Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Tyler Childers, and Vita &The Woolf to Also Grace the Masterson Station Park Stage
[Lexington, KY] March 31, 2017 – MoonTower Music Festival is returning to Lexington’s Masterson Station Park on August 26th 2017 for its fourth consecutive year. The LexEffect presented festival has announced Cherub, JJ Grey &Mofro, Todd Snider & Great American Taxi, Big Sam's Funky Nation, Tyler Childers, Vita &The Woolf are confirmed to play the all-day festival.
This year’s festival boast two stages and 14 bands, additional announcements to be made over the next few months. The festival grounds will include a revamped food pavilion featuring over 20 different food and beverage options, a can-only beer garden with larger check-out areas, specially marked VIP zones, designated seating and tenting sections as well as a special late night show.
Entering into its fourth year, MoonTower has carved out its name as a regional and local destination for music, food and art with its range of music genres, support of local businesses, and family friendly vibe.
“We are thrilled about this year’s lineup and proud to continue building on the success of MoonTower thus far.” Says LexEffect founder Kaelyn Query. “We take our role in the community seriously and strive to create an event that has something for everyone, while the event only lasts for a day our hope is the enthusiasm created carries over for years to come”
Tickets are on sale now at http://www.moontowermusicfestival.com/. General Admission (GA) tickets are currently $39 while VIP tickets are $75. Bus passes can be purchased for an additional $5. Kids 12 and under are free with purchase of a GA ticket.
The 2017 festival is presented by Raising Cane's and MOD Pizza. Powered by Baumann Paper Company, Kentucky Proud, Old Forester, Marshall Lifestyle Medicine, UK Art Museum, West Sixth Brewing, Rhinegeist Brewing, Kentucky for Kentucky, The Botany Bay, Common Grounds Coffee, Debra Hensley-State Farm, J&H Lanmark, Ale 8, Lovers Leap Wine, Lexmark, PrintLex, Kentucky American Water, G&J Pepsi.
Partial proceeds from this event go to benefit Central Music Academy.
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LexEffect is Lexington’s leading event management group creating and executing entertainment driven events with a fresh twist. LexEffect offers a variety of services from curating its own events to planning and managing yours, all with a unique emphasis on community, charity and the client. Some of LexEffect’s upcoming events include Juleps and Jockeys, The Bourbon Social, Stache Bash, and the CHEW series. Visit www.lexeffectky.com for more.
ABOUT CENTRAL MUSIC ACADEMY:
The Central Music Academy is a non-profit organization that gives free musical training--in all areas of musical performance and to all levels of learners--to low-income children in Lexington, Kentucky. To be accepted onto CMA's student roster, children must qualify for free/reduced lunches at school and be between the ages of 8 and 18. Since CMA’s inception in 2004, our dedicated teachers have given over 30,000 free lessons to more than 900 students
CONTACT: 859-221-4666 firstname.lastname@example.org www.centramusicacademy.org
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ABOUT THE BANDS:
jj grey & mofro [rock and blues, Jacksonville, FL] http://www.jjgrey.com/home
CHERUB [electro-indie duo, Nashville, TN] http://cherublamusica.com/home
Todd Snider [americana, alt-country, folks, Portland, OR] http://toddsnider.net/
+ Great American Taxi [rock-and-roll, blues, Denver, CO] https://greatamericantaxi.com/
Big Sam’s Funky Nation [New Orleans Jazz, New Orleans, LA] http://www.bigsamsfunkynation.com/
Tyler Childers [americana, Paintsville, KY] https://www.facebook.com/pg/tylerchildersmusic/about/
Vita & The Woolf [electronic synth-pop duo, Philadelphia, PA] https://vitaandthewoolf.com/