NEW YORK, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
WHAT: Transforming everyday summer into epic experiences in unexpected places, Pepsi and Vevo are partnering for an unprecedented event marking the longest day of the year on Saturday, June 21. Kicking off at sunrise and closing at sunset, the Pepsi Summer Solstice Concerts on Vevo will feature exclusive performances from different postcard- perfect locations throughout the day. Timeflies kicks off the day at sunrise in Montauk, NY. Kid Ink surprises fans at a mystery location in the Central time zone. Cher Lloyd rocks a completely unexpected location in Jackson, WY. Prince Royce wraps up the day with a stunning sunset performance overlooking the ocean in Malibu, CA. Only Pepsi and Vevo will bring the Pepsi Summer Solstice Concerts to the world* LIVE. Fans can watch these exclusive performances live by downloading Vevo's free mobile/tablet and TV apps or by going to http://pepsi.com or http://vevo.com . Each show will be rebroadcast until the next performance begins. Video on demand from each show will also be available at http://pepsi.com and across Vevo's platform and in the coming days. Pepsi is bringing fans closer to the artists they love, with surprise VIP experiences at music and sporting events across the country all summer long. And to refresh fans this summer, Pepsi is also celebrating the launch of Pepsi-Cola Made With Real Sugar and two limited time offer flavors also Made With Real Sugar - Pepsi Vanilla and Pepsi Wild Cherry. With the Pepsi Summer Solstice Concerts on Vevo, 2014 will be a Real. Big. Summer. to remember! WATCH: Saturday, June 21 5am ET Timeflies Montauk Lighthouse, Montauk, NY 2pm ET/1pm CT Kid Ink Surprise location, Central time zone 6pm ET/4pm MT Cher Lloyd Base of Grand Tetons, Jackson, WY 11pm ET/8pm PT Prince Royce Oceanside, Malibu, CA Download Vevo's free mobile/tablet and TV apps to watch the event live or stream at http://pepsi.com or http://vevo.com * (each concert will be rebroadcast immediately until the next event begins). On-demand extended to Vevo syndication partners including AOL, Yahoo and YouTube. TICKETS: Follow @timeflies @kid_ink @cherlloyd @princeroyce @pepsi or @vevo to learn more and win tickets. Entry will not be allowed without a ticket. SHARE: #PepsiSummerSolstice
PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) products are enjoyed by consumers one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. PepsiCo generated more than $66 billion in net revenue in 2013, driven by a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker and Tropicana. PepsiCo's product portfolio includes a wide range of enjoyable foods and beverages, including 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in estimated annual retail sales.
At the heart of PepsiCo is Performance with Purpose - our goal to deliver top-tier financial performance while creating sustainable growth in shareholder value. In practice, Performance with Purpose means providing a wide range of foods and beverages from treats to healthy eats; finding innovative ways to minimize our impact on the environment and reduce our operating costs; providing a safe and inclusive workplace for our employees globally; and respecting, supporting and investing in the local communities where we operate. For more information, visit www.pepsico.com.
Vevo is the world's leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform with nearly six billion monthly views globally. Vevo brings a library of 100,000 HD music videos, exclusive original programming and live concert performances to everyone on the planet who loves music. Viewers can watch on-demand through Vevo.com, the mobile web and apps for mobile/tablets and TVs, or through Vevo TV, the always-on broadcast-style linear music channels built by expert human programmers. Additionally, Vevo syndicates its catalogue to dozens of sites across the web giving music fans the option to view their favorite programming anywhere, anytime. It is Vevo's massive scale and reach that has attracted more than 900 brand marketers around the globe since its launch in 2009.
*VEVO's live stream and rebroadcasts available in US, Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Spain and UK only.