place to Bury Strangers from New York, Dead Skeletons from Iceland, and Los Angeles’ own Dead Meadow. Supporting them will be Sleepy Sun, MMOSS, Dahga Bloom, and more!

In addition to the main act, there will be two FREE showcases on the Alpha Stage and Omega Stage. These stages will feature two-dozen mind-blowing, acid flashback, indie garage psyche heads like Holy Wave, The Orange Revival, Blackfeet Braves, Mr. Elevator & The Brain Hotel, Shiva Trash, JJUUJJUU, and more.

Psycho De Mayo will feature over 30 bands, on 3 stages, with a melting pot of unique vendors, art installations, pop-up shops, and giveaways through the day. Surely, a brand new festival that we have all be waiting for. Start your trip right, and join us for a day of mind-altering art and music

Tickets to the Mecca Stage are $18-$25, doors open at 2PM, and the event is all ages. You can win  a pair of tickets with us by entering the contest below, courtesy of Grimy Goods and Thief Presents.

(The free showcases are 21 and over only)


First make sure you’re following Grimy Goods on Twitter here and/or “like” our Facebook page here. Next, email with your full name for guest list and a clever reason why you want a pair of tickets to Psycho De Mayo. When you’re done with your email, send us a Tweet so we know you entered the contest or you can post on our Facebook wall. We’ll select a winner that has done all of the above mentioned. Winners will be announced via email, Facebook and Twitter on Wednesday Apr. 17. Winners will have until 10am Thursday, Apr. 18 to reply back to our email and confirm their win.

TWEET: Hey @GrimyGoods, I wanna win FREE tickets to Psycho De Mayo presented by @ThiefPresents at @YostTheater May 5!

FACEBOOK: Just leave a comment on our wall letting us know you entered our contest for tickets to Psycho De Mayo at the Yost Theater.

For more cool shows coming up at the Yost Theater click here. To enter other Grimy Goods contests, click here.