04-27-2010, 11:29 AM #1
The Hangout Music Festival Offers Discounted Tickets for Military Personnel
(Gulf Shores, Ala.) The Hangout Beach Music and Arts Festival is proud to support its troops this May, which is Military Appreciation Month. The Hangout is proud to call Keesler Air Force Base, NAS Pensacola, Whiting Field, Corry Station, Eglin Air Force Base, Hulbert Field, Tyndall Air Force Base and Fort Rucker allies in this experience. As a gesture of gratitude during military appreciation month, The Hangout Beach Music and Arts Festival is extending a special military discount on 3- Day Passes. Tickets will be offered at a discounted rate through the aforementioned bases.
Discounts will be available to active and retired military personnel and members of the Department of Defense. Personnel can purchase a weekend pass at a special rate of $120. Tickets are available through the ITT or Leisure Travel divisions on each participating base.
Several Gulf Shores lodging providers are also participating in the promotion aimed at supporting the U.S. military. Brett Robinson vacation rentals and Microtel Inn & Suites will offer a 10 percent discount on condominium rentals and hotel rooms, respectively. Meyer vacation rentals will offer the third night for free on condo rentals, and the fourth night for free on houses. Staybridge Inn & Suites is extending a rate of $89 per night for single rooms, $109 per night for double rooms, and $119 per night for two bedroom suites.
In addition, the festival has released the daily schedule. To view the schedule, please visit The Hangout Beach Music & Arts Festival. A number of late night performances will be announced soon.
About The Hangout Beach Music and Arts Festival: With performances taking place on four stages including two main stages on the beach, the festival hopes to bring the Gulf Coast into the national music scene. In addition, festival organizers have other activities still to be announced. Attendance will be limited to 35,000 people per day.
Festival tickets are available online at The Hangout Beach Music & Arts Festival. Ticket prices are $159 for a three-day pass and limited $79 day passes are now available. VIP ticket and travel packages start at $500 and are available online or by phone at 1-888-512-SHOW.
WHEN: Friday, May 14 to Sunday, May 16
WHERE: 101 East Beach Boulevard at AL-Hwy 59, Gulf Shores, Ala.
PRICES: $159 Three-day Pass / $79 Day Pass / VIP Ticket & Travel Packages start at $500
WEBSITE: The Hangout Beach Music & Arts Festival
PRESS: The deadline to request for on-site press credentials is May 1. Limited media lodging is available.
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