Riot Fest Gets Tegan and Sara, PUP, Godspeed You! Black Emperor for 2023 Edition

Foo Fighters, Death Cab for Cutie, the Cure, the Mars Volta and Queens of the Stone Age will headline

BY Emilie Richardson-DupuisPublished May 16, 2023

Riot Fest is returning to Chicago's Douglass Park for its 2023 edition from September 15 to 17, and organizers have now unveiled its lineup.

The three-day festival will feature 80-plus artists from around the world, representing punk, rock, indie rock, alternative, psychobilly, metal, skate punk and ska genres — as well as a handful of Canadian acts.

The festival kicks off with Foo Fighters and Turnstile headlining Friday, Queens of the Stone Age, Postal Service and Death Cab for Cutie headlining Saturday, and the Cure and the Mars Volta headlining Sunday.

The stacked lineup also includes Tegan and Sara, PUP, AFI, the Used, the Breeders, Flogging Molly, Kim Gordon, 070 Shake, Cults, Thursday, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, the Gaslight Anthem, 100 Gecs, Bowling for Soup, Death Grips, Viagra Boys and more.

Check out the event poster below and get your tickets here.

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