As the world slowly but surely returns to a post-covid normal, our gazing eyes are looking into the future about possibilities that were taken away from us during the pandemic – one of them being international travel to attend some of the MASSIVE Music Festivals thre world has to offer – and overnight one of them placed their cards face up and our intrigue is officially bursting…
Welcome to Rockville – which takes place at Daytona International Speedway in Florida – announced their four day plan of attack in May 2022 which in itself is a marathon of non-stop hard rock and metal with headliners KISS, KoRn, Guns ‘N Roses and Foo Fighters wrapping up a jam-packed festival that also features of Australian bands Parkway Drive and The Chats flying the flag for down under. The daily roster (so far) consists of:
Thursday, May 19:
KISS, Five Finger Death Punch, Papa Roach, In This Moment, Black Label Society, DOWN, Clutch, Mammoth WVH, Bad Wolves, Fuel, Ill Niño, Tetrarch, Shaman’s Harvest, Plush, Gemini Syndrome, Solence, Oxymorrons, Moodring, and more TBA…
Friday, May 20:
KORN, Breaking Benjamin, Megadeth, Seether, Skillet, Parkway Drive, Ministry, In Flames, Sevendust, Hatebreed, The Black Dahlia Murder, Don Broco, New Years Day, Stick To Your Guns, DED, Diamante, Death Tour, Archetypes Collide, and more TBA…
Saturday, May 21
Guns N’ Roses, Shinedown, Rise Against, Bush, Jerry Cantrell, Nothing More, Baroness, Dirty Honey, Alexisonfire, John 5, Sick Of It All, Saint Asonia, Agnostic Front, The Violent, Against The Current, S8NT Elektric, Afterlife, Widow7, and more TBA…
Sunday, May 22
Foo Fighters, The Smashing Pumpkins, Jane’s Addiction, Halestorm, The Pretty Reckless, The Struts, Poppy, The Hu, Spiritbox, Bones UK, The Chats, Radkey, Lilith Czar, Motor Sister, POORSTACY, Nova Twins, The Mysterines, AEIR, and more TBA…
Single day and weekend passes for Welcome To Rockville are on sale now at the website here starting from $99.50 USD* for single day and $249.99 USD* for 4-day (*plus fees).
Passes can be purchased as general admission or VIP and layaway is available for only $10.00 USD on any and all pass types, only through December 31, 2021.
Welcome To Rockville Campers get the ultimate experience, spending five days on the festival field right in the middle of all the action and with the quickest access to all the stages. Amenities include indoor restrooms and showers, in and out privileges, and a general store for supplies. A limited number of Weekend Camping Packages are available for both car and tent and RVs. Admission to the festival is not included in Weekend Camping Packages and must be purchased separately. Details here
Welcome To Rockville VIP pass holders will receive a commemorative VIP laminate and wristband, dedicated entrance lanes into the festival, entrance into VIP areas, and access to dedicated viewing areas throughout the festival. The VIP section boasts shaded hang areas with dedicated bars, comfortable furniture, audio and video streams of the main stages, a dedicated merchandise stand, dedicated locker rental with charging capabilities, air conditioned and flushable restrooms, and premium food and drink offerings (for additional purchase).
Welcome To Rockville 2021 consisted of 161,000 attendees checking out the likes of Metallica, Beartooth, Slipknot Spiritbox, Ice Nine Kills, Rob Zombie, Falling In Reverse and so much more with an at-home livestream audience of 1.2 million. The festival (along with others such as Louder Than Life, Inkcarceration and Aftershock) is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, one of the largest independent producers of destination music festivals in America and comes highly acclaimed by our US Correspondant Alison Northway.
Welcome to Rockville 2022
May 19-22, 2022 @ Daytona International Speedway, Florida
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