MORE THAN 12,000 VANS WARPED TOUR FANS TO TAKE OVER DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS EVENTS CENTER, JUNE 29
Road-closures coming to Downtown Las Vegas neighborhood in preparation for Las Vegas stop of national music festival
This Friday, June 29, more than 12,000 rock fans will take over Downtown Las Vegas Events Centerfor the Las Vegas stop of the Vans Warped Tour ‘18. As a result, a number of adjacent roads will close over the next two days in anticipation of the event.
Beginning Thursday, June 28, three Downtown Las Vegas streets will be shut down leading up to the opening of the music event, including:
3rd Street – Closed beginning Thursday, June 28th at 6 p.m.
Carson Street – Closed beginning Thursday, 28th 6 p.m.
Bridger Street – Closed beginning Thursday, June 28th 6 p.m.
All road closures will reopen Saturday, June 30 at 6 a.m.
This will mark one of the highest attendance numbers for an event for the Downtown Las Vegas venue. Fans are advised to get there early, with doors opening at 11 a.m.
For its final run, the tour will welcome back countless bands who have rocked Vans Warped Tour over the last 24 years including Reel Big Fish, Simple Plan, Four Year Strong, 3OH!3, We The Kings, The Used, Tonight Alive, Knuckle Puck, Mayday Parade, This Wild Life, Falling in Reverse, Issues, The Maine, Black Veil Brides and more. Adding to this year’s lineup are up-and-coming acts such as State Champs, Trash Boat, Don Broco, Grayscale, Waterparks, Real Friends and Movements.
The Vans Warped Tour is the largest traveling music festival in the United States and the longest-running touring music festival in North America. Originally conceived by founder Kevin Lyman in 1995 as an eclectic alternative rock festival, with a focus on punk rock, over the years the tour has grown to include a multitude of genres, including metal, hip hop, reggae, pop and more.
For more information about the upcoming show, please visit www.dlvec.com. Day of show tickets are available for purchase at the box office.
About Downtown Las Vegas Events Center:
Located at the corner of Third St. and Carson Ave. in Downtown Las Vegas, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is the ultimate entertainment destination. The 120,000-foot multipurpose space offers carefully designed layouts to create a unique and memorable experience for every curated event. Merging Vegas nostalgia with a modern touch, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is inviting to both tourists and locals and embraces the spirit of the city with an eclectic line-up, ranging from music festivals, sport viewing parties and more. The venue features a state-of-the-art stage, sound and lighting design equipment and can accommodate up to 11,000 guests. For more information, visit www.dlvec.com or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @DLVEC.
The entire lineup for 2018’s Vans Warped Tour, presented by Journeys, has been revealed via a special announcement video.
It was previously shared that this would be the final cross-country run for the tour, now in its 24th year. On the upcoming shows, founder Kevin Lyman has shared: “I truly am happy to get the chance to travel around the country one more time to thank you for your support, and bring you another best day ever.”
For its final run, the tour is thrilled to welcome back countless bands who have rocked Vans Warped Tour over the last 24 years including Reel Big Fish, Simple Plan, All Time Low, Four Year Strong, 3OH!3, Less Than Jake, Underoath, We The Kings, The Used, Tonight Alive and more. Adding to this year’s lineup are up-and-coming acts such as State Champs, Trash Boat, Don Broco, Grayscale, Waterparks, Real Friends, and Movements.
2018 Vans Warped Tour®, Presented by Journeys® Lineup Revealed
Brings Together Friends From Throughout The Years
Including Reel Big Fish, Bowling For Soup, The Used, Frank Turner,
All Time Low, Simple Plan, Taking Back Sunday, The Maine,
Waterparks, The Interrupters, ISSUES,
SUM 41, Tonight Alive, Knuckle Puck, 3OH!3, and more
Also returning this summer are the newly named Mutant Red Dawn and Mutant White Lightning stages, showcasing the best in heavy and hardcore music: Chelsea Grin, MYCHILDREN MY BRIDE, Every Time I Die, Knocked Loose, The Amity Affliction, Ice Nine Kills, etc.
