JAY Z, J. Cole, The Chainsmokers Headline 2017 'Budweiser Made In America' Festival
"Budweiser Made in America," the JAY Z curated two-day music festival and staple of Labor Day Weekend, returns to Philadelphia for a sixth year. This year's concert will benefit both the ACLU of Pennsylvania and United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. A primary goal of this music festival is to have a positive impact on the communities involved.As a result of this concert, money invested into these communities will positively impact the education, income and heath of the most vulnerable citizens in these regions. As a result of this year's Budweiser Made in America festivals, United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey will invest in initiatives that support youth success and family stability to break the cycle of intergenerational poverty in the Greater Philadelphia area.
Headliners JAY Z, J. Cole, The Chainsmokers are joined by Kaskade, Marshmello, Migos, Solange, Run the Jewels, Little Dragon, 21 Savage, Sampha, Cash Cash, R3hab, Pusha T, Vic Mensa, DMX, DJ Mustard, Marian Hill, Tiwa Savage, Getter, KYLE, Wizkid, Stormzy, Lizzo, Dirty South, Broods, Kelela, Francis and The Lights, Ugly God, Yung Lean, PnB Rock, A Boogie Wit da Hoodie, Rob $Tone, Rapsody, Netsky, Green Velvet, Beach Slang, Salva, Burns, Jorja Smith, Vanic, THEY., Kap Slap, Devault, Nick Grant, Mt. Joy, Mannequin Pussy, Kodie Shane, Flor, Earthgang, Medasin, Tommy Genesis, Smino, Mozart La Para, Carter Winter, Maleek Berry, Karen Rodriguez, J.I.D, Busty & The Bass, Ari Lennox, Downtown Boys, Queen of Jeans
Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, PA and for those who are unable to attend, global music and entertainment platform, TIDAL, will livestream the festival on TIDAL.com
TIDAL members can purchase tickets beginning Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm (ET) at TIDAL.com/MIA. TIDAL is offering a limited time presale where members are eligible to buy one ticket and get one free beginning today.
Citi is the official credit card of the Budweiser Made In America Festival. Citi cardmembers get access to presale tickets beginning on Tuesday, May 2nd at 10:00am ET through Thursday, May 4th at 10pm ET. For additional details, visit www.citiprivatepass.com
General public can purchase tickets beginning Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 10:00 am (ET)http://www.ticketmaster.com/artist/1736464
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About Budweiser Made In America Festival Philadelphia Slated for its sixth year in Philadelphia, the "Budweiser Made in America" Festival will once again attract thousands of visitors and festival-goers to the City of Brotherly Love on Labor Day weekend 2017. After the inaugural two-day music festival in 2012, the event generated at least $10 million in economic impact for the city's economy. Additionally, the "Budweiser Made in America" Festival benefits United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey with the goal of having a positive impact on the host community. The "Budweiser Made in America" festival will also benefit the ACLU.
The City of Philadelphia is excited and more than ready to host the festival once again in 2017. Philadelphia is not only a recipient of the International Festival & Events Association Award for the third consecutive year, it is also the first US World Heritage City. As it most recently hosted the 2017 NFL Draft to great success, the city has considerable experience producing and accommodating big events like the Broad Street Run, the Philadelphia Marathon, the Wawa Welcome America 4th of July Festival, and the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts - events that welcome tens of thousands of residents and visitors alike. In short, Philadelphia is world class when it comes to community and culture.