The chaotic breed known as Slipknot has announced their first ever two day metal and hard rock destination festival on Friday, August 17th in Council Bluffs, IA at Mid America Motorplex and Saturday, August 18th in Somerset, WI/Minneapolis, MN at Somerset Amphitheater . The line up consists of Slipknot, Deftones, Lamb of God, Dethklok, Serj Tankian, Cannibal Corpse, the Dillinger Escape Plan, the Urge, Prong, Gojira and more.Aside from two stages of music, the festival will feature circus style big top tents and amusement rides, along with the Slipknot museum. The Saturday show will also feature the Ring of Fire carnival ride, with masked performers, fire breathers and stilt walkers waltzing around.
According to www.knotfest.com, the lineups for both days are as follows:
Friday, August 17th at Mid America Motorplex – Council Bluffs, IA
Lamb of God
Saturday, August 18th at Somerset Amphitheater – Somerset, WI/Minneapolis, MN
Lamb of God
Dillinger Escape Plan
Tickets for Knotfest will go on sale on Friday, June 8th at 10:00 am EDT at www.knotfest.com, Ticketmaster and the box office. All ticket and VIP options for both dates are available on the festival’s website.