A host of Hip-Hop
acts have signed on for Aesthetic Science’s inaugural 2004 Just Play Games
De La Soul, Slum
Village, The Beatnuts, Method Man, Dilated Peoples, Brand Nubian and a host
of other punk rock acts will play the festival, which is designed to highlight
the importance of play in everyone’s life.
belief is that play provides mental and social stimulation, relief from stress
and life-long learning for both children and adults," said Chenoa Smith,
CEO of Aesthetic Science, the Los Angeles based marketing company behind the
festival. "The Just Play Games Festival is designed to embody just that,
a one stop venue where all types of play can be experienced and enjoyed."
The event will
kick off a nationwide tour in 17 major U.S. markets starting in July through
October. In addition to the live music, the two-day gala will also treat patrons
to video games, contests and giveaways.
Some dates include
both entrance to the Just Play Games Tour and select Six Flags Theme Parks for
the price of regular summer admission.
dates and locations are below:
California – Level 3, Hollywood & Highland, Saturday July 10 and Sunday
Denver, Colorado – Six Flags Elitch Gardens, Wednesday July 14 and Thursday
St. Louis, Missouri – Six Flags St. Louis, Saturday July 17 and Sunday July
Other stops include:
Chicago; Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; Charlotte, N.C.; Nashville, Tenn.;
Atlanta; Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; New Orleans; Houston; Dallas; Phoenix; San Jose
and Los Angeles.