Fremont Street Experience Rock of Vegas concert series has announced its lineup for the summer that will transform the legendary Downtown Las Vegas venue into summer’s hottest music destination. Celebrating its eighth anniversary, the free concerts have become one of the most popular summertime events in Las Vegas. The free concert series in Downtown Las Vegas will kick off Memorial Day Weekend with Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, and runs through Labor Day Weekend with a performance by Smash Mouth.
Rock of Vegas Summer Concert Series at Fremont Street Experience headliner concerts:
May 28th – Joan Jett & The Blackhearts – 3rd Street Stage
June 11th – 3 Doors Down – 3rd Street Stage
July 2nd – Cherry Poppin’ Daddies – 1st Street Stage
July 23rd – Robby Krieger of The Doors – 1st Street Stage
August 6th – Vertical Horizon – 1st Street Stage
August 20th – Melissa Etheridge – 1st Street Stage
Septempber 3rd – Smash Mouth – 3rd Street Stage
(All concerts start at 9 p.m.)
“We are excited to announce the return of Fremont Street Experience’s free summer concert series, Rock of Vegas,” said Thomas Bruny, Director of Marketing of Fremont Street Experience. “We have an amazing lineup of nationally-recognized bands this year. There is something for everyone and you can’t beat the price – free – the best deal in Las Vegas this summer. In addition to the headliner concerts, we have nightly entertainment on three stages. We invite visitors and local residents to come to Downtown Las Vegas for a great summer of entertainment, plus the hotel-casinos offer amazing values on room rates, gambling, and food and drink specials.”
Fremont Street Experience, a five-block entertainment district located in historic downtown Las Vegas features Viva Vision, the world’s largest video screen – 1,500 feet long, 90 feet wide and suspended 90 feet above the urban pedestrian mall. Viva Vision features nightly spectacular light and sounds shows with 12.5 million LED lights and a 550,000-watt sound system. Fremont Street Experience is a one-of-a-kind venue that includes free nightly concerts and entertainment on three stages. SlotZilla, the world’s most unique zipline attraction, features the 850-foot Zipline and the 1,750-foot Zoomline as people launch from a 12-story slot-machine-themed takeoff platform.