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MINOT, NORTH DAKOTA (October 7, 2009) - The Thunder is coming! Thunder Mountain Rockfest will host bands from the 70s, 80, 90s and today for three days of rock n' roll hysteria in North Dakota - and you're invited to the party! Thunder Mountain Rockfest will take place July 8,9,10 just 14 miles southwest of Minot, North Dakota off Highway 52 at the Rock Dakota Ranch. Visit for more information.

Thunder Mountain Rockfest is special because acts will be grouped together by decade. The fest opens on Thursday, July 8 with 70s day, featuring Foghat, Blood Sweat & Tears, Chuck Negron of Three Dog Night, The Guess Who and another band still to be announced! On Friday, July 9, bands from the 80s will hit the main stage, including Kix and Night Ranger. In total, 12 acts will play the main stage over the course of the festival. Twenty national acts will play a second stage. On Wednesday, July 7, promoters will host a special pre-party featuring bands on the second stage plus other special activities. Visit often for new band announcements!

Tickets are available now for Thunder Mountain Rockfest! Simply visit to purchase your pass to the ultimate summer rock n' roll bash! It's easy to charge by phone! Just dial 701-757-7625. Three day passes are available at the recession-friendly price of $120 + plus tax and handling. Camping passes also available now. Pass prices vary on site selected. All campers must possess a multi-day ticket to enjoy the 24 hour fun.

Thunder Mountain Rockfest is proud to honor mother earth. Promoters encourage festival attendees to go green and limit waste. One effective way is to purchase a "TMRF Green Team Membership." For just $50, attendees receive a T-shirt, reusable mug and special discount card for use at concession stands during the run of the festival.  Most important, Green Team members help the environment by allowing the fest to utilize recycling bins, recycled products and green cleaning supplies.

Thunder Mountain Rockfest will take place at the Rock Dakota Ranch located at 13101 153rd Street in Sawyer, North Dakota. All tickets and camping passes are non-refundable. Thunder Mountain Rockfest is a rain or shine event. Event is open air. Festival and camping passes sold prior to this announcement for Bottineau, North Dakota event honored at gates.

Visit often for new band announcements, contests and other exciting news bulletins!



Reader Comments (4)

After being burned for over $1000 by Rock Gone Wild is anyone really going to buy tickets in advance??? Fool me once......
October 7, 2009 | Unregistered Commenter80's fan
I hear 'ya 80s fan. At least these tix are cheap. The pricing is in line with the crap economy.

October 7, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterAllyson
WOW. The website is not even comparable to either Rocklahoma or the now-defunct Rock Gone Wild.
If the site says anything about the event, it will be hard to pass up.
October 7, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterIrv
Intriguing to say the least...
October 8, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterDamnp78

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