North Carolina is shaping up to be the place to be on May 7, since Avenged Sevenfold, Godsmack, Three Days Grace and Stone Sour are among the dozen or so band set to invade the state for the inaugural Carolina Rebellion. The event will take place at Metrolina Expo in Charlotte, N.C. The Carolina Rebellion will offer fans throughout the mid-Atlantic region a full day of non-stop rock on three stages.

The current lineup for Carolina Rebellion is as follows: Avenged Sevenfold, Godsmack, Three Days Grace, Stone Sour, Seether, Bullet for My Valentine, Theory of a Deadman, Alter Bridge, Hinder, Skillet, Saving Abel, Halestorm, Black Stone Cherry, My Darkest Days, Cavo, Rev Theory, Pop Evil, Art of Dying and more. The festival will feature two main stages for the biggest acts in rock today, both sponsored by Monster Energy Drink.

Carolina Rebellion is offering a variety of affordable packages for fans. Tickets for the general admission festival go on sale Feb. 18 at 10 AM ET through all Ticketmaster outlets and at www.carolinarebellion.com. Tickets are available starting at $49.50 for a limited time. VIP ticket and hotel packages will also be available for purchase at this time.

The full details of the 2011 Carolina Rebellion VIP hotel and ticket packages are as follows:

SILVER PACKAGE (2 People)

-- 1 Hotel Room - 1 King Bed (Saturday, May 7, 2011)

-- 2 Carolina Rebellion General Admission Tickets

-- 2 Carolina Rebellion T-Shirts

GOLD PACKAGE (2 People)

-- 1 Hotel Room - 1 King Bed (Friday, May 6-Saturday, May 7, 2011)

-- 2 Carolina Rebellion General Admission Tickets

-- 2 Carolina Rebellion T-Shirts

PLATINUM PACKAGE (4 People)

-- 1 Hotel Room - 2 Double Beds (Friday, May 6-Saturday, May 7, 2011)

-- 4 Carolina Rebellion General Admission Tickets

-- 4 Carolina Rebellion T-Shirts

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