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DSC_5701-2Band performance times have been announced for the first annual . The three-day music, craft beer and Gourmet Man Food festival held July 15, 16 and 17 at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, IL, just outside Chicago will feature a spectacular music lineup with more than 40 bands on two stages, Gourmet Man Food featuring local and regional cuisine, craft beer from the region, as well as additional entertainment and fan experiences.

will feature headlining performances from (the group’s only 2016 U.S. performance and first Chicago show since 2012), Chicago’s own (who recently returned from a 4-year hiatus with their #1 album Immortalized), and global rock juggernauts , along with Chevelle, , Five Finger Death Punch, Ministry, Breaking Benjamin, Marilyn Manson, Of Mice & Men, and many more.

Weekend General Admission and VIP tickets–as well as a limited number of single day tickets–are on sale now at

The festivities commence with the Inaugural Kickoff Dinner presented by Chicago’s Goose & Fox and hosted by Jose Mangin of SiriusXM on Thursday, July 14 at 6:00 PM. The BYOB dinner will feature five courses with seasonal and local ingredients from Midwestern farmers for $75.00. An extremely limited number of tickets are still available at

Also Thursday night–starting at 7:00 PM–the official Chicago Open Air Pre-Party presented by 95 WIIL Rock and 100.7 QRock at Concord Music Hall will be headlined by Otep, with Shaman’s Harvest, Islander and Through Fire supporting. Tickets are available for $17 at Fans are also invited to attend official Chicago Open Air After-Show Events on Friday, July 15 (Helmet with Tight Phantomz at Double Door, and Saturday, July 16 (Carcass with Deafheaven at Metro,

The current Chicago Open Air performance times (subject to change) are as follows:

Friday, July 15
Main StageSecond Stage
10:15 PM7:40 PMMeshuggah
8:45 PMChevelle6:00 PMThe Devil Wears Prada
6:35 PMMinistry4:40 PMHatebreed
5:15 PMOf Mice & Men3:20 PMPeriphery
3:55 PMIn This Moment2:00 PMDrowning Pool
2:35 PMHollywood Undead12:45 PMButcher Babies
1:20 PMTrivium11:50 AMThrough Fire
Saturday, July 16
Main StageSecond Stage
9:50 PM6:30 PMGojira
8:20 PM5:10 PMDeafheaven
7:05 PMBreaking Benjamin3:50 PMCarcass
5:45 PMAlter Bridge2:35 PMMiss May I
4:25 PMPop Evil1:20 PMBeartooth
3:10 PMHelmet12:15 PMSilver Snakes
1:55 PMNothing More11:25 AMCity Of The Weak
12:45 PMSaint Asonia
Sunday, July 17
Main StageSecond Stage
8:50 PM6:40 PMKillswitch Engage
7:20 PMFive Finger Death Punch5:10 PMBABYMETAL
5:50 PMMarilyn Manson3:50 PMCorrosion Of Conformity
4:25 PMBullet For My Valentine2:30 PMletlive.
3:10 PMAsking Alexandria1:20 PMWe Came As Romans
1:50 PMAll That Remains12:10 PMUpon A Burning Body
12:45 PMJim Breuer and the Loud & Rowdy11:20 AMGemini Syndrome

Chicago Open Air is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, Live Nation and Toyota Park, with the support of the Village of Bridgeview and Bridgeview Mayor Steven Landek.

Festival doors open at 11:00 AM each day and the show ends at 11:30 PM on Friday, 11:00 PM on Saturday, and 10:00 PM on Sunday.

For more information on Chicago Open Air, visit

Chicago Open Air sponsors include: Monster Energy, Jack Daniel’s, f.y.e., Dyin 2 Live / Fxck Cancer, Take Me Home Animal Rescue, El Jimador Tequila, The Music Experience, Roadrunner Records, Century Media Records and more to be announced.





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