Band performance times and the official festival Pre-Party have been announced for the third annual LOUDER THAN LIFE, October 1 & 2, 2016 at Champions Park near downtown Louisville. The annual destination festival celebrates the region’s culture and cuisine, and features award-winning bourbons and spirits, Gourmet Man Food, craft beer and some of the biggest names in rock music.

LOUDER THAN LIFE 2016 features Slipknot and Avenged Sevenfold–headlining together for the first time ever–topping a mindblowing music lineup of over 35 bands on three stages, with performances from Disturbed,Korn, Slayer, The Cult, Ghost, Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Cheap Trick, Pierce The Veil and many more.

LOUDER THAN LIFE attendees will have the chance to meet some of their favorite musicians during signings hosted by The Music Experience, FYE and Monster Energy. Check for signing times.

The weekend gets underway on Friday, September 30 with the official LOUDER THAN LIFE Pre-Party at theFourth Street Live! entertainment complex with LOUDER THAN LIFE band Them Evils, along with some of the best local rock bands from the Louisville area. The Pre-Party is FREE and is open to the public. Look for more details to be announced soon at

In addition, Fourth Street Live! will host official LOUDER THAN LIFE afterparties on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, with nightly specials at Fourth Street Live!’s bars and restaurants throughout the weekend.

 LOUDER THAN LIFE general admission and VIP tickets, as well as hotel and camping packages, are on sale now at


Saturday, October 1
Monster Energy Stage Loudmouth Stage
9:40 PM Avenged Sevenfold 8:35 PM Slayer
6:45 PM The Cult 5:50 PM Pierce The Veil
5:05 PM Anthrax 4:20 PM Hellyeah
3:45 PM Motionless In White 3:10 PM The Amity Affliction
2:35 PM I Prevail 2:00 PM Avatar
1:25 PM Neck Deep 12:50 PM Young Guns
12:15 PM Twelve Foot Ninja 11:05 AM ’68
Zorn Stage  
7:40 PM Cheap Trick    
6:05 PM Chevy Metal    
4:10 PM Sick Puppies    
2:10 PM Being As An Ocean    
12:40 PM Dinosaur Pile-Up    
11:40 AM Bishop Gunn    
Sunday, October 2
Monster Energy Stage Loudmouth Stage
8:35 PM Slipknot 7:30 PM Disturbed
6:25 PM Korn 5:40 PM Ghost
4:50 PM Alter Bridge 4:05 PM Skillet
3:20 PM Sevendust 2:35 PM Pop Evil
2:00 PM Parkway Drive 1:25 PM Trivium
12:50 PM Skindred 12:15 PM Adelitas Way
11:40 AM Crobot    
Zorn Stage  
5:20 PM Clutch    
4:10 PM Zakk Sabbath    
3:00 PM KYNG    
1:35 PM Sabaton    
12:15 PM Smashing Satellites    
11:10 AM Them Evils    



General admission and VIP tickets, as well as hotel and camping packages, are on sale now VIP passes include: VIP entrance lanes into venue, shaded VIP hang area with seating for dining, seated and standing viewing area of Main Stage South (left), video screens featuring live feed from main stages inside VIP hang area, upgraded Gourmet Man Food and drink selections (for additional purchase), dedicated VIP restrooms, and a commemorative LOUDER THAN LIFE 2016 laminate.

Festival attendees are also invited to the Chef Edward Lee Dinner With Shannon Gunz at the Wine Studio at 610 Magnolia Restaurant. The dinner will be held Friday, September 30 at 7:00 PM, will feature a specially created menu by Louisville’s very own celebrity chef Edward Lee, and will be hosted by SiriusXM’s Shannon Gunz. Purchase tickets at:

Hotel discounts are available through Curadora at: Camping and VIP packages can be purchased at

All LOUDER THAN LIFE camping passes include campsite space for 3 nights as well as access to campground bathrooms, showers, food and beverage concession stands, and a general store. Campers also have in and out privileges between the campground and festival grounds throughout the event. Car (tent) camping passes are $99.00 and RV camping passes are $175.00.

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