Will Riot Fest 2021 happen?
[5/14/21]: Riot Fest has announced the lineup for its return to Chicago, IL’s Douglass Park on September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 2021. In addition, festival organizers got out ahead of their 2022 event by announcing confirming the same September weekend (9/16–9/18) for the festival’s 2022 event.
Where is Riot Fest 2021 held?
Douglass (Anna & Frederick) Park2021 Riot Fest / LocationDouglass Park is a part of the Chicago Park District on the West Side of Chicago, Illinois. Established in 1869 and initially named South Park, its 173 acres are in the North Lawndale community area with an official address of 1401 S. Sacramento Drive. Wikipedia
Who is playing Riot Fest 2022?
The current lineup for Riot Fest 2022 also includes Alkaline Trio, Ice Cube, Jimmy Eat World, Yungblud, Bad Religion, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Yellowcard, Portugal The Man, Bleachers, Placebo, the Descendents, Bauhaus, Sunny Day Real Estate, Sleater-Kinney, The Academy Is… and Action Bronson.
Has Riot Fest been Cancelled?
Sep 16 – Sep 18, 2022Riot Fest / Date
Who dropped out of Riot Fest 2021?
Nine Inch Nails
Nine Inch Nails announced via their social media on August 19 that they would no longer be performing at the festival, and would be cancelling all of their remaining tour dates in 2021 due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.
Is Riot Fest free?
Each year, we invite our Douglass Park neighbors to come out and enjoy Riot Fest, September 16–18, free of charge. We value community inclusion and want our neighbors to feel that Riot Fest is not only something they can take part in, but also be proud of.
Who canceled Riot Fest 2021?
Riot Fest is less than a month away, but the festival’s lineup is once again in flux due to Nine Inch Nails’ decision to cancel all of the band’s remaining 2021 performances. “When originally planned, these shows were intended to be a cathartic return to live music.
Why did Nine Inch Nails Cancel Riot Fest?
Nine Inch Nails have canceled their scheduled 2021 shows due to rising Covid-19 cases, the band announced in a statement on Thursday. “It is with great regret that we are cancelling all NIN appearances for the remainder of this year,” the band wrote.
Did Nine Inch Nails cancel Riot Fest?
Nine Inch Nails decided to cancel all their 2021 appearances in light of the ongoing COVID pandemic, meaning they’re not headlining Riot Fest 2021. The festival’s organizers have now announced that Nine Inch Nails will be replaced by Slipknot, with additional lineup announcements coming soon.
Is Riot Fest 18+?
Hell yes, you can. Riot Fest is all ages.
Who dropped out of Riot Fest?
Nine Inch Nails are the second headlined to drop off of Riot Festival’s 2021 lineup. My Chemical Romance was originally slated to play the Chicago festival this September, but decided to put off their reunion tour until 2022.
Did Nine Inch Nails Cancel Riot Fest?
Who replaced Nine Inch Nails at Riot Fest?
Slipknot replaces Nine Inch Nails on Riot Fest, Morrissey curating pre-show. Riot Fest has announced additions to their 2021 edition after Sunday headliners Nine Inch Nails cancelled all of their 2021 shows due to COVID. Slipknot will now close out the festival’s Sunday night on Sunday, September 19.
How many bands are at Riot Fest?
Summer festival season is right around the corner, and we’ve got lineup news on one of the year’s biggest events: Riot Fest is returning to Douglass Park from September 16–18 with a laundry list of more than 85 punk rock, emo and hip-hop acts (including a few who had to drop out of last year’s edition).