Black Eyed Peas Headlines Annual PSU Spring Fling

April 27th, 2004 by Adam

Hip-hop band the Black Eyed Peas will headline this year’s Spring Fling festivities at Plymouth State University on Saturday, May 8. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Recreation Fields located behind Facilities Services off Holderness Road. The winner of Friday night’s battle of the bands will kick off the concert, followed by Zox, and then the Black Eyed Peas.

The concert is for Plymouth State University students and their guests only. It is not open to the public. Bracelets will be required for admission to the concert and are $5 for PSU students, $20 for guests of PSU students and $10 for faculty/staff with a current PSU identification card. PSU students are limited to three guests and must purchase bracelets in advance. Advance bracelet sales will be from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Hartman Union Building Pawsway, May 3 – 7, and from 5 p.m. to midnight on May 7. Only bracelets for PSU students will be sold at the door on Saturday night. Current PSU identification will be required.

No refunds or replacements will be given for lost bracelets. Additionally no backpacks,purses, water bottles, containers of any kind, cameras or recording devices will be allowed. And there will not be a bag check.

Official Spring Fling events begin on Thursday, May 6 with a Hip-hop and Reggae Showcase at 7:30 p.m. in the Fireplace Lounge at the HUB. A full range of events are scheduled for Friday night beginning at 5 p.m., followed by Saturday’s concert (full schedule of events attached).

In preparing for the annual Spring Fling festivities, University Police have been working with the Plymouth and Holderness Police Departments. Says University Chief of Police John Clark, “We are again working in partnership with Plymouth and Holderness police. We have a good plan in place and are looking forward to a safe and enjoyable event for everyone.”

PSU SPRING FLING 2004 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Thursday, May 6th
FREESTYLE BOSTON:HIP HOP AND REGGAE SHOWCASE
Performers include: O.V.M, Diamond Mindz, Chakra Con,
Rhymfest, Suffolk Step Squad, and Megatron!
7:30PM HUB FPL

Friday, May 7th
1ST ANNUAL AMA DATING GAME
5PM HUB Alumni Green

NOVELTIES & CARNIVAL FOOD
Mechanical Bull … Airbrush Tattoo
Fried dough, sausage bombs, hamburgers, fries and more!
5PM – 12:30AM HUB

WOMEN’S RUGBY… UNDER THE LIGHTS!
6PM Recreation Field

BATTLE OF THE BANDS & PETE FRANCIS!
Winner opens at the Saturday show!
You’ve heard of Dispatch. Now Pete has gone solo. Don’t miss this amazing acoustic evening!
Music starts at 6PM, Alumni Green

Saturday, May 8th
RECREATION PROGRAMS SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
Register by May 6th!
Times TBA, D & M Fields

NOVELTIES
Rock wall, Bungee Run, and Adrenaline Force!
Compete for Spring Fling T-Shirts!
7:30PM – 11:30PM Recreation Fields

CARNIVAL FOOD
Fried dough, sausage bombs, pizza and ice cream!
7:30PM – 12:30AM Recreation Fields

PLYMOUTH STATE UNIVERSITY’S 2004
SPRING FLING CONCERT!
Recreation Fields
Doors open at 7:30PM

Beer Tent Open to Students & Guests who are 21!

Battle of the Bands Winner, ZOX and the BLACK EYED PEAS

Remember to get your bracelet in advance to save!
No Guest Bracelets sold at the door!