The Hangout Beach Music and Arts Festival is delighted to announce an unbelievable lineup for its first year including performances from Zac Brown Band, Trey Anastasio, John Legend, Guster, Ray LaMontagne, The Flaming Lips, Ben Harper and Relentless7, Matisyahu, and Alison Krauss and Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas. The 3-day music and arts festival is planned for May 14th – 16th and is sure to be an event like no other. Located directly on the sugar white beaches of Gulf Shores, Al, The Hangout Music and Art Festival is the first major music festival of the summer festival season and the only festival on the sand. A full confirmed lineup is listed below with more bands to be announced in the coming weeks.
The festival hoped to bring the Gulf Coast into the national music scene. Performances will take place on four stages, two main stages located on the beach. Attendance will be limited to 35,000 people per day.
Festival tickets are available online at www.hangoutmusicfest.com as well as at The Hangout restaurant and Surf Style stores along the central Gulf Coast. Ticket prices are $159 for a three-day pass and limited $82 day passes will be available.
There is a wide variety of lodging options, with Festival Sponsor Kaiser Realty, that surround the festival ranging from one bedroom condos to large beach homes that sleep your entire group. Be sure to check out Kaiser’s Hot Deals for huge savings and ticket packages.
2010 Hangout Beach, Music and Arts Festival Confirmed Artists:
Zac Brown BandTrey Anastasio and TAB
Ben Harper and Relentless7
The Black Crowes
Alison Krauss and Union Station Featuring Jerry Douglas
Michael Franti and Spearhead
Rodrigo Y Gabriela
Blind Boys of Alabama
Jerry Jeff Walker
North Mississippi Allstars
Davy Knowles and Back Door Slam
Black Joe Lewis and the Honey Bears