The Vans Warped Tour is the largest traveling music festival in the United States, and the longest-running touring music festival in North America. Originally conceived by founder Kevin Lyman in 1995 as an eclectic alternative rock festival, with a focus on punk rock, over the years the tour has grown to include a multitude of genres, including metal, hip hop, reggae, pop and more. It remains one of the best tours to attend to discover emerging acts, to learn more about wonderful non-profits and companies who are working to make a positive impact on the world that surround them, and to meet like-minded friends.
Over the past two decades, Vans Warped Tour has built a legacy as the must attend summer festival for rock and music lovers alike. Since its start in 1995 it has provided a platform for established as well as up-and-coming artists, with past performers including blink182, No Doubt, Sublime, Beck, Katy Perry, NOFX, Limp Bizkit, Black Eyed Peas, Green Day, Eminem, Yellowcard, Bad Religion, and countless others.
In addition, the tour continues to host a wide array of amazing non-profits and educational workshops for attendees and 2018 will be launching the FEND Movement (Full Energy, No Drugs) in partnership with thePreventum Initiative. The FEND Movement empowers youth to make a stand against opioids. The FEND Movement aims to engage 50,000 young people between March and August 2018, giving them the chance to earn rewards and prizes as they increase their knowledge and change their attitudes and behaviors in relation to opioids. Youth can participate by downloading the Preventum app and on-boarding to the FEND campaign.
A Voice For The Innocent, American Red Cross, Hope For The Day, Feed Our Children Now!, Living The Dream Foundation, To Write Love on Her Arms, and truth will all be involved this summer, just to name a few. Fans can see their favorite bands as well as become educated on these causes and how they can help.
“I am very excited about the upcoming year. With it being the last tour, the non-profit presence will be as big as ever. Groups who have been out in the past will be coming out in more markets, and hopefully we will attract new non-profits,” comments Sierra Lyman. “With more non-profits coming out there will be more options for our audience to hopefully get involved before, during, and after the tour. I am hoping that this last year encourages non-profits to partner with bands and for bands to partner with non-profits on their own events and tours once this summer is over.”
The Entertainment Institute will return to the 2018 tour as well, hosting educational workshops and Q+A’s hosted by the industry’s most successful writers, artists, and photographers. More information regarding the artists conducting workshops will be available in April at http://www.thinktei.com
Also joining the tour this year as sponsors are dailyKARMA, Ernie Ball, Equal Vision Records, Full Sail University, Peta2, MusiCares, PRS Guitars, Hopeless Records, Viceland, Violent Gentlemen, Hope For The Day, and more.
“Kevin and the tour have touched so many lives through their commitment to giving back to the community,” shares dailyKARMA CEO Patricia Dao. “They’ve been doing it long before it was the cool thing to do. Our team is thrilled that dailyKARMA will be powering Warped Tour’s online fundraising efforts this year.”
Early Bird Tickets, as well as Super Fan Bundles, for this year’s tour on are sale now and can be purchased at www.vanswarpedtour.com. As a bonus for early ticket buyers, the first 500 tickets sold for each show will be at the lowest price available and will include a digital download of the Official Vans Warped Tour 50-song compilation. The cover was revealed earlier today, and features Tonight Alive’s Jenna McDougall.
General admission tickets will be available starting Thursday, March 8th.
The 38-date tour will commence June 21st in Pomona, CA and end on August 5th in West Palm, FL.
