Papadosio to headline inaugural Jersey Shore Music Festival

Jersey Shore Entertainment Group, Harrison Promotions, Halogen Media Works and Management Trendkiller Entertainment are proud to present the inaugural Jersey Shore Music Festival on July 20, 2013 at FirstEnergy Park (BlueClaws Stadium) in Lakewood, NJ. The all-ages event will feature over fifty bands on six stages with national headliner Papadosio closing out the event. Jersey Shore has always been a popular vacation destination and in recent years has experienced a rise in pop culture status. In honor of the community’s unique character, The Jersey Shore Music Festival will feature an array of the region’s top artisans, crafters, restaurants and more. A confirmed band lineup is listed below.

Founded by Jersey Shore natives Joe Ciano, Cory Pedalino and Tyler Culley, the event aims to bolster the local music and arts scene while celebrating the diversity and merit of the Jersey Shore community. National acts including Papadosio, The Hush Sound, River City Extension, The Front Bottoms, AER are joined by some of the area’s favorite local acts to represent all genres of music. With general admission tickets starting at only $25, fans are paying less than .50 cents per band for a full day of music. Stages will be set up around the home of the beloved Lakewood BlueClaws, while vendors provide plenty of local flavor in a family friendly environment. Kids will have access to the Dr. Bernard’s Kids Zone which includes bungee runs, an obstacle course, a bounce house and eight inflatables including a massive, 22-foot slide.

Tickets for The Jersey Shore Music Festival are currently on sale. General admission tickets are currently available for $25. Children 10 and under are free when accompanied by a paid adult. Limit 2 kids per adult. VIP passes are available at the $75 and $150 Platinum VIP levels. All VIP ticket holders will enjoy free parking and premier viewing access in front of the main stage. Platinum VIP ticket holders receive a private buffet and cash bar, and access to the BlueClaw’s air-conditioned bathrooms and upstairs sports club.

Tickets are available online at and at the FirstEnergy Park stadium box office.

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Who:  Jersey Shore Music Festival

When:  July 20, 2013

Where:  FirstEnergy Park, Lakewood, NJ (BlueClaws Stadium)

Time:  Gates 11:30 am / Music 12:00 pm

Ages:  All Ages

Tickets:  $25 Advance ($35 Day of Show) / $75 VIP / $150 Platinum VIP (Children 10 and under are free with paid adult)

Festival Website:


Confirmed Lineup:


The Hush Sound

River City Extension

The Front Bottoms

Brick + Mortar


Echo Movement

The Main Squeeze


Turtle Soup

Only Living Boy

Quincy Mumford and The Reason Why


Empire Escorts

Jakes Gorilla

The Blind Tellers

The Racer


Batten Down the Hatches


Julian Fulton

The Battery Electric

The Shady Street Show Band



Elevator Art


Joanna Burns

Loose Fit


Fight or Flight

The Careless Kids

Jay Everett Band

Damn the Canaries


The Luna Laval

On Your Marks

Mad Feather Group

The Small Horse

Cross Town Train

School Of Rock

Asphalt Green

Darrin Bradbury

Audio Machine


Xero Gravity

Local Demise



Lower The Veil

New Theory

Beyond Visible

Black Ocean

Sick Minds