Philadelphia, Pa. WXPN, the nationally-recognized leader in Triple A (Adult Album Alternative) music and a noncommercial radio service of the University of Pennsylvania, today announced that tickets for the XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru are now on sale to the general public. The Hold Steady, The Bacon Brothers, Robert Cray, Guster, They Might Be Giants, Shemekia Copeland, Peter Bjorn And John and many more acts will play the weekend festival at Camden County’s Wiggins Park located on the Camden Waterfront, from Friday, July 24 through Sunday, July 26.
Early Bird prices for festival tickets will be available from May 26 - July 10. Early Bird prices for a daily pass are $12 for WXPN Members and $20 for non-members. Early Bird prices for 3-Day Pass are $30 for WXPN Members and $40 for non-members. Early Bird tickets can be purchased online, by phone (215-222-1400) and at the following locations:
Earth & State, Media, PA
Hideaway Music, Chestnut Hill
Mad Platters CDs, West Chester, PA
Main Street Records, Manayunk
Newtown Books & Records, Newtown, PA
Rainbow Music & Books, Newark, DE
Tunes, Marlton, NJ
Tunes, Turnersville, NJ
Tunes, Voorhees, NJ
Shady Dog Records & Disc Exchange, Berwyn, PA
Whitaker Center, Harrisburg, PA
World Cafe Live, University City
Camden County Division of Special Events, Cherry Hill, NJ
Beginning July 11, WXPN Members will pay $17 for a daily pass and $40 for the 3-Day Pass; non-members will pay $25 for a daily pass and $60 for the 3-Day Pass. A children’s ticket (ages 2-12) is available for daily admission for $5. Regular-priced tickets can be purchased online using the print-at-home feature or at the gate.
This year’s lineup once again showcases a mixture of national, local, heritage and up-and-coming artists.
Gates open at 4 p.m. on Friday, July 24; and noon on Saturday and Sunday, July 25 and 26. The Kids Corner Area will be open from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. As part of the four-acre Camden Children’s Garden, join host Kathy O’Connell as Kids Corner offers family-friendly music and exhibits, exciting amusement rides, themed gardens and nature walks with Jane Kirkland.
CAMDEN COUNTY'S WIGGINS PARK is located on the Camden Waterfront, between the Adventure Aquarium and the Susquehanna Bank Center and features a promenade along the Delaware River with breathtaking views of the river and Philadelphia skyline.
WXPN, the nationally recognized leader in Triple A radio and the premier guide for discovering new and significant artists in rock, blues, roots and folk, is the non-commercial, member-supported radio service of the University of Pennsylvania. WXPN produces World Cafe®, public radio's most popular program of popular music hosted by David Dye and syndicated by NPR, and the Peabody Award winning Kids Corner hosted by Kathy O'Connell. WXPN also produces the alternative rock service, Y-Rock On XPN (yrockonxpn.org) as its secondary radio channel in HD. WXPN serves the greater Philadelphia area at 88.5 FM, the Lehigh Valley at 104.9, Worton/Baltimore at 90.5 FM, Lancaster/York at 88.7 FM, Harrisburg at 99.7 FM and the world via online streaming at XPN.org.