Widespread Panic Announces Panic En La Playa Cinco

Cloud 9 Adventures and Widespread Panic have announced the latest installment of Panic En La Playa. After three years in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic the band brings the destination concert event back to Mexico in 2016 as Panic En La Playa Cinco will take place at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya February 2 -6.

Not only will attendees be treated to four full Widespread Panic shows over four nights, joining the festivities this time around will be special guests Todd Snider, Patterson Hood and Jerry Joseph. In addition, The New Mastersounds and the specially curated Playa All-Stars will play post-shows to close out the nights. This year’s Playa All-Stars lineup includes George Porter, Jr., Ivan Neville, Eric Krasno, Col Bruce Hampton, Randall Bramblett, Nikki Glaspie and Jennifer Hartswick.

Panic En La Playa is an all-inclusive experience which allows fans to stay on site at the tropical resort with all meals, drinks, concerts and activities included in the package. The event also offers a variety of off-site excursion options, such as visiting the Mayan ruins, zip-lining through the jungle, exploring local cenotes, discovering quaint cafes and paddle boarding spots in Tulum, and swimming with sea turtles in nearby Akumal.

Early booking for returning Panic en la Playa lead guests runs July 7-8, while the general on sale begins July 9 at 2 p.m. ET. Head to the event’s website for more information.