Panic en la Playa: Four Nights with Widespread Panic in Puerto Morelos, Mexico – Jan 31 – Feb 4, 2012


Cloud 9 Adventures today announces Panic en la Playa, the newest music destination event in the Cloud 9 family, which also includes Mayan Holidaze, Jam Cruise and Holy Ship! Set on the sandy white beaches of Mexico’s Mayan Riviera, Panic en la Playa will offer a four-night run of shows from live-music legends Widespread Panic on January 31 – February 4, 2012.

Limited to only 1,000 lucky fans, Panic en la Playa promises Widespread Panic fans an exclusive and intimate run of shows and all of the luxurious benefits offered by the all-inclusive Now Sapphire Resort & Spa. Located in the small fishing town of Puerto Morelos, 15 minutes south of Cancun in the Mayan Riviera, days at the resort will be spent relaxing by the pool, taking a swim in the ocean, or enjoying the incredible on-site restaurants and spa. Then, as the sun goes down, Widespread Panic will take the stage for a full two-set show each night.

Event details are as follows:
A truly intimate concert experience, Panic en la Playa is limited to 1000 fans and only those booked at Now Sapphire Resort will be in attendance. Tropical View rooms start at $1199 per person and Oceanfront rooms start at $1599 per person. A limited number of rooms are available for families who wish to bring their children, with a complete Kid’s program for children ages 3 – 12.

For fans that want to extend their stay at the beautiful Now Sapphire Resort & Spa, Cloud 9 Adventures is offering a special discounted rate for the nights before and after the event. Guests can add an additional night one day prior to their stay and up to three days after the event, for $199.00 a night per person*. These rates are available for January 30th, 2012, and February 4th, 5th, and 6th. For more information and to book a room, please visit

* Pre / Post nights for the Presidential suites are priced at $225 per person and must be booked over the phone, based on availability.

Panic en la Playa is presented by Cloud 9 Adventures


About Widespread Panic:
2011 marks the 25th Anniversary of Widespread Panic. During this impressive run, the group has released 11 studio albums and 10 live albums, selling over 3 million copies, and have remained one of the most successful touring acts in the US. Widespread Panic continue to break attendance records at major venues throughout the country, including Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison, CO, Philips Arena in Atlanta, GA and Lake Front Arena in New Orleans, LA, to name a few. The band has headlined major US festivals, including The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Lollapalooza, 10,000 Lakes, ACL Festival, Jazz Aspen, Mile High Festival, Outside Lands Music Festival, Vegoose, and 8 times at Bonnaroo. To commemorate Widespread Panic’s 25th Anniversary, the State of Georgia’s Senate & House of Representatives each passed resolutions on February 15, 2011 to honor the group for their music, service, charity and longevity.