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Riot Fest 2021 Lineup Announced: My Chemical Romance, Circle Jerks, L7, and More!

Riot Fest 2021 lineup

Riot Fest, 2020 like every other major live event in the World has been postponed until next year – thank, of course, to the Covid-19 global pandemic. The good news however is that the Chicago based Riot Fest returns in 2021 (September 17th-19th) with a mega line up.

My Chemical Romance, Smashing Pumpkins, Run the Jewels and Pixies, are currently sitting a top of Riot Fest’s 2021 line up but other confirmed acts include:

  • Coheed and Cambria
  • Circle Jerks
  • Simple Plan
  • L7
  • Toots and the Maytals
  • Taking Back Sunday
  • Sublime with Rome
  • Dirty Heads
  • The All-American Rejects
  • New Found Glory,
  • Living Colour
  • Fishbone
  • Fucked Up
  • Boston Manor

with more to be announced!

Festival Information

  • FESTIVAL: Riot Fest Chicago
  • DATE: September 17th-19th, 2021
  • LOCATION: Chicago’s Douglas Park
  • TICKETS: Weekend passes are on sale now, starting at $US149.99, via the festival’s website.
  • 2020 TICKET HOLDERS: If you already have a 2020 tickets, or you buy a ticket in the next before July 17 2020, will get FREE admission to a Thursday Preview Party.
  • MORE INFO: https://riotfest.org/