Facebook sponsoring 2019 Beale Street Music Festival

Facebook sponsoring 2019 Beale Street Music Festival
Beale Street Music Festival takes place the first weekend in May and kicks off the annual Memphis in May festivities! It’s always a crowd-pleaser with lots of great artists.

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Facebook has signed on to sponsor the 2019 Beale Street Music Festival.

Organizers made it official with a post on BSMF’s Facebook page Friday afternoon but teased the announcement a day earlier at a news conference.

We're pleased to announce Facebook as a sponsor for the 2019 Beale Street Music Festival! They will be on site filming for a national campaign on Saturday, May 4 at 6:30 pm.

Posted by Beale Street Music Festival on Friday, May 3, 2019

Kevin Kane, president and CEO of Memphis Tourism, and James Holt, president and CEO of Memphis in May, said Thursday that a social media giant was the festival’s latest sponsor but stopped short of naming which site.

Facebook crews will be at the festival Saturday filming for a national campaign.

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