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An Evening with CAKE at Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark: A Night to Remember

Atlanta, GA (May 16, 2024) - Atlanta’s renowned festival producer, Rival Entertainment, has announced an exciting event for music lovers: An Evening with CAKE on September 28, 2024, at the Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark. This event is part of Rival Entertainment's Big Night Out series, which features open-air concerts in public spaces.

The Band: CAKE

CAKE, an eclectic rock band, is known for its unique sound, which has been described as Hank Williams Sr. and Sly Stone having a party and playing AC/DC records backward. With John McCrea's distinctive half-singing/half-speaking vocal style, Vince DiFiore's trumpet, Xan McCurdy's guitar, Daniel McCallum's bass, and Todd Roper's drums, CAKE has produced hits such as "Rock' n' Roll Lifestyle," "The Distance," their iconic cover of Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive," and "Short Skirt/Long Jacket." These tracks have solidified their status as a platinum-selling rock band, continuing to attract fans from the grunge era to the present day.

The Venue: Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark

The Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark, situated along the Atlanta Beltline Eastside Trail, offers a unique and picturesque setting for the concert. The venue's proximity to several notable landmarks, including Inman Park (0.3 miles), Ponce City Market (0.5 miles), Krog Market (0.6 miles), and Piedmont Park (1.2 miles), makes it an accessible and attractive location for attendees. Additionally, the event will feature complimentary bicycle valet services, designated ride-share drop-off points, and nearby parking facilities to enhance convenience for concertgoers.

Tickets and Admission

Pre-sale tickets for An Evening with CAKE are available starting Wednesday, May 15. Fans can purchase tickets through the band's official website, www.cakemusic.com, or through Rival Entertainment's Big Night Out platform. General Admission and VIP ticket options are offered, with VIP tickets providing front-of-stage pit viewing, access to a lounge, and other comfort amenities. The general ticket sale will commence on Friday, May 17. This family-friendly event offers free admission for children under seven when accompanied by a ticketed adult.

Event Details

Date: September 28, 2024

Venue: Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark, 830 Willoughby Way, Atlanta, Georgia

Pre-Sale Tickets: Available from May 15, 2024

General Sale: Begins on May 17, 2024

Ticket Purchase: www.cakemusic.com or www.BigNightOut.com

About Rival Entertainment

Since 2004, Rival Entertainment has been a cornerstone in Atlanta’s live music scene, producing numerous acclaimed events. Notable productions include Georgia State Stadium’s inaugural concert featuring Foo Fighters, ONE Musicfest, the three-day Outkast ATLast reunion, and Prince’s final live concert. Based in Midtown Atlanta, Rival Entertainment also manages the historic Center Stage Theater, The Loft, and Vinyl. For more information, visit www.rivalentertainment.com.

Stay updated on the latest news about An Evening with CAKE by visiting www.BigNightOut.com and following Rival Entertainment on Facebook @RivalEntertainmentATL and Instagram @RivalEntertainment.

This event promises a memorable night under the stars with one of rock's most distinctive bands, set against the backdrop of Atlanta's vibrant cultural scene. Don’t miss the chance to be part of this unique musical experience!

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