Events.com Enables Return to Live Music with FiLo Fest, which supports music industry professionals affected by COVID-19

LA JOLLA, CA, UNITED STATES, July 9, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Events.com, a mobile-first event management platform, is partnering with FANS.LIVE to support the long-awaited return of live concerts and music festivals of partnership with FiLo Fest (www.FiLoFestival.com). The name of this festival stands for “First In Last Out” and is a music festival that starts on July 10th, 2021 and benefits the stage crew who arrive first at the venue and often work for up to 18 hour days for the show prepare. These key employees tend to be the last to leave (after the artists and fans). We stream it for free and are proud to raise funds to support music industry professionals affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The global event is operated by Events.com and is designed to raise much-needed funds for the essential behind-the-scenes people who keep the music world going.

“We are honored to support the important FiLo Fest mission and to help restore the live music industry this summer after the pandemic stopped it,” said Mitch Thrower, co-founder and chairman of Events .com. “Events.com helps event managers like the team planning FiLo Fest to improve live, virtual and hybrid event experiences for participants and sponsors – with a platform that helps organizers save time and earn more money.”

FiLo Festival is a one-of-a-kind music festival that offers both face-to-face and virtual appearances to help street crews and staff from live events, touring artists, and independent venues. The festival features both live and virtual performances with top bands and artists including Sammy Hagar, Bob Weir, Colin Hay, AJR and Bobby Keys. Also performing this year are Midland, QuestLove, Dave Schools, David Crosby, G. Love & Special Sauce, Slightly Stoopid and more. Artists and bands play in varying lengths, from a few songs to a full set, and participants have the option to visit multiple rooms with different performers.

The event will be streamed live for free on several major platforms including Facebook and Twitch. Fans can donate any amount and, in addition to exclusive merchandise such as hats, t-shirts, and sweatshirts, purchase a commemorative NFT (non-fungible token) for just $ 10. Events.com is one of the first online platforms to enable event organizers to increase revenue and impact by selling NFTs. Events.com’s digital tools help event planners to manage live, virtual and hybrid events such as FiLo Fest within a mobile platform.

“FiLo Festival will be a great event for music fans and an important opportunity for music industry leaders to take care of the hardworking people who have cared for artists for decades,” said FiLo Festival Executive Producer and CEO of RockJet. David Precheur. “Without all of these great people, there are no shows and very few have been able to do their jobs last year. They need our help and this is our chance to take care of them. “

All net proceeds are intended for street crews and support staff and will be distributed through NBA legend and the legendary Deadhead Bill Walton organization For Humanity, which is a recognized nonprofit under 501 (c) (3) (Tax ID: 85-0775635) organizers des FiLo Festival will work with several strategic partners to distribute the key funds raised during the event. These include the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) and the Sweet Relief Musicians Fund.

Via Events.com
Events.com is a mobile first event management and registration platform that helps organizers manage, market, and monetize everything from local fundraisers to global festivals and marathons. With its end-to-end event management solutions, Events.com gives organizers access to a range of tools every step of the way. Events.com offers sponsorship and advertising tools, event management software, digital marketing services, on-site check-in and sales to make the event organization process a smooth experience from start to finish. Please visit Events.com for more information.

For more information, visit Events.com, contact Tony Finn at tonyfinn@events.com, or follow Events.com on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

For more information about the FiLo Festival, contact Dave Precheur at david.precheur@filofestival.com

Sara Baker
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