Asia’s Largest Festival at Sea, It’s The Ship collaborates with Paywong.

3 min readOct 21, 2022

Festival attendees, deemed Shipmates, can now pay for cabins at It’s The Ship (ITS) using Paywong crypto payment gateway. This new collaboration is in line with It’s The Ship’s trend in bridging the gap between live entertainment and web3 technology. Paywong’s non-custodial payment gateway will ensure real time payment which is more convenient and secure, and attendees can be confident that their transactions are safe and private.

It’s the Ship will be accepting the following cryptocurrencies as payments:

Ethereum Network

  • APE
  • USDT
  • USDC

BSC Network

  • WBNB
  • ETH
  • BUSD
  • USDT

Polygon Network

  • USDC
  • USDT

About It’s The Ship

It’s The Ship is Asia’s Largest Festival at Sea and one of the first few music festivals to merge blockchain technology with an immersive festival experience in Asia. Blending a vacation on board a luxurious cruise liner, together with a dance music festival with international and regional headlining artists, ITS returns to the open sea after a 3 year hiatus due to the pandemic. This long awaited bucket list music festival is returning for its seventh edition under the theme ‘Reunion’ and will be held from March 8 to 10, 2023 on the Genting Dream. The cruise liner will depart from Singapore, and a more detailed itinerary will be available soon on ITS official website.

ITS will be bringing back its signature pop-up parties, premium dining experiences, and exhilarating thematic activities, in addition to its lineup of top headlining DJs. DuckDrop NFT holders who are part of the IT’S THE SHIP’s exclusive membership will be entitled to exclusive access and perks such as interactive artist experiences, meet and greet, private shows and invite-only parties and many more. Tickets for the music festival are available for sale now on their official website and ITS attendees can now pay in cryptocurrencies, in addition to the usual methods of payment.

To stay up to date with IT’S THE SHIP, visit the official website along with Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin.

About Paywong

Paywong is a Web3 startup enabling businesses that wish to accept cryptocurrencies as payment via their crypto payment gateway. With Paywong, anyone can accept crypto payments, including stablecoins, from anywhere in the world with low transaction fees, with or without a website. The platform currently accepts almost all major cryptocurrencies in the market. Paywong is a non-custodial crypto payment gateway that provides merchant services for businesses that cater to all types of customers.

Paywong launched its payment gateway this month with features that include an intuitive dashboard to manage user funds, e-commerce integrations and also an invoicing system that generates a payment link for anyone to share. They are currently offering the first 5,000 signups with a lifetime offer of 0.5% merchant transaction fee. Simply book a demo here to find out more, and you’ll be on your way to accepting crypto as payment from your customers in no time.

For additional information and updates, visit the official website along with the Twitter, Linkedin and Telegram channels.

About The Company

Paywong is a product of Walawong Solutions Pte Ltd — a Web3 startup based in Singapore. We are on a mission to simplify crypto payments for businesses by leveraging the power of blockchain technology.


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