Welcome to Rockville and Fort Rock 2017 Festival Lineups to Feature Soundgarden, A Perfect Circle + More
The Welcome to Rockville festival will take place the weekend of April 29 and 30 at Jacksonville’s Metropolitan Park in Florida. The Saturday bill is headlined by Soundgarden, A Perfect Circle and The Offspring. Other acts performing on Saturday include Mastodon, Coheed and Cambria, The Pretty Reckless, Pierce the Veil, In Flames, Highly Suspect, Eagles of Death Metal, All that Remains, Starset, Dinosaur Pile-Up, I Prevail, Crobot, Volumes, As Lions, Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes, Badflower, Goodbye June and The Charm The Fury.
The Sunday bill at Welcome to Rockville features Def Leppard, Chevelle and Papa Roach, with support from Alter Bridge, Seether, Three Days Grace, Amon Amarth, In This Moment, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Gojira, Motionless in White, Nothing More, Rival Sons, Beartooth, Every Time I Die, Attila, Kyng, Sylar, Fire From the Gods and Cover Your Tracks. Specially priced tickets and hotel and VIP packages will be available starting Tuesday (Dec. 6) at 12N ET. Check the Welcome to Rockville website for all ticketing info.
“Without a doubt we can’t wait to throw down with our rock and metal fans at Welcome To Rockville fest! Ever since the beginning for us, we’ve seen how absolutely amazing and rabid you guys can get in Florida! You keep us on our toes; hell yes, we’ll see you there,” says Chevelle’s Pete Loeffler. “We can’t wait to hit the stage and kick off the World’s Loudest Month in Florida at Rockville festival! See you all at the show,” adds Pierce the Veil’s Vic Fuentes, while Alter Bridge’s Myles Kennedy concludes, “We’re stoked to be kicking off the World’s Loudest Month at Rockville with Alter Bridge. It’s gonna be epic so don’t miss it!” A festival teaser video can be found above.
Meanwhile, the Fort Rock festival will take place the exact same dates, April 29 and 30, in Fort Myers, Fla., featuring many of the same bands. The Saturday bill is led by Def Leppard, Chevelle and Papa Roach, with support from Alter Bridge, Seether, Three Days Grace, In This Moment, Motionless in White, Nothing More, Beartooth and Cover Your Tracks.
The Sunday Fort Rock lineup features Soundgarden, A Perfect Circle and The Offspring with support from Mastodon, Highly Suspect, The Pretty Reckless, In Flames, Eagles of Death Metal, All That Remains, Starset, I Prevail, Dinosaur Pile-Up and Goodbye June.
“We are thrilled to return to Fort Rock — Florida crowds are some of the best in the world,” says The Offspring’s Dexter Holland. “Fort Rock festival is coming again guys! Hailing from Chicago, IL, we always look forward to heading down south to Florida to warm up, stretch our legs and hopefully still head bang our way right into, or right through your hearts! Yes indeed, we will see you soon,” adds Chevelle’s Pete Loeffler, while Alter Bridge’s Myles Kennedy concludes, “We’re stoked to be kicking off the World’s Loudest Month at Fort Rock with Alter Bridge. It’s gonna be epic so don’t miss it!”
Like Welcome to Rockville, specially priced Fort Rock tickets as well as VIP packages will go on sale Tuesday (Dec. 6) at 12N ET. Visit the Fort Rock website for ticketing details.
See the Fort Rock 2017 Festival Teaser Video
Welcome to Rockville 2017 Poster
Fort Rock 2017 Poster
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