Marking the first event held at Manchester, TN’s Great Stage Park aside from the yearly Bonnaroo gathering, the new Exit 111 festival will offer a slew of hard- and classic-rock offerings this October, with a newly announced lineup headed up by Guns N’ Roses, Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd, ZZ Top, Slayer (in their last Tennessee show ever) and many more.
Also set to play the fall gathering, which will feature three stages hosting 12 hours of music per day, are Megadeth, Deftones, Coheed and Cambria, Mastodon, Ghost, Cheap Trick, Lamb of God, Blackberry Smoke, Seether, Black Label Society, Gojira, Alter Bridge, Ministry, Skillet, Black Stone Cherry, Thrice and Of Mice and Men, among others.
Exit 111 will also feature offerings from Paranormal Cirque, plus a car show, Red Bull motocross demonstrations, sports bars and more. The festival is teaming with Seether frontman’s Shaun Morgan’s Rise Above charity to donate $1 from each ticket sold to Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE).
The inaugural Exit 111 will take place Oct. 11–13 in Manchester. Tickets go on sale April 25 at noon ET, with a pre-sale currently underway until tomorrow, April 24, at 11:59 p.m. ET. All information can be found at the festival’s website.