On August 10, 2018 we will host Chicago-based rock outfit Umphrey’s McGee for an incredible event in St. Louis, MO. This Major Rager coincides with the PGA Championship at nearby Bellerive Country Club. This unique venue, Chesterfield Amphitheater, has a capacity of 4,000 people.
The Major Rager®, our golf-centric music festival, was born in Augusta, GA during The Masters Golf Tournament in 2014. It is now an annual tradition the first week in April. April 6, 2018 will host the legendary George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic, The James Brown Band + Special Guests and many more for Funky Friday of Masters! This Rager will benefit nonprofit organization James Brown Academy of Musik Pupils (JAMP)which furthers music education in Augusta. The talented JAMP youngsters will perform to the delight of both the hometown and visiting crowds alike.
Past artists include The Flaming Lips, Umphrey’s McGee, Gov’t Mule, The Revivalists, Moon Taxi, Sharon Jones and many more! The festival environment of The Major Rager® is complete with multiple bars, vendors (product demos), golf-related activities/ games, and global exposure through HD video live-streams. The show has also been broadcasted for multiple years in its entirety on Sirius XM Satellite Radio.
This unique event brings excitement to tournament nightlife with world-class entertainment appealing to patrons of all ages. With The Major Rager® heading to three of four golf Majors in 2018, stay tuned as we announce the upcoming lineups!
For more information visit – TheMajorRager.com
After 18-plus years of performing more than 100 concerts annually, releasing nine studio albums and selling more than 4.2 million tracks online, Umphrey’s McGee might be forgiven if they chose to rest on their laurels. But then that wouldn’t be consistent with the work ethic demonstrated by the band, which consistently attempts to raise the…
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