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Country Music • Craft Beer & Wine • BBQ

British-born, Nashville-based musician Danny Worsnop (Asking Alexandria/We Are Harlot, now supporting his new Earache Records outlaw country solo album) has been added to the music lineup for the first annual KFRG presents Driftwood at Doheny State Beach. This afternoon of country music, craft beer, artisan wine and top notch BBQ will be held at the scenic Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA on Saturday, November 12.

Driftwood at Doheny State Beach will feature over 100 craft beers and artisan wines, some of the best BBQ in the region, as well as a full day of eclectic music ranging from country to Americana and mariachi rock, with co-headlining performances from Nashville hitmakers Jerrod Niemann and Rodney Atkins, along with Thompson Square, Parmalee, The White Buffalo, Mariachi El Bronx, and Danny Worsnop. Festival attendees will roam throughout the lush grass areas of Doheny State Beach, right off the shore of the Pacific Ocean, touching the sand.

Driftwood at Doheny State Beach kicks off at 1:00 PM on Saturday, November 12 (with Early Entry guests arriving at 11:00 AM and Early Entry craft beer and wine tastings beginning at Noon). Craft beer and wine tastings are included with admission, with music from 1:00 PM until 9:00 PM. Festival attendees will choose from over 100 craft beers and wines to taste until 4:00 PM (for those 21 and up), and will have the chance to enjoy the best of California's BBQ. In addition, beer, wine and cocktails will be available for sale from Noon until 9:00 PM.

Some of the participating breweries at Driftwood include: AleSmith, Artifex Brewing Company, Barley Forge, Bootleggers, Bottle Logic Brewing, Chapman Crafted, Coronado Brewing Co., Firestone Walker, Left Coast Brewing, Mother Earth Brewing Co., Ritual Brewing Co., Sierra Nevada, Telegraph Brewing, and more.

Some of the craft beer and wine highlights at Driftwood at Doheny State Beach include: Artifex Brewing (Unicorn Juice, American Wheat Ale with Passion Fruit), Bottle Logic Brewing (American Dark Lager, 2X GOLD MEDAL winner at GABF), Chapman Crafted (Slow Riser 2.0, Red Ale with Coffee on Nitro), Mother Earth Brewing Co. (Cali Creamin', Vanilla Cream Ale), and Ska Brewing (Modus Hoperandi, IPA).

Here's a sample of the some of the wines that will be available for tasting: Chateau Souverain (Sauv Blanc), Chronic Cellars (Purple Paradise), J Lohr (Bay Mist Riesling), Story Point (Chardonnay), and William Hill (Cabernet Sauvignon).

Festival co-producer Cameron Collins of Brew Ha Ha Productions said, "The opportunity to bring craft beer, BBQ and country music to Doheny State Beach is something we at Brew Ha Ha Productions are incredibly excited about! We have always made it a point to have each event we produce be different from the last; we want them to stand on their own and have their own personalities. Driftwood has done exactly that. We have some of the finest craft beer in the world along side tasty local BBQ and an incredibly talented lineup of country music stars. As Jerrod Niemann says, 'I can drink to that all night!'"

Driftwood attendees will also enjoy BBQ and other food offerings from the Backyard BBQ Village (featuring 200 feet of deep south BBQ chicken, turkey legs, brisket and sausage), Wise BBQ Truck (Texas style brisket), Viking Truck (BBQ sandwiches and house made pickles), Wings N' Waffles (BBQ chicken, fried chicken and waffles), Pink Taco (BBQ tacos and pulled pork), K-FROG Bacon Nation food truck, as well as pizza, sausages, mini donuts, kettle corn, burgers and ice cream.

Driftwood at Doheny State Beach will also debut the Country Strong veteran appreciation area for non-profits that support and create awareness for veterans' causes. In partnership with Metal of Honor, Country Strong aims to raise financial support and awareness for military non-profits, providing information on the services offered by these foundations to the military patrons in attendance, while also showing gratitude and an extra special time for our military men and women and their families in attendance.

