Gathering of the Vibes
Monday, July 16, 2012
The Northeast’s premier music, arts and camping festival is right in our backyard. Get your tickets now for the 17th annual Gathering of the Vibes, a four-day extravaganza featuring a stellar lineup including: Primus, Phil Lesh & Friends, Bob Weir & Bruce Hornsby with Special Guest Branford Marsalis, Mickey Hart Band, Sound Tribe Sector 9, The Avett Brothers, along with Yonder Mountain String Band, 7 Walkers, The Greyboy Allstars, and Steel Pulse. Over 40 bands will perform on multiple stages located throughout the 370-acre beachfront venue.
Staged at Seaside Park, Gathering of the Vibes is a family friendly event, offering an exclusive Family Camping area, Kids Corner, Teen Scene including interactive programing and a “School of Rock Teen Vibes Stage,” featuring musical instruction and jam sessions with Main Stage artists.
Sunday features “Connecticut Family Day” from 9 AM – 8PM. Kids 15 and under will be admitted free when accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Connecticut Family Day includes painting on a community mural, children's entertainers, face painting, costume making, arts and crafts, dancing with life-sized puppets, or just relaxing on a comfy couch and reading stories. Enjoy 12 incredible bands, learn about the music industry at the School of Rock stage, ride the 80 foot high Ferris wheel and the ever popular Orbitron.
Single day and Weekend VIP ticket holders enjoy added perks: expedited entry and rock-star parking with easy in/out access, shaded camping areas along with catered meals, snacks and beverages, air conditioned bathroom trailers, and hot showers. Located stage left on the concert field, the massive VIP hospitality tent and viewing platforms offer exceptional stage sightlines and the opportunity to mix and mingle with artists. For ticket details and to purchase, click here.