2018 Vans Warped Tour Line Up – Confirmed Performance Dates for each band and stage
Journeys Left Foot Stage
Asking Alexandria (7/22-7/28)
Bowling For Soup (7/6-7/16, 7/18-7/21)
Frank Turner (7/24-7/26)
The Interrupters (7/14, 7/15, 7/17-7/19, 7/21-7/25, 7/28-8/5)
Knuckle Puck (6/21-8/5)
Mayday Parade (6/21-8/5)
Reel Big Fish (6/21-8/5)
State Champs (6/21-8/5)
SUM 41 (7/17)
Taking Back Sunday (6/24)
This Wild Life (6/21-8/5)
Journeys Right Foot Stage
All Time Low(6/22-6/24)
Falling In Reverse (6/26-7/16)
Four Year Strong (6/21-7/29)
Less Than Jake (7/18-7/20, 7/22-7/27, 7/29-8/5)
Real Friends (6/21-8/5)
Simple Plan (6/21-8/5)
The Maine (6/21-8/5)
The Used (6/21-7/10)
We The Kings (6/21-8/5)
Mutant Red Dawn Stage
Deez Nuts (6/21-8/5)
Ice Nine Kills(6/21-8/5)
Kublai Kahn (6/21-8/5)
MYCHILDREN MYBRIDE (6/21-8/5)
Silverstein (7/17-7/20, 7/25-7/28)
The Amity Affliction (6/21-8/5)
Wage War (6/21-8/5)
Mutant White Lightning Stage
August Burns Red (7/29-8/5)
Crown The Empire (6/21-8/5)
Every Time I Die (6/21-8/5)
Hail The Sun(6/21-8/5)
Harm’s Way (6/21-7/23)
In Hearts Wake (6/21-8/5)
Knocked Loose (7/10, 7/18, 7/21, 7/24)
Motionless In White(6/21-8/5)
As It Is (6/21-8/5)
Assuming We Survive (6/21-8/5)
Chase Atlantic (6/21-7/31)
Dead Girls Academy (6/21-7/8)
Doll Skin (6/21-8/5)
Don Broco (6/21-8/5)
Palaye Royale (6/21-8/5)
Sleep On It (7/10-8/5)
Trash Boat (6/21-8/5)
With Confidence (6/21-8/5)
Full Sail Stage
Farewell Winters (6/21-8/5)
VANS WARPED TOUR DATES:
Super Fan Bundles on are sale now and can be purchased at vanswarpedtour.com
Regular general admission tickets go on sale March 8th
6.21 POMONA, CA
6.22 SAN DIEGO, CA
6.23 MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA
6.24 VENTURA, CA
6.28 PHOENIX, AZ
6.29 LAS VEGAS, NV
6.30 SALT LAKE CITY, UT
7.01 DENVER, CO
7.03 ST. LOUIS, MO
7.05 BONNER SPRINGS, KS
7.06 DALLAS, TX
7.07 SAN ANTONIO, TX
7.08 HOUSTON, TX
7.10 NASHVILLE, TN
7.12 VIRGINIA BEACH, VA
7.13 CAMDEN, NJ
7.14 HOLMDEL, NJ
7.15 HARTFORD, CT
7.16 PITTSBURGH, PA
7.17 TORONTO, ON
7.18 CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH
7.19 CINCINNATI, OH
7.20 DETROIT, MI
7.21 CHICAGO, IL
7.22 MINNEAPOLIS, MN
7.23 MILWAUKEE, WI
7.24 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
7.25 DARIEN CENTER, NY
7.26 SCRANTON, PA
7.27 MANSFIELD, MA
7.28 WANTAGH, NY
7.29 COLUMBIA, MD
7.30 CHARLOTTE, NC
7.31 ATLANTA, GA
8.02 JACKSONVILLE, FL
8.03 ORLANDO, FL
8.04 TAMPA, FL
8.05 WEST PALM BEACH, FL
About Vans Warped Tour:The Vans Warped Tour, presented by Journeys, is well known as America’s longest running touring music festival of the summer. Since 1995, the tour has been a showcase for both established and up and coming talent, across a wide range of eclectic sub-genres.
The tour has also cemented its place in history by bringing alternative rock and skate culture from the underground to the forefront of global youth culture, while at the same time helping those in need through non-profit and eco initiatives.
