Auckland City Limits Music Festival Returns In 2018; Inaugural Sydney City Limits Music Festival Announced
Organizers have just announced the return of Auckland City Limits Music Festival and the first-ever Sydney City Limits Music Festival, taking place in February/March 2018. The lineups include Beck, Justice, Grace Jones, Phoenix, and Vance Joy (Sydney Only), as well as performances from Tash Sultana, George Ezra (Auckland only), The Libertines, The Head and the Heart, Car Seat Headrest and many more.
Sydney promoter Secret Sounds, in partnership with C3 Presents and Live Nation Entertainment, are pleased to announce the inaugural Sydney City Limits Music Festival, which will take place on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at the lush inner city oasis of Centennial Park. Tickets will go on via www.sydneycitylimits.com on November 1.
Auckland promoter CRS Presents, in partnership with C3 Presents and Live Nation Entertainment, will deliver the second annual Auckland City Limits Music Festival on March 3, 2018 to Western Springs stadium, and surrounding fields and lakeside park. The inaugural festival, held in 2016, was a resounding success, with the New Zealand Herald proclaiming, "Hats off to the organisers of the inaugural Auckland City Limits. It was one of the easiest, smoothest, most well-run music festivals Auckland has ever had." Tickets will go on sale via www.aucklandcitylimits.com on November 1.
Both festivals will continue the Austin City Limits Music Festival tradition of including top culinary options, family fun with Kiddie Limits, and local art. Additional details about these options will be released soon.
Secret Sounds • www.secretsounds.com
Secret Sounds is one of Australia's largest and most diverse music groups and represents the interests of over 250 leading domestic and International Artists across specialist label, publishing, touring, public relations, commercial rights, management and booking businesses. Secret Sounds is also home to two of Australia's largest and most loved festivals, Splendour in the Grass and Falls Festival.
CRS Presents • www.crspresents.com
CRS Presents is the live event division of CRS Music Management, one of New Zealand's most successful and longstanding artist management and event production companies. Since 1994 CRS has managed the careers of many major artists including Brooke Fraser, Bic Runga, The Naked and Famous and Scribe, as well as producing significant live events such as the Auckland Big Day Out, headline artist concerts and co-producing iconic annual tours The Winery Tour and The Church Tour.
C3 Presents • www.c3presents.com
C3 Presents creates live experiences for millions of fans across the globe, setting the new standard each year for events that are as memorable as they are spectacular. One of the world's largest music festival producers, C3 is the force behind two iconic multi-day festivals - Austin City Limits Music Festival in Texas and Lollapalooza in Chicago and its five international editions - drawing a combined 2 million music lovers annually.
About Live Nation Entertainment:
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Media & Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
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