The second annual Rock Carnival will take place on September 30, October 1 and October 2 in Lakewood, New Jersey at First Energy Park, home of the Lakewood Blue Claws. As with its inaugural year, which drew a staggering 50,000+ attendees, the second annual Rock Carnival will feature classic carnival rides and entertainment, the most delicious food truck offerings, high-action professional wrestling, beer gardens pouring the tastiest of brews, and of course... the best in local, national and international rock and heavy metal music performances! This year will introduce a "Classic Rewind" Friday Night concert, featuring some special performances from 2015 performers, returning to the event they loved.
Three-day general admission and reserved seat weekend packages for this year's Rock Carnival go on sale Friday, May 13 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern time. Three-day "Early Bird" general admission passes start at $95.90 and weekend reserved seat tickets start at $119.99. Get your tickets via TicketFly.
Skyboxes, reserved seats, daily general admission and VIP experiences (presented by SoundRink) will be available on June 7.
The first wave of Rock Carnival live music entertainment to be announced is topped by single-day headliners TWISTED SISTER, whose performance will mark their official farewell show for the U.S. northeast.
TWISTED SISTER guitarist Jay Jay French states: "As 2016 marks the end of our live performing career, TWISTED SISTER is looking forward to returning to the Tri-State NYC area for the final time to the Rock Carnival at First Energy Park in Lakewood, New Jersey on October 1, 2016. In celebrating our 40th anniversary and our farewell to live performing, we are bringing our '40 & F*ck It' worldwide farewell tour one last time to the area that created us!"
Also scheduled to appear:
TEXAS HIPPIE COALITION
FOUR BY FATE
Rock Carnival producer John D'Esposito says: "This year's lineup far exceeds our expectations." He adds, "The incredible new layout, amenities and resources are sure to enhance the Carnival experience for our fans and their families."
For more information, visit therockcarnival.com.