Music Set Times Announced for
Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival
Featuring Foo Fighters, Tool, Avenged Sevenfold & KISS,
Godsmack, Rob Zombie, Queens Of The Stone Age, Deftones, & Many More
Plus, New Details Shared For Additional On-Site Experiences,
Food & Beverage Offerings & Official Mobile App Ahead Of
Festival’s Anticipated Comeback
Memorial Day Weekend: May 25, 26, 27 & 28, 2023
At The Best Stadium In Rock,
Historic Crew Stadium In Columbus, Ohio
Limited Passes Still Available At
With just a few weeks to go until the return of Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival, independent festival producer Danny Wimmer Presents is pleased to share new details for one of the most anticipated events in the 2023 festival season. Available now are music set times, the official mobile app, additional on-site experiences and unique food and beverage offerings for one of America’s pinnacle rock festivals, held Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-28 at the Historic Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.
Returning after a three-year hiatus, Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival is the second offering in Danny Wimmer Presents’ massive 2023 festival season–The Biggest Year In Rock! In total, the season offers seven multi-day destination events with some of the most prominent and exciting names in rock and metal taking the stage.
The 2023 music lineup features headliners Foo Fighters, Tool, Avenged Sevenfold and KISS, along with top rock artists Godsmack, Rob Zombie, Queens of the Stone Age, Deftones, Falling In Reverse, Chevelle, Puscifer, Beartooth, I Prevail, Jawbreaker, Sublime with Rome, Bullet For My Valentine, The Pretty Reckless, Pennywise, Trivium, Knocked Loose and many more.
Overall, Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival features nearly 75+ music performances on three stages over four days for its biggest lineup ever, as well as partner experiences, award-winning spirits, and delicious food and beverage options. The event will also feature creative elements designed by acclaimed artist Shepard Fairey. Jose “Metal Ambassador” Mangin will host the event with on-stage appearances and fan meet and greets.
Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival has recently partnered with On Our Sleeves Movement For Children’s Mental Health. For passes sold between April 28 and May 14 (while supplies last), Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival will be directly donating back for all passes sold in Ohio. A very limited number of Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival passes are still available for purchase at www.SonicTempleFestival.com.
Attendees can create a personalized festival schedule with alerts and find all Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival details via the festival’s official mobile app presented by Lyte, which is available for download now at: www.SonicTempleFestival.com/mobileapp
The Sonic Temple music set times are as follows (subject to change) and can also be found at www.SonicTempleFestival.com/schedules
|Thursday, May 25|
|Temple Stage||Octane Stage|
|9:20 PM||Tool||8:25 PM||Bullet For My Valentine|
|7:10 PM||Godsmack||6:20 PM||Bad Omens|
|5:30 PM||Beartooth||4:50 PM||Anti-Flag|
|4:05 PM||Pennywise||3:30 PM||Joey Valence & Brae|
|2:50 PM||Fever 333||2:15 PM||Bones UK|
|1:40 PM||Miss May I||1:05 PM||Malevolence|
|12:30 PM||Oxymorrons||12:50 PM||Bastardane|
|7:10 PM||Suicidal Tendencies|
|4:15 PM||Angel Du$t|
|Friday, May 26|
|Temple Stage||Octane Stage|
|9:30 PM||Avenged Sevenfold||8:35 PM||I Prevail|
|7:30 PM||Queens Of The Stone Age||6:45 PM||Knocked Loose|
|5:50 PM||Chevelle||5:05 PM||Dorothy|
|4:20 PM||Badflower||3:45 PM||Born Of Osiris|
|3:05 PM||Black Stone Cherry||2:30 PM||Fame On Fire|
|1:55 PM||Des Rocs||1:20 PM||Dayseeker|
|7:45 PM||Sleeping With Sirens|
|1:55 PM||Mike’s Dead|
|12:45 PM||Feast For The Crows|
|Saturday, May 27|
|Temple Stage||Octane Stage|
|9:30 PM||KISS||8:35 PM||Puscifer|
|7:20 PM||Rob Zombie||6:30 PM||Avatar|
|5:35 PM||Falling In Reverse||4:50 PM||From Ashes To New|
|4:05 PM||Trivium||3:30 PM||Attila|
|2:50 PM||Rival Sons||2:15 PM||Varials|
|1:40 PM||Giovannie & The Hired Guns||1:05 PM||Tallah|
|12:30 PM||The Violent||11:55 AM||Capital Theatre|
|5:50 PM||Senses Fail|
|2:55 PM||Point North|
|1:40 PM||Dead Poet Society|
|12:35 PM||Over The Moon|
|Sunday, May 28|
|Temple Stage||Octane Stage|
|9:00 PM||Foo Fighters||8:05 PM||Sublime with Rome|
|7:00 PM||Deftones||6:20 PM||Awolnation|
|5:30 PM||Jawbreaker||4:50 PM||White Reaper|
|4:00 PM||The Pretty Reckless||3:25 PM||Ayron Jones|
|2:40 PM||Nothing More||2:05 PM||Zero 9:36|
|1:30 PM||The Bronx||12:55 PM||Bob Vylan|
|12:20 PM||Holy Wars||11:50 AM||Tigercub|
|2:50 PM||Nova Twins|
Festival doors open at 11:30 AM each day.
