A luxury resort in Bluffton where pop star Justin Bieber and model Hailey Baldwin had their wedding ceremony in 2019 is having a music festival in September that will feature the Gin Blossoms.
Montage Palmetto Bluff, located on a 20,000-person nature reserve between Hilton Head and Savannah, will host the ’90s pop-rock group with radio hits “Hey Jealousy”, “Found Out About You” and “Allison Road”.
The May 3-4 River Festival, named for its proximity to the river, will also feature performances by country pop singer Mitchell Tenpenny, Charleston rock band Susto and country music duo Lakeview.
Susto and the Gin Blossoms will perform on Friday night, followed by Lakeview and Mitchell Tenpenny on Saturday night. Doors open at 6.30 p.m. and music starts at 7.30 p.m.
Tickets for the full weekend for the two-day music festival cost $ 200 and can be purchased online at mayrivermusicfestival.com. Individual day tickets are not available and capacity will be limited to 600 participants.
Accommodation reservations can be made separately at montagepalmettobluff.com or by calling 866-706-6565. The MRMF code can be used for 15% off the best available rate. The suites available for the weekend cost over $ 1,000 a night.
Festival participants must be at least 21 years old and lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged. No umbrellas, tents or food and drinks outside will be allowed.
This is the second annual May River Festival to be held at the five-star Bluffton Resort, which offers 200 bookable rooms, including guest rooms, suites, cabins and residences.
The resort is also home to six restaurants, a 13,000 square foot spa, golf club and exclusive course as well as a variety of meeting and event spaces.
The inaugural May River Festival was held in 2019, ahead of Bieber’s wedding, and featured performances by Clare Bowen and Brandon Young from the hit TV series ‘Nashville’ by Irish singer-songwriter Foy Vance. , international soul artist Lele Rose and American musician Ben Rector.
A weekend ticket that year costs $ 135.
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