Punk Rock Bowling Festival Brings Punk Rock Legends to the Club Shows
Punk Rock Bowling, the three-day music festival that will take over downtown Las Vegas May 23rd through May 25th, announces club dates for its most popular acts in surrounding clubs throughout the event.
The 16 late-night club shows, starting Friday, May 22nd, give fans the opportunity to see their favorite bands in a more intimate setting; over 60 bands will take the stage throughout the weekend. All shows are 21 & over with valid ID.
Legendary acts performing in the intimate venues include Frank Turner (performing solo), GBH, The Rezillos, Laura Jane Grace, 7 Seconds, Hagfish, 88 Fingers Louie, Icons of Filth, Aggrocats (featuring members of Aggrolites and Hepcat), Street Dogs, English Beat plus more (below).
In addition to the 3 main stage headliners of Rancid, Dropkick Murphys and Refused, other bands confirmed for the festival stages are The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Murder City Devils, Conflict, Turbonegro, Bad Manners, and Sick Of It All, Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine, Anti-Flag, Swingin’ Utters, A Wilhelm Scream, The Business, Bombshell Rocks, The Muffs, Mahones, Sniper 66, PEARS, I.R.A., Success!, Get Dead, Avenue Rockers, Eliza Battle, Sounds of Threat, and Battle Born.
The club schedule is as follows:
Friday, May 22
Fremont Country Club GBH Infa-Riot
Tickets $20, doors @ 9pm Abrasive Wheels Schleprock
Country Saloon 7 Seconds Street Dogs
Tickets $17, doors @ 9pm The F.U.’s The Applicators
Backstage Bar Aggrocats The Interrupters
Tickets $20, doors @ 9:30pm The Bohunks Gonzo
Beauty Bar The Humpers The Hangmen
Tickets $17, doors @ 9:30pm Los Creepers Revolutions Pride
Saturday, May 23
Bunkhouse Frank Turner Laura Jane Grace
Tickets $20, doors @ 9pm plus more tba
Fremont Country Club The Rezillos The Dickies
Tickets $18, doors @ 10pm The Weirdos The Crowd
Country Saloon The Templars The Beltones
Tickets $17, doors @ 10pm Bishops Green Booze & Glory
Straight Outta Luck
Backstage Bar Cadillac Tramps Hagfish
Tickets $20, doors @ 10:30pm Johnny Madcap & The Distractions
Beauty Bar Mobtown The Champions
Tickets $17, doors @ 9:30pm TBA DJ Gonzo
Sunday, May 24
Bunkhouse SPECIAL GUEST English Beat
Tickets $20, doors @ 10pm The Skints Chris Murray
Fremont Country Club Cheap Sex The Unseen
Tickets $15, doors @ 10:30pm Clit 45 False Cause
Country Saloon Strung Out 88 Fingers Louie
Tickets $17, doors @ 10:30pm Pulley Avenues
Backstage Bar Icons of Filth Krum Bums
Tickets $18, doors @ 10:30pm No Parents Anti-Vision
Beauty Bar Tim Barry Dave Hause
Tickets $15, doors @ 10:30pm Kevin Seconds Darius Koski
Monday, May 25
Country Saloon Punk Rock Karaoke
Tickets $5, doors @ 10pm Tartar Control
The outdoor music festival, which will take place at 7th Street and Stewart Avenue, near Las Vegas’ famed Fremont Street, is an all-ages, all-day event, and food, drink, music and clothing vendors will line be on hand. The bowling tournament, pool parties, poker tournament, music and comedy shows will keep fans entertained for days.
For more information and to buy tickets, please visit http://www.punkrockbowling.com/
ABOUT PUNK ROCK BOWLING:
Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival was started back in 1999 as a way to bring the independent music community together for an annual party. It has since grown into a 3-day festival in downtown Las Vegas that brings out fans and bands alike from all over the world. 3 days of outdoor festivals, 4 Nights of Club Shows, a 2-day bowling tournament, Hotel Pool Parties, A Punk Rock Poker tournament and comedy shows to boot, all wrapped up into one amazing weekend in the city that never sleeps.