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Riptide Music Festival Expands to Three Days!


Produced by Entercom Radio South Florida

104.3 The Shark, 102.7 The Beach, 101.5 LITE FM, 790 The Ticket, Power 96 and 560 WQAM

Fort Lauderdale, FL (September 7, 2018) –Entercom Radio South Florida is pleased to announce the line-up for its newly expanded 3-day event – the 3rd Annual Riptide Music Festival, powered by Ford. The World’s Biggest Beach Party will feature more than 30 bands, including the following (more to be announced soon):

Friday, November 30, 2018

The Jacksons * Sheila E. * Lisa Lisa* Baha Men* The Sugar Hill Gang

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Panic! at the Disco * Sublime with Rome * Dirty Heads * Young the Giant * Cold War Kids* Blue October  Bishop Briggs * Sir Sly * Alice Merton * Bob Moses* The Driver Era

Dreamers * lovelytheband * Superorganism

Sunday, December 2, 2018

311 * Live * Matt and Kim * Third Eye Blind * Collective Soul

Sugar Ray * Everclear * Crystal Method *

Just Loud * Silent Rivals

Riptide Music Festival, powered by Ford, launched in 2016, is centrally located on Fort Lauderdale Beach (1100 Seabreeze Blvd) making this weekend event the ultimate beach party experience. Last December, over 37,000 festival-goers from all over the country escaped the cold and soaked up some sun while enjoying an incredible weekend of live music on the beach.

“We are so very proud to see the Riptide Music Festival, powered by Ford evolve into a 3-day event on the world's most beautiful beach in Fort Lauderdale,” said Riptide Executive Producer & Entercom Marketing Director, Von Freeman. “From reuniting Tito, Marlon, Jermaine and Randy – The Jackson Brothers – on the Riptide stage on Friday, November 30th, to our two-day alternative festival December 1st and 2nd, highlighted by superstar bands Panic! at the Disco, Sublime with Rome, lovelytheband, Third Eye Blind and Live, this is without a doubt our strongest lineup ever!”

Riptide partners include The Fort Lauderdale Beach BID, Greater Fort Lauderdale – Hello Sunny, Underground Music, South Florida Ford Dealers, Baptist Health South Florida, The Law Offices of Anidjar & Levine, 1-800-747-FREE, Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Monkey Shoulder Whisky, 9 Lives Wine, GatoNegro Wine, Botran Rum, Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach by Doubletree a Hilton Hotel, B Ocean Resort Fort Lauderdale, Rip it Energy drink, Goya Foods, and Catholic Health Services.

The first wave of passes for Riptide Music Festival will go on sale Friday, Sept 14.  Pre-sale ticket prices start as low as $60 for 104.3 The Shark Chum Club members. For all ticket levels and pricing, visit Fans are encouraged to purchase early for a guaranteed pass at the lowest price, as the organizers are anticipating a sold-out event.


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