Strings & Sol Experience

Join Yonder Mountain String Band, Greensky Bluegrass, Railroad Earth, Leftover Salmon, The Infamous Stringdusters, Keller & The Keels, Keller William's Grateful Grass, and special guests Danny Barnes and Nicki Bluhm for another four night beach vacation at the Mayan Riviera’s beautiful Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun. Bringing together a family of music fans with some of their favorite artists, Strings & Sol is the perfect excuse to escape the December weather and head south-of-the-border for some fun in the sun! The all-inclusive experience treats everyone like a VIP, and with pools, a beach, restaurants, and bars all just steps away from your room, you’ll find your musical paradise is right there waiting.

Come experience the magic for yourself!

The Music

Strings & Sol brings the music right to the beach, allowing guests to enjoy their favorite artists in the most serene of settings while dancing with their feet right in the sand! Take it all in with four consective nights of blissful beach fun, on top of daytime sets by the pool plus late night shows under the Palapa. The exact music schedule will be revealed as we get closer to December, but you can see all 2016 artists here!

Easy Living

Above all, Strings & Sol is a tropical vacation. A time for you to soak in some sunshine and get away from your everyday life back home. Now Sapphire is the perfect location for this, complete with 2 pools and a beautiful beach right on the property. Additionally, the resort offers spa treatments, multiple restaurants, a number of bars, and other amenities sure to make your stay a great one. The icing on the cake is that Strings & Sol is an all-inclusive event - meaning all food and drinks are included with the cost of your room package!

Pickin' at the Palapa

When the music on the beach wraps up for the evening, the fun doesn't stop there! Keep the party going with some late night music and excitement as the soothing Caribbean air rolls through the open air Palapa. These are often special sets with with sit-ins galore, an integral part of the Strings & Sol experience not be missed!


There's always something happening around the resort at Strings & Sol! Artists love mingling with fans and do so through a variety of activities and workshops including the autograph signing, pickin' contest, poolside games, and other bits of fun. Our 2015 fiesta also featured extras such as a Margarita Making Contest, Q&As with the artists, Mexican cooking classes, and more! Stay tuned for a full list of activities going down this year in Mexico.

Theme Nights

Theme Nights are our excuse to take the party to a whole other level with costumes and festivities. From 2015's Pirates and Pixies to our B'luau in 2014 and beyond, these are always a blast! The official 2016 theme will be announced soon.


From world-renowned snorkeling to tours of the ancient Mayan ruins of Tulum and so much in between, the Riviera Maya is a region rich with adventure and exploration. At Strings & Sol, all of these opportunities to see Mexico are right at our fingertips! Stay tuned for a complete list of excursions available for purchase.