Sunday, May 13, 2012

Win onstage access with Slipknot, Slayer, Motorhead or Anthrax at Mayhem Fest

The 5th Annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, featuring headliners Slipknot, Slayer, Motorhead and Anthrax, has announced the 2012 VIP Charity Ticket Auction that will put fans onstage with one of their favorite bands.

Beginning Thursday, May 17, and running for ten days, fans can bid on eBay for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to receive two (2) VIP passes to the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. In addition, the top bidder and their guest will watch their favorite band perform from the best seats in the house: on stage.

Other goodies include killer seats, a backstage tour, front-of-the-line access to all band signings and a drum head autographed by all members of one of their favorite bands on the tour.

The all-day outdoor Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival will hit 27 cities across the States starting on June 30 in San Bernardino, California and concluding August 5, 2012 in Hartford, Connecticut.

Each festival date features 12 of the biggest names in hard rock and heavy metal, performing on two stages, as well as other attractions.

The festival will feature multi-platinum headliners Slipknot, Slayer, and Motorhead on the Mainstage. The Jägermeister Stage will feature headliner Anthrax supported by The Devil Wears Prada, A I Lay Dying, Asking Alexandria, Whitechapel, High On Fire, Upon a Burning Body, The Breather, and Dirtfedd. Daily lineups vary by date, so check the festival website for show lineups here.

The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival eBay ticket auctions will begin on Thursday, May 17 at 8:30 p.m. PST, CST and EST, when 27 pairs of tickets with accompanying VIP credentials for all 27 dates will be posted to eBay as TEN-Day Auctions.

To bid on these special Mayhem Festival VIP tickets, fans can access the eBay ticket auctions from the Metal of Honor Charity Auction Button on the festival’s website here or by searching for “Mayhem Charity” on eBay here.

Proceeds will benefit Metal of Honor and Living The Dream Foundation.

2012 Mayhem Festival tour dates

6/30 – San Bernardino, CA @ San Manuel Amphitheater
7/01 – Shoreline Amphitheater @ San Francisco, CA
7/03 – Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheater
7/04 – Boise, ID @ Idaho Center Amphitheater
7/06 – Phoenix, AZ @ Ashley Furniture Home Store Pavilion
7/07 – Albuquerque, NM @ Hard Rock Casino Albuquerque Presents The Pavilion
7/08 – Denver, CO @ Comfort Dental Amphitheatre
7/10 – Dallas, TX @ Gexa Energy Pavilion
7/11 – Houston, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
7/13 – Tampa, FL @ 1-800-Ask-Gary Amphitheatre
7/14 – Atlanta, GA @ Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood
7/15 – Indianapolis, IN @ Klipsch Music Center
7/17 – Bonner Springs, KS @ Capitol Federal Park at Sandstone
7/18 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Zoo Amphitheatre
7/20 – St. Louis, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
7/21 – Chicago, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
7/22 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
7/24 – Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center
7/25 – Cleveland, OH @ Blossom Music Center
7/27 – Philadelphia, PA @ Susquehanna Bank Center
7/28 – Pittsburgh, PA @ First Niagara Pavilion
7/29 – Washington, DC @ Jiffy Lube Live
7/31 – Saratoga Springs, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center
8/01 – Buffalo, NY @ Darien Lake PAC
8/03 – Boston, MA @ Comcast Center
8/04 – Scranton, PA @ Toyota Pavilion
8/05 – Hartford, CT @ The Comcast Theatre

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