The latest news regarding the 2017 Salt Air Jam is....it is now the East Coast Golf Management Salt Air Jam. East Coast Golf Management (ECGM) is a golf course management and cooperative marketing company that involves 25 courses along the Grand Strand an other areas. ECGM committed to a multi-year title sponsorship for the event and will use the event to provide hospitality to personnel from their representative golf courses and over 80 golf package providers.
In addition to ECGM, Bojangles and Retail Solutions Network have taken Presenting Sponsor roles in the event. The Bojangles sponsorship involves all the stores in the Grand Strand and Florence area. Retail Solutions Network (RSN) just launched in early 2017 and saw Salt Air Jam and the event exposure as a great branding opportunity for the newly formed company. RSN provides shirts, hats, koozies, and a myriad of other products through a uniquely developed multi-level marketing program. Through RSN there will be Salt Air Jam Tee Shirts and hats for this year's event. The shirts and hats will go on sale at over 25 locations during the month of April. We'll keep you posted when they arrive.
Long time supporter of Beach Music SCENE Magazine, Jinja Jewelry took an Associate Sponsorship role in this year's event. Grand Strand Entertainment and RV Sales USA of NMB also came on board at the Associate level. Elliott Beach Rentals signed on as Patron Sponsor.
As of this writing nearly 400 tickets have been sold for the event. Event organizers fully expect to pack the Amphitheater at the NMB Park & Sports complex.
The East Coast Golf Management Salt Air Jam now includes five bands for the price of one ticket. Headlining this year's event is national recording artist, Edwin McCain. Mister Fifties will open the show at 2 PM followed by Jim Quick & Coastline, Trey Calloway, The Tim Clark Band, and at 8 PM Edwin McCain will take the stage.
Tickets for the event are $25 in advance and $30 at the gate. They are available online at http://slatairjam.com/order-tickets and at various locations along the Grand Strand. Get ticket location information at http://saltairjam.com/ticket-outlets.