Past Events
  • iLoveMakonnen FGDAYOFFNY '14

    Day Off NY ’14

    The first DAY OFF of ’14 was our craziest yet! Danny Brown, French Montana, A-Trak, Araabmuzik, The Lox, Brenmar, Hoodboi B2B Falcons, Yung Gleesh, World’s Fair, Nick Catchdubs & B.I.C., Shash’u, Black Dave, GrandeMarshall, Cakes Da Killa, Ruff Ryders young’n Lil Waah and surprise guests galore: Bobby Shmurda, Remy Ma, Cam’ron, A$AP Nast, iLoveMakonnen, Travi$ Scott, Smoke DZA and more.

  • Miami '14

    FG Miami '14

    Our proud Ultra Weekend tradition continues with another Grand Central blowout featuring A-Trak, Tchami, gLAdPVCK, Oliver, Anna Lunoe, Destructo, Nick Catchdubs, Trippy Turtle & Wave Racer, Carli, High Klassified, Sleepy Tom, DZA and the Peachfuzz Crew and party people from around the globe losing their minds on the dancefloor.

  • FG SXSW ’14

    FG SXSW ’14

    A-Trak and Lex Luger debuted Low Pros at our ’14 SXSW showcase with Metro Boomin, High Klassified and crazy special guests Migos, Young Thug, Travi$ Scott, and Que. Danny Brown and Zelooperz surprised the crowd (as did YG and DJ Mustard), 100s brought the funk, and Nick Catchdubs, gLAdiator, World’s Fair, Treasure Fingers, GrandeMarshall, and more kept the party live all night long.

  • Holy Ship!!!

    Holy Ship!!!

    The third time’s a charm when it comes to ravin’ on a cruise ship… Duck Sauce, Chromeo, A-Trak, Flosstradamus, Oliver, RL Grime, Just Blaze, Dillon Francis, Baauer and many more friends and fam partied all weekend from boat to beach and beyond, including the most epic Fool’s Gold Rap Party yet, featuring special guest Pharrell!

  • Holiday '13

    Holiday Party '13

    We skipped the North Pole and went straight to Chiraq, flying Young Chop and friends to Westway to rock a set of high-grade turn-uppables alongside 100s (in a very festive head-to-toe red ensemble) and NYC’s finest Nick Catchdubs, Ni– Sky and DJ Wonder on the 1s and 2s all night.

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    Day Off Miami ’13

    The last Day Off of 2013 was our best yet, headlined by Miami mayor Trick Daddy and featuring sets from A-Trak, Flosstradamus, Dave 1 of Chromeo, Young Thug, Brenmar, Nick Catchdubs, Damaged Goods, Eskeerdo, and very special guests Danny Brown and Travi$ Scott.

  • FG 6YR

    FG 6 Year Anniversary

    We brought several hundred of our closest whoadies deep into BK to celebrate six years of Fool’s Gold’n, and Juvenile, Bodega Bamz, Flatbush Zombies, World’s Fair, Brenmar, Nick Catchdubs, Party Supplies, GrandeMarshall, High Klassified, and surprise guests YG, Chinx Drugz and Rich Da Kid provided the soundtrack.

  • Day Off LA

    Day Off LA ’13

    California! Knows how to part-aay. Our 2nd LA Day Off featured Danny Brown (with Schoolboy Q), A-Trak, Kill The Noise, DJ Quik, Freddie Gibbs, Nick Catchdubs with IAMSU and Jay Ant, Anna Lunoe, gLAdiator and more.

  • Day Off Boulder

    Day Off Boulder ’13

    We brought Day Off to the Rockies for our first ever Colorado edition, packing the Balch Fieldhouse at CU Boulder with all manner of of party people getting down to the sweet, sweet sounds of A-Trak, Danny Brown, Carnage, Casey Veggies, Nick Catchdubs and gLAdiator.

  • TomorrowWorld

    TomorrowWorld ’13

    What happens when Fool’s Gold takes over a festival stage in the Chattahoochee Hills? An all day adventure with ATL’s own FKI and Speakerfoxxx (with Gangsta Boo MCing!), Anna Lunoe, Codes, Nick Catchdubs, Style Of Eye, Bag Raiders, Treasure Fingers, Fake Blood, RL Grime, Araabmuzik and our main man A-Trak closing it out strong.

