Band performance times have been announced for the first annual Chicago Open Air. 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.

Chicago Open Air will feature headlining performances from Rammstein (the group’s only 2016 U.S. performance and first Chicago show since 2012), Chicago’s own Disturbed (who recently returned from a 4-year hiatus with their #1 album Immortalized), and global rock juggernauts Slipknot, along with Chevelle, Korn, 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 Chicago Open Air 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 andThrough 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 Stage Second Stage
10:15 PM Rammstein 7:40 PM Meshuggah
8:45 PM Chevelle 6:00 PM The Devil Wears Prada
6:35 PM Ministry 4:40 PM Hatebreed
5:15 PM Of Mice & Men 3:20 PM Periphery
3:55 PM In This Moment 2:00 PM Drowning Pool
2:35 PM Hollywood Undead 12:45 PM Butcher Babies
1:20 PM Trivium 11:50 AM Through Fire
Saturday, July 16
Main Stage Second Stage
9:50 PM Disturbed 6:30 PM Gojira
8:20 PM Korn 5:10 PM Deafheaven
7:05 PM Breaking Benjamin 3:50 PM Carcass
5:45 PM Alter Bridge 2:35 PM Miss May I
4:25 PM Pop Evil 1:20 PM Beartooth
3:10 PM Helmet 12:15 PM Silver Snakes
1:55 PM Nothing More 11:25 AM City Of The Weak
12:45 PM Saint Asonia    
Sunday, July 17
Main Stage Second Stage
8:50 PM Slipknot 6:40 PM Killswitch Engage
7:20 PM Five Finger Death Punch 5:10 PM BABYMETAL
5:50 PM Marilyn Manson 3:50 PM Corrosion Of Conformity
4:25 PM Bullet For My Valentine 2:30 PM letlive.
3:10 PM Asking Alexandria 1:20 PM We Came As Romans
1:50 PM All That Remains 12:10 PM Upon A Burning Body
12:45 PM Jim Breuer and the Loud & Rowdy 11:20 AM Gemini 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, and10:00 PM on Sunday.

For more information on Chicago Open Air, visit

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