Mandalay Bay’s 2019 Concerts on the Beach Series Adds Three Performances
Ziggy Marley and Michael Franti & Spearhead – Saturday, June 15
Iration with Pepper and Katastro – Saturday, August 24
Rebelution with Protoje and Collie Buddz – Friday, August 30 and Saturday, August 31
Tickets for Rebelution on Sale Thursday, Feb. 14 at 10 a.m.
Tickets for Ziggy Marley and Iration on Sale Friday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m.
LAS VEGAS (February 12, 2019) – Some of the most renowned acts in reggae will make their way to Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino’s 2019 Concerts on the Beach Series sponsored by MillerCoors and Pepsi. Ziggy Marley and Michael Franti & Spearhead take the stage Saturday, June 15 at 9 p.m., Iration with Pepper and Katastro will entertain beachgoers Saturday, Aug. 24 at 8:30 p.m. and Rebelution with Collie Buddz mark the end of August with a special two-day performance Friday, Aug. 30 and Saturday, Aug. 31 at 7:30 p.m.
The Mandalay Bay Beach stage, which rises over the Four Diamond resort’s sand and surf wave pool, has hosted entertainment’s biggest names as part of the iconic summer series. Concert-goers are invited to enjoy musical performances that perfectly complement the warm season as they sip on cocktails, sink their toes in the sand and wade in the water at Mandalay Bay’s guest-favorite wave pool.
For the third consecutive year Mandalay Bay’s Concerts on the Beach series will offer The Beachfront Experience. This premier experience will grant guests access to an exclusive area on the Beach as well as lounge chair seating, cocktail service, a private bar and premium show-viewing. Guests also will receive expedited entry into the venue.
General admission as well as tickets to The Beach Front Experience will be available at any MGM Resorts International ticketing outlet, online at mandalaybay.com and ticketmaster.com or by phone at (702) 632-7580.
M life Rewards pre-sales will begin Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 10 a.m. PST for Rebelution and Thursday, Feb. 14 at 10 a.m. PST for Ziggy Marley and Michael Franti & Spearhead and for Iration with Pepper and Katastro. To join the M life Rewards program or for more information, visit mlife.com.
Ziggy Marley and Michael Franti & Spearhead
A multi-GRAMMY Award-winning artist, Emmy winner, author, philanthropist, and reggae icon, Marley has released 13 albums to much critical acclaim. Now with his own label, Tuff Gong Worldwide, and publishing company, Ishti Music, Marley has complete control of his master recordings and publishing. Marley’s most recent album Rebellion Rises was nominated for Best Reggae Album at the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards.
Franti’s most recent album Stay Human Vol. II was created to remind himself, and those listening, that there is still good in the world that it is worth the fight. The critically acclaimed album soared to the top of the charts including No. 1 on Billboard’s Independent Album Sales and No. 1 on the iTunes Top Albums Singer/Songwriter chart in the United States and Australia.
Date: Saturday, June 15
Time: 9 p.m.
Price: Tickets start at $52.50 (not including applicable service charges) and go on sale Friday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m.
Iration with Pepper and Katastro
Reggae-influenced alternative rock band Iration is coming to Mandalay Bay Beach with its Live From Paradise! tour this spring and summer with special guests Pepper and Katastro along for the ride. Hawaiian-bred, California-based Iration (Micah Pueschel – lead vocals/guitar, Adam Taylor – bass, Joe Dickens – drums, Cayson Peterson – keyboards, Micah Brown – guitar/vocals plus touring member Drake Peterson – trumpet) continues to tour behind its latest self-titled album, released May 2018 via its Three Prong Records.
Date: Saturday, Aug. 24
Time: 8:30 p.m.
Price: Tickets start at $40.95 (not including applicable service charges) and go on sale Friday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m.
Rebelution with Protoje, DJ Mackle and Collie Buddz
Drawing inspiration from soul, rhythm and blues and folk, Rebelution released its sixth studio album Free Rein in 2018. The popular album peaked at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Reggae Album chart and No. 5 on the iTunes Top Albums chart. Featuring singer/guitarist/lyricist Eric Rachmany, keyboardist Rory Carey, drummer Wesley Finley, and bassist Marley D. Williams, Rebelution is poised to continue spreading the joy and good vibes to its fans.
Dates: August 30 – 31
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Price: Tickets start at $39.50 (not including applicable service charges) and go on sale Thursday, Feb. 14 at 10 a.m. PST
ABOUT MANDALAY BAY
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino is set on 120 lush acres featuring Mandalay Bay Beach, a tropical pool paradise with real sand. The Mandalay Bay Events Center, award-winning restaurants, exhilarating entertainment, unique shopping, Shark Reef Aquarium and the recently expanded 2-million-square-foot Mandalay Bay Convention Center combine to make Mandalay Bay a distinctive Las Vegas resort destination. The resort offers three distinct hotel experiences: Mandalay Bay with 3,211 luxurious rooms and suites reflecting a modern tropical ambiance; Four Seasons Hotel, a AAA Five Diamond hotel offering 424 rooms and suites; and the luxury all-suite Delano Las Vegas. Mandalay Bay is owned by MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit mandalaybay.com, call toll free at (877) 632-7800 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.
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Lisa Campos / Blane Ferguson
MGM Resorts International
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