Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Dates Announced!



The initial tour dates have been announced for the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival featuring multi-platinum headliner Avenged Sevenfold, also featuring main stage artists Three Days Grace, Seether, Bullet For My Valentine and Escape The Fate. The touring music and lifestyle festival also includes Best Buy Music Gear Stage headliners Sevendust, as well as Black Tide, Art Of Dying and The Black Cloud Collective.


The Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival launches August 26 in Camden, NJ and will criss-cross North America before wrapping October 15 (see below for current tour dates). Additional tour dates will be announced on June 29. The all day festival will run from 2pm-11pm in most cities and tickets are affordably priced between $20 and $69.99. Tickets for several of the shows go on sale June 17 (see below for full list of on-sale dates). Early bird pre-sale ticket packages will be available. Go to and for full details and to purchase tickets.

The Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival is produced by John Reese, John Oakes and CAA in conjunction with Live Nation and will entertain fans with a full afternoon and evening of great rock bands. The festival will also include a concourse midway featuring band autograph signings, vendors and other activities.

Main stage artist Neil Sanderson of Three Days Grace notes, “In the slightest chance that the Mayan calendar is right, and the world is ending in 2012, then this could technically be the last big rock tour in the history of human existence.”

A portion of the proceeds of each Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival ticket sold will benefit Child Find of America and the Road 2 Recovery Foundation. More information on Child Find of America and the Road 2 Recovery Foundation can be found at

The current Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival tour dates are as follows. Additional dates will be announced in the coming weeks.

Date Tour Market Venue Tickets On Sale
Fri 8/26 Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center
Sat 8/27 Scranton, PA Toyota Pavilion
Sun 8/28 Boston, MA Comcast Center
Wed 8/31 Washington, DC Jiffy Lube Live
Thur 9/1 Virginia Beach, VA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
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

* Sevendust will not be performing at these shows
** Seether will not be performing at this show
***Protest The Hero will headline the second stage; Sevendust will not be performing

The Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival is made possible through the support of sponsors including Rockstar Energy Drink, Best Buy Music Gear, Ernie Ball, Guitar Player Magazine, Schechter Guitars, JΓ€germeister Canada, KICKER Performance Audio, Zippo, Vertical-Xtreme, Air Force Reserve, KRANK Amps, Army Reserves, Fearless Music, and No Cover Event Guide, and others.

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  1. Jon 15 September 2011 at 17:53 #

    Seven Dust is the best band there, they rock!! they have been out longer then any of these bands.. They should be the ones HEADLINING!!!

  2. kayla 25 August 2011 at 10:37 #

    i cant wait i wanna meeet bullet for my valentine. ahhh! best birthday present everr.

  3. kayla 25 August 2011 at 10:36 #

    i loooovee bulet for my valentine. i really wanna meet them. im going to a concert in september for my birthday. its gooan be sick XD i hope for the best πŸ™‚ im so excited can wait…

    • admin 25 August 2011 at 10:48 #

      Yep, I can’t wait to shoot BFMV! I’ve covered most of the rest but BFMV had to cancel last time they came through town.

  4. Liz Helland 15 June 2011 at 00:13 #

    Where is Minnesota on the tour dates? We need for that to be on there!!!!!

    • admin 15 June 2011 at 08:34 #

      These are only the “initial” tour dates, more to be announced so let’s keep our fingers crossed. They played MN, WI, and IL last time and none of these are here yet. And they played WI dead last so they might be keeping a similar route.

      I think they’ve improved the lineup in every way, it’s gonna kill this year!

      • Liz Helland 15 June 2011 at 23:57 #

        I went last year in Minneapolis, MN and we had a blast. My fingers are crossed for them taking the similar route as you said:) The lineup is amazing this year! I think your website is great and the pictures you take are amazing as well!!

        • admin 16 June 2011 at 00:08 #

          UPROAR and Mayhem are two of the better tours.

          Thanks a ton for the kind words, I’ve been doing this for less than a year so it’s nice to see people appreciating the effort. Spread the word, the more people who follow ConcertCapture the more opportunities I get to cover the shows.

          • Liz Helland 17 June 2011 at 00:22 #

            Your welcome. I will definitely be spreading the word!