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Mark your calendars for May 27-29 for you’ll surely want to attend BottleRock Napa Valley, which today announced its haute lineup for its fourth annual festival. Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stevie Wonder and Florence + The Machine will headline this exciting three-day music, wine, food and craft brew festival that is presented by JaM Cellars and takes place in the heart of the City of Napa at the Napa Valley Expo. We know first hand how fun last year’s BottleRock Napa Valley festival was and recommend that you book one of the elevated experiences when passes go on sale at 10 a.m. on Thursday, January 7 at BottleRockNapaValley.com and Eventbrite.com.
In addition to the three renowned headliners, the 2016 festival will showcase: The Lumineers, Death Cab for Cutie, Lenny Kravitz, Walk the Moon, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Ziggy Marley, Grouplove, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Gogol Bordello, Cold War Kids, Iration, MisterWives, Atlas Genius, Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness, Buddy Guy, Andy Grammer, Houndmouth, The Pharcyde, The Struts, The Joy Formidable, Shovels & Rope, X Ambassadors, The Orwells, Coleman Hell, Ozomatli, JamesTown Revival, The Suffers, Kaleo, Langhorne Slim & The Law, Monophonics, The White Panda, San Fermin, Alina Baraz, Nothing But Thieves, Pimps of Joytime, Particle, The Score, Fantastic Negrito, Mike Stud, Son Little, SOAK, Until The Ribbon Breaks, Black Pistol Fire, New Beat Fund, WATERS, Deap Vally, Jamie N Commons, Greg Holden, White Sea, Bird Dog, Machineheart, Secret Weapons, Roses Pawn Shop, Ivan & Alyosha, The Moth & The Flame, Moonalice, X Alfonso, Taxes, Happy Fangs, Panic is Perfect, Diego’s Umbrella, La Misa Negra, Guardian Ghost, Strangers You Know, HEARTWATCH, Royal Jelly Jive, The HELMETS, Anadel, Bey Paule Band, Silverado Pickups, Grass Child Gypsy, The Deadlies, The Iron Heart, Olivia O’Brien, 92 South, and the Napa Valley Youth Symphony.
“We’re incredibly excited about our all-star lineup and what we have in store this year,” said Dave Graham, CEO of BottleRock Napa Valley and Latitude 38 Entertainment. “Our festival and foodie enthusiasts have come to expect a certain level of quality and entertainment from BottleRock and each year, we strive to make the event even better than the last. This year’s festival promises even more world class music and more of what makes the Napa Valley so legendary.”
In 2015, BottleRock Napa Valley welcomed more than 100,000 music, food and wine fans during its third annual installment in historic downtown Napa. The sold-out 2015 weekend featured more than 90 performers on five stages including Imagine Dragons, No Doubt, Robert Plant and more. One of the biggest highlights of the 2015 festival was the newly added Williams-Sonoma Culinary Stage which featured a unique mashup of cooking demonstrations with renowned chefs, celebrities, performers and rock stars. Details on the 2016 culinary stage will be announced at a later date. For now, you need to decide on which pass you’re going to buy for this haute event!
Passes for BottleRock Napa Valley 2016:
THREE-DAY GENERAL ADMISSION PASS | Starting at $269
Anything but general, the general admission pass provides all that BottleRock is known for: 70+ bands on four music stages plus celebrity, chef and vintner performances on the culinary stage with great sight lines throughout the venue. Tickets also include access to gourmet food from the Napa
Valley’s finest chefs and restaurateurs, craft beer, specialty cocktails and dozens of wine cabanas where you can sip, savor and mingle with your favorite vintners, making every festival-goer feel like a VIP. Pass holders also receive in-and-out privileges. Three days of world-class music combined with
wine country living at its finest!
THREE-DAY VIP PASS | Starting at $599
For those BottleRockers who want more from their festival experience, the 3-day VIP Pass really cranks up the perks. VIP guests will have access to the VIP Village, an oasis featuring premium bars, expanded culinary offerings, a VIP viewing deck, comfy seats, shade, live acoustic performances, DJ
sets, upgraded VIP-only restrooms and much more – all located adjacent to the JaM Cellars main stage VIP ticket holders will also receive up-close prime viewing areas and shade at each stage, an easy-access corridor between the JaM Cellars main stage and the second stage, a separate fast lane
festival entrance and exit, in-and-out privileges and the opportunity to purchase a parking pass exclusive to VIP ticket holders, located within a short walk of the VIP entrance. There are a limited quantity of VIP Passes.
THREE-DAY VIP PLUS SKYDECK PASS | Starting at $950
Along with all of the VIP benefits, VIP Plus Skydeck pass holders have access to an exclusive, elevated viewing platform. The Skydeck is the ultimate location to experience BottleRock. With unparalleled views of the JaM Cellars main stage, you’ll have comfortable lounge seating to see your favorite chefs and musicians without leaving the Skydeck. VIP Plus Skydeck guests have access to all-day complimentary beer, cocktails and wines. There are a limited quantity of VIP Plus Skydeck passes. Private suites are available for parties of 20 or more.
THREE-DAY PLATINUM PASS | Starting at $3,000
For a refined festival experience that only Napa Valley can provide, Platinum ticket holders receive a one-of-a-kind ‘All Access’ pass to BottleRock Napa Valley. Rub elbows with artists in special artist Meet & Greets (based on band availability). Be face-to-face with some of the world’s top musicians with exclusive access to front-row viewing, or better yet watch bands from exclusive on-stage viewing platforms! Platinum guests receive exclusive access to the new and improved Platinum Lounge, located next to the JaM Cellars main stage. The new Platinum Lounge includes complimentary daily gourmet tasting menus prepared by world renowned Napa Valley chefs. Also included are complimentary craft beer, specialty cocktails and world class wines selected and served by top Master Sommeliers and Masters of Wine. Platinum benefits include all of the perks that come with the VIP and VIP Plus Skydeck ticket packages. Last but certainly not least, Platinum guests will receive on-site concierge services, premium restrooms, Platinum-only parking directly at the event site, air-conditioned spaces, lockers to store personal belongings, in-and-out privileges and much more. Platinum passes are extremely limited, providing the ultimate luxury festival experience.