Festival International announces exclusive sneak preview of festival lineup
POSTED: Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 6:04am
LAFAYETTE, LA — For the first time in history, Festival International is hosting, Stand Up, Line Up, a music crawl/live music event on Thursday February 7, 2013. Festival fans are invited to celebrate the 2013 Festival line up with live music and get a EXCLUSIVE, sneak preview of the new 2013 Festival lineup before it is publicly released.
Dana Baker, the Executive Director for Festival International, says, “We have some of the best fans in the world and we wanted to honor their loyalty by sharing our excitement about this year’s line-up before we share with the world.”
This high energy special event will feature live music performances by some of the hottest artists on the 2013 Festival International lineup. In addition, Festival fans in attendance will get the first look at the full artist lineup for 2013.
The night begins at Bolt Night Club with live performances by Sean Bruce and his band, with special guests Taylor Verret, Mackenzie Bourg and a special appearance by soul singer Marc Broussard. Next on the music crawl is Jefferson Street Pub which will feature a live performance by local psychedelic/indie-pop group FIGHTS. The night will end with a bang at Marley Sports Bar with a mash-up of the 2013 Festival Lineup artist’s music spun by DJ Digital of Hot 107.9
Gus Rezende, co-owner of Jefferson Street Pub says, “Jefferson Street Pub is a very proud partner of the Festival. Stand Up, Line Up is a great event that will bring the festival lovers together to celebrate an incredible music line up!”
Stand Up, Line Up Event packages are on sale now at the Festival International office (444 Jefferson Street) or any of the participating venues, Bolt Nightclub (116 E Vermilion St), Jefferson Street Pub (500 Jefferson Street), or Marley’s (407 Jefferson Street). Presale packages are available now for only $15 and include: Free entry into all three venues, a official Festival International wristband, the 2013 cloisonné pin, a limited edition Stand Up, Line Up festival t-shirt and wristband, a Festival souvenir cup which includes select complementary drinks and drink specials. Packages will also be available the night of the event for $20 while supplies last.