Toronto // Chicago // Denver – We’re Coming Back!
The Lawrence Arms – June 7th, Metro
Vendors – Apply Now!
Yo La Tengo – May 1st, Concord Music Hall
Say Anything – July 11th, Concord Music Hall
Toronto // Chicago // Denver – We’re Coming Back!

Toronto // Chicago // Denver – We’re Coming Back!

Posted on 17 April 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

Riot Fest is back at it again! We’re hard at work putting together three rock & roll carnivals that will hit Toronto, Chicago, and Denver. To kick things off, we’re coming through Toronto September 6 & 7, then on to Chicago to celebrate our 10 year anniversary September 12-14, and wrapping up the party in Denver September 19-21. Continue Reading

The Lawrence Arms – June 7th, Metro

The Lawrence Arms – June 7th, Metro

Posted on 15 April 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

They helped us ring in the New Year, now they’re ready to rock our socks off again! We’re happy to welcome The Lawrence Arms to Metro this June. Continue Reading

Vendors – Apply Now!

Vendors – Apply Now!

Posted on 14 April 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

We are still accepting food, artisan, and merchant vendors for Riot Fest in Toronto (Sept. 6-7), Chicago (Sept. 12-14), and Denver (Sept. 19-21).

If you are interested in applying, please email [email protected]

Tag your favorite shops & restaurants that you would like to see at the festival HERE.

2014 Now Accepting Food Vendor Apps

Yo La Tengo – May 1st, Concord Music Hall

Yo La Tengo – May 1st, Concord Music Hall

Posted on 10 April 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

Indie rock mainstays, YO LA TENGO, are coming to Chicago this May! Continue Reading

Say Anything – July 11th, Concord Music Hall

Say Anything – July 11th, Concord Music Hall

Posted on 02 April 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

Say anything you want about them, we’re happy to welcome Say Anything back to Chicago this July.
Chicago Zombie Prom – June 20th, Bottom Lounge

Chicago Zombie Prom – June 20th, Bottom Lounge

Posted on 01 April 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

It’s no secret that we at Riot Fest love people who do cool stuff. That’s why we love our our good friends at Zombie Army Productions. This year they have given us the honor of partnering with them for the annual CHICAGO ZOMBIE PROM at Bottom Lounge. Continue Reading
Pop Evil / Escape the Fate – May 16th, Concord Music Hall

Pop Evil / Escape the Fate – May 16th, Concord Music Hall

Posted on 12 March 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

Riot Fest is teaming up with React and Silver Wrapper to bring one of the hottest tours to Chicago this May.

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Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas – May 22, Double Door

Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas – May 22, Double Door

Posted on 06 March 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

Riot Fest is teaming up with our friends at Double Door to bring you Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas this May! Continue Reading

Mephiskapheles – May 18th, Cobra Lounge

Mephiskapheles – May 18th, Cobra Lounge

Posted on 04 February 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

We are happy to welcome Riot Fest 2013 alum Mephiskapheles back to Chicago this May! Continue Reading

Mad Caddies – May 8th, Concord Music Hall

Mad Caddies – May 8th, Concord Music Hall

Posted on 28 January 2014 in HOMEPAGE-SHOW News

Bust out your dancin’ shoes, dust off those skankin’ boots, do whatever you gotta do ‘cuz the Mad Caddies are comin’ through. Continue Reading

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