With Warped Tour ending their cross country run last year, many people have wondered who would fill the void of a massive summer trek. Fortunately, Sad Summer Festival will deliver big time with some of your favorite bands.
Today, dates and bands for the inaugural Sad Summer Festival were finally revealed. Kicking off on July 5, the trek will make its way to Orlando's Amphitheater at the Central Florida Fairgrounds on July 10, Philadelphia's Skyline Stage at the Mann on July 13, and Denver's Sculpture Park on July 27, and Anaheim's City National Grove on Aug. 3.
The roster for this tour features some of the biggest names in the emo and pop punk circuits. State Champs, Mayday Parade, Mom Jeans, Just Friends, Stand Atlantic, and L.I.F.T. will appear on every single date. The Maine will appear on every date except for Minnesota while The Wonder Years won't appear on the Texas, New Jersey, Michigan, Colorado and California dates
On select dates, Forever The Sickest Kids (Texas), Set It Off (Florida), Every Avenue (Michigan), Four Year Strong (Massachusetts), and Emo Nite (Colorado) will join the fun.
Tickets for the Orlando, Philadelphia, and Denver shows go on sale this Friday (March 22) at 10 a.m. EST. Tickets for the Anaheim show go on sale Friday, April 5 at 10 a.m. PDT. Pre-sale tickets are available on their website right now with the code "sad".
Sad Summer Festival tour dates
July 5 –Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey Live! (no The Wonder Years) (w/Forever The Sickest Kids)
July 6 – Houston, TX – White Oak Music Hall (no The Wonder Years) (w/Forever The Sickest Kids)
July 8 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade (Mayday Parade, State Champs, Stand Atlantic, L.I.F.T.)
July 9 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade (The Maine, The Wonder Years, Mom Jeans, Just Friends)
July 10 –Orlando, FL – Orlando Amphitheater (w/Set It Off) (Tickets)
July 12 – Baltimore, MD – MECU Pavilion
July 13 –Philadelphia, PA – Skyline Stage at The Mann Center (Tickets)
July 14 – Worcester, MA – The Palladium Outdoors (w/Four Year Strong)
July 16 – New York, NY – Pier 17
July 17 – Asbury Park, NJ – Stone Pony Summer Stage (no The Wonder Years)
July 19 – Pittsburgh, PA – StageAE
July 20 – Columbus, OH – Express Live! Outdoor
July 21 – Pontiac, MI – Crofoot Festival Grounds (no The Wonder Years)
July 23 – Milwaukee, WI – Eagles Ballroom
July 24 – Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom
July 25 – Minneapolis, MN – Myth Live (no The Maine)
July 27 – Denver, CO – Sculpture Park (no The Wonder Years) (w/Emo Nite) (Tickets)
Aug. 3 – Anaheim, CA – City National Grove Outdoors (no The Wonder Years) (Tickets)