Sea.Hear.Now Festival releases its full lineup in addition to announced headliners Dave Matthews Band and The Lumineers. Dropkick Murphys, Dispatch, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, The B-52s, Bad Religion, The Struts, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Sharon Van Etten, Cat Power and more have been added to the powerhouse bill. Jake Clemons will also join Sea.Hear.Now as the musician-in-residence and as a surfer. The talented multi-instrumentalist and saxophonist for the legendary E Street Band will join a variety of performances over the weekend as well as catch a few waves. With feet in the sand, fans will be treated to over 25 performances on three stages at North Beach Asbury Park and Bradley Park September 21-22, 2019. View the entire lineup here.
Sea.Hear.Now’s surf action returns with another stellar lineup of professional surfers spanning from the East Coast to Hawaii. Balaram Stack , Sam Hammer , Brett Barley , Noah Beschen , Quincy Davis , Cassidy McClain and more will compete in daily North Beach Expression Sessions. Each surfer will be grouped into a heat of five and have 30-minutes to catch as many waves as the ocean provides. Surfers will be awarded points for style and creativity, with a crowned winner each day. Board shaping demos will also return, where fans can watch world-renowned craftsmen shape surfboards made of wood to today’s cutting-edge technology.
2-Day VIP Tickets are sold out, and a very limited number of 2-Day General Admission Tickets remain available.
A newly added and first-time, “Ultimate Sea.Hear.Now Experience” VIP Ticket has been added. The incredible VIP experience is for two people and includes a 3-night stay at the luxurious Asbury Ocean Club Resort, access to the VIP Lounge featuring an elevated viewing deck, relaxed seating, shade and premium restrooms, access to side-stage viewing at the Surf and Sand Stages (when available per artist approval), exclusive access to backstage areas including the Artist Bar, private golf cart transportation from the Surf Stage to Sand Stage, a dedicated Festival Concierge, an autographed S.H.N 2019 photo from legendary photographer and Festival partner, Danny Clinch, and much more. For the full list of amenities and to purchase tickets, visit www.seahearnowfestival.com/tickets.
Sea.Hear.Now remains committed to raising awareness about the issues facing our ocean environment, including the global plastic waste crisis and climate change. Last year, fans, staff, and Surfrider Foundation volunteers contributed 11.88 tons of recycling including aluminum cans from Open Water, reused over 9,500 drinks through official Sea.Hear.Now Tin Cups or Water Bottles, and saved 35,252 bottles from Manna Hydration Stations. Musician Jack Johnson awarded Sea.Hear.Now his ‘All At Once Sustainability Award’ for US Festivals, as a result of showing real leadership in the movement to green the music industry.