Posts Tagged ‘riot fest chicago’

Celebrating 15 Years of Riot Fest with Festival Favorites: Taking Back Sunday

by MackenzieTempleton
The lights dimmed, silencing the thousands of voices surrounding me. Other peoples’ sweat began to mix with mine as the bodies behind me pushed forward with outstretched fists. I would have done anything for a sudden gust of Chicago wind to come swooping in. The beating hearts of 40,000 strangers tumbled ahead, breaking the barricade, […]

Riot Fest 2018 Lineup: Blink 182, Blondie, Young The Giant, & Many More!!!

by Henry Netherland
Annual punk and alternative music festival, Riot Fest is back with the first wave of their 2018 lineup. Once again, the festival will take place at, Douglas Park in Chicago, IL and will last from September 14-16. Featuring a variety of artists ranging from festival frequents, The Wonder Years, to unexpected legends, Jerry Lee Lewis, […]