Artist 1
Carnival Of Madness

Carnival Of Madness

Sep 1, 2013 4:30pm - 11:00pm
Monster Energy Presents
Carnival Of Madness
Tickets for the Raleigh show go on sale Friday June 7 at 10am at, all Ticketmaster outlets, or charge by phone 800-745-3000.  
Tickets for the September 1 show in Raleigh will also go on sale at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion and Duke Energy Center box offices. 
VIP ticket pre-sales for these shows are now available to the “Shinedown Nation,” SHINEDOWN’s exclusive fan club.  For more information about VIP pre-sale packages and “Shinedown Nation” membership, please visit the band’s official website,
SHINEDOWN makes their triumphant return to the CARNIVAL OF MADNESS after headlining the 2010 inaugural launch, with a lineup that also included Sevendust, Chevelle, Puddle of Mudd, and 10 Years.  The first CARNIVAL OF MADNESS proved to be one of the biggest tours of the summer, heralded as a Top 50 tour by Pollstar.  Last year’s trek featured Evanescence, Chevelle, Halestorm, and New Medicine.  
"CARNIVAL OF MADNESS is more than a show--it's an experience,” proclaims SHINEDOWN frontman Brent Smith.  “This year, it's all about reinvention.  The culmination of five powerful and dynamic bands joining together to prove to the world that rock-n-roll is alive and well.  So, step right up.  Come one, come all.  The CARNIVAL OF MADNESS has arrived!!!"
PAPA ROACH frontman Jacoby Shaddix says, "We're so stoked to be on CARNIVAL OF MADNESS this year.  It's an absolutely killer bill from top to better be ready to get crazy at these shows."
"I can hardly wait for the CARNIVAL OF MADNESS,” says SKILLET lead singer John Cooper.  “SHINEDOWN is one of the best bands in the business and we’re excited to share the stage with them and great performers like PAPA ROACH, IN THIS MOMENT, and WE AS HUMAN.  Also, it’ll be our first tour playing songs from our new album, RISE, so SKILLLET will be doing our best to bring the pain every night!"
As IN THIS MOMENT declares, “We are thrilled to be a part of CARNIVAL OF MADNESS this year.  SHINEDOWN is one of our favorite bands and it is truly an honor to share the stage with them again.  All the bands involved this year bring something unique and exciting to the table, making this a ‘do not miss’ event!  We are humbled and grateful that we get to be a part of CARNIVAL OF MADNESS this year, and can't wait to surprise you with our brand new show this summer!” 
WE AS HUMAN lead singer Justin Cordle agrees, “I can't begin to tell you how stoked we are to be on the CARNIVAL OF MADNESS this year. To be able to meet new fans on a tour with so many bands that we've admired for so long is incredible.  We are ready to do this!”


Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000
Red Hat Amphitheater

500 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27601



View Larger Map

  • Recently Updated


    • Def Leppard with REO Speedwagon

    • Kool and the Gang

    • Weezer with Panic! at the Disco and Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness