MAY 27-29, MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND,
NATIONAL HARBOR, PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND
The Yardbirds will be headlining the first annual ZepFest, playing all three nights May 27, 28, and 29-Memorial Day Weekend, at the National Harbor, on the
Potomac River, at Waterfront Street and St. George Blvd., in Prince George's County, MD.
There are a variety of tickets and pricing plans available for the Fest, including one-day events and VIP get-togethers. The full Fest is $325.00, and tickets are
http://www.missiontix.com/events/product/10641 or http://zepfest2011.eventbrite.com . For more information, please visit
The ZepFest features over 50 bands on five stages. There'll be speakers, authors, secret shows, as well as blues artists the Night Hawks and Willie Big Eyes Smith, contemporaries Vanilla Fudge, and fans Dread Zeppelin, tribute bands, and guest speakers, most notably Atlantic Records' Jerry Greenberg.
The late Pinetop Perkins was scheduled to perform, and the entire ZepFest will be dedicated to him.
The Yardbirds is original members: rhythm guitarist Chris Dreja and drummer Jim McCarty, and a new generation of musicians: singer/acoustic guitarist/harpist Andy Mitchell (since 2009), bassist David Smale (since 2009), and lead guitarist Ben King (since 2005).