Foo Fighters, KISS & Avenged Sevenfold Headline Sonic Temple 


The lineup is here for the return of Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival, topped by Foo Fighters, KISS and Avenged Sevenfold. Following a three-year hiatus, the Danny Wimmer Presents festival will be back at Historic Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio, Memorial Day Weekend May 25-28.

The lineup also boasts Godsmack, Rob Zombie, Queens of the Stone Age, Deftones, Falling In Reverse, Chevelle, Puscifer,  Beartooth, I Prevail, Jawbreaker, Sublime with Rome, Bullet For My Valentine, The Pretty Reckless,  Pennywise, Trivium, Black Veil Brides and many more.

“It’s great to be coming back to Columbus,” Danny Wimmer, Founder of Danny Wimmer Presents, said in a statement. “Foo  Fighters, Tool, Avenged Sevenfold, KISS plus 75 more, it’s our biggest lineup ever! There is so much history at Historic Crew Stadium, it truly is the heartbeat of rock for many of us…the excitement surrounding the return  of Sonic Temple is unparalleled!”

Jose “Metal Ambassador” Mangin will play host at the festival with on-stage appearances and fan meet and greets. Sonic Temple also features creative  elements designed by celebrated artist Shepard Fairey.

An exclusive ticket presale for festival email subscribers begins Wednesday, Jan.11 at 10 a.m.  ET. Festival pass choices – available as weekend or single-day passes – include Field GA,  Field VIP and Stadium GA, along with the new Stadium VIP and the Columbus Owner’s Club (4-day pass) options. Onsite parking, hotel packages and weekend RV camping passes will also go on sale Jan. 11. 

Passes start as low as $109.99 plus fees, with layaway payments available for only $10 down as well as “buy now pay later” via ShopPay.

Any remaining passes, parking, hotel packages and camping passes will be available for purchase during the general onsale that starts Friday, Jan. 13 at 12 p.m. ET.

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Additional DWP events in 2023 will include Aftershock  Festival, Bourbon & Beyond, GoldenSky Country Music Festival, Inkcarceration Music & Tattoo Festival, Louder Than Life and Welcome To Rockville.