  • Day Off NY

    Day Off NY ’13

    Brooklyn! We brought Day Off back home with our biggest party yet: Duck Sauce, Danny Brown, A$AP Ferg (and Rocky and the rest of the Mob), Migos, Run The Jewels, Unibros (aka A-Trak and Boys Noize) with special guest Mykki Blanco, World’s Fair, GrandeMarshall, Nick Catchdubs, #Been#Trill with special guest Travis $cott, Party Supplies, and the big homie Action Bronson.

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    Electric Zoo ’13

    The Fool’s Gold Festival Stage returned to Electric Zoo this summer for another day of non stop dancery courtesy of A-Trak, Brodinski and Gesaffelstein, Araabmuzik, Congorock, DJ Sliink, Green Lantern, Just Blaze, Nick Catchdubs, Oliver and RL Grime. Strobes! Screens! Smoke fuggin machines!

  • Seattle

    Capitol Hill Block Party ’13

    A Fool’s Gold festival stage at the Capitol Hill Block party: the illest Seattle team up since Temple Of The Dog? We gave you A-Trak and Run The Jewels on the mainstage, and an afterparty with Nick Catchdubs, Sleepy Tom, and hometown hero Four Color Zack. Hungraaaay eeh ayyy!

  • Electric Forest

    Electric Forest ’13

    We kicked off another year of all-singing, all-dancing partytimes deep in the woods of Michigan. A-Trak, Danny Brown, Flosstradamus, Oliver, Just Blaze, Craze, Nick Catchdubs, Treasure Fingers and Party Supplies on the same stage? It’s electric! Boogie woogie woogie.

  • Miami '13

    FG Miami '13

    FG took over MIA once again, putting our own special shine on Miami Music Week with multiple events. A sweaty Grand Central rave? Yes indeed. Infiltrating the Ultra festival? You bet. A rooftop rap party? SOUND DI ALARM!!!

  • Austin '13

    FG SXSW '13

    Return 2 Texas! Peep our official SXSW showcase, our after-hours bash with A$AP Yams at the Illmore, the mega-label Super Party team-up with Mad Decent and Check Yo Ponytail, and more (including Danny Brown proudly accepting an mtvU Video Of The Year Woodie!)

  • Holy Ship!!

    Holy Ship!!

    FG marauded pirate-style over Holy Ship once again: A-Trak, Oliver, Tommy Trash, Crookers, Dillon Francis, Baauer, RL Grime, Brodinski and even more of your favorite DJs throwing down swashbuckling sets, peep the recap video to see just how wavy it got.

  • Holiday '12

    Holiday Party '12

    We celebrated the holiday season once again with our friends at LTD+ and a gang of New York City’s finest party people. Danny Brown and GrandeMarshall brought the raps, DJ Mustard (on the beat hoe!), Just Blaze and Nick Catchdubs held it down on the 1s and 2s, the whole A$AP Mob was in effect, and it was another festive notch in the FG events belt.

  • 5 Year Anniversary

    FG 5 Year Anniversary

    Come and have a good time with G-O-L-D! We turned 5 (and turnt up) in Brooklyn with Ghostface, A-Trak, Flosstradamus, Donnis, World’s Fair, Nick Catchdubs, Troy Ave, Chase N Cashe, Ryan Hemsworth, GrandeMarshall and special guests Trinidad Jame$, Flatbush Zombies, Tanboys and more.

  • House Party Tour

    Fool’s Gold House Party Tour

    Lock your liquor cabinets! A-Trak, Flosstradamus and Donnis hit the road for our first ever Fool’s Gold House Party Tour. Yes, it was in actual houses. Yes, it was batshit insane. Check out the recap videos and photogalleries to see all the madness that went down in basements, frats, and bowling alleys across America.

  • Day Off LA

    Day Off LA '12

    Day Off made it’s LA debut with A-Trak, Danny Brown, Chromeo, Cool Kids, Casey Veggies, Congorock, Oliver, Donnis, Kingdom, Nick Catchdubs and a few thousand of Cali’s finest party people.

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    Day Off NY ’12

    FG’s annual, free DAY OFF bash was once again NYC’s party of the year, a wild-out extravaganza for FG fans of all ages. Check what went down with Danny Brown, Brothers Macklovitch, Just Blaze, Flosstradamus, Flatbush Zombies and many more impossible-to-miss acts.

