LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Live Nation has announced the return of their touring Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival, which is set to hit the road in North America from August 26 through October 15.
Inaugurated in 2010, the touring music and lifestyle festival is produced by Live Nation along with CAA's John Reese and John Oakes. The show will be headlined by Avenged Sevenfold (returning for their second year),Three Days Grace, Seether and Bullet For My Valentine, and Escape The Fat on the main stage. The Best Buy Music Gear Stage will feature Sevendust, Black Tide, Art Of Dying and The Black Cloud Collective.
In addition to the hard rock lineup, the show will include a concourse midway featuring band autograph signings, vendors and other activities.
The festival will also continue their alliance with Child Find of America, a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to the prevention and resolution of child abduction. And this year, the fest is teaming up with he Road 2 Recovery Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing AMA licensed professional motocross and supercross riders with financial assistance if they sustain career-ending injuries. A portion of the proceeds from the ticket sales for the festival will go to support these two charities.
The Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival has an extensive list of sponsors, including Rockstar Energy Drink, Best Buy Music Gear, Ernie Ball, Guitar Player Magazine, Schechter Guitars, Jägermeister Canada, KICKER Performance Audio, Zippo, Vertical-Xtreme, Fearless Music, NoCover.com and No Cover Event Guide, and others. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers