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Mar 06, 2015, 08:54 ET

ShamrockFest Announces 2015 Event Lineup With Over 30 Artists

 ShamrockFest returns to the RFK Stadium Festival Grounds this March 21, 2015 from 3pm to 11pm. Along with headliners Gaelic Storm, Blues...

Jan 27, 2015, 11:07 ET

Warrior Dash To Host Second-Annual World Championship In 2015

 After a successful first event in 2014, the Warrior Dash World Championship will be returning for a second year to a new location at Milky Way...

Dec 18, 2014, 07:25 ET
Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood to Headline Big Barrel Country Music Festival at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway. June 26-28, 2015. Passes start at $99. Visit

Firefly and Stagecoach Present Big Barrel Country Music Festival

Big Barrel Country Music Festival will take place in 2015 from June 26-28 at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway, where the annual...

Dec 03, 2014, 13:17 ET

Red Frog Events Purchases Nation's Largest St. Patrick's Day Festival

Red Frog Events has reached an agreement with GoCity Events to purchase Washington D.C.'s successful ShamrockFest and will produce the event...

Mar 12, 2013, 13:51 ET

Inaugural American Beer Classic Hits Soldier Field

 On May 11 at Soldier Field, beer enthusiasts and festival-goers alike will come together with one commonality: to celebrate good beer! Along...

Feb 21, 2013, 19:31 ET

Firefly Music Festival First Day Sales Surpass 2012 Attendance In One Hour

 On day one of ticket sales, Firefly Music Festival has surpassed their total 2012 sales within an hour. Pre-sale tickets sold out in July 2012...

Feb 19, 2013, 08:05 ET

Firefly Music Festival Announces 2013 Lineup

Firefly Music Festival is returning to The Woodlands at Dover International Speedway for the second year, June 21-23. The 2013 lineup includes Red...

Jan 17, 2013, 16:39 ET
Ryan Kunkel and Joe Reynolds, co-CEOs of Red Frog Events, interact with patients of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital after announcing their Chicago-based events company will raise $25 million towards the opening of the world's first Proton Radiation Therapy center solely for children, "St. Jude Red Frog Events Proton Therapy Center" which will be located on the hospital's campus in Memphis. Red Frog Events is best known for producing large-scale events like Warrior Dash, Great Urban Race and Firefly Music Festival.  (PRNewsFoto/Red Frog Events)

Red Frog Events Commits $25 Million to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® for World's First Proton Therapy Center Solely for Children

Red Frog Events, a fundraising partner of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, has committed to raising $25 million towards the opening of...

Apr 05, 2012, 15:21 ET
Firefly Music Festival.  (PRNewsFoto/Red Frog Events)

Thousands of Firefly Early Bird Tickets Sell Out in Minutes

 Firefly Music Festival sold thousands of tickets in the first hour of sales and are still moving fast. The Early Bird price of $178 sold out...

Apr 02, 2012, 08:00 ET
Firefly Music Festival.  (PRNewsFoto/Red Frog Events)

Star-Studded Lineup Launches Inaugural East Coast Music Festival

Firefly Music Festival is hitting the East Coast for its inaugural year on July 20, 21 and 22 in Dover, Delaware. The festival will take place at...