Vans Warped Tour – 2014 Concert Schedule
Now in its 20th year, the Vans Warped Tour has become the longest-running
festival of its kind, and this year's installment of the event is expected to be just as awesome as always. The Vans Warped
Tour is slated to visit a number of venues all over, including the Pomona Fairplex, Ventura's Seaside Park, the Chula Vista
Sleep Train Amphitheatre, Toronto's Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, and many more. At this year's event, you get to check out
some of the hottest pop-punk and alternative acts around, like Courage My Love, Yellowcard, Wind In Sails, We Are The In Crowd,
Unlocking The Truth, The Lost Boys, Tess Dunn, and countless others. You can bet that this year's Vans Warped Tour will be
one of the best festivals of the year, and you don't want to miss out on all of the fun when the tour makes a stop in your
About Vans Warped Tour
Since its inception, the Vans Warped Tour has been bringing together extreme
sports and some of the biggest names in punk and rock music. Created by Kevin Lyman, the Vans Warped Tour's humble beginnings
included a lineup featuring bands like Quicksand, L7, and Face to Face, but the event quickly grew, attracting the likes of
No Doubt, Bad Religion, NOFX, Pennywise, Anti-Flag, and more. The Vans Warped Tour initially featured bands from the ska and
punk genres, but it has since grown to include everything from pop-punk to hardcore. By 1995, the Warped Tour had caught the
attention of the skateboard shoe company Vans, and they have sponsored the event ever since.
As the Vans Warped Tour
continued to grow and attract a more diverse, younger crowd, the creators offered a way to make the event more family friendly.
As a result, the Vans Warped Tour now offers a complimentary ticket to a parent or guardian who is accompanying a minor, and
they even have a "reverse daycare" tent, which provides air-conditioned areas for parents to hang out and relax.
year, the Vans Warped Tour is set to include performances by Air Dubai, Breathe Carolina, Crown the Empire, Dangerkids, Echosmith,
Falling in Reverse, Issues, K.Flay, Less Than Jake, Plague Vendor, Mayday Parade, Motionless in White, Neck Deep, Of Mice
And Men, Parkway Drive, and many more. In addition to the stellar lineup, the Vans Warped Tour also features a number of attractions,
including skating and biking half-pipes, vendors selling band merchandise, non-profit organizations, various magazine publications,
and many of the bands also offer meet-and-greet sessions for their fans.
Vans Warped Tour Breakthrough
the Vans Warped Tour first started, the small event showcased some of creator Kevin Lyman's favorite ska and punk bands, but
it was quickly propelled to success and became one of the most popular tours around. Beginning in 1998, the Vans Warped Tour
started to visit venues all over the world, including in Japan, Canada, Europe, and Australia. Coming a long way since its
inception, the tour now features approximately 100 bands and 10 stages, and various extreme sports events like BMX biking
and skateboarding. This year, fans can expect to see a diverse variety of bands, including performances from the likes of
The Summer Set, The Story So Far, A Lot Like Birds, A Skylit Drive, Alive Like Me, All Time Low, Allison Weiss, Beebs And
Her Money Makers, Blackbird, Elder Brother, Emilie Autumn, Enter Shikari, and plenty more to keep you entertained.
Vans Warped Tour Trivia
Did you know that the Vans Warped Tour is one of the most socially and environmentally
responsible tours around?
Beginning in 2006, the Vans Warped Tour started the "Warped Eco Initiative" in an attempt
to reduce its carbon footprint and serve as an example for other festivals. Since the creation of the program, the tour has
reduced its petroleum use by about 30%, and it utilizes a solar-powered stage. The tour has also opted to use washable dishes
for the catering team, and they often give out prizes to attendees who recycle.
unbeatable lineup and family-friendly accommodations, the Vans Warped Tour has remained one of the most popular touring festivals
of its kind. Whether you're a fan of pop-punk music or alternative, the Vans Warped Tour has got something for everyone, and
you can see bands like Pvris, Saves The Day, Shiragirl, Lost In Society, Lionize, Me Like Bees, Justina Valentine, I Fight
Dragons, and plenty more to keep you rocking all night long. If you've never had a chance to check out the Vans Warped Tour,
there's no better time than now, because this year's lineup is sure to impress any fan of live music. From extreme sports
to awesome music, you can see it all at the Vans Warped Tour. To get your tickets to this year's event, be sure to visit StubHub