Summer Beach Fest to feature legendary guitarist from Japan

Summer Beach Fest to feature legendary guitarist from Japan

by Josh Tyquiengco
Guam Visitors Bureau

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) sent an invitation to the entire island today to join them on the beach this weekend for closing festivities of the Miller Lite Guam Summer Beach Fest at Governor Joseph Flores Memorial Park (Ypao Beach) in Tumon, beginning this Friday, August 26. The festival will end on Sunday, August 28.

Nathan Denight, GVB President and CEO said, “We invite everyone on island to join GVB on one of the best beaches in the world – Ypao Beach – for the final weekend of the Miller Lite Guam Summer Beach Fest. Finally, we will have good weather this weekend, and we will be featuring some great acts on our stage, which is literally on the sand.”

Friday, August 26
5:00 p.m. Fitness on the Beach with Synergy
6:00 p.m. DJ Music
7:00 p.m. Char (Guitar Sensation, Singer, Songwriter from Japan) & Chris Peppler  (Radio personality and actor from Japan)

Saturday, August 27
5:00 p.m. Fitness on the Beach with Synergy
6:00 p.m. Andy’s (Japan)
6:30 p.m. BAGS GROUP (Japan)
7:00 p.m. DJ Dance Party on the Beach with DJ LA XO
9:00 p.m. Fireworks Show over Tumon Bay

Sunday, August 28
5:00 p.m. Fitness on the Beach with Synergy
6:00 p.m. The Dolls performing their newly released album Paper (Guam). The Dolls will be selling their album and meeting fans after their performance.
7:30 p.m. Phoenix Stage Band (Guam) will keep everyone dancing on the beach and close out the festival.

GVB thanks Miller Lite Guam Summer Beach Fest sponsors Miller Lite, Pepsi, Hanom, the Stations of KUAM, Docomo Pacific and fireworks sponsor Pacific Islands Club.

About the Miller Lite Guam Summer Beach Fest
The Miller Lite Guam Summer Beach Fest is a new signature GVB event featuring the Tumon Night Market from July 16 through August 28, from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. The festival featured local and international bands, dance parties on the beach, family movie nights, food and beverage vendors and Saturday night fireworks at the Joseph Flores Memorial Park (Ypao Beach). GVB invites residents and visitors to arrive in swimsuits and zories and bring the entire family to spend Friday, Saturday and Sunday night on the beach.

GVB also welcomes the launch of the new Tumon Night Market as part of the event. The Tumon Night Market can be found in the north lot of the Gov. Joseph Flores Memorial Park, with the Guam Summer Beach Fest activities taking place in close proximity to the beach. Plans are in store for Tumon to enjoy a dedicated Saturday night market after the festival is over. For more information, go to GVB’s website, Admission is free and all events are family friendly. Please no outside food or beverages. Pets not allowed.

For More Information:
Josh Tyquiengco, Public Information Officer
GUAM VISITORS BUREAU | Office: 646-5278 | Email:

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