Caribbean Holidaze Adds an Umphreys Golf Outing, Biscuit Texas Hold ‘em Tournament and a Few Extra Speedos
As previously reported, the Disco Biscuits and Umphreys McGee will bring their D.U.M.B. tour to Runaway Bay, Jamaica from December 13-17 for the fist Caribbean Holidaze event. In addition to multiple performances by both bands, a combined set of Pink Floyd and Beatles covers as the Brain Damaged Eggmen and shows by artists like Keller Williams and the Benevento/Russo Duo, members of both bands will host a number of outdoor activities. Umphreys McGees Joel Cummins, Andy Farag, Kris Myers and Ryan Stasik will participate in the 1st annual Caribbean Holidaze Invitational Golf Tournament, while their bandmate Brendan Bayliss will participate in the events Tennis Tournament. (as it turns out, the guitarists father is the head tennis coach at Notre Dame). As for the Disco Biscuits, Aron Magner will lead a scuba diving expedition where Speedos are optional, but highly recommended, Jon Gutwillig will hold court over the Texas Hold ‘em Tournament and Marc Brownstein will be the adult chaperone on the festivals field trip to the Marley Museum.
Caribbean Holidazes promoters are also offering a special rate for fans who hope to spend a few extra days in Jamaica. A limited number of rooms for the event remain.