Featuring NEEDTOBREATHE, Dr. Dog, Shovels & Rope and more

Tickets on Sale Friday, March 3


ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. –Located along North Carolina’s central shoreline, The Second Annual Crystal Coast Music Festival will return Saturday, June 3, 2017. This year’s lineup is led by Grammy-nominated rock outfit NEEDTOBREATHE, with additional acts including Dr. Dog, Shovels & Rope, Bombadil, Los Colognes and Rebekah Todd & The Odyssey.


“On the heels of an exceedingly successful and energetic inaugural music festival, we’re delighted to welcome avid sun-seekers and music lovers alike for a spirited new concert tradition,” says Karen Gould, Director of Digital and Event Marketing for the Crystal Coast Tourism Development Authority. “More than 2,500 fans attended last year, and with a tremendous community response, we anticipate this evolving into one of our signature destination events.”


Tickets will go on sale Friday, March 3, 2017 at 10am EST, with a limited allotment of general admission tickets starting at $30.00 plus fees. VIP tickets will be available for sale boasting preferred entry, a dedicated front-of-stage viewing area, exclusive lounge area, specialty cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, private bar and restrooms and more. Gates will open at 12:30pm, with the show starting at 1:30pm. With re-entry permitted, festivalgoers can enjoy craft beer, food truck vendors, free shuttle services, and beach games in-between acts.


For more information on the Crystal Coast Music Festival, visit CrystalCoastMusicFest.org. Tickets can be purchased via Ticketmaster and at the following North Carolina locations: Gravity Records in Wilmington, South Swell Surf Shop in Emerald Isle and the Promise’ Land Market in Morehead City. The Crystal Coast Music Festival takes place in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, with entry at 101 Atlantic Blvd, Atlantic Beach, NC, 28512.


To experience North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, call (252) 726-8148 or visit CrystalCoastNC.org, and engage with the destination socially with #MyCrystalCoast, the festival socially with #CCMusicFest, via Facebook.com/CrystalCoast, @CrystalCoast_NC on Twitter and @TheCrystalCoast on Instagram.