Mumford & Sons To Headline Seaside Heights Beachfront


Mumford & Sons to Headline Seaside Heights Beachfront

Last week, the Jersey Shore town of Seaside Heights, New Jersey announced a large, beachfront music festival featuring a “Grammy Award-winning headliner.” Little did we know it would be of this magnitude.

Announced via a press release from the band itself, Mumford & Sons along with The Flaming Lips, Alabama Shakes, The Vaccines, The Maccabees, Dawes, The Very Best, Jenny Lewis, Little May, JEFF The Brotherhood, Blake Mills + more to be announced will be performing at the famed boardwalk town.

The show is part of Mumford’s touring Gentlemen of the Road Stopover Festivals, which is a touring fest (which changing line-ups), curated by the band itself.

The festival will take places on June 5th and 6th.

Tickets are set to go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, March 6, through the Gentlemen of the Road website. Seaside Heights borough officials are holding a press conference Monday morning to announce further details, so watch this space for more information as it develops.

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