RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tourpedo, Inc., (https://www.tourpedo.com) a Raleigh, North Carolina-based software company, will be live streaming SweetWater 420 Fest (www.sweetwater420fest.com) in Atlanta April 22-24, 2016.
From Bastille and The Disco Biscuits to Michael Franti & Spearhead, Cypress Hill, Manchester Orcehestra, and Atmosphere, artists will take the stage at Centennial Olympic Park to perform and promote sustainability during the SweetWater 420 Festival. Patrons can indulge in SweetWater brews while listening to live entertainment, learn a thing or two in 420 eco-village, and enjoy live interactive performances at the 420 Disco. However, if patrons are unable to attend in person, live streaming is the next best thing. Proceeds from the live stream will benefit Teen Cancer America (http://www.teencanceramerica.org), a charity founded by Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of The Who which aims to educate and support hospitals and outpatient facilities in the development of specialized units for teenagers undergoing cancer treatment.
At SweetWater 420 Fest next week, fans will be able to live stream three days of live music. Viewers can donate any amount ($14.99 per day minimum) to watch the festival live with proceeds supporting the charity. Also, fans will be able to tip the artists during their performances and the high tipper during certain sets will receive a prize pack containing signed artist memorabilia. The live stream will be broadcast in HD and will be available on computers, smart TVs, and mobile devices. Fans can tweet, post, and chat with others who are enjoying the festival as well. To watch, click here: https://tourpedo.com/shows/sweetwater-420-fest-entire-festival-pass.
When patrons purchase a full festival streaming pass they receive access to view The Disco Biscuits’ shows April 21 and April 22 at Terminal West for no extra charge. If fans just want to stream those shows, they can purchase them individually for $4.99.
According to Matt Henderson, co-founder of Tourpedo, “We are excited to be partnering with SweetWater 420 Fest to live stream this diverse festival. It’s a good feeling to know that you can provide fans with 3 days of live music while also raising money to support Teen Cancer America through our interactive streaming platform. The artists and Tourpedo are thrilled to be streaming to support such a great cause.
About Tourpedo, Inc. Tourpedo is an interactive live concert streaming service that enables fans to watch and experience live shows from premier artists and venues around the country. Tourpedo’s management team started NextLot, an Inc. 500 software company that streams live auctions. They have brought to Tourpedo their deep knowledge of live streaming, having broadcasted over 10,000 live events to users around the world. For more information on Tourpedo and its services, please visit https://www.tourpedo.com.
About SweetWater 420 Fest. SweetWater 420 Fest returns to Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic Park, April 22-24, 2016 with 5 stages, made possible by the turntable main stage. These stages will host a long list of artists representing diverse music genres. Staying true to our roots, the 12th annual 420 Fest will provide patrons with varied lineup of alternative, rock, jam, hip hop, EDM and more. The SweetWater Experience will offer a unique variety of craft beer samplings, Planet 420 will offer eco-friendly tips and Earth Day celebration, 420 Lyrics & Laugher will keep you laughing and 420 Disco will keep the party going. For all details and to purchase tickets visit www.sweetwater420festival.com. Follow on Twitter/Instagram at @420Fest or on Facebook at facebook.com/420fest.