Exciting announcement - Paul Reed Smith is coming to Ish Guitars!
On September 22nd, Ish Guitars is welcoming guitar building legend Paul Reed Smith for his first-ever visit to Syracuse. A showcase of guitars and amps, (and of course some autographs and hand shaking), 1-Day PRS discounts, and giveaways will be happening all day. Here is a schedule of the full-day event with details about the schedule, parking, and everything you need to know. Space is extremely limited, signup is now closed, but you can still walk-up.
WHAT: PRS Showcase, Masterclass, and Giveaway
- DEMO: Guitar Staining with Private Stock Director Paul Miles
- MEET & GREET: Paul Reed Smith, Jim Cullen, Peter Schuelzky, Paul Miles
- GIVEAWAY: USA built PRS S2 Custom 24 valued at $1399!
- SALE: 15% off all new PRS Orders, 10% off ALL in-stock PRS inventory on 9/22 only.
- FREE STUFF: PRS Merch for all!
- MASTERCLASS 1: Emil Werstler - Gypsy Jazz and Metal
- MASTERCLASS 2: Boscoe France - Heavy Blues
- MASTERCLASS 3: Paul Reed Smith - about whatever the heck he wants
All seating is first-come-first-served. We are expecting a lot of people, so don't show up late!
WHO: Paul Reed Smith & Friends
Attending from PRS Staff
- Paul Reed Smith
- Paul Miles, Private Stock Director
- Jim Cullen, National Sales Manager
- Peter Schuelzky, Northeast Sales Representative
Attending PRS Artists
WHEN: Friday, September 22nd
- 11am - Ish Guitars opens. Giveaway Entry begins, PRS Sale begins, Northeast Sales Rep Peter Schuelzky will be available to answer all questions.
- 4pm - Paul Reed Smith & Friends arrive
- 5pm - Guitar Staining Demo with Private Stock Director Paul Miles (he is really, really good at staining)
- 6pm - Meet and Greet, shake Paul Reed Smith's hand or have him sign your face, we don't care either way!
- 7pm - Masterclasses start for Emile & Boscoe - first come, first served as there will be limited seating available
- 8pm - Paul Reed Smith Masterclass
- 8:45pm - Giveaway drawing outside Ish Guitars for PRS S2 Custom 24 (valued at $1399). Must be present to win. Read full terms here before entering.
- 9pm - End of Event - Paul will be leaving very shortly after the event ends, so please get your meet and greet on earlier in the day!
WHERE: Ish Guitars, Armory Square
- 410 S Franklin St, Syracuse NY 13202
- Call 315-447-3243 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions/press inquires
- Street Parking FREE after 5pm
- Several Parking Garages located within 1 block, see below!
- Can I bring my guitar? YES! But... please be mindful we have VERY limited space and are not responsible for any lost or broken instruments. It might be a better idea to just bring a backplate if you want Paul Reed Smith to sign something.
- Will there be food/drink? No, and please do not bring your own food or drink besides water, there will be many people and we want to keep our beautiful showroom mess-free.
- Will you have PRS Amps? Yes! We will have several various amps, hopefully our J-MOD will still be in stock for the event.
- Do I need to be present to win the guitar? Yes, the drawing will happen promptly at 8:45pm on the day of the event. See full giveaway terms here.
- All other questions, please email us at email@example.com