Attendees at Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival will have the opportunity enjoy a wide variety of on-site experiences in addition to music performances, which include pillar installations featuring art curated world renowned artists such as Shepard Fairey, Hazmat Design, Jim “Taz” Evans, Plastic Jesus, Electric Eye, Hydro74, Geoff May, Guerilla One and more, plus engaging vendor booths to check out in-between sets.
On-site beverage experiences and lounges include: Celsius Lounge and White Claw Refresh Lounge with shaded spots to recharge and refresh, BeatBox Beverages (non-carbonated, gluten-free, and resealable), Caduceus Wine Garden, featuring Caduceus Cellars and Merkin Vineyards, Craft Beer Bar, Craft Cocktail Bar, Bud Light, Jack Daniel’s (offering frozen cocktails), BrewDog (offering zesty, fruity pilsners) and The Blackened Whiskey Bar (featuring the super premium blend of straight bourbons and ryes created by the late, legendary Master Distiller Dave Pickerell and the almighty Metallica).
Visit https://SonicTempleFestival.com/art-experiences/ for a complete description of festival experiences.
Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival will feature a wide variety of food and beverage options curated by Southern Hospitality Concessions LLC, DWP’s affiliate concessionaire. Participating vendors include: BBQ Highlife, Bru Brothers Coffee, Bulgogi, Burger Boyz, Chincilla, Do Bros Food, Event Specialists, Hai Poke, Island Noodles, Japanese Flair, Pie Baby, Pizza Nova, Ponti Rossi Pizza, Pooja Cuisine, Schmidt’s Sausage Haus, and Smoke Stack’s House of BBQ.
Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, one of the largest independent producers of destination music festivals in America.
Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival is proud to thank its new and returning partners: Anheuser-Busch, Artists for Trauma, BeatBox Beverages, Blackcraft Cult, BrewDog, Celsius, Demons Behind Me, Fxck Cancer, Hellflower Soap Company, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Middle West Spirits, Mortus Viventi, Nowhere Fast, Ohio Lottery, Parlor Root Beer, Strüng, Take Me Home, The Pretty Cult, To Write Love On Her Arms, U.S. Marines, Wicked Moon Creations, and White Claw.
For more information on Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival, visit:
Facebook: www.facebook.com/sonictemplefestival | @SonicTempleFestival
Twitter: www.twitter.com/sonictemplefest | @SonicTempleFest
Instagram: www.instagram.com/sonictemplefestival | @SonicTempleFestival
About Danny Wimmer Presents: Since 1995, music industry veteran Danny Wimmer has been producing concerts and festivals, both large and small. In 2011, he formed Danny Wimmer Presents, which now produces the largest rock and alternative festivals in the U.S. By combining A-list talent with local cuisine and culture, DWP has become recognized within the industry for delivering the highest-quality entertainment experiences to fans, artists, sponsors, partners and host cities. DWP creates memorable and all-encompassing festival experiences, leaving both consumers and partners with lasting and meaningful impressions. The 2023 festival lineup will include Aftershock, Bourbon & Beyond, GoldenSky, Inkcarceration, Louder Than Life, Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival and Welcome To Rockville. Previous DWP festivals include Rock On The Range, Carolina Rebellion, Chicago Open Air, Northern Invasion and more. Since 2020, DWP has been an innovator in the digital content space with over two dozen international livestreams, acclaimed social series Offstage with DWP and the DWPresents Channel on Twitch, which has garnered over 25 million worldwide views since its launch in mid-2021. DWP also produces The Power Hour, a weekly show dedicated to the world of rock, on AXS TV.
About Historic Crew Stadium: Historic Crew Stadium is the first ever soccer-specific stadium in Major League Soccer. In addition to hosting concerts, sporting events and programming throughout the year, the venue also serves as the home of Columbus Crew 2 of MLS NEXT Pro. Previously serving as the home of the Columbus Crew from 1999-2021, Historic Crew Stadium opened its doors on May 15, 1999 to a sellout crowd for a match against the New England Revolution. It has hosted numerous national and international events: eight U.S. Soccer FIFA World Cup Qualifiers – specifically four consecutive “Dos a Cero” victories for the U.S. over Mexico (2001, 2005, 2009, 2013) – FIFA Women’s World Cup matches, three MLS Cups (2001, 2015, 2020), two MLS All-Star Games and a number of concerts. It was named the world’s most influential stadium of the decade by Stadia Magazine in 2010. In 2008, the venue added a permanent stage in the North End, allowing for up to 35,000 fans to take in concerts and other marquee events.