Northern Invasion Underway, Set Times And Unique Fan Experiences

Godsmack, by Keith Chachkes

The World’s Loudest Month” continues today as Northern Invasion storms the Somerset Amphitheater in Somerset, WI Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14 with Soundgarden, Kid Rock, and Godsmack topping the bill. With over twelve hours each day on three stages, and offers a top-tier campground experience. In 2016, Northern Invasion expanded to two full days, with over 45,000 in attendance. Tickets are still available and set times are posted below:

Northern Invasion band performance times are as follows (subject to change):

Saturday, May 13

Monster Energy Main Stage Stillwater Stage

9:45 PM Soundgarden 7:25 PM Pierce The Veil

8:15 PM Godsmack 5:45 PM Sum 41

6:30 PM Bush 4:25 PM The Story So Far

5:00 PM The Pretty Reckless 3:10 PM I Prevail

3:45 PM The Struts 1:55 PM Dorothy

2:30 PM Of Mice & Men 12:45 PM Dinosaur Pile-Up

1:20 PM Rival Sons 12:00 PM As Lions

St. Croix Stage

8:10 PM In Flames

6:25 PM The Dillinger Escape Plan

4:55 PM Every Time I Die

3:40 PM Volumes

2:25 PM Bleeker

1:15 PM Wage War

11:30 AM Sleep Signals (ReverbNation Battle Of The Bands winner)

Sunday, May 14

Monster Energy Main Stage Stillwater Stage

9:40 PM Kid Rock 7:25 PM Amon Amarth

8:10 PM The Offspring 5:45 PM Opeth

6:30 PM Papa Roach 4:25 PM Attila

5:00 PM Alter Bridge 3:10 PM Bad Omens

3:45 PM Nothing More 1:55 PM Radkey

2:30 PM Motionless In White 12:45 PM Goodbye June

1:20 PM Starset 12:00 PM The Charm The Fury

St. Croix Stage

8:05 PM Gojira

6:25 PM Fozzy

4:55 PM Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes

3:40 PM Citizen Zero

2:25 PM Sylar

1:15 PM Badflower

11:30 AM Cold Kingdom

The full lineup for Northern Invasion also includes, The Offspring, Bush, Papa Roach, Alter Bridge, The Pretty Reckless, Amon Amarth, Opeth, In Flames, Gojira, Pierce The Veil, Sum 41, The Struts, Motionless In White, The Dillinger Escape Plan, The Story So Far, Nothing More, Fozzy, Every Time I Die, Rival Sons, Attila, Starset, I Prevail, Dinosaur Pile-Up, Volumes, Bad Omens, As Lions, Radkey, Dorothy, Sylar, Wage War, Bleeker, Goodbye June, Badflower, The Charm The Fury, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Citizen Zero, and more.

The food and fan experiences for Northern Invasion rival any other fest:

Northern Invasion Good Eats will feature food offerings from top regional and national restaurants and vendors. The general admission Good Eats include: Pele’s Wood Fired Pizza, BBQ Cabin, Ben’s Burrito Bowl, Big Cheesy, Best Way Greek, Hebros Kitchen, Jammin Concessions, O’Neil’s Amusements, Island Noodles, Classic Home Cookin, Chicken On A Stick, Mount Olympus, Burger Factory, Tube Steak Boogie, Bubba’s Fried Chicken, Burger Meister Truck, and Apple River Kettle Corn. Northern Invasion’s VIP Good Eats will include: Cantina Ole, Sacrilicious, and Pie Baby.

Monster Energy: Stop by the Monster viewing deck to refuel and meet some of your favorite Northern Invasion artists! Make sure to check back throughout the festival for a signing schedule.





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Zippo: Zippo Encore will be back in action at Northern Invasion and they can be your ticket to see intimate, acoustic performances by some of your favorite bands at Zippo Sessions taking place in a secret location throughout the weekend. Visit the Zippo Encore area for details and check out their full stock of Zippo lighters, including the limited edition festival designs! Come by and spin their wheel for great prizes, enter their Zippo Custom art contest, and get your Zippo lighter filled for free.





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FYE: FYE is the ONLY place to score your favorite Invasion artists’ albums at the festival. We will also be hosting artist signings all weekend long along with our record label partners Razor & Tie and Century Media. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for the latest signing schedules. See ya in Somerset!





St. Croix: St. Croix Casinos offer live entertainment; Vegas style live roulette, poker, and craps. Click here to see what’s new in Turtle Lake, Danbury, and Hertel. As you’re rocking out at Northern Invasion, make sure to stop by the St. Croix Casinos tent for games, refreshments, and your chance to win prizes! Where will the Turtle Surprise you?!

Single day and weekend tickets, as well as hotel, camping and VIP packages for Northern Invasion are available for purchase now. Available camping packages (RV and tent options for 3 nights) include Groupie, Roadie, Star, and Ultimate Package at Float Rite Park. Hotel packages offered for 3 nights are: Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum. All camping and hotel packages include a $25 festival merchandise voucher for each person. For details on each package, visit:

Please note that ticket prices will increase on show days as follows:

Weekend VIP: $240

Weekend General Admission: $140

Weekend Ticket 4-Pack: $520

Single Day: $75

As in the past, General Admission ticket discounts are available for active military through Northern Invasion partner GovX (

Northern Invasion is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents and AEG Presents and is part of the World’s Loudest Month concert series, which features the biggest names in rock music performing in eight distinct U.S. concert atmospheres in during six consecutive weekends in April, May and June of 2017.

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