Grand Rapids rock fest, Upheaval Festival, is back in 2024! Two days of rock music will take over Belknap Park on Friday and Saturday, July 19 and 20.

Check out all the bands that will be rocking Upheaval 2024!

Just added, Of Mice and Men will be rocking Friday, July 19.

Organizers of the festival say,

Unfortunately, The Hu are unable to attend Upheaval this summer. We hope they can join us in the future.

Here's the full lineup:

Playing Friday, July 19: Sick Century, Sinshrift, A Sense of Purpose, Final Confession, A Sense of Purpose, Citizen Soldier, Another Day Dawns, Flat Black, Austin Meade, Ayron Jones, Saliva, Sevendust, Killswitch Engage, and Godsmack.

Playing Saturday, July 20: Otvlier, Splinters, Southbound Beretta, As We Divide, Dead7, I See Stars, Saul, Sleep Theory, Drowning Pool, Stabbing Westward, From Ashes to New, Badflower, Beartooth, and Bad Omens.

For the official after-shows at The Intersection, As I Lay Dying will be playing on July 19 and P.O.D. on July 20. 

Tickets for Upheaval Festival 2024 are on sale now here.

Follow Upheaval Festival on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for additional updates!

If you're interested in VIP tickets, you’ll have access to all General Admission festival areas PLUS:

  • Access to The VIP Lounge
  • Dedicated entrance lanes into the festival
  • Exclusive dedicated viewing area of the main stage
  • VIP restrooms
  • Dedicated beverage offerings (for additional purchase)
  • Complimentary water for VIP

Here's some general info about Upheaval 2024, find out more here.

  • Upheaval is an all-ages event. While no minimum age is strictly enforced, they highly recommend parents accompany children under the age of 16. All attendees are required to have a ticket to enter regardless of age.
  • No refunds or exchanges including, but not limited to: failure of performer(s) to appear, changes in performer(s), or cancellation due to inclement weather. In the case that Upheaval is canceled or postponed due to COVID-19, festival organizers will provide information for rescheduled dates and refund options.

  • No outside beverages or food of any kind is allowed. Once inside the Festival, you can purchase and drink from a variety of vendors.

  • You may bring in an EMPTY reusable water bottle that can be filled at their water station.
  • ATMs are located at the box office and near festival merchandise.

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Here's a look at last year's festival!

Upheaval Festival 2023 - Grand Rapids

Just a few of the shots from the crowd during Michigan's Premiere Hard Rock and Metal Festival in Grand Rapids!

Gallery Credit: Meatball/TSM

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