FESTIVAL EXPERIENCES AND “PIG OUT VILLAGE” ANNOUNCED FOR
7TH ANNUAL MONSTER ENERGY CAROLINA REBELLION
MAY 5, 6 AND 7, 2017
AT ROCK CITY CAMPGROUNDS AT CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY
FEATURING SOUNDGARDEN, DEF LEPPARD, AVENGED SEVENFOLD AND MANY MORE
The lineup of festival experiences, as well as details for the Pig Out Village, featuring some of the best food that the Carolinas have to offer, have been announced for the 7th annual Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, May 5, 6 and 7 at Rock City Campgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC.
The Mid-Atlantic’s Biggest Rock Festival will feature three days of today’s best rock–along with legendary classic artists–playing on four stages, a world-class BBQ village, and top notch camping facilities. Soundgarden (Friday), Def Leppard (Saturday) and Avenged Sevenfold (Sunday) will headline a bill that also includes A Perfect Circle, Korn, The Offspring, The Cult, Volbeat, Mastodon, Papa Roach, Three Days Grace, Seether, Chevelle, Alter Bridge, Tesla, Pierce The Veil, The Pretty Reckless, Eagles of Death Metal, Highly Suspect, the recently added Of Mice & Men, and more.
Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion tickets are on sale now at www.CarolinaRebellion.com. Upgrades are available at checkout with weekend GA ticket purchases. A limited number of Bronze & Gold Hotel Packages, the Star Camping Package, as well as Tent & Basic RV camping packages are still available. VIP Lounge, Silver, Platinum and Diamond Hotel Packages, as well as Groupie & Roadie Camping Packages are SOLD OUT.
The daily band lineup for Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion is as follows (subject to change):
Friday, May 5: Soundgarden, A Perfect Circle, Mastodon, The Cult, Pierce The Veil, Opeth, Amon Amarth, Highly Suspect, Eagles of Death Metal, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Of Mice & Men, Gojira, Every Time I Die, Starset, Radkey, Black Map, Volumes, Dorothy, As Lions, Wage War, Mother Feather
Saturday, May 6: Def Leppard, Korn, Tesla, Chevelle, Alter Bridge, The Pretty Reckless, Sum 41, In Flames, In This Moment, Machine Gun Kelly, The Amity Affliction, All That Remains, Rival Sons, Nothing More, I Prevail, Dinosaur Pile-Up, DED, Badflower, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Royal Republic, Cover Your Tracks
Sunday: May 7: Avenged Sevenfold, The Offspring, Volbeat, Papa Roach, Seether, Three Days Grace, Skillet, Coheed and Cambria, Taking Back Sunday, Falling In Reverse, Motionless In White, Beartooth, Fozzy, KYNG, Sylar, Goodbye June, Fire From The Gods, Citizen Zero, The Charm The Fury
In addition to music, Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion will offer multiple onsite experiences, including those listed below.
Pig Out Village: Pig Out at Carolina Rebellion! Not for the faint of heart, Pig Out Village is where your taste buds go to Rock! Dig into four styles of BBQ and a smorgasbord of savory eats and sweets. Indulge in everything from custom pie cups and doughnuts to bacon flights and wood fired pizza. The 2017 Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion Pig Out Village will feature the following food selections: Up In Smoke BBQ, Master of Patties, Queen City BBQ, BBD’s Restaurant, Joe’s Doughs, Pele’s Wood Fired Pizza, Mac Attack, Angry Bird Grill, Porchetta, Ooowee BBQ, and Eat. Rock. Repeat. presents: Bacon Invasion, Pie Hard, and Nice Tots Little Philly. Look for more surprises to come!
Monster Energy: Stop by the Monster viewing deck to refuel and meet some of your favorite Carolina Rebellion artists! Monster Energy will be keeping all Rebels fueled up and ready to rock by offering free sampling on their Monster Energy viewing deck. Enjoy Monster Energy drinks from one of the best seats in the house. Make sure to check back throughout the festival for a schedule of Monster Energy’s interactive artist experiences. Most companies spend their money on ad agencies, TV commercials, radio spots and billboards to tell you how good their products are. At Monster Energy, we chose none of the above. Instead we support the scene, our bands, our athletes and our fans. We back athletes so they can make a career out of their passion. We promote concert tours, so our favorite bands can visit your hometown. We celebrate with our fans and riders by throwing parties and making the coolest events we can think of a reality.
