The fourth annual Hangout Music Festival is now officially in the books and throughout the weekend, there were a ton of great moments, both onstage and off. Throughout the weekend, we had guest correspondence from EDM star Dillon Francis, supermodel Chrissy Teigen, former Miss Alabama 2012 Katherine Webb and “Jersey Shore” alum Vinny Guadagnino covering all the sweaty action on the beach and downtown Gulf Shores. Here's the eight best offstage moments that captured the beachy vibes of Hangout Fest.
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Hangout Festival Takes The Party Offstage In Seven Best Moments – Music, Celebrity, Artist News | MTV.comMonday, May 20th, 2013
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WALA) – The 4 th annual Hangout Music Festival ended Sunday, May 19 and the festival ended with Stevie Wonder.
Want to watch us drop two models from 10 stories? Good, because our kick ass correspondent Chrissy Teigen and hometown hero Katherine Webb were more than game to be hoisted 115 feet in the air to give you at home a birds’ eye view of the five performance areas plus thousands of fans, fun and surf dotting the Gulf Shores, Alabama shoreline for Hangout Music Festival.
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers Turn Hangout Fest Into Karaoke Bar – Music, Celebrity, Artist News | MTV.comSunday, May 19th, 2013
GULF SHORES, Alabama — Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers closed out Hangout Fest day two in strong fashion, ripping through a hefty two-hour set on the beaches of Gulf Shores.
The band worked through a number of classics from their extensive catalog, including “I Won’t Back Down,” “Free Fallin’,” “Last Dance With Mary Jane” and “Running Down a Dream,” all of which prompted huge sing-alongs. “We got a lot of good singers out there,” Petty remarked after “Mary Jane.”
GULF SHORES, Alabama — An attempt by a few individuals to purchase single-day tickets at the Hangout Music Festival led to a larger counterfeiting and drug bust in town, according to Gulf Shores police.
GULF SHORES, ALA. — The clouds that protected the throngs at the Hangout Music Fest on Friday were nowhere to be seen Saturday.
Instead, the sun did its work, roasting music fans by the thousands.
GULF SHORES, Alabama — The Hangout Festival is heating up, literally.
Mostly clear skies and temperatures in the mid-80s have the festival baking under the sun. As of 4 p.m., medical teams haven’t had a huge influx of concert-goers needing assistance but that will change, said Gulf Shores Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Bo Smith, who is heading up the event’s first-aid operations.
GULF SHORES, Alabama — “How ya doin? How ya feelin’?”
Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter of The Roots shouted out to the crowd as the band flowed into another song at the Chevrolet Stage at the Hangout Music Festival and the answer was obvious with thousands of cheering fans.
MTV Gives The Hangout Fest a World-Wide Audience | Mobile AL, Pensacola FL News, Weather, Sports | WPMI-TV | Local15TV.comSaturday, May 18th, 2013
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WPMI) Music networks like MTV are key to getting the Hangout Festival out to those who are not able to attend or simply love following the event day to day. From the moment the gates open here the focus is on the music.
Security Tight at The Hangout Music Festival | Mobile AL, Pensacola FL News, Weather, Sports | WPMI-TV | Local15TV.comSaturday, May 18th, 2013
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WPMI) The party is underway as the first wave of 35,000 people converge on the Hangout Festival grounds this weekend. It’s a music festival, but it’s also a crowd of thousands and with any crowd security is a top priority.
GULF SHORES, Ala – Capt. Mark Robinson is hard at work documenting the fun at the 2013 Hangout Music and Art Festival. Check out his photos from Friday.
In just the fourth year of its young evolution, the 2013 version of the beachfront Hangout Music Fest is proving itself to be one of the nation's premier festival events. With international attention from live streaming video on the VH1 and MTV networks, thousands of fans continue pouring into Gulf Shores, Alabama this evening.
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WALA) – The Hangout Music Festival is not far from home for “The Weeks.” The band took the stage at the Hangout Music Festival Friday, May 17.
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WALA) – FOX10 News sat down with a couple members of the band Umphreys McGee which closed out the kickoff party at the Hangout Music Festival to get a look at the Hangout from their perspective.
Local Artitsts Show Off Their Art at the Hangout Music Fest | Mobile AL, Pensacola FL News, Weather, Sports | WPMI-TV | Local15TV.comFriday, May 17th, 2013
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WPMI) The fourth annual Hangout Music Festival is full of surprises and there’s a somewhat hidden area that only those backstage can experience.
Folks Checking In to Gulf Shores Hotels for the Hangout Music Fest | Mobile AL, Pensacola FL News, Weather, Sports | WPMI-TV | Local15TV.comThursday, May 16th, 2013
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WPMI) Three days of music, fun and the beach kicks off Thursday in Gulf Shores, and Hangout Music Festival organizers are put the finishing touches on the event.
The truth about the music community in the Alabama beach town of Gulf Shores is that, until the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2009 happened, it didn’t really exist. That’s something that the people of the town –- whose main industry has always been tourism –- are keenly, perhaps bittersweetly, aware of.
ORANGE BEACH, Alabama — For every year that there’s been a Hangout Music Fest, there’s been an Outer Hang after party in Gulf Shores or Orange Beach.
Starting around 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday nights, those who still have the energy can dance the night away at one of three stages at the Keg Lounge in Orange Beach.
via Outer Hang keeps late-night after party tradition alive after Hangout Fest | al.com.
GULF SHORES, Alabama — Pack light and stay hydrated.
Those are Hangout Festival organizers’ key suggestions for the 35,000 music lovers expected to attend the 3-day beachside event later this week
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WALA) – On the eve of the kick-off party, Hangout Fest officials and volunteers put the finishing touches on Gulf Shores’ live music mecca. That same day, Wednesday, May 15, the festival announces yet another weekend pass sell out.