Gregg Allman, Live Nation Team Up On Laid Back Festival At Jones Beach Theater, August 29
April 29, 2015 at 12:00 PM (PT)
GREGG ALLMAN and LIVE NATION are co-promoting the inaugural LAID BACK FESTIVAL, slated for SATURDAY, AUGUST 29th, at the NIKON AT JONES BEACH THEATER on LONG ISLAND.
The one-day event, named after ALLMAN's solo debut in 1973, will feature performances by: ALLMAN, THE DOOBIE BROTHERS, BRUCE HORNSBY AND THE NOISEMAKERS, JAIMOE'S JASSZ BAND and CITY OF THE SUN, with more artists to be announced soon.
LAID BACK looks to become a premiere destination for great food and drink as well, with 20 of the finest regional restaurants, wineries and breweries, including GUY FIERI's BBQ "Grill Out."
Laid Back will begin at 4p (ET). VIP Packages including items such as a clam bake on the beach and limited edition show posters will be available. Laid Back Festival tickets and VIP packages go on sale FRIDAY, MAY 1st at 9a (ET) via ticketmaster.com and laidbackfestival.com.
"Creating this fest has been a lot of fun," commented ALLMAN. "Good music, good food and drink and a beautiful beach -- what could be better?"