FORT ROCK FESTIVAL
PHOTOS BY KEVIN GAVIDIA
MONSTER ENERGY FORT ROCK
SELLS OUT THIRD STRAIGHT YEAR
WITH 14,000 IN ATTENDANCE
For the third straight year, tickets were sold out at Monster Energy Fort Rock, Saturday, April 25 at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, FL. With 14,000 in attendance, South Florida’s Biggest Rock Festival featured performances from Slipknot,Godsmack, Breaking Benjamin, Papa Roach, In This Moment, The Pretty Reckless, and more.
“2015’s Monster Energy Fort Rock was the biggest to date and we will continue to grow the show and bring the best artists to South Florida,” says Clay Busch, Head Of Marketing for festival producer Danny Wimmer Presents. “We cannot wait to return.”
Check out a video clip with highlights from this year’s festival here: http://bit.ly/FTR_WRAP.
Here’s some early feedback from media about Monster Energy Fort Rock:
“All of the concert goers said Fort Rock is the best of the best when it comes to rock music festivals, and no matter where they’re from, they’re already planning for next year’s concert.”
—Lisa Greenberg, Fox 4, WFTX-TV, April 25, 2015
“Thousands of rock fans melt into crowd as musicians scorch Fort Rock…The 2015 version of the all-day hard rock festival delivered on its vow from promoters at Danny Wimmer Presents to build upon last year.”
—Dave Osborn, Naples Daily News, April 26, 2015
“…I’m happy and thoroughly rocked out. Especially after that intense #Slipknot show.”
—Charles Runnells, Fort Myers News-Press (Tweet), April 25, 2015
Monster Energy Fort Rock is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents and AEG Live and is part of the World’s Loudest Month festival series kick-off. The World’s Loudest Month features the biggest names in rock music performing in eight distinct concert atmospheres across the country in April and May.
2015 sponsors for Monster Energy Fort Rock include Monster Energy, Jack Daniel’s, Jägermeister, The Crazy Dave’s Music Experience, Fxck Cancer, Zippo Encore, Revolver Magazine, Alternative Press, Loudwire, State Farm, Florida Weekly, and Marshall Headphones.
JetBlue Park is the spring training home of the 2013 World Champion Boston Red Sox, located at 11581 Daniels Parkway in Fort Myers, Florida.