SEATTLE, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitol Hill Block Party (CHBP) today announced the main stage acts for the 2014 music festival happening July 25-27. Headliners include acclaimed New York rapper A$AP Rocky, Indie rock veterans Spoon, and Canadian electro-funk producers Chromeo. Along with these artists, fans will be able to enjoy a plethora of musical talent across three days and five stages.
"The Block Party is a boisterous and spirited event that takes place right in the heart of Seattle's artistic community," said Jason Lajeunesse, the festival's owner and producer. "We are especially pleased with the diversity and level of internationally acclaimed artists joining us this year; this is our best lineup yet!"
With just 101 days until the gates open, a limited number of discounted three-day passes will go on sale today at 9 a.m. for $99. For the first time ever, CHBP will offer a very limited number of VIP tickets for $250. VIP Packages will include express entry, limited edition apparel, access to the outdoor VIP beer garden with hosted snacks and beverages, a CHBP poster, and gifts from our sponsors. The full musical lineup will be announced in early May. Details regarding the visual arts program, creative installations, digital activities and more will be announced at a later date.
2014 PARTIAL LINEUP
A$AP Rocky * Spoon * Chromeo * Matt and Kim * The War on Drugs * Odesza * Sol * A$AP Ferg * Beat Connection * Star Slinger * Budos Band * Tanlines * XXYYXX * Angel Olsen * Poolside * Cymbals * Shy Girls
CAPITOL HILL BLOCK PARTY 2014 TICKET INFORMATION
- April 15 – 17: pre-sale three-day passes available for $99, while supplies last
- April 18 – 28: three-day pass price will be $115, while supplies last
- April 29 – July 24: three-day pass price will be $125
- Day of festival: three-day pass price will be $150
- ALL NEW VIP Packages will now be made available for $250, while supplies last
Ticket-buyers will have an option to donate to Creative Advantage, a local organization seeking to restore arts education to all Seattle classrooms. More information about Creative Advantage soon!
CAPITOL HILL BLOCK PARTY WOULD LIKE TO THANK THEIR SPONSORS
Jameson * Bud Light * Alaska Airlines Visa Signature Card * Red Bull Sound Select * 90.3 KEXP * 107.7 The End * The Stranger * DeliRadio * KIND Snacks * EMP Museum * Caffe Vita * The Vera Project * Porter Novelli * Napster * Pagliacci
MORE ABOUT CAPITOL HILL BLOCK PARTY
Named by USA Today's "Pop Candy" as one of the "Twelve reasons to visit Seattle", CHBP offers outstanding musical performances. In addition, the festival features resident art galleries, restaurants, clubs, and stores that help define Seattle as a cultural hub. CHBP's reputation for bringing the best in regional and touring indie artists to the stage has drawn 10,000 people a day for sold out shows year after year. The Capitol Hill Block Party showcases over 100 of the best Northwest and national bands and DJ's. CHBP's low ticket price offers fans five stages over three days each summer. Surrounded by all the great amenities you get in the middle of our beautiful city, we're all about independent music and culture, thought, and progressive politics. We feature excellent independent craft booths, food trucks, local non-profits, introduce you to local pro-music politicians, and raise money for The Vera Project (www.theveraproject.org), KEXP (www.kexp.org), and The Capitol Hill Chamber of Commerce, as well as the neighborhood and various other charities.
SOURCE Capitol Hill Block Party