Riot Fest 2022 reveals the schedule, lineup, tickets, and more. The music festival, which runs for three days, will have a variety of performers. The festival will happen on September 16-18th, 2022.
This week, the official website of Riot Fest revealed the program. Its dates are Riot Fest 2022 is slated to take place between September 16-18 in the city of Chicago, Douglas Park, Illinois, USA. To see the full schedule for all three days.
History of Riot Fest
The year 2005 was the first time Riot Fest debuted in Chicago as a multi-venue event. One of the largest independently run events in the US The event was redesigned in its structure in 2012 to an open-air music event that had an emphasis on punk, rock alternative rock, and hip hop.
Mike Petryshyn and Sean McKeough created the festival, which has become a cult event for bringing back musicians. Naked Raygun, Wax, Blue Meanies, Articles of Faith, Plow United, the Jesus and Mary Chain, Chiodos, Misfits, Jawbreaker, and The Replacements. They have all played reunion concerts during the festival throughout the time.
Since 2012 the festival was every year, except for 2020 when it was moved back because of the pandemic. And the musicians’ schedules were accommodated during the 2021 festival.
Now it’s time for 2022 and lots of famous music bands and artists will play at the Riot festival.
Riot Fest 2022 Schedule, Lineups, and more
Here is the schedule for Riot Festival 2022. Check it below!
The event organizers created a unique method of revealing the program and worked with Goose Island to put the lineup. My Chemical Romance, Holy Fawn, Pale Waves, and Sincere Engineer will all perform in front of the audience on an opening day. Lagwagon, Anberlin, and Algiers will perform simultaneously.
The Lucky Boy’s Confusion, Boston Manor, Jeff Rosenstock, Bob Vylan and Placebo and Taking Back Sunday and Cloud Nothings are all scheduled for the second day.
The Walk Among Us by The Original Misfits The event’s main performance will be held on the Saturday. Yellowcard and the band, who will perform Ocean Avenue, will compete with The Misfits. Between 3:30 and 3:30 PM, there will be a crossover between Fear and Pangea, The Get Up Kids and Surfbort. Other artists are Charlotte Sands, Billy, and Thick, Mothica, The Joy Formidable, Jake Hill as well as No Trigger.
The options available to visitors at the event on Sunday are Jimmy Eat World and Jawbox, Action Bronson, Midtown and Sleater-Kinney, and Polica along with Coolio. This Sunday will be performances from Luna Kissed, Pvris, The Academy Is, Real Friends, and Lunachicks.
Riot Fest 2022 Lineups
September 16th, 2022
MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, ALKALINE TRIO, PORTUGAL. THE MAN, BLEACHERS, TAKING BACK SUNDAY, PLACEBO, DESCENDENTS, ROCKET FROM THE CRYPT, THE WONDER YEARS, JEFF ROSENSTOCK, ANBERLIN, LAGWAGON, MARKY RAMONE’S BLITZKRIEG, LUCKY BOYS CONFUSION, HOT MULLIGAN, FOXY SHAZAM, BOSTON MANOR, SINCERE ENGINEER, PALE WAVES, CLOUD NOTHINGS, LS DUNES, CAROLESDAUGHTER, DESTROY BOYS, AVIVA, BOB VYLAN, HOLY FAWN, ALGIERS, WARGASM (UK), CLIFFDIVER, SITTING ON STACY
September 17th, 2022
THE ORIGINAL MISFITS (Performing Walk Among Us), YELLOWCARD, BAUHAUS, SUNNY DAY REAL ESTATE, BAD RELIGION, YUNGBLUD, THE STORY SO FAR, THE FRONT BOTTOMS, THE MENZINGERS, ALEXISONFIRE, MOVEMENTS, JXDN, THE GET UP KIDS, GWAR, 7 SECONDS, MADBALL, FEAR, BULLY, THE JOY FORMIDABLE, TOGETHER PANGEA, POORSTACY, MANNEQUIN PUSSY, WAR ON WOMEN, MOTHICA, CHARLOTTE SANDS, JAKE HILL, BRIDGE CITY SINNERS, THICK, SKATING POLLY, NO TRIGGER, SURFBORT, CUMGIRL8
September 18th, 2022
NINE INCH NAILS, YEAH YEAH YEAHS, ICE CUBE, SLEATER-KINNEY, JIMMY EAT WORLD, THE ACADEMY IS…, ACTION BRONSON, LUNACHICKS, THE MAINE, MIDTOWN, PVRIS, JAWBOX, LESS THAN JAKE, ALICE GLASS, COOLIO, THE LINDA LINDAS, POLIÇIA, ZOLA JESUS, MOM JEANS., REAL FRIENDS, THE JULIANA THEORY, JOSH A, RENFORSHORT, JOEY VALENCE & BRAE, WEATHERS, KID SISTR, SAVE FACE, THE BOMBPOPS, TREATY OF PARIS, CONCRETE CASTLES, CHASTITY, REECE YOUNG, MOON KISSED, NIGHT SPICE
Riot Fest has also partnered with Goose Island for the third year on their Riot Fest Sucks Pale Ale beer. Riot Fest 2022 will take place on September 16-18 in Chicago Douglas Park, USA. Watch the trailer below!