Two-Day Immersive Event for Kids and Families to be held Saturday,
June 9, and Sunday, June 10 at Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly
Island in Chicago, Ill.
Tickets on Sale Tuesday, March 6 at 10 a.m. (CT)
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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Nickelodeon, in partnership with Live Nation, announced today the pop
superstar lineup for Nickelodeon
SlimeFest, the first multi-day music festival for kids and
families in the U.S. Featuring performances by Grammy-winning artist, DJ
and producer Zedd, chart-topper Liam Payne, multi-platinum artist Flo
Rida, and Lip Sync Battle Shorties and social media star JoJo
Siwa, the two-day event will be held at Huntington Bank Pavilion at
Northerly Island in Chicago, Ill., on Saturday, June 9, and Sunday, June
10. General admission and VIP tickets will be available beginning
Tuesday, March 6, at 10 a.m. (CT) via www.nickslimefest.com.
Nickelodeon SlimeFest will also feature: appearances by
Nickelodeon stars Kel Mitchell and Benjamin Flores Jr. (Game Shakers),
Riele Downs and Ella Anderson (Henry Danger), Breanna Yde (School
of Rock), and Daniella Perkins and Owen Joyner (Knight Squad);
immersive one-of-a-kind experiences; and plenty of the network's
signature green slime.
Nickelodeon SlimeFest has seen success around the globe as a
slime-filled, multiplatform music and entertainment event since its
overseas inception in 2012 in Australia. The U.S. music festival marks
the sixth local adaptation of this popular event and the first time a
Nickelodeon International event has been localized for Nick in the U.S.
To date, over 100,000 people have attended Nickelodeon SlimeFest
events around the world, including sold-out shows in South Africa,
Australia, Italy, UK and Spain. This year's Nickelodeon SlimeFest
UK will take place at The Arena at Blackpool Pleasure Beach Oct. 20-22,
with more international event dates to be announced later this year.
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world's leading live
entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Live Nation
Concerts, Ticketmaster and Live Nation Media & Sponsorship. For
additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
Nickelodeon, now in its 38th year, is the number-one
entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by
putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes
television programming and production in the United States and around
the world, plus consumer products, digital, recreation, books and
feature films. Nickelodeon's U.S. television network is seen in more
than 90 million households and has been the number-one-rated kids' basic
cable network for 22 consecutive years. For more information or artwork,
Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks
of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA,VIAB).
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