  • CounterPoint

    CounterPoint ’12

    Georgia got housed when the Fool’s Gold Festival Stage hit CounterPoint this summer with A-Trak, Treasure Fingers, Oliver and Nick Catchdubs doing their thing on the 1s and 2s, and Donnis MCing through the night. Plus: a ferris wheel!

  • Ezoo

    Electric Zoo ’12

    The hometown edition of our Fool’s Gold Festival Stage series featured A-Trak (with Donnis on guest MC duties – and a full on 3D interlude!), Tommy Trash, Dillon Francis, Nadastrom, Gesaffelstein, Araabmuzik, Treasure Fingers, Nick Catchdubs and special guests Jack Beats. Bodies were moved!

  • Mysteryland

    Mysteryland ’12

    We threw down FG style in the Netherlands with our own stage at Mysteryland, featuring A-Trak, Tiga, Fake Blood, Riton, Nobody Beats The Drum, Rogerseventytwo and NT89. (There was also a giant teddy bear.)

  • HARD Summer

    HARD Summer ’12

    LA’s own Fool’s Gold Festival Stage was extra hype, with A-Trak, Danny Brown, Araabmuzik, Craze, Action Bronson, Nick Catchdubs, Mr MFN Exquire, and Jim-E Stack doing their thing in front of a packed HARD festival tent fulla FG superfans (some of whom were lucky enough to snag one of the limited-edition tees that Kidult threw into the crowd).

  • Camp Bisco

    Camp Bisco ’12

    The first ever Fool’s Gold Festival Stage featured Craze, Nick Catchdubs, Mr MFN Exquire and JWLS rocking the Camp Bisco faithful, while A-Trak shut it down late night in the big tent. Crunchy!

  • Miami '12

    FG Miami ’12

    For the third year running we were back at Grand Central for WMC / Ultra / Miami Music Watchamacalit, with fam + friends making you dance: “DJ Canada,” Jacques Lu Cont, Just Blaze, Congorock, Treasure Fingers, Style Of Eye, LA Riots, Flosstradamus, Jokers Of The Scene, Nick Catchdubs, Fifteenth and surprise guests Annie Mac and Vega (not to mention the Peachfuzz crew keeping it live upstairs with Craze, DJ Soul and other guests). Musics!

  • SXSW '12

    FG SXSW ’12

    We ran through Austin for two mega parties during SXSW: a label showcase at the brand new Beauty Ballroom, and a team-up Super Party with Mad Decent and Check Yo Ponytail that took over BB as well as the giant Emo’s East down the street. From A$AP (and Sammy Bananas!) stagedives to A-Trak’s big-room scratchery… shit got live!

  • Holy Ship!

    Holy Ship!

    The Fool’s Gold crew set sail aboard the maiden voyage of Holy Ship! and brought a dose of BK swag to the high seas rave – from the Fool’s Gold Rap Party to Danny Brown’s solo set to A-Trak’s DJ lessons and main-stage antics (including a DJ hero conga line!)

  • Holiday '11

    Holiday Party '11

    The 2011 edition of our Holiday Party was a hyperactive affair featuring DJ sets from OG Ron C, Just Blaze, The Brothers Macklovitch and Nick Catchdubs, Danny Brown in formalwear, and moshing A$APs galore. Deck the halls…

  • 4yr

    FG 4 Year Anniversary

    The Tribeca Grand got turnt to a BK basement when we celebrated four years of label-dom with NORE, A-Trak, Danny Brown, Action Bronson, Party Supplies, Mr Muthafuckin Exquire (with Plain Pat on the wheels), Chase N Cashe, Cubic Zirconia, Nick Catchdubs, LUMIDEE (?!?), DJ Ayres, Jim E-Stack, Michna, and all y’all.

  • trip

    Day Off NY '11

    We trippy mane! Our second annual DAY OFF was even crazier than the first, with Juicy J, Danny Brown, the Brothers Macklovitch (A-Trak and Dave1), Just Blaze, Cubic Zirconia, Party Supplies, Nick Catchdubs and very special guests ASAP Rocky and DJ Mehdi joining the festivities.

  • pariseventq

    Fool's Gold Takes Paris

    A-Trak, Chromeo, Craze, Kavinsky, Breakbot, Nick Catchdubs, Rogerseventytwo, three thousand screaming, dancing, jumping French girls and boys…sacre bleu! Check pics and video of what went down at Grande Halle De La Villette.

