Vans Warped Tour, which has announced that 2018 will be their final cross country tour, has announced the summer festival series line up. Rumors swirled in the surrounding weeks as to which bands may have been tapped for the tour’s final run. The tour’s Facebook page teased the announcement by posting an animated graphic of the tour’s iconic spread sheet of artists and performance times that is usually displayed in each city. At 6pm eastern standard time Vans Warped Tour announced that the tour will be played by artists such as Beartooth, Asking Alexandria, Sum 41, Issues, Crown The Empire, State Champs, The Used, Wage War, Simple Plan, All Time Low, and Underoath.
The multi-stage tour will set off on June 21, 2018 in Pomona, California and end on August 5th in West Palm Beach, Florida. The summer run will be after two earlier overseas shows which are slated to be in Chiba, Japan on March 31st and April 1st of this year. Warped Tour will make it’s final visit to the North Eastern Ohio area when they rock Blossom Music Center on July 18, 2018. After 24 years of hosting the run, the announcement of it’s conclusion drew feelings of nostalgia and sadness from every generation of Warped Tour fans and attendees.
Regardless of line highs or lows, surprises or snubs, Warped Tour’s last run will be a memorable one.
Be sure to visit vanswarpedtour.com for a complete list of dates and cities, as well as ticket information and VIP bundles.