Sure hope you’ve got your travel miles built up. That’s because the folks at AEG Present and Danny Wimmer Presents have revealed the dates for their 2018 World’s Loudest Month festivals.
For the last few years, AEG and Danny Wimmer Presents have built up a spring festival empire that typically takes place in late April and May and this year is no different with the scheduling being revealed for the Monster Energy Welcome to Rockville, Monster Energy Fort Rock, Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, Northern Invasion, Rock on the Range, Rocklahoma and the Bud Light River City Rockfest.
As usual, Welcome to Rockville and Fort Rock will take over Florida on the same weekend in late April. Welcome to Rockville is a three-day event running April 27-29 at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, while Fort Rock is only two days, April 28 and 29, at Markham Park in Fort Lauderdale / Sunrise. The full festival lineup and ticketing details will be revealed for Welcome to Rockville at this location on Monday, Nov. 6 at 12N ET, while Fort Rock’s bill and key detalis will be made available Monday, Dec. 4 at 12N ET here.
The Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion is next up on the travel schedule, as some of the top rock and metal acts will head to Concord, N.C. the weekend of May 4-6. Early bird ticketing for the festival will start Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 10AM ET, and the lineup for Carolina Rebellion will be announced on Monday, Nov. 27. Stay tuned to the Carolina Rebellion website for details.
The attentions of the rock and metal worlds turn to Somerset, Wis., the weekend of May 12-13, with the Northern Invasion now entering its fourth year. Early bird ticketing starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 10AM CT, with the festival lineup being announced Monday, Dec. 11. Keep it locked here for details.
Rock on the Range, which has become one of the biggest concert events of the year, will return to MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, Ohio for three nights May 18-20. Early bird ticketing starts Wednesday Nov. 8 at 10AM ET, while the lineup will be announced on Monday, Nov. 27. All essential Rock on the Range details can be found here.
Rocklahoma will close out the World’s Loudest Month May 25-27 at the Catch the Fever Festival Grounds in Pryor, Okla. Ticket renewals will be available starting Monday, Nov. 6 at 8:30AM CT, while the lineup is being announced Dec. 11. Keep up to date on Rocklahoma at the festival website.
As for the Bud Light River City Rockfest, while it has been part of the World’s Loudest Month in the past, the San Antonio-based festival is moving to a later date for 2017. The sixth annual event will take place at the AT&T Center and while late summer appears to be the target period for organizers, an official festival date, ticketing details and lineup information is not expected to be announced until early next year. Set your alerts and keep an eye out here.
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