Florida Rock Festivals Fort Rock and Welcome to Rockville Announce 2015 Lineups


Story by Anne Erickson

Breaking Benjamin, Slipknot and Papa Roach will perform at both Fort Rock and Welcome to Rockville 2015

Florida rock festivals Fort Rock and Welcome to Rockville have announced their 2015 lineups, and Slipknot, Godsmack, Breaking Benjamin, Papa Roach, In This Moment and the Pretty Reckless are set to play both festivals. Additional acts for Welcome to Rockville include Korn, Slayer, Marilyn Manson, Slayer, Ministry, Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, Halestorm and Of Mice & Men.

At Welcome to Rockville, Korn plan to play their self-titled debut album from front-to-back in tribute to their 20th anniversary.

Fort Rock is set for April 25 at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Fla., and Welcome to Rockville will happen April 25-26 at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, Fla.

“We’re incredibly excited to be a part of Welcome to Rockville 2015 in Jacksonville,” Of Mice & Men vocalist Austin Carlile said in a statement. “It’s our first time playing the festival and it’s an honor to be a part of one that has such a great history of bands. See you soon, Florida!”

For more on the festivals, visit the Fort Rock Festival and Welcome to Rockville Festival websites.