Alternative Press readers voted the Vans Warped Tour as the “Best Tour/Festival” and Rolling Stone called it “America’s Most Successful Festival.”
Day of show tickets available at the box office.
Tickets are available in person with no service fees at select Journeys locations and ZIA record locations in Las Vegas. Also, Tickets can also be purchased in person at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Box office. All while supplies last and check for availability.
From McCarran International Airport, head North on Swenson Street. Then turn left on East Harmon Avenue, Turn right on Paradise Road and the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will be on the left
From The Strip, The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is located 1 mile east of the Strip at the corner of Harmon Avenue and Paradise Road.
Vans Warped Tour Presented by Journeys tickets in Las Vegas at The Backyard Outdoor Events Center at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Tue, Aug 9, 2016 – 2:00PM
Falling In Reverse, Four Year Strong, Less Than Jake, New Found Glory, Reel Big Fish, Set It Off, We The Kings, Yellowcard, Waka Flocka Flame, Issues, Mayday Parade, Real Friends, Sleeping With Sirens, State Champs, The Maine, The Story So Far, Tonight Alive, The Summer Set, Crown The Empire, Every Time I Die, Ice Nine Kills, Motionless In White, The Color Morale, The Word Alive, Whitechapel, Chelsea Grin, coldrain, Cruel Hand, From Ashes To New, Gideon, In Hearts Wake, Oceans Ate Alaska, Vanna, Veil Of Maya, Emarosa, I See Stars, Knuckle Puck, Masked Intruder, ROAM, SECRETS, The Heirs, The Interrupters, Young Guns, Prof, Against The Current, Assuming We Survive, Ballyhoo!, Chunk! No, Captain Chunk!, Ghost Town, SYKES, Teenage Bottlerocket, Too Close To Touch, Waterparks, Broadside, Cane Hill, Capsize, Dash Ten, Like Pacific, More To Monroe, Mother Feather, Old Wounds, Palaye Royale, Reckless Serenade, Safe To Say, SayWeCanFly, The New Low, Wage War, With Confidence
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Jul. 24 Vans Warped Tour in Shakopee
Jul. 26 Vans Warped Tour in Milwaukee
Jul. 27 Vans Warped Tour in Bonner Springs
Jul. 28 Vans Warped Tour in Bonner Springs
Jul. 30 Vans Warped Tour in Salt Lake City
Jul. 31 Vans Warped Tour in Denver
Aug. 1 Vans Warped Tour in Albuquerque
Aug. 2 Vans Warped Tour in Scottsdale
Aug. 5 Vans Warped Tour in San Diego
Aug. 6 Vans Warped Tour in Mountain View
Aug. 7 Vans Warped Tour in Pomona
Aug. 9 Vans Warped Tour in Las Vegas
Aug. 11 Vans Warped Tour in Nampa
Aug. 12 Vans Warped Tour in Auburn
Aug. 13 Vans Warped Tour in Portland
Use the Official Vans Warped Tour iPhone and Android app to create your own unique event experience at your show. The app includes all of the Vans Warped Tour bands and shows and lets you know which bands are playing at each show. It also includes tips on how to have the most fun and stay safe at the show with Warped 101. New for 2016, get exclusive updates, content, prizes and more from Warped sponsors and partners! Make sure you enable your bluetooth and opt-in into proximity notifications before you get to the show
HOTELS FOR HOPE*:
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Rally Bus is an independent bus service that provides transportation to and from Warped shows. For complete info, pricing and more, check out the Warped Tour Bus page
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Hard Rock Cafe is located on The Strip Across from Monte Carlo. Parking is available at Showcase Parking Garage for $3 (cash only).
No outside food or beverage. No Re-Entry. No professional cameras or video. No refunds, exchanges or cancellations. Must be 21+ with valid ID for bar. Will call opens approximately an hour before doors.