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Music, Fireworks, and Sundaes in the Park in Ocean City, MD

Image Courtesy of Ocean City, MD

Image Courtesy of Ocean City, MD

Sundaes in the Park is a free family concert series offered Sunday evenings in July and August from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Weather permitting, there will even be fireworks. For a small fee, enjoy your own ice cream sundae creation as you listen to your musical favorites and watch the sun set over the beautiful Assawoman Bay.

Image Courtesy of Ocean City, MD

Image Courtesy of Ocean City, MD

Bring your picnic basket and beach chairs to Northside Park at 127th Street and the Bay in Ocean City, MD; the lineup of entertainers for the 2014 season is something to cheer about.

Sundaes in the Park in Ocean City, MD
Northside Park 127th Street and the Bay
July 13 – August 24, 2014.
Sunday Evenings 7:00 p.m – 9:00 p.m.
http://oceancitymd.gov/Recreation_and_Parks/specialevents.html

See also: OC Beach Lights Spectacular and Fireworks Schedule for 2014

https://midatlantictravel.wordpress.com/2014/07/20/oc-beach-lights-spectacular-and-fireworks-schedule-for-2014/

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Win Tickets to See Sheryl Crow’s Sold-out Performance at Musikfest

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Radio Station 100.7 LEV presents Sheryl Crow on the Sands Steel Stage at Musikfest Monday, August 4th and all this weekend, they’re giving you a chance to win tickets to her show.

Tickets for Sheryl Crow’s show are sold out, so this may be your last chance to get tickets.

For your chance to win, text SHERYL to 68683* or register here. http://digitalivy.com/3JPGSN
*Standard text and data rates apply.

It’s a night of nonstop hits when nine-time GRAMMY Award winner Sheryl Crow performs at the Sands Steel Stage at Musikfest Mon., Aug. 4, at 8:30 p.m.

With more than 35 million albums sold worldwide and numerous Top 10 hits, Crow is one of the most popular musical artists of the past two decades. Her most recent release, 2013’s Feels Like Home, debuted at No. 7 on the Billboard 200 and No. 3 on the Billboard Top Country Albums charts, earning her nominations for the Academy of Country Music’s Female Vocalist of the Year and American Country Awards’ Female Artist of the Year award.

A dynamic singer-songwriter, Crow became an international star with her 1993 debut, the seven times platinum Tuesday Night Music Club, which hit No. 3 on the Billboard charts. The recording featured the hits “All I Wanna Do,” “Strong Enough,” “Can’t Cry Anymore” and “Leaving Las Vegas,” earning her three GRAMMYS – Best New Artist, Record of the Year and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for “All I Wanna Do.”

See also: Get Ready for Musikfest, August 1 through 10, 2014 in Bethlehem, PA:
https://midatlantictravel.wordpress.com/2014/07/11/get-ready-for-musikfest-august-1-through-10-2014-in-bethlehem-pa/


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Get Ready for Musikfest, August 1 through 10, 2014 in Bethlehem, PA

Image Courtesy of ArtQuest

Image Courtesy of ArtQuest

Musikfest is reported to be the largest non-gated music festival in the U.S. Since 1984, thousands of music lovers have headed to Bethlehem, PA to listen to hundreds of free shows across the 10 day event. Each night, the Steel Stage features nationally-known recording artists.

For 2014, Musikfest has released performance information for first timers:

•There are 14 stages; 11 are completely free and require no ticket.
•Only the shows at Sands SteelStage and PNC Performing Arts Series require tickets.
•Almost every conceivable musical genre is represented.
•Stages are called “platzes,” a homage to the city’s Germanic heritage (platz being German for “place”).

Up-to-date performance information can be found here:
http://www.musikfest.org/lineup/schedules/

Headliners perform on the Sands SteelStage and PNC Performing Arts Series which require tickets.

2014 Headliners include:

ZZ Top: Friday 8/1 – $54/$44
The All-American Rejects: Saturday 8/2 – $39/$29
Jason Derulo: Sunday 8/3 – $54/$39
Sheryl Crow: Monday 8/4 – $40/$30
The Moody Blues: Tuesday 8/5 – $49/$39
Steely Dan: Wednesday 8/6 – $69/$49
The Avett Brothers: Thursday 8/7 – $50/$40
Alan Jackson: Friday 8/8 – $59/$49
Weezer: Saturday 8/9 – $59/$49
Keith Urban: Sunday 8/10 – $75/$65

For more information, visit:
http://www.musikfest.org/

See also: Win Tickets to See Sheryl Crow’s Sold-out Performance at Musikfest
https://midatlantictravel.wordpress.com/2014/07/11/win-tickets-to-see-sheryl-crows-sold-out-performance-at-musikfest/


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Win Free Tickets to The Annapolis, VA Arts and Crafts Festival

Image Courtesy of Visit Annapolis

Image Courtesy of Visit Annapolis

Win tickets to the Annapolis Arts, Crafts and Wine Festival, June 7 & 8, 2014. Free tickets will make a day filled with wine, art and music even more exciting.

