THIRD ANNUAL IHEARTRADIO ULTIMATE POOL PARTY PRESENTED BY VISIT FLORIDA RETURNS TO FONTAINEBLEAU’S BLEAULIVE – AND NOW WITH TWO NIGHTS OF PERFORMANCES
Jennifer Lopez, Neon Trees, Tiësto, Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea, Lil Jon and More to Perform Live
Clear Channel Stations Across the Country Will Give Away Ultimate Weekend Pool Party Packages Through National On-Air and Online Promotion
New York, NY – May 5, 2014 – iHeartRadio, Clear Channel’s industry-leading digital radio service, and the legendary Fontainebleau Miami Beach today announced the third annual iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party presented by VISIT FLORIDA, a two-day musical weekend on June 27-28 hosted by Nick Cannon as part of the Fontainebleau’s BleauLive concert series. The weekend will feature performances at Fontainebleau by Jennifer Lopez, Neon Trees, Tiësto, Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea and Lil Jon, with more performers and special presenters to be announced.
New this year, the iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party will feature two nights of all-star performances. The event will kick off Friday, June 27, with exclusive performances by Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea and Lil Jon at the resort’s legendary pool. The ultimate getaway weekend will continue on Saturday with an all-day pool party featuring sets by iHeartRadio’s house DJs. The weekend will finish with its second live concert event that evening featuring Tiësto, Jennifer Lopez and Neon Trees. For the second consecutive year, the iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party will air as an exclusive television broadcast nationally on The CW Network.
To promote the event, Clear Channel launched a national on-air and online promotion across more than 140 of its mainstream and rhythmic Contemporary Hit Radio (CHR), HOT-AC and Electronic Dance Music (EDM) stations beginning today. More than 150 iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party packages, which include round-trip airfare, two-night hotel accommodations for two and access to all the weekend’s events, will be given away now through June 13. One Grand Prize Winner will be chosen to receive a fantasy all-access experience with three friends which will include being flown to Miami on a private luxury jet, a suite at Fontainebleau Miami Beach, a private pool-side cabana and exclusive once in a lifetime artist experiences.
“The iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party brings memorable, over the top artist experiences to our listeners and continues to be a huge success year after year,” said Tom Poleman, President of National Programming Platforms, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment. “Connecting our fans to the music they love across our radio stations no matter where they are and then bringing that music to life at our iconic events is what iHeartRadio is all about.”
For the second year, iHeartRadio’s Ultimate Pool Party will be presented by VISITFLORIDA.com, which will run an iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party VIP sweepstakes May 5 through June 6. The VIP package will include air transportation and accommodations, a $500 gift card and a 2014 Mazda 6 car. Participants can enter to win at VISITFLORIDA.com. New sponsors to this year’s iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party event include Caress and Cutex, with other exciting brand activations to be announced.
“This event is a great way for Florida to connect with millennial travelers and showcase the fun destinations found around the Sunshine State,” said Paul Phipps, Chief Marketing Office at VISIT FLORIDA.
For details on how to purchase a weekend getaway package to the iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party complete with oceanview accommodations, general admission tickets and much more, visit BleauLive.com or call 1.800.548.8886.
The iHeartRadio app, which reached its first 20 million registered users faster than any digital service in Internet history, delivers everything listeners want in an all-in-one platform: Instant access to more than 1,500 radio stations from across the country, user-created Custom Stations inspired by a favorite artist or song, thousands of curated digital stations “Perfect For” any mood or activity, and the new Shows & Personalities feature giving users access to the best on-demand news, talk and entertainment content available today. To see all available platforms and to download the app, visit iHeartRadio.com/apps.
The iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party presented by VISIT FLORIDA at Fontainebleau is a Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Production. For more information visit iHeartRadio.com.
About Clear Channel Media and Entertainment
With 245 million monthly listeners in the U.S., Clear Channel Media and Entertainment has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment serves 150 markets through 840 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on iPads and smartphones, and used via navigation systems. iHeartRadio, Clear Channel’s digital radio platform, is the No. 1 all-in-one digital audio service with over 300 million downloads; it reached its first 20 million registered users faster than any digital service in Internet history. The company’s operations include radio broadcasting, online and mobile services and products, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. Clear Channel Media & Entertainment is a division of CC Media Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: CCMO), a leading global media and entertainment company.
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About Fontainebleau Miami Beach
A spectacular blend of Golden Era glamour and modern luxury, Fontainebleau Miami Beach merges striking design, contemporary art, music, fashion and technology into a vibrant guest experience. A revered landmark and symbol of style and sophistication since its opening in 1954, Fontainebleau Miami Beach boasts 1,504 guestrooms and suites appointed with lavish amenities and iMacs; the world-renowned LIV Nightclub, 12 restaurants and lounges including two AAA Four Diamond signature restaurants, Scarpetta and Hakkasan; the 40,000-square-foot Lapis spa with mineral-rich water therapies and invigorating treatments; a dramatic oceanfront pool-scape offering lush cabanas and sun loungers; and is home to BleauLive, the innovative concert series that combines intimate performances with memorable weekend escapes.
For general information or accommodations at Fontainebleau Miami Beach, visit www.fontainebleau.com or call 1.877.512.8002.