HARTFORD, CT (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — The Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival and tour headliners Avenged Sevenfold are working with The Rock 106.9 WCCC in Hartford, CT to raise funds in remembrance of the tenth anniversary of 9/11.
The festival and Avenged Sevenfold will make a dollar for dollar match of all donations up to $10,000 made through The Rock 106.9 WCCC from now through September 11, 2011 to support foundations that have assisted firefighters, police officers and their families.
At the September 11 Uproar Festival at Comcast Theatre in Hartford, CT, checks will be presented to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.
Along with headliner Avenged Sevenfold the following main stage artists will perform: Three Days Grace, Seether, Bullet For My Valentine and Escape The Fate. The North American touring music and lifestyle festival also includes headliners Sevendust, as well as Black Tide, Art Of Dying and Hell Or Highwater.
The all-day Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival launched August 26 in Camden, NJ and wraps October 14 in San Francisco, CA.
Sat 9/3 – Tampa, FL – 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre
Sun 9/4 – Biloxi, MS – Mississippi Coast Coliseum
Mon 9/5 – Houston, TX – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Fri 9/9 – Detroit, MI – DTE Energy Music Centre
Sat 9/10 – Buffalo, NY – Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
Sun 9/11 – Hartford, CT – Comcast Theatre
Tue 9/13 – Montreal, QC – Parc Jean Drapeau **
Wed 9/14 – Toronto, ON – Molson Canadian Amphitheatre **
Fri 9/16 – Pittsburgh, PA – First Niagara Pavilion
Sat 9/17 – Indianapolis, IN – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Sun 9/18 – Chicago, IL – First Midwest Bank Pavilion
Tue 9/20 – Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena
Wed 9/21 – Cleveland, OH – Blossom Music Center
Fri 9/23 – Omaha, NE – WestFair Amphitheater *
Sat 9/24 – Kansas City, MO – Sandstone Amphitheater
Sun 9/25 – St. Louis, MO – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Wed 9/28 – Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome ***
Thur 9/29 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place ***
Sat 10/1 – Seattle, WA – White River Amphitheatre
Sun 10/2 – Spokane, WA – Spokane Arena
Tue 10/4 – Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheater
Wed 10/5 – Denver, CO – Comfort Dental Amphitheater
Fri 10/7 – Albuquerque, NM – Hard Rock Pavilion
Sat 10/8 – Phoenix, AZ – Ashley Furniture HomeStore Pavilion
Sun 10/9 – San Diego, CA – Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre
Thur 10/13 – Sacramento, CA – Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Fri 10/14 – San Francisco, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
* Seether will not be performing at this show
** Protest The Hero will headline the festival stage; Sevendust will not be performing
*** Fozzy will headline the festival stage; Sevendust will not be performing
— Crystal Lynn Huntoon