Thursday, April 25
Festival: BottleRock Napa Valley - May 9th-12th, 2013 - Napa Valley, CA
The inaugural BottleRock Napa Valley will be held May 9
- 12, 2013 in the heart of the legendary Napa Valley, featuring over 60 artists, bands
and performers from a variety of genres, including rock, soul/R&B, country, hip-hop,
comedy and more during an incredibly diverse, four-day festival. Scheduled to appear
are Kings of Leon, The Black Keys, Zac Brown Band, Furthur featuring Phil Lesh and Bob
Weir, Jane’s Addiction, The Shins, The Avett Brothers, Train, The Flaming Lips, The Black
Crowes, Cake, Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite, Primus, Alabama Shakes, Jackson
Browne, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Dirty Projectors, Rodrigo y Gabriela,
Dwight Yoakam, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Violent Femmes, Joan Jett and the
Blackhearts, Blues Traveler, Iron & Wine, Grouplove, Cafe Tacuba, The Wallﬂowers,
Brandi Carlile, Bad Religion, Andrew Bird, Matt Nathanson, X, and many more.
On Wednesday evening, May 8, emerging musical artists Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
(with special guests) will warm up the festival with their infectious blend of hip hop,
humor, and heart. The show is available to all 3 and 4-day BottleRock festival pass
holders and individual tickets will be sold to this show as well.
Festival passes begin at $139 for a single day pass, and $399 for a 4-day pass. 3-day
passes are sold out. Individual tickets for the May 8 Macklemore and Ryan Lewis show are $29. 3-day and 4-day passes also include the Macklemore and Ryan Lewis show.
Passes are on sale at www.bottlerocknapavalley.com.
“The genesis of BottleRock springs from the great live entertainment gift that is the
Uptown Theatre. The long awaited downtown Napa renaissance has inspired us to bring
an eclectic and broad group of world class music and performers to our home town,”
said BottleRock Co-Founder Gabriel Meyers. “The Napa Valley has set such a high
standard for wine, food and hospitality that we feel that the time is right to add an
amazing music festival to the mix. It will be great to see foodies, wine lovers and
BottleRockers exploring the Valley by day and then coming together in downtown Napa
for an evening of after parties. BRNV will be a different kind of music festival by virtue
of its location in the Valley and Downtown Napa. Where else will you see winemakers,
chefs, and artists mingling with patrons before, during and after the music? The chance
to raise money for all of our community and charitable partners is really exciting and
motivating as well.”
Situated on three stages spread over 26 acres on the grounds at the Napa Valley Expo in
the City of Napa, BottleRock Napa Valley attendees will enjoy the best in wine and food
from many of the ﬁnest vintner and culinary talents of the legendary Napa Valley.
Approximately 60 vintner partners, along with artisanal micro-brewers, will be paired
with dozens of Napa Valley restaurateurs and chefs, ensuring that BottleRock Napa
Valley will provide a complementary culinary festival experience second to none. In
contrast to other festivals where tens of thousands are packed into a dusty, crowded
ﬁeld, BottleRock Napa Valley will offer incredible venue sight lines, unsurpassed civility,
unparalleled artist access and intimacy, and creature comforts that reﬂect the hospitable
spirit of the Napa Valley.
Doors to the Expo will open at noon, and performances will begin around 12:30pm each
day, so attendees can enjoy the beautiful Napa Valley during festival mornings. After the
ﬁnal encore each evening, the City of Napa will come alive with dozens of VIP after
parties at restaurants, art galleries and wine tasting rooms, all along the City of Napa’s
Oxbow District, Restaurant Row and West End, and all within an easy four block walking
distance from the Napa Valley Expo and the many downtown Napa Hotels.
More information can be found at www.bottlerocknapavalley.com, or visit us on
Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/BottleRockNapaValley, or follow us on Twitter
at https://twitter.com/BottleRockNapa, #bottlerocknapavalley.
BottleRock Napa Valley is a WillPower Entertainment production in association with
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