Lauderdale Live is a three day music and arts festival celebrating creativity and education in the arts. Downtown Fort Lauderdale will be infused with musical energy headlined by Grammy award winner Lyle Lovett, critic-darlings the Indigo Girls and multi-platinum hit makers Huey Lewis & the News.Â Yachts. Curated Music. Gourmet Bites. Napa Wine Pairings.Â This is your exclusive invitation to the VIP event before the event. Escape the crowds and enjoy a one-of-a-kind â€œYacht Discovery Experienceâ€ at Esplanade Park along the Riverwalk when the inaugural music festival debuts Friday, December 6, 2013 from 6 pm â€“ 9:30 pm. Complimentary valet.
The Experience: Throughout the evening, intimate groups of guests will be escorted onboard the docked Robert J. Cury megayachts Murphyâ€™s Law, Independence 2 and True North and treated to special pairings. Intimate musical â€œLiving Roomâ€ style performances by artists Dave Barnes â€¢ American Idol winner Lee DeWyze â€¢ Jackopierce â€¢ Jillette Johnson â€¢ Andrew Ripp.Â Gourmet Bites & Napa Premium Pairings: YOLO Executive Chef/Owner Peter Boulukos and S3 Executive Chef Chris Miracolo â€¢ Trinchero Family Estates & Napa Cellars â€¢ Peju Family â€¢ Trefethen Vineyards â€¢ John Anthony. Special pouring appearances by Mat Kearney, Verse & Chorus â€¢ Ian White, Peju â€¢ Loren Trefethen.Â Enjoy a private preview of what the weekend has in store and join for this exclusive experience. IndividualÂ tickets areÂ $ 175â€‹ orÂ $ 3â€‹50â€‹ for a couple.