Jack Daniel’s: “Taste of Tennessee” invites visitors to come out and tour the nation’s oldest registered distillery from outside the Jack Daniel’s Hollow. Visitors get to see (and smell) whiskey dripping slowly through charcoal and the new oak barrels used in maturing Tennessee’s finest whiskey. The Experience is open to all fans, 21 years old and up, for tours free of charge. Stop by the Jack Daniel’s Experience for interactive engagements throughout the weekend.
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Zippo: Zippo Encore will be back in action at Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion and they can be your ticket to see intimate, acoustic performances by some of your favorite bands at Zippo Sessions taking place in a secret location throughout the weekend. Visit the Zippo Encore area for details and check out their full stock of Zippo lighters, including the limited edition festival designs! Come by and spin their wheel for great prizes, enter their Zippo Custom art contest, and get your Zippo lighter filled for free.
#zippo #zippoencore #zipposessions
Bud Light: The moments spent with friends are the ones that really matter. As you’re rocking out at Carolina Rebellion, make sure you grab some cold Bud Lights. With Bud Light, you’re not just drinking beers, you’re building friendships.
Pabst Blue Ribbon: Rebels 21+ can take a break in the Pabst Blue Ribbon Chill Zone with a cold PBR! The Chill Zone will be located in center of all the action and will feature games, fun, and a place to Chill with your friends. We’re bringing the Pabst Vandalism spray painting exhibition and invite all 21+ rockers to come get their hands dirty and show off their creativity! Can’t wait to kick it all weekend long!
FYE: FYE is the ONLY place to score your favorite Carolina Rebellion artists’ latest CDs and Vinyl at the festival and even get a chance to get it signed! We will be hosting artist signings all weekend long – follow us on Facebook and Instagram for the latest signing schedules. See ya in Charlotte, Rebels!
The Music Experience: The Music Experience features all things a musician needs to ROCK OUT! The interactive exhibit features your chance to test out your inner Rock Star with guitars, basses, amps, drums, keyboards and electronic gear that are used by today’s most popular bands. After laying your hands on the hottest equipment available, you will walk away feeling like a rock star!
Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents and AEG Presents and is part of the World’s Loudest Month concert series, which features the biggest names in rock music performing in eight distinct U.S. concert atmospheres in during six consecutive weekends in April, May and June of 2017.
Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion is supported by great corporate partners including Monster Energy, Jack Daniel’s, Zippo, Bud Light, FYE, Deep Eddy Vodka, The Music Experience, Pabst Blue Ribbon, Fxck Cancer, and more.
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About AEG Presents: AEG Presents is one of the largest live music companies in the world. The company is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performances, including producing and promoting global and regional concert tours, music events and world-renowned festivals. AEG Presents operates in North America, Europe and Asia through 16 regional offices that support its tours, which include such artists as Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Kenny Chesney; produces or supports over 25 music festivals, including the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival; and owns, manages or books more than 60 clubs and theaters. AEG Presents produces more than 8,000 shows annually worldwide and conducts business under such globally renowned brands as AEG Presents, Goldenvoice, Concerts West, Messina Touring Group, Marshall Arts LTD, and Madison House Presents. www.aegpresents.com
About Danny Wimmer Presents: Since 1993, music industry veteran Danny Wimmer has been producing concerts and festivals, both large and small. In 2011, he formed Danny Wimmer Presents, which now produces several of the largest rock and alternative festivals in the U.S. By combining A-list talent with local cuisine and culture, DWP has become recognized within the industry for delivering the highest-quality entertainment experiences to fans, artists, sponsors, partners and host cities. DWP creates memorable and all-encompassing festival experiences, leaving both consumers and partners with lasting and meaningful impressions. DWP will continue to add new music festivals to its already stellar portfolio, which includes Rock On The Range, Monster Energy Aftershock Festival, Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville, Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, Louder Than Life, Monster Energy Rock Allegiance, and Chicago Open Air, among others. www.DannyWimmerPresents.com
About Monster Energy: Most companies spend their money on ad agencies, TV commercials, radio spots and billboards to tell you how good their products are. At Monster Energy, we chose none of the above. Instead we support the scene, our bands, our athletes and our fans. We back athletes so they can make a career out of their passion. We promote concert tours, so our favorite bands can visit your hometown. We celebrate with our fans and riders by throwing parties and making the coolest events we can think of a reality. www.monsterenergy.com | www.facebook.com/monsterenergy