  • alife

    Fool's Gold x ALIFE XXX

    On the eve of Danny Brown’s XXX release, we were all up in the ALIFE backyard celebrating with some of NYC’s finest. Danny, A$AP Rocky (his first show!) and Nick Catchdubs performed to a packed sweatbox crowd, and we whipped up a limited-edition tee with ALIFE to commemorate it.

  • fgstore

    FG Store Opening + Afterparty

    Like Jeezy said, “come shop wit me”… Tons of friends, fam and fans hit the opening of the FG retail store in Brooklyn, then headed over the bridge to an afterparty with A-Trak, Nick Catchdubs and host Danny Brown to celebrate our new collab with Members Only.

  • wmc11sm

    FG Miami '11

    They moved “WMC,” but we still brought the party like we always do at this time, going all night at Grand Central with A-Trak, Kenny Dope, Riva Starr, Just Blaze, Treasure Fingers, Congorock, LA Riots, Jokers Of The Scene, Nacho Lovers, Kingdom, Nick Catchdubs, Sammy Bananas, Mr Goldbar, thousands of party people, millions of glowing LEDs, logo stickers errrwhere…

  • rappsm

    Rap Party

    Without a doubt, THE place to be Ultra weekend was our afternoon B2B DJ bro sesh at the Standard in Miami, with A-Trak, Craze, Busy P, DJ Mehdi, Brodinski, Nick Catchdubs, Dave Nada, and Mike B playing their rap favorites (tunnel bangers, g-funk classics, Mmmaybach Music) for all the party people and bathing beauties down by the water.

  • pastyosm

    Past Yo Bedtime

    Shop till you drop! We took over an empty Austin mall with iheartcomix and threw two nights of insane parties with A-Trak, Treasure Fingers, Nadastrom, Just Blaze, Brodinski, Drop The Lime, Kastle, Flosstradamus, Nick Catchdubs, Franki Chan, Proper Villains, Jackie Chain, Penguin Prison, Sammy Bananas and more.

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    FG SXSW '11

    We packed the Palm Door in Austin once more for our official SXSW showcase with A-Trak, Donnis, Cubic Zirconia, Danny Brown, The Suzan, AraabMuzik, Kingdom, Telephoned, Party Supplies and Nick Catchdubs on the decks between acts all night.

  • roadtiny

    Road Gold

    We partied across North America in honor of the Fool’s Gold Vol 1 compilation. Treasure Fingers, Congorock, LA Riots, Jokers Of The Scene, Nacho Lovers, Kingdom, Nick Catchdubs, Sammy Bananas and Telephoned teamed up from city to city, along with special guests Just Blaze and host-with-the-most Kid Sister.

  • holidayz

    Holiday Party ’10

    We got together with LTD once again to spread cheer with our friends and fam Mannie Fresh, Just Blaze, the Brothers Macklovitch (A-Trak and Dave1) and Sammy Bananas. Drake even popped in to wish everyone a Happy Chanukah. L’chaim!

  • FG 3 Year Anniversary

    FG 3 Year Anniversary

    We celebrated three amazing years of label-dom by closing out Pitchfork’s #Offline festival at Brooklyn Bowl with A-Trak, Treasure Fingers, Donnis, The Suzan, Kingdom and special guests CyHi Da Prynce, Araabmuzik, and some Kanye West fellow who might become a big star one day.

  • dayoff226

    Day Off NY '10

    Check what went down at our first ever downtown Labor Day party featuring Yelawolf, the Fool’s Gold and Slow Roast fam and thousands of partying New Yorkers.

  • disco226

    Fool's Gold x Stones Throw Discotheque

    A four-city jamtastic voyage starring Peanut Butter Wolf, A-Trak, J-Rocc, Nacho Lovers, and special guests Mayer Hawthorne, Treasure Fingers, Holy Ghost! and a boat.

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    Pool’s Gold

    We braved the elements with Chromeo, Kid Sister, The Suzan and Telephoned at an all-FG edition of the Jelly Pool party at East River State Park in Brooklyn.

  • duck226

    Duck Sauce @ EDC

    A-Trak and Armand Van Helden (and an inflatable feathered friend) disco danced 185,000 ravers at LA’s Electric Daisy Carnival for Duck Sauce’s first-ever festival show.

