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Single Day Tickets Now Available for Rock in Rio USA

April 10, 2015 by  

Single Day Tickets Now Available for Rock in Rio USA
Rock in Rio USA
has announced the availability of single day general admission tickets for the upcoming festival taking place May 8-9, 15-16 in Las Vegas (Pictured: Taylor Swift – Photo: © Erik Kabik / www.erikkabik.com)

Starting today, single day general admission tickets will be available for $169 for each date at rockinrio.com/tickets, while supplies last. Rock in Rio, the legendary music festival celebrating its 30th anniversary worldwide, will make its U.S. debut by welcoming full-set performances from some of the biggest names in music including Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Metallica, Linkin Park, No Doubt, Maná, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and Jessie J, among others.

Rock in Rio USA: Complete Lineup

Rock in Rio will take over the Las Vegas Strip on May 8-9, 15-16. The first weekend, dedicated to rock music, will feature No Doubt, Metallica, Linkin Park, Maná, The Pretty Reckless, and Hollywood Undead on the Main Stage. Mercedes Benz Evolution Stage performers for the first weekend include Foster the People, Deftones, Sepultura (featuring Steve Vai), Gary Clark Jr, Bleachers, Coheed and Cambria, Saints of Valory, Smallpools and Of Mice & Men.

The second weekend, May 15-16, will feature a pop-centric lineup with the Main Stage welcoming Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Echosmith, Empire of the Sun and Ivete Sangalo. The Mercedes Benz Evolution Stage lineup for the second weekend includes Jessie J, John Legend, Charli XCX, Joss Stone, Tove Lo, Magic, James Bay, Mikky Ekko and Big Sean.

Performances on the Main Stage and Mercedes Benz Evolution Stage will alternate timing, allowing audiences to see every performance on the lineup.

May 8

  • Main Stage: No Doubt, Maná, The Pretty Reckless, Smallpools
  • Mercedes Benz Evolution Stage: Foster the People, Gary Clark Jr, Bleachers, Saints of Valory
  • Electronic Stage: AN21, Ftampa, Wax Motif, MVTH
  • Rock Street Brazil: Spock Frevo Orquestra, Pepeu Gomes, Leo Gandelman
  • Rock Street USA: DJ Druskee & MC Myron Marten, Academy of Villains, Rock in Rio Dance Crew
  • Rock Street UK: Stones the Beetles, Terra Celta

May 9

  • Main Stage: Metallica, Linkin Park, Rise Against, Hollywood Undead
  • Mercedes Benz Evolution Stage: Deftones, Sepultura (feat. Steve Vai), Coheed and Cambria, Of Mice & Men
  • Electronic Stage: Caked Up, Gaslamp Killer, Felguk, Alok
  • Rock Street Brazil: Spock Frevo Orquestra, Pepeu Gomes, Leo Gandelman
  • Rock Street USA: DJ Druskee & MC Myron Marten, Academy of Villains, Rock in Rio Dance Crew
  • Rock Street UK: Stones the Beetles, Terra Celta

May 15

  • Main Stage: Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Echosmith, Ivete Sangalo
  • Mercedes Benz Evolution Stage: Jessie J, Charli XCX, Tove Lo, James Bay
  • Electronic Stage: Whitney Fierce, Jeniluv, Valida, Heidi Lawden
  • Rock Street Brazil: Simoninha Feat. Toni Garrido, Marcos Valle, BossaCucaNova
  • Rock Street USA: DJ Druskee & MC Myron Marten, Rock in Rio Dance Crew
  • Rock Street UK: Stones the Beetles, Terra Celta

May 16

  • Main Stage: Bruno Mars, Sam Smith, Empire of the Sun, Big Sean
  • Mercedes Benz Evolution Stage: John Legend, Joss Stone, Magic, Mikky Ekko
  • Electronic Stage: Behrouz, Renato Ratier, Uner, Dj Vibe
  • Rock Street Brazil: Simoninha Feat. Toni Garrido, Marcos Valle, BossaCucaNova
  • Rock Street USA: DJ Druskee & MC Myron Marten, Rock in Rio Dance Crew
  • Rock Street UK: Stones the Beetles, Terra Celta

The City of Rock in Las Vegas will also feature three Rock Streets ­ themed streets that will welcome attendees to experience an entirely new and exciting kind of music festival, and to enjoy the eclectic cultures of the U.S., the UK and Brazil.

Each street has 20 houses filled with shops and restaurants, along with a stage where bands and artists will perform throughout the day. Street artists and performers will also transform the street into their own stage, interacting and connecting with the audience in an intimate environment. Rock Street will open daily at 3 PM, with concerts and performances taking place until 1:30 AM when doors close.

The City of Rock, an open-air concert venue, will be located on The Strip near the corner of Sahara Avenue and spread out over 40 acres. With a capacity of 85,000 people per day, the venue will also include a ferris wheel and a 64 foot high zip line that stretches 600 feet across in front of the Main Stage, which is 262 feet long. The venue also includes a VIP area that can accommodate up to 4,000 people, featuring air conditioning, an all-inclusive buffet, an open bar (certain premium liquors available for additional purchase) and a unique view of the City of Rock.

Doors for the City of Rock open at 3pm and close at 1:30 AM; the Sunset Stage and the three Rock Streets start their performances at 3:30 PM and the Main Stage opens at 5:30 PM.

Tickets for the upcoming Rock in Rio USA festival in Las Vegas in May are on sale at rockinrio.com/tickets with general admission weekend passes available for $298, single day general admission passes available for $169 (while supplies last) and single day VIP passes available for $498. VIP tickets for May 9 and May 16 have already sold out.

To secure your spot for Rock in Rio USA, visit rockinrio.com/tickets and choose your preferred section (General Admission or VIP), customers in the USA and Canada will have their wristbands shipped to them and international customers will pick-up their passes at will call. Wristbands will be shipped beginning in April 2015. Inside the venue, all purchases, concessions and merchandise, will be cashless using RFID wristband technology.

General admission and VIP passes provide access to more than 10 hours of music and entertainment each day, as well as all attractions inside the venue. Re-entry is allowed once each day ­ wristbands must be scannedd upon exit at the gate in order to re-enter that same day. In addition to general venue access, VIP ticket buyers will also have access to the VIP area, an air-conditioned tent with an all-inclusive buffet and open bar (certain premium liquors available for additional purchase).

Rock in Rio USA Festival is open to All Ages; Children 16 and under are required to be accompanied by parent or guardian to enter the venue.

For more information, visit www.RockinRio.com. Get the latest updates via Rock in Rio’s Facebook page (Facebook.com/RockInRioUSA) and Twitter feed (Twitter.com/rockinriousa).

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