Dead & Company Announce 3rd Annual 'Playing in the Sand'

Article Contributed by | Published on Monday, July 8, 2019

Dead & Company announces the third annual Playing in the Sand, an all-inclusive Caribbean concert vacation in partnership with CID Presents. The event – January 16-19, 2020 - features three nights of Dead & Company - Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, John Mayer, and Bob Weir, with Oteil Burbridge and Jeff Chimenti - playing on an intimate, white sandy beach in Mexico, just feet away from the Caribbean Sea.

In addition to Dead & Company’s three concerts on the beach, Playing in the Sand offers guests an assortment of curated amenities such as all-inclusive food and drink, premium resort accommodations, shuttle service to and from Cancun International Airport, official Playing in the Sand Merchandise, and 24-hour concierge service. There will also be a slew of on-site activities including yoga, tequila tasting, bowling, and surfing, as well as a plethora of off-site adventures that allow guests to explore Mexico’s amazing natural treasures and sacred ancient history.

Photo by Alive Coverage (Playing in the Sand 2019)

Dead & Company is inviting fans who have attended either of the first two years of Playing in the Sand to an exclusive 72 hour, alumni-only, pre-sale beginning Friday, July 12th @ 1 PM ET. Fans who are interested in attending for the first time will have access to purchase all package options starting Monday, July 15th @ 1 PM ET at Guests can secure packages utilizing a payment plan which divides the package price into five payments with the Initial payment of 15% due at booking, followed by equal remaining payments due on the 20th of each month July through October.

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Photo by Alive Coverage (Playing in the Sand 2019)

Playing in the Sand 2020 will be hosted at a new location, Moon Palace in Cancún, Mexico. From sun-up to sun-down, the resort sizzles with energy and is ranked amongst the best on TripAdvisor. This oceanfront sanctuary offers a vibrant spectrum of magnificent rooms, all-inclusive food and drink, 24-hour concierge service, relaxing pools, on-site restaurants, and bars, as well as plenty of activities on both land and sea, including offsite adventures to Isla Mujeres, Chichen Itza, and Rio Secreto. Packages will be available at both Moon Palace Cancun as well as the more luxurious section of the resort - The Grand at Moon Palace Cancun - for those looking for five-star accommodations. This spectacular property allows every guest to stay at one resort for the first time promising for an even more curated experience throughout the weekend which every attendee can participate in from sun up yoga to late night fiestas.