On Sept. 7 and 8, Rock the Universe is back for a weekend filled with faith and worship at Universal Orlando, and they’ve announced the line-up of headliners.
2018’s incredible talent line-up features some of the genre’s biggest names like Casting Crowns, Jesus Culture, and TobyMac, all of whom will perform on the Music Plaza Stage inside Universal Studios Florida.
Rock the Universe Christian music festival returns to Universal Orlando the weekend of September 5 and 6.
Musical acts on Friday include Third Day, Newsboys, and Jeremy Camp. On Saturday, bands include Switchfoot, Lecrae, and TobyMac. In addition to the music, there will be inspiring guest speakers, a candlelighting ceremony, and more.
The event takes place inside Universal Studios. During the event, many of the attractions will also be open, including the newly opened The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley.
One of Universal Orlando‘s biggest annual events is Rock the Universe, which is a two day Christian music festival that will take place this year the weekend of September 6-7, 2013.
Among the headliners are 2012 Grammy winners Lecrae, Grammy award-winning group and Daytona Beach natives Casting Crowns; Grammy nominated and winner of 20 Dove Awards Chris Tomlin ; and rock band Switchfoot, which has sold millions of albums worldwide.
The full two-day line-up is as follows:
Friday, September 6: Switchfoot, Chris Tomlin, Crowder, Tenth Ave North, Family Force 5, Colton Dixon, and Kyle Sherman
Saturday, September 7: Casting Crowns, Jesus Culture, Lecrae, Relient K, Red, Everfound, and Crave
Returning this year is the Fan Zone presented by Coca-Cola where guests will enjoy live music by Dara McClean, OBB and Love & The Outcome, autograph sessions with the bands, karaoke and band merchandise.
The beginning of September will see thousands of Christian music fans visiting Universal Orlando to see their favorite bands in concert.
Rock the Universe is the theme park’s annual Christian music festival and this year it features some of the most popular names in the genre, performing over two days.
On Friday, September 7, Skillet, Newsboys, and Jeremy Camp will headline a line-up that also features For King & Country, Family Force 5, Robert Pierre, Group 1 Crew, We As Human, and Everfound.
Saturday, September 8, sees tobyMac, Switchfoot, and Reliant K headlining, with Britt Nicole, Tenth Avenue North, Rhett Walker Band, Group 1 Crew, We As Human, and Everfound also on the bill.
Saturday night there will also be a candle lighting service featuring Tenth Avenue North, guest speakers and more.
Both nights, guests can also enjoy a Fan Zone presented by Coca-Cola including live music by up-and-coming acts Everfound and We As Human, autograph sessions with the bands, karaoke and band merchandise.
Oh, yeah, and you can also do all the normal park attractions and rides, since the festival takes place inside the Universal Studios park.
Rock the Universe is a separately ticketed event. A two-day pass is $85.99, and a one-day pass is $52.99. There are discounts for ticket buyers with a Universal Orlando annual pass. Buy online to see other ticket options.
Hours for the festival are 4pm to 1am each day.
For more details about Rock the Universe 2012, visit RocktheUniverse.com or call 1-866-RTU-INFO (1-866-788-4636).