The Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival shakes up North America with headliner Avenged Sevenfold beginning on the East Coast during the last week of August.
Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival, Jiffy Lube Live Pavillion, Bristow, Va.
August 31, 2010
Along with Avenged Sevenfold, the mainstage lineup also features Three Days Grace, Seether, Bullet For My Valentine and Escape The Fate while the Best Buy Music Gear Stage gets loud ‘n’ nasty with headliner Sevendust plus Black Tide, Art Of Dying and The Black Cloud Collective.
Marking its second year, UPROAR is produced by concert industry vet John Reese, John Oakes and CAA in conjunction with Live Nation. Beginning in Camden, N.J., at the Susquehanna Bank Center Aug. 26, look for the tour to land at a major amphitheatre near you, including Scranton, Pa., at Toyota Pavilion Aug. 27; Mansfield, Mass., at the Comcast Center Aug. 28; Bristow, Va., near Washington, D.C., at Jiffy Lube Live Aug. 31 and Tampa at the 1-800 ASK-GARY Amphitheatre Sept. 3.
MMR-B-Q 2011, Susquehanna Bank Center, Camden, N.J.
May 22, 2011
Other markets include Biloxi (Sept. 4); Houston (Sept. 5); Buffalo (Sept. 10); Hartford (Sept. 11); Toronto (Sept. 14); Pittsburgh (Sept. 16); Indianapolis (Sept. 17); Cleveland (Sept. 21); Omaha (Sept. 23); Kansas City (Sept. 24) and San Diego (Oct. 9) with more dates to be announced shortly.
Omaha is on sale now. Scranton and Biloxi go up June 17; Indianapolis and Kansas City June 18; Camden, Bristow, Tampa, Houston, Buffalo, Toronto, Pittsburgh and Cleveland June 24; San Diego June 25; and Mansfield and Hartford June 30.
A portion of each ticket sale will benefit Child Find Of America and the Road 2 Recovery Foundation. For more information on everything in the Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR universe, click here for the festival’s website.
Rams Head Live!, Baltimore, Md.
April 13, 2011
For an in-depth look at how these massive, multi-band tours come to life, check out Pollstar’s 2010 interview with Uproar’s John Reese where he described how these outings are put together and the business behind the dates, including how ticket prices are established. Just click here.