LED Zeppelin Experience to Headline Parlee Beach Music Festival
Grand Barachois and Riverview – May 3, 2016 – The Centre for Speed – Entertainment Park is pleased to announce the dates and bands for this years Parlee Beach Music Festival to be held at the companies 128 acre property in Grand Barachois, NB on August 19th and 20th. The Festival will begin Friday, August 19 at 5pm with gates opening at 4pm. Friday features several up and coming maritime bands including French and English Rock and Hard Rock slingers Civil Defence, Epic, Shades of Sorrow, Mind your Manners, AcaDieN, and A Call for Submission.
On Saturday the music starts at Noon with more original Rock and Hard Rock bands including Tri City Villains, Black City Avenger, Andre Pettipas and the Giants, Rosewood Annie, Kilmore, Last Kick, Alert the Medic, The Royal North and Quebec’s Black Swan Theory. Headlining the Festival this year is US based The Led Zeppelin Experience who, according to Paul McCartney’s Executive Producer are one of the worlds best legacy rock bands.
The Led Zeppelin Experience recreates the British Supergroup’s concert performances in the most authentic and spellbinding two and half hour music, multimedia and light show tribute to Led Zeppelin. The band replicates the 1968 BBC TV performance of early Led Zeppelin with 2 sets before moving on to the bands famous “The Song remains the same” set. Other highlights are the bands acoustic diversion featuring “Bron-Y-Aur-Stomp”, “Going to California” and “That’s the Way” as well as an epic half hour jam of “Dazed and Confused”. Finally, the band closes with a set including “Stairway to Heaven”. The Led Zeppelin Experience is called “a must-see” for diehard Zeppelin fans as well as for those who missed out or were too young to see a live Led Zeppelin show when the band was playing together and rewriting the book on what could be done in a rock concert. The show “faithfully re-creates what it must have been like to attend a Zeppelin concert in those days” according to Doug Fox of the Provost Daily Herald.
A Special Early Bird ticket will go on sale for a limited time until June 1st, and with a limited quantity of 250 tickets on Friday May 6th at 9am on the festival website at www.parleebeachmusicfestival.com. These Early Birds include weekend entry, complimentary weekend camping (one person), a Lawn Chair Pass, and weekend Parking Pass and a chance to win one of 15 (only) unique PBMF 2016 Led Zeppelin Experience T-Shirts (A $40 Value Each). These one of a kind T’s will be drawn for between acts at the Festival. Early Bird Tickets will be $67, including shipping, handling, and all service charges. HST is extra. There will be a designated area for all Lawn Chair Seating. Advance Tickets will go on sale on June 1st for $79 for the Event Pass, $19 for the Camping Pass, $10 for Parking Pass and $5 for the Lawn Chair Pass. The festival will provide a variety of on site quality foods, beverages and merchandise. Gate prices will be $99 per person. All other prices at the gate remain the same as the Advanced prices. Patrons are advised that onsite camping and admissions are limited.
Parlee Beach Music Festival is a summer event that features a stellar line-up of classic and new rock recording artists that will be held 4 kms from Parlee Beach at Shediac’s CENTRE for Speed – Entertainment Park, located at 1157 Route 133 East in Grand Barachois.