The inaugural Fool’s Paradise will take place in the beautiful beach town of St. Augustine, FL April 1-2, 2016. In addition to previously announced acts Lettuce & Friends, GRiZ, Vulfpeck, Chris Robinson’s Soul Revue (Ivan Neville, George Porter Jr., Eric Krasno, Nikki Glaspie, Neal Casal & The Shady Horns), Goldfish, The Nth Power, Break Science, and the Fools for Funk Supergroup TBA, the two-day destination event will feature Cory Henry of Snarky Puppy as an artist-at-large. Electronic future-funk producers Marvel Years and Brasstracks have also been added to the bill, as well as local favorites Herd of Watts, The Groove Orient, Morning Fatty, and Love Chunk.
Anticipate several cross-collaborations amongst acts and additional special guests TBA. GRiZ and Lettuce will join forces for the first time ever for a full band performance during GRiZ‘s Friday evening set. Additionally, two very special sets of Lettuce & Friends promise once-in-a-lifetime shows from the funk powerhouse with surprise guests.
Fool’s Paradise is a funk-fueled destination beach event right in the heart of one of America’s most historic cities. For two full days, there will be genre-bending music, artist-led excursions, musical workshops, yoga and activities just steps from the ocean.
Thrown in conjunction with the organizers of some of the Southeast’s most treasured festivals, including Suwannee Hulaween, Bear Creek, and AURA, Fool’s Paradise is set to take place at St. Augustine Amphitheatre, a 16-acre section of Anastasia State Park and home to a state-of-the-art performing arts venue. Campgrounds and beach shores make up this perfect Florida landscape.
With music all day and night and tons of local activities, Fool’s Paradise is a premier destination event like no other. Once in a lifetime artist-led excursions will soon be announced, allowing you to embark on a water adventure, play a sport, take a workshop, and participate in a local activity with some of your favorite musicians in an intimate setting.
Camping options and VIP hotel packages are available, and tickets are on sale now. For more information, tickets, and hotel & camping packages visit: www.FoolsParadiseFL.com.