Inaugural Upheaval Festival Moved to 2021 [Update]
Update: Earlier this year, the inaugural Upheaval Festival was announced, with Disturbed and Staind revealed as the headliners. Now, according to Disturbed, the festival has been moved to July 16 and 17, 2021. The two bands remain in the headline spot, but the rest of the lineup remains "to be announced." A statement from the festival organizers can be read below. All tickets will be honored for the new date. Get additional ticketing info here.
U.S. festival season primarily takes place in late spring and early fall for many rock and metal acts, but there are a number of summer events where some of rock and metal's finest gather. The latest addition to the summer festival schedule is the inaugural Upheaval Festival, which kicks off July 17 and 18 at Belknap Park in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Staind will headline opening night it up on Friday (July 17), but not before Chevelle, Avatar, Gemini Syndrome, Joyous Wolf, Stitched Up Heart, The Legal Immigrants, Assume Nothing and Deadlight Holiday provide fans with a full day of rocking.
Disturbed will close the Saturday (July 18) bill, with sets from Skillet, Hellyeah, Like a Storm, Blacktop Mojo, Royal Bliss, Heartsick, Vestigal and Blue Felix also occurring throughout the day.
Those attending can also check out the Colours Couture Tattoos and Art Show.
2020 U.S. Festivals