Carolina Rebellion festival announces lineup, move
The second annual Carolina Rebellion hard rock festival, which will be held at Rockingham Speedway in Rockingham, NC May 5, announced its lineup today. Headliners include Shinedown, Korn (pictured), Evanescence, Staind, Five Finger Death Punch, Chevelle, and Slash. Volbeat, Halestorm, P.O.D., Adelita’s Way, Paper Tongues, Weaving the Fate, Redlight King, Red, New Medicine, and Ghost of August round out the bill.
The event begins Friday, May 4, with a Campground Party featuring Foxy Shazam, Lez Zeppelin (a female Led Zeppelin tribute), and One…The Only (a Metallica tribute). The festival, which is billed as a destination event within driving distance of Raleigh, Charlotte, Greensboro, and Columbia, also includes an RV and tent camping option. Camping packages include tickets to the Campground Party on Friday. Campers can arrive at 10 a.m. Friday and stay until noon Sunday.
Pre-sale tickets go on sale Wednesday, February 15 at 10 a.m. For access to those sign up on the Carolina Rebellion Facebook page or at www.CarolinaRebellion.com. A number of early bird tickets will be available for $59.50 plus fees. Public ticket sale start Friday, February 17 at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available at Ticketmaster outlets or online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.CarolinaRebellion.com.
Tickets for last summer’s inaugural Carolina Rebellion sold out well in advance. Organizers reported over 30,000 attendees.