For the third year in a row, organizers and sponsors of Friday Night Sound Waves will treat attendees at the free beachside concerts, the opportunity to register and win an array of unique experiences – just for showing up for the free weekly concert on the beach! Kicking off June 22 and running through September 21st, the 13-week Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes features prizes and gifts ranging from adventure experiences and dining certificates to hotel stays and round trip tickets to any destination Friday Night Sound Waves official airline partner, Southwest Airlines flies.
Locals and visitors attending the weekly free music series will have a chance to register onsite between 6pm and 8pm each Friday, with the winner announced at 9pm, immediately following the performance. Complete details on each giveaway night and rules for entry are viewable on their official website, www.FridayNightSoundWaves.com.
About Friday Night Sound Waves
Friday Night Sound Waves takes place every Friday night, March 16 through November 2 from 6:00pm – 9:00pm, where the beach meets the boulevard at Las Olas & A1A. The family-friendly event, sponsored in major part by the beach business community, is free to the public and open to all ages. For those unable to attend in person, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau broadcasts select dates throughout the series live on www.Facebook.com/VisitLauderdale, as well as Hello Sunny TV, viewable on AppleTV Gen4 and www.Sunny.org/TV.
For more information on the Friday Night Sound Waves live music series, performer bios, special sponsor activations, and theme performance nights, visit www.FridayNightSoundWaves.com.
Schedule of Performances and Sweepstakes Prizes:
June 22: Gypsy Lane, presented by Southwest Airlines
Bring your boogie shoes and get ready to get down (get down) to the disco inferno songs of
the 70’s. Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: Round Trip Air Travel on Southwest Airlines
June 29: Guavatron, presented by W Fort Lauderdale
Guavatron, the hip, fresh groovy band will dazzle you with catchy dance, rock & jazzy tunes.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: Live it up at W Fort with bottle service for up to six guests in
July 6: Spred the Dub, presented by Southwest Airlines
Spred The Dub keeps crowds dancing with their own brand of “Good Time Reggae” music –
infusing elements of Soul, Funk and R&B with a foundation of Rock-steady, Ska and Roots
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: Round Trip Air Travel on Southwest Airlines
July 13: Young Trees, featuring Shauna Sweeney sponsored by Las Olas Association
Singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, Shauna Sweeney, sets the tone for this midsummer
night with clever original songs and unique blend of pop, alt-rock and tunes under her
new band. Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: Family Four Pack South Florida Adventure Pass
July 20: Danny Garcia, presented by It’s Better On The Beach Restaurant Group
From Flamenco to Salsa to Electronic-Rock, Danny Garcia and his bandmates promise to bring
an ebb and flow that will keep you on your feet and begging for more.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: Four All-Day Passes on Water Taxi Fort Lauderdale
July 27: Rogue Theory, presented by The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale
Go Rogue, as in the Rogue Theory Band for this special Full Moon Friday performance, the high
energy band with as bright a future as the moon which will shine from above.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: $250 Gift Card for Galleria at Fort Lauderdale Mall
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August 3: JM & The Sweets, presented by 104.3 The Shark
Making a name for themselves as Miami New Times Best Unknown Band of 2017, JM and the
Sweets, will dazzle you with their brand of #SouthFloridaSoul for a night you will soon not forget.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: $250 Dining Gift Card valid at Spazio, Tsukuro and Café
August 10: Orange Sunshine, presented by Florida Power & Light
Go back in time with Orange Sunshine performing the greatest songs from the 60’s, from
Beatles to Blues to Pop tunes and Rock Classics.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: TBA
August 17: Fireside Prophets, presented by MyFortLauderdaleBeach.com
Laid back and soaked in Florida sunshine Fireside Prophets are a cool group of musicians who
turn up the heat with a twisted up in reggae-rock sound that exemplify the fun-loving Fort
Lauderdale Beach vibe.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: TBA
August 24: Electric Piquete, presented by Florida Power & Light
A three-peat performance for the band named “Best Latin Band” by the Miami New Times in
2009 and 2015, Electric Piquete is a melting pot of jazz, salsa and funk, and spiced with
everything in between. Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: TBA
August 31: The Boss Project, presented by The BID and 102.7 The Beach FM
Kick off your Labor Day weekend with the one and only, Boss Project – the ultimate tribute to
the music of the legendary Bruce Springsteen.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: Oceanfront Suite with breakfast for two at Bahia Mar
September 7: The Free Rads, presented by Courtyard Marriott Fort Lauderdale Beach
Fasten your seatbelts for the Free Rads – a sub groove experience, a musical rollercoaster ride
packed with a wide range of your favorite classic and current hits infused with high energy,
intense soul and uninhibited passion.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: 2 Night Stay and welcome cocktail at Courtyard by Marriott
September 14: Tito C. Band, presented by Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
Join the Tito C Band for a night of cool classics, some catchy dance tunes and a fun night of
fan favorites to dance to by the shoreline.
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: Courtesy of Bubba Gump Shrimp Company, Details TBA
September 21: B Side Jones, presented by B Ocean
South Florida’s premier Funk/Rock A-listers, B-Side Jones, brings their brand of high energy and
unique repertoire of the songs you love from decades past to the current scene to create a
fun and funky night of music and dancing on Fort Lauderdale Beach
Summer Lovin’ Sweepstakes prize: Oceanfront Suite with breakfast for two daily at B Ocean