Featuring Performances by
THE AVETT BROTHERS & DR. DOG on Saturday, July 21!
Reserved tickets on sale this Saturday at 10am
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. March 27, 2012 – The XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru is returning to Camden County’s Wiggins Park located on the Camden Waterfront, Friday, July 20th – Sunday, July 22nd! This year, WXPN, the nationally-recognized leader in Triple A (Adult Album Alternative) music and noncommercial radio service of the University of Pennsylvania, has partnered with Live Nation to extend the festival with a Saturday night performance by WILCO, THE AVETT BROTHERS, and DR. DOG at the Susquehanna Bank Center.
Reserved tickets for the Wilco, The Avett Brothers & Dr. Dog performance at the Susquehanna Bank Center go on sale this Saturday, March 31 at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available at LiveNation.com, Live Nation Box Office, Susquehanna Bank Center or by-phone at 800-745-3000.
This year’s 3-Day Pass to the XPoNential Music Festival will include lawn seat admission to the Susquehanna Bank Center show on July 21. Tickets for the XPoNential Music Festival will go on sale on May 1 when the full festival lineup is announced.
“Our creative partnership with Susquehanna Bank Center will allow us to keep festival ticket prices affordable and ultimately open up more opportunities for our listeners to hear great live music,” said WXPN General Manager Roger LaMay.
The XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru, now in its eighth year at Wiggins Park, is produced in partnership with the Camden County Board of Freeholders and features a lineup of established and up-and-coming artists. The venue was selected by WXPN for its spectacular waterfront views, natural amphitheatre for great sound, easy access to public transportation, lush open green spaces and an array of local attractions, such as Adventure Aquarium and the Camden Children's Garden, which serves as the Kids Corner Area. WXPN will again offer a variety of family-friendly activities throughout the festival.
For more information or to access festival archives, visit http://www.xpn.org/xponential-music-festival/2012
CAMDEN COUNTY'S WIGGINS PARK is located on the Camden Waterfront, between the Adventure Aquarium and the Susquehanna Bank Center and features a promenade along the Delaware River with breathtaking views of the river and Philadelphia skyline.
WXPN, the nationally recognized leader in Triple A radio and the premier guide for discovering new and significant artists in rock, blues, roots and folk, is the non-commercial, member-supported radio service of the University of Pennsylvania. WXPN produces World Cafe® public radio’s most popular program of popular music hosted by David Dye and syndicated by NPR, and the Peabody Award winning Kids Corner hosted by Kathy O’Connell. WXPN also produces the alternative rock service, XPN2 (http://www.xpn.org/xpn2/home) as its secondary radio channel in HD. WXPN serves the greater Philadelphia area at 88.5 FM, the Lehigh Valley at 104.9, Worton/Baltimore at 90.5 FM, Lancaster/York at 88.7 FM, Harrisburg at 99.7 FM and the world via online streaming at XPN.org.
ABOUT LIVE NATION
Live Nation Entertainment is the world's leading live entertainment and eCommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Front Line Management Group and Live Nation Network. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world's top five eCommerce sites, with almost 27 million monthly unique visitors. Live Nation Concerts produces over 22,000 shows annually for more than 2,300 artists globally. Front Line is the world's top artist management company, representing over 250 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling over 800 advertisers to tap into the 200 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors.
ABOUT SUSQUEHANNA BANK CENTER
The Susquehanna Bank Center is the premier outdoor venue in the Philadelphia metro area to catch the summer's hottest touring acts. The Susquehanna Bank Center box office is located on the Delaware River waterfront on 1 Harbour Blvd Camden, NJ. The Susquehanna Center opened in 1995 and has changed names multiple times from the Blockbuster-Sony Music Entertainment Centre to the Tweeter Center in 2001 and to the Susquehanna Bank in 2008. The facility can be used year round with the capabilities of seating 25,000 in the summer and closing off to a 7,000 seat venue in the fall and winter. Some of the most popular Susquehanna Bank Center tickets have included Radiohead, The Who, Pearl Jam, Jimmy Buffett, Foo Fighters, Jack Johnson, Dave Matthews Band, and Phish.