Hosted by Katie Cook of CMT's Hot 20 Countdown and with special performances by platinum-selling artists Chris Young, Jerrod Niemann and Tyler Farr, the event raised over $10,000 to benefit the Boot Campaign.
Resort guests were given the chance to meet, greet and enjoy beachside performances with artists such as Lee Brice, Jerrod Niemann, and Eli Young Band. Radio stations broadcast live on site and media interviewed the stars for the behind the scenes stories.
It was the ultimate fan party in paradise where guests vacationed alongside Lady Antebellum, Scotty McCreery and other special guests all in support of Little Kids Rock through Lady Antebellum's global charitable initiative, LadyAID.
A :30 commercial for Generations Riviera Maya ran in over 54 million US homes encouraging moms to share their everyday, simple success stories for the chance to win.
Radio stations broadcast live on-site and top country artists including Eli Young Band, Justin Moore, The Cadillac Three, Danielle Bradbery and Cassadee Pope performed exclusive concerts for guests.
These accomplished musicians hit the road for the Southern Rock Experience, an exclusive production, filled with LIVE music, line dance parties, celebrity meet & greets and more.
Resort guests learned to play in a band, perform live on the Hard Rock Stage and attend an exclusive show filled with classic rock legends and modern collaborations, and it was all for a good cause, Little Kids Rock, to put music back into schools.
From exclusive fan experiences at the resorts to performances in some of San Diego's hottest spots, guest artist Mickey Guyton and Little Big Town performed live for guests and the nation's top radio personalites.
Approximately 1.8 million viewers tuned in for the Kate Plus 8 "Big Four Oh" Birthday episode where Kate received the Best Birthday Ever package including spa credits, a cocktail celebration reception, a gourmet birthday cake and more!
The Hard Rock Hotel exhibit at Fan Fair X was the place to be for the chance to win a vacation in paradise, autographed guitars, CDs and more. Recording Artists Cam, Logan Mize and Stephen Lee Olsen also stopped by to sign autographs!
"Sony Music Nashville's collaborations with Alliance Connection have produced exceptional experiences. Our teams work together to build destination events that our artists, staff and partners look forward to every year. We head to beautiful locations to capture content, celebrate our artists, and give back to the community while providing a unique and pleasant atmosphere for our partners in radio, print, and television."
Allen Brown VP, Media & Corporate Communications
Sony Music Entertainment
"If you are looking for a first class experience you have found it! The Alliance Connection team is sure to provide meticulous service from start to finish. With years of experience, they leave no detail unturned, creating events and opportunities that make memories of a lifetime."
Ellen Appleton-Adkins, President/ Producer/ Owner
"It was a pleasure working with Alliance Connection on our event at the Hard Rock Hotel, Punta Cana. Their level of skill and professionalism is unparalleled in their field. From the live sound to the hospitality, everything was executed flawlessly."
Carter Green, Tour Manager
The Swon Brothers Team