“PGD Global has a strong commitment to bringing diversity to golf. The Augusta Jam concerts offer entertainment for Augustans and our guests to enjoy during their time in Augusta." - Mayor Hardie Davis Jr., Mayor of Augusta
AUGUSTA, Ga. (PRWEB) March 26, 2018
Augusta Jam returns to the first major championship of the year to celebrate some of the biggest athletes in the world through music and culture. The Augusta Jam is a celebratory musical event held in the city of Augusta, Georgia during the biggest weekend in golf supporting the local community and PGD Global’s mission to grow the game of golf through diversity, music, culture and celebration. This year will feature unforgettable performances by some of the biggest names in music including: iconic rock musician, Bret Michaels, the ultimate DJ and party starter, Lil' Jon and hip-hop sensation, Nelly.
The 2nd annual celebration will be held at the Country Club Dance Hall & Saloon, a premiere venue in Augusta, where celebrities, golf enthusiasts and guests will experience LED programming, VIP tables, specialty cocktails paired with unforgettable musical performances. Augusta Jam kicks off on Tuesday, April 3rd with rocker Bret Michaels followed by Wednesday evening with Lil’ Jon on the turntables. To close out the week, it will get ‘Hot in Herre’ with an unforgettable live performance by Nelly on Friday, April 6th. Augusta Jam is honored to host such a special experience surrounding one of the most prestigious tournaments in golf.
“PGD Global has a strong commitment to bringing diversity to golf. The Augusta Jam concerts offer entertainment for Augustans and our guests to enjoy during their time in Augusta. That’s what our city is about – bringing people together from across the community and world. It is great that Augusta Jam is committed to give back to our community,” says Hardie Davis Jr., Mayor of Augusta, “Their continued support of the Mayor’s Masters Reception helps support My Brother’s Keeper programming at local youth organizations.”
Augusta Jam supports the Augusta Mayor’s Masters Reception which will honor Vaughn Taylor and Jim Dent this year. The event will be held at The Augusta Common on Monday, April 2.
Tickets are now available for purchase at http://www.AugustaJam.com. For updated information on Augusta Jam, please visit the official website or follow the conversation on social: Facebook | @AugustaJam Twitter & Instagram | @TheAugustaJam and remember to hashtag #AugustaJam and #AJ2018
ABOUT AUGUSTA JAM
Augusta Jam is a celebratory musical event owned and operated 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 part of PGD Global’s mission to grow the game of golf through music, diversity and celebration. Augusta Jam merges the musical world of country, rock 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, 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, NBA Icon Julius “Dr.J” Erving, Sports Personality Ahmad Rashad, The Broadcasters Foundation of America and MGM Resorts International. PGD fuses pop culture and entertainment to create the most unique, 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/PGDGlobal
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 MAYOR’S MASTERS RECEPTION
Augusta's premier kickoff event to Masters Week since it began in 1999. This fun, entertaining community event that has a little bit of everything; great food, music, and an opportunity to mix and mingle with some of golf's great contributors to the game. This year the reception will honor Vaughn Taylor and Jim Dent for their contributions to golf. Featured entertainment is Tony Terry, DJ Rob and Beth Spangler. The Mayor’s Masters Reception Committee is a non profit organization that supports local charities providing services advancing the mission of My Brother’s Keeper Augusta. For more information visit Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/mayorsmastersreception/
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. In fact, 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/