A small amount of tickets (our last remaining tickets for 2021) just went on sale! This is the final we’re releasing for this year’s festival—so don’t wait on these.
The Riot Fest 2021 lineup is (mostly) here! Nine Inch Nails will headline in 2021—plus, more bands to be announced next week. Tickets for both 2021 and 2022 (with My Chemical Romance) are ON SALE NOW.
We’re seeking residents from North Lawndale and Douglas Park-adjacent communities to work in temporary positions during this year’s festival. Applications are now live!
We’re looking for volunteers to help keep Douglass Park beautiful, in exchange for Riot Fest tickets! Information on Community Tickets and our annual Job Fairs are also now available.
Get pumped for the return of Riot Fest with our playlist of nearly 100 songs.
The daily lineups for Riot Fest 2021 are here—plus, even more bands! Single-day tickets will go on sale today (Friday, May 21) at 12:00 p.m. CDT. We'll see you September 17–19 in Douglass Park, Chicago. UPDATE: Tickets for Riot Fest 2021 are currently SOLD OUT. But you can get 3-day passes for Riot Fest 2022, on sale
This July, you can help the homeless, get some exercise, and win Riot Fest tickets all at the same time. A Safe Haven Foundation is keeping its virtual 5K going with the 2nd Annual Global Virtual Run/Walk to End Homelessness. Everyone who signs up for the race is entered to win a pair of Riot
JUST ANNOUNCED: The Original Misfits will headline Riot Fest 2022, performing their landmark first album Walk Among Us in full for its 40th anniversary! 3-day passes for 2022 are ON SALE NOW.
All profits from RiotBrand.org sales today will be donated to KAN-WIN, an Asian-led non-profit organization that focuses on gender-based violence within Asian American communities.
Deanna Belos and the gang will play an album release show at Cobra Lounge on release day, with support from Canadian Rifle, Annabel and Foresigh; tickets are on sale now.
Glenn Burke—widely credited with inventing the high five—was the first openly gay MLB player. Author David Maraniss talked to us about his new book chronicling Burke's life.
New Descendents album alert! ‘9th & Walnut’ is out July 23, featuring the same lineup heard on ‘Milo Goes to College.’ Listen to the first single “Baby Doncha Know” now.