MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Grab a cowboy hat and a pair of flip-flops as Myrtle Beach, South Carolina welcomes the first-ever Carolina Country Music Festival (CCMF), June 5-7, 2015.
In conjunction with Full House Productions, the inaugural CCMF is an outdoor country music festival that will take place on the boardwalk. The three-day event will host 35 of the industry's biggest stars, including national recording artists: Eric Church, Lady Antebellum, Big & Rich and Hunter Hayes. New artists are being added daily.
"The Myrtle Beach area is excited that Full House Productions chose our beautiful beach destination to bring the Southeast's premier country music festival this June, which will be a perfect kick off to our summer season," said John Rhodes, Mayor of the City of Myrtle Beach. "Country music is a natural fit with our 16 million visitors each year, and this event will give them yet another reason to make vacation plans to visit our area."
"Full House Productions is proud to announce that after thorough review and consideration of potential sites, Myrtle Beach is the natural fit for the Carolina Country Music Festival," said Bob Durkin, President of Full House Productions. "The city, mayor and Visit Myrtle Beach are the perfect combination for the longevity and success of this new festival. With a unique balance of headliners and up-and-comers, this will be the Southeast's largest country music festival."
Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at www.CarolinaCountryMusicFest.com, with discounted three-day general admission and VIP options available.
About Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Stretching from Little River to Pawleys Island and comprising 12 distinct communities, the Myrtle Beach area is home to 60 miles of sandy beaches, an assortment of entertainment and family attractions, and world-class golf. Popularly known as the Grand Strand, the Myrtle Beach area presents the quintessential vacation experience peppered with plenty of Southern hospitality.
Full House Concerts, a division of Full House Productions, is a full service event production company experienced in planning, marketing and executing concerts, festivals and special events. Since 1998, FHP has produced over 500 events in over a dozen cities around the United States with a leadership team comprised of experienced, innovative, unique and talented individuals.
For additional information on the Myrtle Beach area, visit www.visitmyrtlebeach.com or call (888) Myrtle-1.
SOURCE Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce / CVB