Exclusive Details About the 2013 Bunbury Music Festival
This weekend, the Bunbury Music Festival returns to celebrate its second year at Sawyer’s Point and Yeaman’s Cove for 3 power-packed days of music, July 12 – 14. The name of the event comes from Oscar Wilde’s play, “The Importance of Being Earnest” and means “to have a made-up excuse to get out of doing something boring.” So if you’re looking for a summer event in Cincinnati that’s anything but boring, the Bunbury Music Festival is the place to be.
More than 80 live performances will take place on six stages stretching over a mile along the banks of the Ohio River. The scenic tree-lined park will transform into a musical wonderland experience.
“Bunbury has taken great pride in creating a truly unique fan-friendly atmosphere, complete with amazing sounds and sights taking every detail into account,” said festival organizer Bill Donabedian, former managing director of Fountain Square and co-founder of the MidPoint Music Festival.
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“We want our fans to take our event personally and we make all of the event arrangements from their point of view. Yes, the lineup has to be a priority, but it’s making the entire experience a priority that can help set you apart. Whether it be our in-and-out privileges or our free amenities, it all adds up to make the consumer experience the best that it can be.”
Donabedian’s experience with the PNC Summer Music Series and MidPoint Music Festival have naturally evolved into his creation of the Bunbury Music Festival.
Special Attendee Amenities
Attendees will enjoy free water stations, numerous food and beverage options, and free cell phone charging areas spread throughout open layout grounds with space to move comfortably.
Friday, July 12
Walk the Moon
Tegan and Sara
Tokyo Police Club
Red Wanting Blue
We are Snapdragon
Alone at 3am
Saturday July 13
Twenty One Pilots
We are Scientists
You, You’re Awesome
Ben Walz Band
Christopher Paul Stelling
The Bears of Blue River
Messerly and Ewing
The Ready Stance
Sunday July 14
Belle & Sebastian
Yo La Tengo
Black Joe Lewis
Night Terrors of 1927
A Silent Film
Gregory Alan Isakov
Daniel Martin Moore
Channing & Quinn
Green Light Morning
The Upset Victory
Kids 10 and below are free at the Bunbury Music Festival. For everyone else, tickets are priced $55 for a 1-day pass and $110 for a 3-day pass. You can by them by clicking here.
A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $295 and include:
- Special viewing area “stage left” of the main stage
- Air-conditioned tent and restrooms
- Surprise private performances each day
- Complimentary chair massages
- Private bar with drink specials
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