  • lbl

    FG WMC '10

    Another Miami takeover, where Duck Sauce made their triumphant live DJ debut, DJ Sneak, Just Blaze and (surprise surprise) Laidback Luke rocked guest sets, and the whole FG DJ family put it down like never before all night at brand-new venue Grand Central in downtown Miami.

  • theo226

    FG SXSW '10

    An Austin two-parter: Texas Takeover at Republic Live (featuring the debut of Travis x A-Trak), and the official FG SXSW Showcase at Malverde. Sets from the whole fam and special guests Theophilus London and The Cool Kids.

  • euro226

    European Vacation

    Our first international label tour, featuring A-Trak, Jokers Of The Scene, Congorock, Greenmoney, special guests, baguettes, special baguettes…

  • holiday226

    Holiday Party '09

    A festivus for the rest of us, with an all-house set from Just Blaze, dancehall vibes courtesy Max Glazer, and FG favorites from the Brothers Macklovitch and Nick Catchdubs, all going down in the middle of an NYC blizzard.

  • cmj

    FG 2 Year Anniversary

    2 years down, 2 crazy nights of revelry at 88 Palace in Chinatown and N8 in Brooklyn with the whole fam, including first-timers Vega, Donnis, The Suzan, Telephoned and more.

  • burgert

    10,000LB Hamburger Tour

    A-Trak, Treasure Fingers, Theophilus London and guests took the US by storm (or rather, by bus). Strobe lights! Mustard!

  • dlra

    Best Of The Beast

    Dust La Rock’s first solo art exhibit showcased all manner of psycho psychedelia in a NYC gallery converted from an old church.

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    FG WMC '09

    We took over White Room in downtown Miami once again, a waaaaaay late night affair with all the FG DJs in effect and guests Steve Aoki, DJ Mehdi, a rare Annie Mac x Fake Blood tag team, and hometown hero Craze.

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    FG SXSW '09

    “Fool’s Gold After Dark” turned Austin’s lights out with sweaty sets from the crew and special guests DJ Mehdi, Mapei and an unannounced Kid Cudi.

  • holi

    Holiday Party '08

    In what has become a new family tradition, our seasonal jam featured sets from DJ Premier, Cipha Sounds, The Brothers Macklovitch, Sammy Bananas and Nick Catchdubs, all on a DJ booth made of Pepsi cans.

  • jt

    FG Remixed Tour

    To celebrate the release of the Fool’s Gold Remixed Scion CD, Jokers Of The Scene, Treasure Fingers, Trackademicks, Nacho Lovers, Sammy Bananas and Nick Catchdubs hit the road and hit the flo!

  • kscmj

    FG 1 Year Anniversary

    We celebrate the label’s birthday every year during CMJ, where we had our debut label showcase in NYC. The first anniversary party packed out Webster Hall with the whole family, a lotta bass, and even more cake and champagne.

  • trizdip

    Mad Fools

    FG teamed up with Mad Decent for a huge free show at Central Park Summerstage featuring Santigold, A-Trak, Diplo, and Kid Cudi.

  • blood

    Fool's Gold x Dim Mak Screaming Bloody Murder

    Party boyz A-Trak, Steve Aoki, Sinden and Sammy Bananas got rowdy across North America, with lotsa FG guests along for the ride. Shirts were removed!

  • mia

    FG WMC ’08

    Our first ever Miami showcase featured the whole fam plus special guests JFK of MSTRKRFT, Surkin, Boys Noize and DJ Mehdi. Then we went to Diddy’s house.

  • cho

    FG SXSW ’08

    Our inaugural trip to Austin had everything: breakfast burritos, brisket and a packed showcase featuring Chromeo, Kid Sister and more.

  • holi

    Holiday Party ’07

    We teamed up with 10.Deep for the “Holiday Sweat Out,” the first installment of our action packed non-denominational channuxmas jumpoff. A-Trak, Kid Sister, Kid Cudi, Pase Rock and Nick Catchdubs got busy for NYC. Also: gift bags!

  • dust

    FG North American Tour ’07

    The one that started it all! Our first label tour featured A-Trak, Kid Sister and The Cool Kids with bonus Frenchmen Kavinsky and DJ Mehdi and a smattering of special guests as always. From Pop Montreal to CMJ to a sold-out Roxy in LA, we let the world know what we had in store…