2017 Vans Warped Tour®, Presented by Journeys® Lineup To Be Revealed March 22
2017 Vans Warped Tour®, Presented by Journeys® Lineup To Be Revealed via Live Webcast From the Campus Of Full Sail University on March 22 at 6PM EST
Event To Feature Live Performances From A Selection Of Artists on This Summer’s Tour; Tickets For All Shows On Sale March 22 at 10am local time
Los Angeles, CA, and Winter Park, FL, March 2, 2017 – The entire lineup for 2017’s Vans Warped Tour, presented by Journeys, will be unveiled via a LIVE webcast, direct from Full Sail Live, the state-of-the-art performance venue on the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL on Wednesday, March 22nd at 6pm EST.
The webcast will feature live performances from a selection of artists performing on this summer’s tour. Fans can tune into the webcast on March 22nd, via vanswarpedtour.com.
A limited number of free tickets to the announcement event will be made available to the public. Space is limited, and will be available on a first come, first served basis. If you are in the Central Florida area and are interested in learning how to attend the event in person, visit www.FullSailBlog.com/VWT.
“For the second year in a row Full Sail is honored to host the Vans Warped Tour Lineup Announcement on our campus,” said Full Sail University’s VP of Alumni Relations/Event Producer, Jay Noble. “This event provides select students with the opportunity to participate in production roles allowing them to gain experience alongside artists that will be performing during the largest traveling music festival in the United States – Vans Warped Tour. Full Sail’s relationship with the Vans Warped Tour has led to numerous internship opportunities for our graduates over the years and we look forward to more incredible experiences at the Warped Tour in 2017.”
Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman added, “The entire team at Full Sail University was amazing to work with for the [artist announcement] event last year, so we are honored that they wanted to host the event again. After 22 years on the road, it’s great to have partners like Full Sail University that believe in the tour, its message, and its success.”
Tickets for this year’s tour will go on sale on March 22nd at 10am local time at vanswarpedtour.com.
As a bonus for early ticket buyers, the first 500 tickets sold for each show will be at the lowest price available and will include a digital download of the Official Vans Warped Tour 50-song compilation.
The 41-date tour will commence June 16 in Seattle, WA and end on August 6 in Pomona, CA.
Now in its 23rd year, the Vans Warped Tour is the largest traveling music festival in the United States, and the longest-running touring music festival in North America. Originally conceived by founder Lyman in 1995 as an eclectic alternative rock festival, with a focus on punk rock, over the years the tour has grown to include a multitude of genres, including metal, hip hop, reggae, pop and more.
Tickets on sale at 10am local time on Wednesday March 22nd at vanswarpedtour.com
About Vans Warped Tour:
The Vans Warped Tour, presented by Journeys, is well known as America’s longest running touring music festival of the summer. Since 1995, the tour has been a showcase for both established and up and coming talent, across a wide range of eclectic sub-genres.
The tour has also cemented its place in history by bringing alternative rock and skate culture from the underground to the forefront of global youth culture, while at the same time helping those in need through non-profit and eco initiatives.
Alternative Press readers voted the Vans Warped Tour as the “Best Tour/Festival” and Rolling Stone called it “America’s Most Successful Festival”. Now in its 23rd year, the 41-date tour will commence June 16th in Seattle, WA and end on August 6th in Pomona, CA.
About Full Sail University:
Full Sail University is an award-winning educational leader for those pursuing careers in the entertainment and media industry. Founded in 1979, Full Sail has been recognized as one of the 2016 “Top 25 Graduate & Undergraduate Schools to Study Game Design” by The Princeton Review, one of the Best Music Programs by Rolling Stone Magazine, and one of the Best Film Programs by UNleashed Magazine. Full Sail was named the 2016 “School/College of the Year” by the Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges, received the “21st Century Best Practices in Distance Learning Award” from the United States Distance Learning Association, and was recognized as one of the Top 100 Social Media Colleges by Studentadvisor.com.
Full Sail University is a Graduate and Undergraduate degree-granting institution offering on-campus and online degree programs in areas related to Art & Design, Business, Film & Television, Games, Media & Communications, Music & Recording, Sports, and Web & Technology. Full Sail graduate credits include work on OSCAR®, Emmy®, GRAMMY®, ADDY®, MTV Video Music Award, and Video Game Award nominated and winning projects.