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Kim Winnick, WXPN
Wiggins Park Artist Lineup Announced For The
2015 XPoNential Music Festival
3-Day Passes On Sale At Half-Price For WXPN Members
PHILADELPHIA (March 31, 2015): Philadelphia public radio station WXPN announces the Wiggins Park lineup for the three-day 2015 XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru taking place Friday, July 24 through Sunday, July 26 at Camden County, New Jersey’s Wiggins Park and Susquehanna Bank Center. WXPN, the nationally-recognized leader in Triple A (Adult Album Alternative) music and noncommercial radio service of the University of Pennsylvania, organizes and produces the festival in partnership with Susquehanna Bank Center and the Camden County Board of Freeholders.
WIGGINS PARK ARTISTS*
As in previous years, the festival will showcase an exciting mix of performances by national, local, heritage and up-and-coming artists:
THE LONE BELLOW
THE WORD (ROBERT RANDOLPH, JOHN MEDESKI, NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS)
FIRST AID KIT
MADISEN WARD AND THE MAMA BEAR
FLY GOLDEN EAGLE
LOST BAYOU RAMBLERS
VITA AND THE WOOLF
*Additional artists will be announced. Lineup subject to change.
TICKETS AND PASSES
Starting today, March 31, new and renewing WXPN members who pledge $25 a month will receive two 3-Day Go Everywhere festival passes that include lawn admission to the MY MORNING JACKET/ST. VINCENT show at the Susquehanna Bank Center on Saturday, July 25 plus the ongoing benefits of WXPN Membership that include free beverages and artist meet-and-greets at Wiggins Park during the XPoNential Music Festival. Anyone who becomes a WXPN Member at $6 a month or more can purchase 3-Day Go Everywhere Passes for half price. Pledges can be made by calling 1-800-565-WXPN or online.
• Through July 13, the 3-Day Go Everywhere Pass (includes lawn admission to Susquehanna Bank Center for MY MORNING JACKET/ST. VINCENT on Saturday, July 25) is $65 each for WXPN members, and $130 each for the general public. Beginning July 14, the price will be $75 each for WXPN members and $150 each for general public.
• A 1-Day Kids Pass for children ages 2 through 12 will be available in advance online and at the festival gate box office for $5 each (good for entry any one day at Wiggins Park and Camden Children's Garden, Saturday, July 25 or Sunday, July 26, and Susquehanna Bank Center lawn Saturday, July 25 when accompanied by a 3-Day Go Everywhere Pass holder).
• Starting on July 14, the 1-Day Wiggins & Garden Pass will cost $30 each for WXPN members and $60 each for the general public, pending availability, and does not include access to Susquehanna Bank Center show.
• Tickets for reserved seats for the Susquehanna Bank Center shows on Saturday, July 25 with MY MORNING JACKET/ST. VINCENT are available now at LiveNation.com and do not include access to Wiggins Park shows and activities.
ABOUT THE XPONENTIAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Now in its 11th year at Wiggins Park and its 4th year at the adjacent Susquehanna Bank Center, the 2015 XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru features a lineup of established and up-and-coming artists as heard on the award-winning Philadelphia public radio station WXPN 88.5 FM.
Wiggins Park is located on the Camden, NJ waterfront, between the Adventure Aquarium and the Susquehanna Bank Center, and features a promenade along the Delaware River with spectacular views of the river and Philadelphia skyline, a natural amphitheatre for great sound, easy access to public transportation, lush open green spaces and the nearby Adventure Aquarium. WXPN offers a variety of family-friendly activities throughout the festival, and food and craft vendors provide sustenance and enhance the festival atmosphere.
Festival gates will open at 5 pm on Fri., July 24 and at 11:30 am on Saturday, July 25 and Sunday, July 26. The Kids Corner area in the Children’s Garden at Wiggins Park will be open on Saturday, July 25 and Sunday, July 26 from 11:30 am to 6 pm.
For more information, visit http://xpnfest.org/. The XPoNential Music Festival can be followed on Facebook and Twitter.