Augusta, GA (PRWEB) April 04, 2017
Legendary hip-hop artist, entertainment icon and Tanqueray Brand Ambassador Snoop Dogg will perform at the Inaugural Augusta Jam presented by Tanqueray No. TEN on Wednesday, April 5th. The event supports the Mayors’ Masters Reception, which provides funding for several local Augusta charitable organizations. The City of Augusta recognizes the Mayors’ Masters Reception as the official commencement event to welcome patrons to Augusta for one of the most iconic tournament weekends in golf.
The inaugural musical celebration hosted by ESPN’s Jay Harris and International Golf Model and Personality, Seema Sadekar, will be held at the Country Club Dance Hall & Saloon, a premiere venue in Augusta, on where celebrities, golf enthusiasts and guests will enjoy signature Tanqueray No. TEN Gin & Juice cocktails. DJ Suga Ray and DJ Kor will open up for Snoop Dogg, mashing up hip hop, country, pop and old school jams before Snoop Dogg hits the turntables to spin some of his classic anthems for all to enjoy to kick-off the historic golf tournament in style.
Tanqueray will pay homage to “golf’s 19th hole” by serving specialty Gin & Juice cocktails, including Snoop Dogg’s signature serve the Tanqueray No. TEN Laid Back along with the Gin & Georgia inspired by the first major golf tournament of the year. Great moments deserve great spirits and Tanqueray is honored to raise a signature Gin & Juice cocktail to all athletes in search of this years’ Green Jacket. Recipe is below.
Tanqueray No. TEN Laid Back
- .75 oz. Tanqueray No. TEN
- .75 oz. Cîroc Apple
- 2 oz. Fresh Pineapple Juice
- Splash Club Soda
Preparation: Add all ingredients to a shaker filled with ice. Strain into Double Old Fashioned Glass. Top with a splash Club Soda.
Glassware: Double Old Fashioned
Garnish: Pineapple Wedge
Augusta Jam and Tanqueray have partnered with Lyft to ensure that all guests get home safely by using the Lyft Code: SNOOPDOGG. Tanqueray would like to remind you that whenever you sip Gin & Juice, Tanqueray is the gin of choice – and to do so responsibly by drinking in moderation and securing a designated driver.
For ticket purchase and updated information on Augusta Jam, please visit the official website http://www.AugustaJam.com or follow the conversation on social: Facebook | @TheAugustaJam Twitter & Instagram | @TheAugustaJam | @tanquerayusa #TanqLaidBack | @snoopdogg #GinandGeorgia
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ABOUT AUGUSTA JAM
Augusta Jam is a celebratory musical event produced by PGD Global and held in the city of Augusta Georgia during the popular Masters Golf Tournament in support of the local Augusta community and their charitable initiatives. Augusta Jam merges the musical world of country, pop and hip hop music, proudly driven to unite cultures and celebrate diversity through music and golf. For more information and social media links, please visit http://www.AugustaJam.com and Facebook | @TheAugustaJam Twitter & Instagram | @TheAugustaJam
ABOUT PGD GLOBAL
Play Golf Designs, Inc. (PGD Global) is a golf marketing & event company, directing and participating in luxury events for some of the world’s most legendary athletes, entertainers, charitable organizations and Fortune 500 companies including NBA Coach Mike Woodson, Julius “Dr.J” Erving, R&B Legend Jeffrey Osborne, Comedian, Chris Tucker, Sports Personality, Ahmad Rashad, Viacom, The Broadcasters Foundation of America and MGM Resorts International. PGD fuses pop culture and entertainment to create the most unique and innovative golf experiences. PGD Global focuses on celebrating diversity, inclusion for women and introducing the golf world to the latest social and fashion trends. For more information, please visit http://www.pgdglobal.com Tweet or Instagram @PGDGlobal or Facebook http://www.facebook.com/PlayGolfDesigns
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ABOUT SNOOP DOGG
Snoop Dogg has sold more than 35 million albums worldwide, and has reigned for more than two decades as an unparalleled musical force who has raised the bar as an entertainer and globally recognized innovator. Since 1993, he has released fourteen albums and collaborated with artists across all genres of music. Snoop defines hip-hop history. He’s set records with his seminal album Doggystyle, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart and sold over 800,000 copies in the first week. Throughout his career, Snoop’s produced chart-topping hits including “Gin & Juice,” “Who Am I? (What’s My Name?),” “Nuthin’ But A ‘G’ Thang,” “Next Episode,” “Beautiful,” “Drop It Like It’s Hot,” “Signs,” “Sensual Seduction” and “I Wanna Rock.” As a trendsetter of pop culture, Snoop’s ventures include: multiple music/film/TV deals and his WestFestTV YouTube channel, where his wildly popular GGN News series appears weekly. Snoop recently released his 14th studio album, COOLAID.
ABOUT CITY OF AUGUSTA, GEORGIA
Augusta, Georgia is known as the Golf Capitol of the World and is rapidly becoming the Cyber Capitol of the South. The home of golf's most prestigious tournament and course is also proud to be home of the U.S. Army Cyber Command at Fort Gordon. Augusta is Georgia's second largest metropolitan area and borders the Savannah River which offers recreational activities and unique downtown experiences for visitors and its nearly 250,000 residents. Augustans manufacture almost 90 percent of the world's low speed vehicles and live in the backyard of America's nuclear renaissance. Augusta has robust, public K-12 education including schools that consistently achieve national recognition for excellence in delivering quality education.
ABOUT THE NEW COUNTRY CLUB DANCE HALL & SALOON
The Country Club Dance Hall & Saloon opened on Saint Patrick's Day 2006 and in a short time set the standard for entertainment in Augusta. The Country Club has brought more national Country Stars to Augusta than any other club in recent memory. With its friendly and professional staff, state-of-the-art sound and light system and lots of space to party, The Country Club rises above and beyond the expectations of "just another nightclub." The Country Club's dedicated fans voted it "Metro's Best Nightclub!" three years in a row and named it "Best Live Music Venue." Those very fans are the reason The Country Club has become the No. 1 place to party in the CSRA. For more information, visit their website: http://www.augustacountry.com/