Dead & Company is getting ready to return to Riviera Maya, Mexico for their second annual Playing in the Sand destination event. Hosted by Dead & Company and partners CID Presents from January 17th–20th, 2019, Playing In The Sand will see band members Bob WeirBill KreutzmannMickey HartJohn MayerOteil Burbridge, and Jeff Chimenti perform for three nights on an intimate, white sandy Mexican beach, just feet away from the Caribbean.

Joining Dead & Company for their beach extravaganza are legendary New Orleans-based funk act, Dumpstaphunk, and blues-rock sister act, Larkin Poe. The two bands will each play one set on the beach during the night that Dead & Company has off. The official schedule will be released closer to show.

In addition to the music, the sold-out Playing in the Sand will offer guests an assortment of curated amenities such as all-inclusive food and drink, premium hotel accommodations, shuttle service to and from Cancun International Airport, an official Dead & Company Riviera Maya gift bag, and 24-hour concierge service. There will also be a slew of on-site activities such as 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. For more information, or to start making your plans for Playing In The Sand, head to the event’s website.

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Beyond Playing In The Sand, Dead & Company have “off” until their summer 2019 tour, which includes multi-night runs at Mountain View, CA’s Shoreline Amphitheatre; Los Angeles, CA’s Hollywood Bowl; George, WA’s The Gorge; Chicago, IL’s Wrigley Field; Boulder, CO’s Folsom Field; and more. See below for the complete summer tour schedule, and head here for more information.

Dead & Company 2019 Summer Tour Dates:

FRI 31-May Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre*
SAT 1-Jun Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre*
MON 3-Jun Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl+
TUE 4-Jun Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl+
FRI 7-Jun George, WA The Gorge Amphitheatre*
SAT 8-Jun George, WA The Gorge Amphitheatre*
WED 12-Jun Noblesville, IN Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center*
FRI 14-Jun Chicago, IL Wrigley Field+
SAT 15-Jun Chicago, IL Wrigley Field+
TUE 18-Jun Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center*
THU 20-Jun Camden, NJ BB&T Pavilion*
SAT 22-Jun Foxborough, MA Gillette Stadium+
SUN 23-Jun New York, NY Citi Field+
WED 26-Jun Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live*
FRI 28-Jun Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion*
SAT 29-Jun Atlanta, GA Cellairis Amphitheatre at Lakewood*
TUE 2-Jul Dallas, TX Dos Equis Pavilion*
FRI 5-Jul Boulder, CO Folsom Field+
SAT 6-Jul Boulder, CO Folsom Field+

* American Express presale
+ Citi presale

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