It’s Time to Jam on Panama City Beach!


April 22, 2019

SandJam Festival 2019 Panama City Beach Florida

$10 from Every Ticket Supports Hurricane Michael Relief

The Second Annual SandJam Presented by Pepsi Rock Festival is this weekend, and anticipation is building for the expected record crowds for April 26–28, 2019, at Panama City Beach’s M.B. Miller Pier. Kings of Leon, Third Eye Blind, Young The Giant, and over 20 more acts are scheduled to perform on two massive stages set right on the beautiful white sand by the Gulf of Mexico. There’s still time to get your tickets and get to the beach!

The festival organizers have pledged to donate $10 from every paid ticket to Panhandle hurricane relief. Tickets are currently available at www.SandJamFest.com.

Fans enjoy SandJam Festival 2018 on Panama City Beach Florida
Fans enjoy SandJam Festival 2018 on Panama City Beach, Florida

New this year is the Military Appreciation Tent that includes lounge seating, exclusive giveaways and much more. Entry to the tent is free – after paid admission to the Festival – for active, separated and retired military personnel and their families. A military wristband or valid military ID will be required for entry.

We’re also excited to announce the inaugural Next Wave Talent Search, the newest music competition to hit the Florida Panhandle. The nine Next Wave finalists will perform before a panel of industry judges at Hammerhead Fred’s in Panama City Beach on Thursday, April 25. The four runners-up will open at SandJam Fest on April 26, 27 and 28, 2019, and the Next Wave winner will open the Main Stage on Sunday, April 28.

Gin Blossoms perform at SandJam Festival 2018
Gin Blossoms perform at SandJam Festival 2018

With the daily SandJam Happy Hour, attendees can take advantage of Buy One, Get One specials on Pepsi products, Aquafina water, Corona USA, Corona Premier and Modelo from 3:30-5:30 p.m. on Friday, April 26 and 12:30-2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28. (Must be of legal drinking age to purchase and consume alcohol.)

Feeling a little sluggish on the beach? Festival goers can start their morning on Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28 with Yoga & Mimosas on the sugar-white sand of Panama City Beach with Stephanie (@suburbangypsy.) The event is free to festival attendees and $10 for yoga and $5 for mimosas for non-festival patrons. Those interested in partaking must meet at the front gate by 6:45 a.m.

Attendees are encouraged to download the free SandJam Presented by Pepsi mobile app for iOS and Android. The interactive app includes the exclusive Festival schedule with performance times, Festival map, the functionality to create personalized schedules, special giveaways, offers and more.

Incubus performs at Sandjam Festival 2018
Incubus performs at Sandjam Festival 2018

Cabanas are sold out! VIP passes are currently $349 and include access to area directly in front of the stage, a separate two-story viewing area, wine tasting, fire pits, and even hammocks. General admission is $149, and Military passes are $129 for all three days.

The headliners will be joined by Cold War Kids, Dirty Heads, The Revivalists, Blackberry Smoke, Anderson East, Kongos, Max Frost, JJ Grey & Mofro, Yeasayer, Alice Merton, The Shadowboxers, Brandon “Taz” Niederaurer, Them Dirty Roses, Heritage, Matt and Kim, Coin, Parachute, We The Kings, The War and Treaty, Kirstie Lovelady, and Welles.

Gates open at 3 p.m. and music starts at 3:45 p.m. on Friday, April 26. Saturday and Sunday, gates open at 12:30 p.m. and music starts at 1:25 p.m.

Stay tuned to www.SandJamFest.com, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more Sandjam news regarding talent, tickets, lodging, special offers, and more.


Jordan Staggs

Managing Editor

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