MANSFIELD, Ohio — Music and tattoo competition Inkcarceration is ready to happen this summer time, July 23-25, in Mansfield. The fest will, for the primary time, associate with Danny Wimmer Presents, the founding father of Sonic Temple Artwork + Music Pageant in Columbus and different widespread rock fests across the nation.
The music competition will happen within the Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio. The outdated jail has been used for haunted homes and the filming of “The Shawshank Redemption.”
Inkcarceration has not but introduced its 2021 lineup, however previous headliners have included Rise In opposition to, A Day To Bear in mind, Shinedown, Godsmack and extra. Ticketing particulars have additionally not been introduced.
The competition is ready to reach one 12 months after its 2020 occasion was canceled as a result of coronavirus pandemic. Many music festivals, together with Wimmer’s string of fests, have been canceled final 12 months too.
“Taking our festivals down final 12 months was some of the painful experiences our firm has ever lived by,” stated Danny Wimmer, founding father of Danny Wimmer Presents, in a press launch. “And it wasn’t simply painful for us, it was arduous on the bands, followers, companions, cities and distributors. It has grow to be clear to us that we will be unable to have our festivals this spring, and for a wide range of causes, it’s not doable to supply all of our annual festivals within the window of Fall 2021.”
Wimmer stated in a press launch that his firm will restrict its music competition schedule to Aftershock, Welcome To Rockville and Louder than Life this 12 months, together with the brand new addition of Inkcarceration.
Inkcarceration mentions on its web site that it’ll restrict its capability and can observe related COVID-19 restrictions this summer time.
The occasion states that it “will adhere to all COVID well being protocols that get put in place for summer time outside occasions” and that it’s “dedicated to make sure the security of our followers, bands and crew.”
You’ll find extra data at inkcarceration.com.
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