If you're attending - or planning to attend - the Midwest Rockfest, take note. The fest has just announced many more bands and also added an extra day of fun. Band additions include Fuel, Nelson, Black and Blue, Jetboy, Bang Tango and XYZ. This fest also has a lake and hot air balloon rides which sounds like a lot of fun. In the coming days, I'll bring you my chat with Midwest Rockfest promoter Tommy Shelton. Here's the official release:
Wichita, Kansas (April 08, 2010) - DEA Entertainment Group, LLC is proud to announce the addition of Fuel, Nelson, Black n' Blue, Jetboy, Bang Tango and XYZ, to its Midwest Rockfest line-up! The Festival is slated for July 22-24, 2010 at the beautiful Lake Afton, in Wichita, Kansas.
Midwest Rockfest is excited to announce the addition of a third rock n' fun filled day at the lake! The Festival will kick off Thursday night, July 22nd. Bands and special guests and events for Thursday will be announced in the coming weeks.
Midwest Rockfest fans are reminded that they can camp at the lake for the whole week, at no additional charge, with their festival camping passes. Come swim, fish and boat for the first part of the week as Lake Afton turns into the Rock N' Roll party of the summer.
One day General Admission passes will go on sale April 9th at $45.00 including taxes., Pick your day to come out and play!! 3-day General Admission passes are on sale now for $75.00, including taxes and parking. VIP and very limited number of Platinum Passes are also available for purchase. Check the website at www.midwestrockfest.com or call the office at (877)-442-3301 for up to date information and to purchase tickets.
The Midwest Rockfest Line-up so far is as follows:
Thursday, July 22nd: Bands will be announced in the upcoming weeks.
Friday, July 23rd: Fire up the boats and rock the docks as modern rock meets the father of rock!! Styx, Fuel, Nelson, Pop Evil, Texas Hippie Coalition, and more to be announced.
Saturday, July 24th: Shake & Bake at the Lake, as these 80's legends Glam up Lake Afton. Twisted Sister, Winger, KIX, Y&T, Black n' Blue, Jetboy, Bang Tango, XYZ, Toxin and Archer.
While other festivals are in open fields, amphitheaters or over-crowded theatres, Midwest Rockfest offers its fans over 300 acres to Camp and Rock n' Roll! With cool lake waters in your face, hot air balloon rides that allow you to check out the venue and concert area from 150 feet above the lake, Boats, Fishing and Foam Parties, Stay tuned and watch for more announcements. See you at the lake. Midwest Rockfest IS destination spot of the summer.