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Rockfest 2017


89.7 The River 



Friday May 12th - Westfair - all ages - gates at 11a


Soundgarden: 9:30p

Papa Roach: 7:45p

The Pretty Reckless: 6:15p

Pierce The Veil: 4:50p

Sum 41: 3:30p

Dillinger Escape Plan: 2:15p

Biffy Clyro: 1p

Through Fire: 12n

Pit, Lawn or VIP Tickets available through

VIP Tickets include dinner- VIP Parking - tshirt - VIP viewing area- GA Pit access- drink tickets- and a Commemorative 3D VIP Collector's Ticket.  VIP does NOT include backstage access to meet the bands.  *DELIVERY DELAY NOTIFCATION: Ticket delivery for the 3D Collector Tickets may be delyed by approximately four (4) weeks from the on-sale date for custom printing


call to purchase at 1-800-745-3000


Rockfest 2017 - Do's, Donts' & information you need to know

1.  Parking is Free, carpool to help alleviate the traffic in and out

2.  Handicap Parking –is available in the front entrance only. 

3.  All Ages – Every “Body” through the gates must have a ticket to enter.

4.  Re-Entry NOT allowed - there are no ins and outs.  Once you are in the show you cannot go      out to your car, or leave and come back into the show without buying another ticket.

5.  Tailgating Prohibited all violators will be ticketed by local law enforcement patrolling the            grounds.

6.  ATM’s Available at each entrance and in the middle of the food court.

7.  Handicap Section –Is available on site

8.  Smoking Section – Is available on site

9.  Special Needs –Diabetic, Nursing, or other medical issues take to one of the EMS locations for storage or help.

10.  Service Dogs – Are acceptable with valid paperwork.

11.  Food –Several Food vendors on site selling burgers, pizza, bbq, nachos, hot dogs, gyros, salads, funnel cakes, snow cones, Italian sausage, meatball, Italian style chicken, pork on a bun, tacos, philly’s, chicken strips, fries, fries oreos, etc….

12.  Drinks –Soda, Water, Rita’s and Beer –Soda is Pepsi products, Beer is Budweiser products,  Straw-Ber- Rita’s, Lemon-ade-Rita’s, Water is available for purchase, FREE Water is at the top of the hill to the right of the smoking section

The following items are allowed: Blankets are allowed with Lawn Tickets!

1.  Cell Phones

2.  1 Water Bottle that is no larger than 24oz, without the cap. 

3.  Purses/Fanny Packs

4.  Bug Spray –Non Aerosol

5.  Sunscreen – Non Aerosol

6.  Rain Ponchos

The following items are NOT Allowed into this show:

1.  Backpacks – this includes draw string back packs

2.  CamelBaks

3.  Spoons

4.  Umbrellas

5.  Lawn chairs

6.  Coolers

7.  Professional cameras or Binoculars

8.  Outside food

9.  Large chains

10.  Spiked bracelets

11.  Selfie Sticks

12.   Baby Strollers

13.  Hula Hoops 

14.  Glow Sticks


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