By DOTTIE PARIS
Goldenvoice has created another music festival to add to its impressive mass music events portfolio.
Arroyo Seco Weekend, to be held on June 24-25 will feature Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Mumford and Sons, Alabama Shakes, The Shins, Weezer, and more. There are even a few performers we don’t get to see too often, including Elton John’s lyricist Bernie Taupin with his Bernie Taupin Orchestra, and even actor Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra.
There will be curated menus, food, and wine from LA’s well-known chefs and restaurants, including chefs Walter Matzke, Jason Neroni, and Ray Garcia. The event takes place June 24 and 25, 2017 at Brookside at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. Passes go on sale Monday, March 20 at 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY JUNE 24:
Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers
Broken Social Scene
Charles Bradley & The Extraordinaires
Preservation Hall Jazz Band
Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra
The Bennie Maupin Ensemble
SUNDAY JUNE 25:
Mumford and Sons
Fitz and the Tantrums
Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
Jamtown (ft.. G. Love, Donavon Frankenreiter & Cisco Adler)
Weekend and single day GA and VIP passes go on sale Monday, March 20th at 11 AM PDT onArroyoSecoWeekend.com. American Express Card Members can purchase passes before the general public beginning Friday, March 17 at 10 AM PDT through Sunday, March 19 at 10 PM PDT.
Arroyo Seco Weekend will also be a food lover’s haven, featuring the most sought-after dishes and award-winning restaurants the Los Angeles and Pasadena communities have to offer. The selection offers a wide range of cuisine, from classic Italian dishes, authentic Mexican, to Korean BBQ and gluten-free and vegan options celebrating Los Angeles’ melting pot of a food scene. With an extensive lineup of craft beers by Beer Belly and an incredible raw and natural wine list.
Bruce Kalman | Union
Dakota Weiss | Sweetfin Poke
Ilan Hall | Ramen Hood
Jason Neroni | Rose Cafe
Neal Fraser | Red Bird
Marcel Vigneron | Wolf
Phillip Frankland Lee | Frankland Crab & Co
Ray Garcia | Broken Spanish
Rory Herrmann | Barrel & Ashes
Steve Samson | Sotto
Walter Matzke | République
Single day GA: $125 + fees
Weekend GA: $225 + fees
Single day VIP: $225 + fees
Weekend VIP: $399 + fees
Weekend Preferred parking: $50
Arroyo Seco Weekend is truly Pasadena taking its name from The Arroyo Seco stream, meaning “dry stream” in Spanish, that passes through Brookside Golf Course and Pasadena from the San Gabriel Mountains.
Goldenvoice, creators of Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and Stagecoach: California’s Country Music Festival, also operates successful Los Angeles music venues including the Fonda Theatre, El Rey Theatre, and Shrine Auditorium. Beginning as an independent punk rock promoter in the early 1980s, Goldenvoice grew to be the preeminent alternative promoter in Southern California by forging strong relationships with both bands and music fans. Goldenvoice promotes over 1400 concerts a year in California, Nevada, Alaska, Arizona, Hawaii and Canada.