The newly renamed Annapolis Arts, Crafts and Wine Festival 2014 is a two-day celebration of the arts in Annapolis, Maryland featuring the juried works of more than 200 fine artists and craftsmen, wine tastings, food, live entertainment and activities for the entire family. The festival will showcase the prized work of artists employing a variety of mediums—paintings, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, jewelry, fabric and wearable art, wood, leather, glass and photography. Enjoy wine tastings from over 15 Maryland wineries while shopping for arts and crafts – purchase wine by the glass or bottle under the new Wine and Specialty Food Pavilion.

Listen to music all day long. Children are welcome. Afterwards, visit colonial Annapolis with its many shops, restaurants, and boats sailing in and out the harbor.

To enter, go to: http://on.fb.me/1jdk87X


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Free Jazz Concert in Maryland

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Eric Byrd Trio
Friday, March 14, 7pm, Free Admission!
Central Library, 100 Market St., Denton, MD 21629

The Eric Byrd Trio is comprised of musicians whose vision is to glorify the age of traditional jazz while providing an energetic and modern approach to standards and original compositions at the same time. As true ambassadors of jazz, the Eric Byrd Trio has performed internationally for over 10 years. With several studio albums released, the EBT has enjoyed immense popularity and recognition from fans and government officials alike. They are former Kennedy Center/United States State Department Jazz Ambassadors which provided them the opportunity to tour countries like Colombia, Bolivia, Chile, Peru, Honduras and Trinidad.

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Firefly Festival Alert! Win General Admission Passes

Image Courtesy of Delaware Tourism

Image Courtesy of Delaware Tourism

The winner of this giveaway will receive two 4-day general admission passes to the Firefly Music Festival from June 19 – 22, 2014 and a Wednesday premier tent campsite! Complete the entry form below and receive bonus entries when you invite your friends to sign up! The sweepstakes will run till May 1, 2014.

Last year’s winner shared that, “This was one of my most memorable experiences. It was definitely something I will never forget and would love to do again next year. Thank you so much to the Delaware Tourism Office for giving me this opportunity! See ya in 2014 Dover!” – Sara K.

The winner will be required to provide the Delaware Tourism Office with photos, video and a written testimonial about their experience at the Firefly Music Festival.

Check out the Delaware Tourism Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/DelawareTourismOffice


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Delaware Rocks!

FIREFLY MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2014 LINEUP WITH MORE THAN 100 ARTISTS
VIP and Super VIP passes are on sale now; General Admission passes going on sale Monday, Jan. 20
Foo Fighters, Outkast, and Jack Johnson Headline the East Coast’s Largest Music Festival

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Source: Firefly Music Festival

Fans of the Firefly Music Festival are happy to see the exciting 2014 lineup. Along with headliners Foo Fighters, Outkast, and Jack Johnson, the lineup includes Arctic Monkeys, The Lumineers, Pretty Lights, Weezer, Imagine Dragons, Ziggy Marley, and more than 95 additional acts performing across seven stages.
Festivalgoers can expect to see the return of favorite attractions such as the Dogfish Head Brewery, The Arcade, The Coffee House, and Hammock Hangout.

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Source: Firefly Music Festival

For ticket info: http://fireflyfestival.com/

The 2014 Firefly Music Festival Lineup:

• A Great Big World
• A-Trak
• Aer
• The Airborne Toxic Event
• American Authors
• Amos Lee
• Andrew Belle
• Arctic Monkeys
• Asaf Avidan
• Bad Things
• Band Of Horses
• Basic Vacation
• Bleachers
• Breach The Summit
• Bronze Radio Return
• Cage The Elephant
• Cash Cash
• Chance The Rapper
• Cherub
• Childish Gambino
• Christian Porter
• City And Colour
• Courrier
• Courtney Barnett
• Cruiser
• Dan Croll
• Foo Fighters
• G-Eazy
• Gemini Club
• Geographer
• Girl Talk
• Goldroom
• Gregory Alan Isakov
• Griswolds
• Grouplove
• Haerts
• Hey Rosetta!
• High Highs
• Holychild
• Hunter Hunted
• Imagine Dragons
• Iron & Wine
• Jack Johnson
• Jake Bugg
• John & Jacob
• Johnnyswim
• Kaiser Chiefs
• Kodaline
• Kongos
• Little Comets
• Little Daylight
• Local Natives
• Lucius
• Magic Man
• Martin Garrix
• Mean Lady
• Misterwives
• MS MR
• New Politics
• New Sweden
• NONONO
• Outkast
• Phantogram
• Phosphorescent
• Pigpen Theatre Co
• Portugal. The Man
• Pretty Lights
• RAC
• Royal Teeth
• Saints Of Valory
• Salva
• San Fermin
• Shakey Graves
• Sir Sly
• Sky Ferreira
• Sleeper Agent
• Sleigh Bells
• Smallpools
• Son Lux
• Step Rockets
• Stop Light Observations
• Tegan And Sara
• The Ceremonies
• The Colourist
• The Lumineers
• The Mowgli’s
• The Weeks
• The White Panda
• The Wild Feathers
• Third Eye Blind
• Tune-Yards
• Twenty One Pilots
• Typhoon
• Unlikely Candidates
• Vance Joy
• Vic Mensa
• Walk Off The Earth
• Washed Out
• Weezer
• White Denim
• Wild Child
• Wild Cub
• X Ambassadors
• Young The Giant
• Ziggy Marley