The largest country music festival to hit North Florida, Party In The Pines, announces Dan + Shay, Granger Smith, The Cadillac Three, Cassadee Pope, Drew Baldridge, Clare Dunn and Raleigh Keegan will join its official 2018 performance lineup. Presented by Bienville Entertainment, the country music and camping festival returns to White Springs on Oct. 19-20. Tickets start at $159, including parking, and are available at partyinthepines.com
With Dan + Shay hot off their No.1 single, “Tequila” and season three winner of “The Voice” and Florida’s own, Cassadee Pope joining its Main Stage, Party In the Pines will feature some of the best live acts in country music. The seven additional artists will join headliners Zac Brown Band and Little Big Town, as well as Luke Combs, Kip Moore, Mark O’Connor Band and Lindsay Ell for two non-stop days of music at one of the country’s premier hunting and fishing resorts, Bienville Plantation.
The annual festival will also feature a second Showcase Stage which will highlight some of the South’s hottest local and regional artists.
Additional offerings include a free Thursday night pre-party and concert for all camper and RV ticket holders, exclusive lounges and a Saturday night firework show presented by Busy Bee to close out the festival. Guests can enjoy a variety of food and beverage options as well from sponsors Budweiser, Jim Beam, Monster Energy, Sonny’s BBQ, Coca-Cola and more.
All attendees will have access to Cruzan Beach – a new island-themed lounge area featuring a Cruzan Tiki Bar, volleyball, corn hole, tie-dye stations and shade. In addition, guests who purchase tickets by July 30 will also have access to the Pine Branch Saloon, presented by Jim Beam Black – a western-style climate controlled venue and bar area that offers added food and beverage options, entertainment and activities, charging stations and more.
General admission, reserved, camping and RV tickets are on sale now, including a limited number of VIP tickets that offer reserved front of stage seating, gourmet dinners on Friday and Saturday, VIP Silo Bar access and other exclusive amenities.
The star-studded line up kicks off at 12 p.m. EST on Friday, Oct. 19 and continues Saturday, Oct. 20. Gates to the festival open at noon on both days. Camper check-in begins at 2 p.m. on Thursday and includes admission to an official pre-party event for campers and RVs starting at 7 p.m.
Single day performance schedules will be announced in the coming months. For more information about the family-friendly event and to purchase tickets before prices increase, visit partyinthepines.com or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for updates. Discounted tickets are also available at all Busy Bee locations. Bienville Plantation is located at 16673 SE 81st Drive, CR 137 in White Springs.
About Party In The Pines:
Produced by Bienville Entertainment, Party In The Pines is a two-day country music festival in north Florida featuring world-class entertainment and the best Southern hospitality around. An eco-friendly event, the festival’s second year offers various camping accommodations set in one of the country’s premier fishing and hunting resorts, the beautiful Bienville Plantation in White Springs, Fla.
About Bienville Entertainment, LLC:
Party In The Pines is presented by Bienville Entertainment, LLC. Bienville Entertainment, managed by Robert C Morey, II, has assembled a management team comprised of some of the most highly respected and experienced event professionals in the country. Bienville Entertainment is pleased to produce festivals and events featuring award-winning artists who deliver unforgettable experiences. Look for more exciting concerts and events to roll out in 2019.
Photo courtesy of Party In The Pines.