Band performance times and the official festival Pre-Party have been announced for the third annual LOUDER THAN LIFE, October 1 & 2, 2016 at Champions Park near downtown Louisville. The annual destination festival celebrates the region’s culture and cuisine, and features award-winning bourbons and spirits, Gourmet Man Food, craft beer and some of the biggest names in rock music.
LOUDER THAN LIFE 2016 features Slipknot and Avenged Sevenfold–headlining together for the first time ever–topping a mindblowing music lineup of over 35 bands on three stages, with performances from Disturbed, Korn, Slayer, The Cult, Ghost, Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Cheap Trick, Pierce The Veil and many more.
LOUDER THAN LIFE attendees will have the chance to meet some of their favorite musicians during signings hosted by The Music Experience, FYE and Monster Energy. Check here for signing times.
The weekend gets underway on Friday, September 30 with the official LOUDER THAN LIFE Pre-Party at theFourth Street Live! entertainment complex with LOUDER THAN LIFE band Them Evils, along with some of the best local rock bands from the Louisville area. The Pre-Party is FREE and is open to the public. Look for more details to be announced soon here.
In addition, Fourth Street Live! will host official LOUDER THAN LIFE afterparties on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, with nightly specials at Fourth Street Live!’s bars and restaurants throughout the weekend.
LOUDER THAN LIFE general admission and VIP tickets, as well as hotel and camping packages, are on sale now at louderthanlifefestival.com.
|Saturday, October 1|
|Monster Energy Stage||Loudmouth Stage|
|9:40 PM||Avenged Sevenfold||8:35 PM||Slayer|
|6:45 PM||The Cult||5:50 PM||Pierce The Veil|
|5:05 PM||Anthrax||4:20 PM||Hellyeah|
|3:45 PM||Motionless In White||3:10 PM||The Amity Affliction|
|2:35 PM||I Prevail||2:00 PM||Avatar|
|1:25 PM||Neck Deep||12:50 PM||Young Guns|
|12:15 PM||Twelve Foot Ninja||11:05 AM||’68|
|7:40 PM||Cheap Trick|
|6:05 PM||Chevy Metal|
|4:10 PM||Sick Puppies|
|2:10 PM||Being As An Ocean|
|12:40 PM||Dinosaur Pile-Up|
|11:40 AM||Bishop Gunn|
|Sunday, October 2|
|Monster Energy Stage||Loudmouth Stage|
|8:35 PM||Slipknot||7:30 PM||Disturbed|
|6:25 PM||Korn||5:40 PM||Ghost|
|4:50 PM||Alter Bridge||4:05 PM||Skillet|
|3:20 PM||Sevendust||2:35 PM||Pop Evil|
|2:00 PM||Parkway Drive||1:25 PM||Trivium|
|12:50 PM||Skindred||12:15 PM||Adelitas Way|
|4:10 PM||Zakk Sabbath|
|12:15 PM||Smashing Satellites|
|11:10 AM||Them Evils|
General admission and VIP tickets, as well as hotel and camping packages, are on sale now at louderthanlifefestival.com. VIP passes include: VIP entrance lanes into venue, shaded VIP hang area with seating for dining, seated and standing viewing area of Main Stage South (left), video screens featuring live feed from main stages inside VIP hang area, upgraded Gourmet Man Food and drink selections (for additional purchase), dedicated VIP restrooms, and a commemorative LOUDER THAN LIFE 2016 laminate.
Festival attendees are also invited to the Chef Edward Lee Dinner With Shannon Gunz at the Wine Studio at 610 Magnolia Restaurant. The dinner will be held Friday, September 30 at 7:00 PM, will feature a specially created menu by Louisville’s very own celebrity chef Edward Lee, and will be hosted by SiriusXM’s Shannon Gunz. Purchase tickets here.
All LOUDER THAN LIFE camping passes include campsite space for 3 nights as well as access to campground bathrooms, showers, food and beverage concession stands, and a general store. Campers also have in and out privileges between the campground and festival grounds throughout the event. Car (tent) camping passes are $99.00 and RV camping passes are $175.00.
Produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, America’s premier production company for rock music festivals, Louisville’s LOUDER THAN LIFE features a selection of award-winning bourbons, whiskey, spirits, craft beer, and Gourmet Man Food curated personally by festival creator Danny Wimmer, along with apowerful music lineup of rock legends and breaking talent. The festival celebrates the bourbon culture and culinary heritage of this unique American city. In 2015, Louisville was #2 on the USA Today list of Best Local Food Scenes and was featured in Time Magazine’s list of America’s Best Music Scenes.
Sponsors for LOUDER THAN LIFE include Monster Energy, Jack Daniel’s, Miller Lite, f.y.e., The Music Experience, Zippo Encore, Tito’s Vodka, El Jimador Tequila, 4th Street Live, Louisville Courier Journal, Leo Weekly, Spudz Potato Chips, Vibes High-Fidelity Earplugs, Roadrunner Records, Fxck Cancer’s Dyin 2 Live, Marine’s, Take Me Home Animal Rescue, Yelp and more.