In honor of Veterans Day weekend, the festival is offering a discounted $50 ticket for active and retired military. The military ticket includes Early Entry Admission and a complimentary roundtrip shuttle between Doheny State Beach and the San Onofre area. Visit for more details.

A portion of the proceeds from Driftwood at Doheny State Beach will be donated to the San Onofre Parks Foundation—a California non-profit that cooperatively works with the California State Parks to develop, preserve and enhance the recreation and experience of California's unique and beautiful coastal parks—and the Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association (DSBIA), the non-profit cooperating association of Doheny State Beach, dedicated to the protection of the park's beaches, facilities, marine refuge and its historical, cultural and social stories.

General Admission and VIP tickets are available for purchase for the following prices. All tickets include beer and wine tasting, and access to view the music stage.

Parking at Driftwood at Doheny State Beach will be extremely limited, so attendees are strongly encouraged to carpool and rideshare.

Shuttle passes are available for only $10 per person, per day roundtrip. Parking is free (first come, first served) at the shuttle pick up at Dana Hills High School (33333 Street of the Golden Lantern in Dana Point). Shuttles will run every thirty minutes from 11:30 AM-9:00 PM between Dana Point High School and Doheny State Beach. Free bike parking will also be available at Doheny State Beach.

Doheny State Beach is easily accessible by car from Los Angeles County, San Diego County, the Inland Empire, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Tucson, the San Joaquin Valley, and via flights to Orange County's John Wayne Airport.

Sponsors for KFRG presents Driftwood at Doheny State Beach include: Audi Of Mission Viejo, Snickers Crisper, Krave Jerky, Deep Eddy Vodka, Tom Gore Wines, Cosmic Fog and Lyft.

KFRG presents Driftwood at Doheny State Beach is produced by premier music festival production company Synergy Global Entertainment (SGE), Orange County, California's most successful and respected craft beer festival producer Brew Ha Ha Productions, and California's new country KFRG-FM (K-Frog). The festival producers encourage attendees to drink responsibly.

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About Synergy Global Entertainment, Inc.:

Synergy Global Entertainment, Inc. (SGE) is one of the world's premier music festival production companies. With hundreds of live events worldwide each year, SGE works with agencies, brands and musical talent to produce or co-produce concerts across various genres and interests. SGE produces Funny Or Die's ODDBALL Comedy And Curiosity Festival. In addition, SGE co-produced the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival and the worldwide Rockstar Taste of Chaos, produced the Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival and conceived and developed KNOTFEST with Slipknot and 5B Artist Management. SGE has also produced many other national festivals and tours. SGE senior staff have a combined 60 years of experience in artist management, large scale festival production and brand integration and have worked with artists as diverse as Guns N' Roses and The Cure. SGE excels at integrating brands' needs with large scale musical entertainment.

About Brew Ha Ha Productions:

Brew Ha Ha Productions (BHHP) is Orange County, California's most successful craft beer event producer. Its team brings years of successful event production and business experience along with an inside view of the craft beer industry and its enthusiasts. Fueled by a desire to promote craft beer, along with a vision of a different kind of beer fest, the Orange County Brew Ha Ha Craft Beer Festival was conceived. BHHP is known best for their events like the Orange County Brew Ha Ha, Brew Ho Ho 'Holiday Ale Festival', Sabroso 'Craft Beer & Taco Festival' and the Brew Hee Haw at the OC Fair. The events have been a resounding success and the OC Brew Ha Ha has been voted "BEST Craft Beer Festivals in Southern California" six years in a row by the Orange County Beer Society. In six short years, BHHP has enjoyed unprecedented growth making them the largest craft beer event producers in Orange County and one of the largest on the west coast.

About KFRG:

KFRG (95.1 FM, "K-FROG") is a commercial country music formatted radio station in Southern California broadcasting to Riverside, San Bernardino, Los Angeles and Orange Counties. Owned by CBS Radio, its studios are in Colton, CA and the transmitter site for KFRG is north of San Bernardino. Programming on 95.1 KFRG-FM is also simulcast on 92.9 KXFG-FM in the Temecula Valley region of South Riverside County. Together, the two frequencies reach an audience of over 600,000 listeners each week.

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