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Voodoo Experience: Voodoo Valentine Celebration Kicks Off February 1st!

Based on the success of last year’s VOODOO HOLIDAYTHE VOODOO EXPERIENCE PRESENTED BY STEPHEN REHAGE will continue the holiday tradition with the upcoming VOODOO VALENTINE 14-day promotion.  Set to take place fromWednesday, February 1 through Monday, February 13, the VOODOO VALENTINE offers every ticket buyer not only the automatic gift of a year’s worth of music via Spin magazine, but also the opportunity to win a variety of VOODOO and New Orleans-inspired prizes.

Beyond VOODOO specific items (LOA Lounge VIP upgrades, free parking, pair of side stage passes for one headlining performance, $100 gift certificates for VOODOO EXPERIENCE merchandise), other VOODOO VALENTINE offerings include: dinner(s) for two at New Orleans restaurants, pedi-cab/carriage rides and relaxing spa treatments. In addition, all advance ticket buyers will be gifted with two (2) one-year subscriptions to Spin Magazine (one for the ticket buyer, the other to gift to a friend).  In addition, all VOODOO VALENTINE ticket buyers over the age of 21 will be eligible for a private party on the Bud Light Bourbon Street Balcony during Mardi Gras weekend (prize is non-transferable).  A limited number of winners (all of whom need to be in New Orleans during Mardi Gras) will gain entry for two guests to the Bud Light Bourbon Street Balcony, inclusive of food, drinks, beads, clean bathrooms and a balcony view of the Bourbon Street festivities.

Last week, THE VOODOO EXPERIENCE PRESENTED BY STEPHEN REHAGE was once again chosen Best Large Festival”at the Offbeat Best Of The Beat Music Business Awards ceremony in New Orleans.

“In a city know for its festivals and home to Jazz Fest, Essence and French Quarter Festival, it’s an honor to be recognized by the industry for doing something we love to do,” says Stephen Rehagefounder/producer VOODOO EXPERIENCE.

Distinguished as the final musical celebration of the annual U.S. music festival season, this year’s VOODOO will mark its 14thconsecutive year. (10-31-11) had this to say following last year’s VOODOO: “…it was easy to see why this city remains perpetually proud of not only its own storied music history, but its ability to throw one hell of a cool Halloween party.”  Set for Friday, October 26, Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28 in New Orleans’ City Park, this year’s Halloween weekend line-up will feature top-tier and innovative artists from a variety of musical genres, plus reflect the multitude of cultures that define this historic and beloved American city.

The Voodoo Valentine ticket prices are as follows:  three-day weekend GA passes are $110three-day LOA Lounge VIP weekend passes are $325 and three-day LOA Lounge VIP weekend passes with parking are $375.  Concert-goers can also utilize VOODOO EZ Pay on any ticket purchase over $150.  EZ pay allows fans to pay their balance in three equal payments with the first payment (1/3 of the overall balance) charged upon purchase.  Tickets are available via utilizing Elevate’s easy online shopping experience–with helpful customer service–that allows buyers to print their own tickets.

More information about the 2012 VOODOO can also be found at