LINEUP ANNOUNCED FOR 25TH YEAR OF
AMERICA’S BIGGEST ONE DAY MUSIC FESTIVAL
SATURDAY, JUNE 3, 2017 AT NEW HOME,
KANSAS SPEEDWAY IN KANSAS CITY, KANSAS
GODSMACK, SAMMY HAGAR AND VOLBEAT HEADLINE
A NON-STOP DAY OF ROCK ON TWO MAIN STAGES
A massive music lineup has been announced for the 25th Anniversary of Rockfest, Saturday June 3, 2017 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, KS. Godsmack, Sammy Hagar and Volbeat lead the the way for the biggest one-day music festival in America.
The full 2017 Rockfest band lineup is as follows: Godsmack, Sammy Hagar & The Circle, Volbeat, Halestorm, RATT (featuring Stephen Pearcy, Warren DeMartini, Juan Crocuier & Carlos Cavazo), Collective Soul, Buckcherry, P.O.D., Zakk Sabbath, Cinderella’s Tom Keifer, Blackberry Smoke, Crobot, Candlebox, Sidewise and One Less Reason.
In addition to the amazing line-up, Rockfest is excited to announce their new home at Kansas Speedway. With the relocation, Rockfest is able to add amenities that will bring the Rockfest experience to the next level, including the addition of a second main stage to the festival!
“The staff of 98.9 The Rock is very thankful to our listeners for the decades of support that has made the 25th Anniversary of Rockfest possible. We are excited to enhance the listener experience with our move to Kansas Speedway! This move allows us to schedule Rockfest in the warmer weather found in later spring, provides convenient parking, real facilities, a bigger footprint for the festival, and little chance of a ‘Mudfest’ repeat!” — Bob Edwards, executive producer of Rockfest.
Those looking for an elevated VIP festival experience are invited to purchase VIP tickets, brand new to Rockfest in 2017. A limited number of VIP tickets will be available and will include Premier Parking, an exclusive VIP festival entrance, and access to the new centrally located VIP Lounge. The VIP Lounge amenities include: shade, seating areas, premium food and beverage for purchase, exclusive festival merchandise area, VIP only restrooms and preferred viewing areas.
In addition to GA and VIP tickets, Rockfest is also offering a small number of hotel packages. Those wishing to lodge nearby can buy a package that includes 2 or 4 tickets (GA or VIP), festival shirts, and a double or King hotel room. All hotel packages include shuttle service to and from the hotel to the festival.
An exclusive Rockaholic presale will begin starting today at Noon at www.RockfestKC.com for all ticket types. For more information and to get access, become a Rockaholic at www.989therock.com. Tickets will be specially priced during the presale period, with a price increase occurring when tickets go onsale to the public this Saturday at 10:00 am.
Rockfest is supported by our wonderful sponsors: Bud Light, Monster Energy, Worth Harley-Davidson and Cosentino’s Family Food Stores. These partners, along with many others, will feature interactive experiences, artist meet & greets, and other unique fan engagement opportunities throughout the festival.
Rockfest is produced by KQRC and AEG Live, 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 during six consecutive weekends in April, May and June of 2017.