UPDATE: Chevelle was recently announced to be the additional band performing during the upcoming RockWave Festival, coming to JetBlue Park Saturday, Sept. 21.
The first of a hopefully annual "96-KROCK presents Rockwave Festival" will be rocking the stage of JetBlue Park, 11500 Fenway South Drive, Fort Myers, Saturday, Sept. 21, featuring well-known, longtime alternative rock bands Jane's Addiction and Stone Temple Pilots with Chester Bennington (Linkin Park), along with performances from Filter, Anberlin, Beware of Darkness, and an opening band to be announced, performing on the Monster Main Stage. Doors open at 1 p.m.
A special discounted ticket pre-sale for the Rockwave Festival is offered between July 16 and 18 at RockwaveFest.com. During pre-sale, a limited number of discounted general admission tickets will be available for purchase for the following prices (plus fees):
Stone Temple Pilots, featuring Chester Bennington (Linkin Park). Photo by CHAPMAN BAEHLER.
-- Tuesday, July 16: $19.50
-- Wednesday, July 17: $24.99
-- Thursday, July 18: $34.99
"I'm super excited to help launch the new 96-KROCK radio station in Fort Myers, with Jane's Addiction and Stone Temple Pilots, Filter, Anberlin and one of my new favorite acts, Beware Of Darkness," said festival creator and producer Danny Wimmer of Danny Wimmer Presents, who also put on the Fort Rock Festival earlier this year, featuring The Offspring, Stone Sour, Papa Roach and others. "What a great party it's going to be to close out the summer in Fort Myers."
Regularly priced general admission and VIP tickets go on sale Friday, July 19 at 10 a.m. at RockwaveFest.com, Ticketmaster.com and at all Ticketmaster outlets. Beginning July 19, general admission tickets will be $45 (plus fees) and VIP tickets will be $89.50 (plus fees).
VIP tickets include a VIP entrance into the venue; access to a covered VIP lounge area, featuring dedicated bar, beverage and food service; viewing of main stage (seated and standing areas); seated area with shade for dining and private restroom facilities; and a VIP guest laminate.
96-KROCK presents Rockwave Festival is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents and AEG Live, part of the team that produces the massively successful Rock On The Range, Carolina Rebellion, Welcome To Rockville, and Fort Myers' own Fort Rock music festival. 96-KROCK presents Rockwave Festival is fueled by Monster Energy.
JetBlue Park is the spring training home of the Boston Red Sox. It's also the home to the Fort Rock music festival, which debuted April 14, 2013.
For more information on the show, visit RockwaveFest.com, visit Facebook.com/RockwaveFest or Twitter.com/RockwaveFest.