Zac Brown Band Announces 'Castaway with Southern Ground' Concert Experience
On the heals of a rock solid, sold-out, three night run at Fenway Park this past weekend, Zac Brown Band's destination concert experience, "Castaway with Southern Ground" goes on sale this Thursday, August 13 at 12pm ET at www.zbbcastaway.com.
Castaway with Southern Ground is a four-night concert vacation on the beautiful Caribbean coastline of Mexico, brought to you by CLOUD 9 Adventures. >From January 27-31, 2016, guests will join Zac Brown Band as they perform two full shows over four nights at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya. An incredible collection of musicians will join Zac Brown Band for the event - including Kacey Musgraves, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Dawes, Brett Dennen, The Wailers, and Darrell Scott - creating a unique concert experience each night of the event. The shows take place under the stars with the ocean as the backdrop, making this the perfect winter concert getaway with Zac Brown Band and friends.
Check out the Castaway announcement video HERE.
Much more than just an intimate run of shows, this all-inclusive experience is limited to 2500 fans with all meals, drinks, concerts and activities included in the package. In addition to the shows, fans will have the chance to experience the beautiful Riviera Maya region of Mexico, the resort's luxurious grounds with stunning tropical views, turquoise lagoons set against a private white sand beach enclave and exclusive saltwater snorkeling areas. Daily activities will be planned specifically for fans - poolside games, cooking demos, yoga classes, theme nights and more. Days at the resort will also be spent relaxing by the pool, enjoying the cabanas along the water, relaxing in the spa and dining with friends in one of the many restaurants located throughout the property.
Located between Playa del Carmen and Tulum, (approximately one hour south of Cancun International Airport), Castaway with Southern Ground also offers a variety of off-site excursions for fans who want to explore the region - such as visiting the Mayan ruins in Tulum, zip-lining through the jungle, exploring local cenotes, shopping in Playa del Carmen, and swimming with sea turtles in nearby Akumal. There are also abundant cultural sites to explore.
All-inclusive package prices start at $1699 per person with a variety of room types available, including concert courtyard rooms and the ultimate stage front suites. Prices include a four night stay at the resort, two full Zac Brown Band shows, shows from a curated lineup of additional artists, access to luxurious all-inclusive resort amenities with all you can eat and drink in multiple onsite restaurants and bars, plus the musical adventure of a lifetime. For fans that wish to extend their stay, there is a special discounted rate for the nights before and after the event. All fans must book through CLOUD 9 Adventures and stay at Hard Rock Riviera Maya to attend the event.
Castaway with Southern Ground is partnering with the charitable organization Positive Legacy, encouraging artists and fans to participate in a day of service and cultural connection in the local community as a way of giving back. In addition to the day of service project, the event will feature an auction and a donation drive to benefit the local community. All proceeds from the auction will go toward the ongoing Positive Legacy charitable projects in this region.
Zac Brown Band Zamily Members will have the opportunity to opt-in to an exclusive pre-sale through the Zamily website until August 7th, 2015.
Zamily Pre-Sale begins August 11, 2015 at 12:00PM ET
General On Sale begins August 13, 2015 at 12:00PM ET
Please visit www.zbbcastaway.com for more information.
Zac Brown Band
Three-time GRAMMY winners and multi-platinum artists Zac Brown Band have become one of music's most heralded acts. Their latest album JEKYLL + HYDE, out now on Southern Ground Artists/John Varvatos Records/Big Machine Label Group/Republic Records, marked the band's third consecutive #1 debut on the BIllboard 200 chart. Together with their three platinum-selling albums, Uncaged, You Get What You Give, and The Foundation, and their 2013 project The Grohl Sessions Vol. 1, the band has sold over seven million albums to date. On the radio, the band has earned a historic series of thirteen #1 hit radio singles and became only the second artist to top both the country and active rock formats. Zac Brown Band are currently out on their largest North American Stadium Tour to date which includes two history making performances - a first ever three-night run at Fenway Park, and the first ever concert at Coors Field. Additional stadiums include Wrigley Park, Nationals Park, Citi Field, Comerica Park and Citizen's Bank Park. Zac Brown Band is managed by ROAR, a Beverly Hills-based artist and brand management company. The band is also represented by CAA, public relations firm Shore Fire Media and strategic digital marketing agency Girlilla Marketing. Additional information can be found at http://www.zacbrownband.com/.