Slipknot is taking Knotfest on the road: See the full list of tour dates

'This tour is a long time coming and we hope you’re as excited to see it as we are to play it'
Corey Taylor from Slipknot
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By , Audacy

As if the news of live music returning with Knotfest Iowa wasn't enough -- Slipknot have just announced they're taking the show on the road along with their friends Killswitch Engage, Fever 333, and Code Orange beginning on September 25 in the band's hometown.

"With the world opening up, it’s time to get excited about LIFE again," Slipknot singer Corey Taylor said regarding the news. "To get back to LIFE again. This tour is a long time coming and we hope you’re as excited to see it as we are to play it. Stay safe, stay (sic) and we’ll see you soon." Tickets and VIP packages will be on sale this Friday, June 4 via Become a Knotfest Premium member for priority pre-sale access at

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2021 Knotfest Roadshow Tour Dates:

9/25 | Des Moines, IA | National Balloon Classic Field*
9/28 | Tinley Park, IL  | Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
9/29 | Milwaukee, WI | American Family Insurance Amphitheater
10/1 | Noblesville, IN | Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center
10/2 | Clarkston, MI | DTE Energy Music Theatre
10/3 | Darien Center, NY | Darien Lake Amphitheater
10/5 | Syracuse, NY | St. Josephs Health Amphitheater at Lakeview
10/8 | Mansfield, MA | Xfinity Center
10/9 | Hartford, CT | XFINITY Theatre
10/10 | Holmdel, NJ | PNC Bank Arts Center
10/12 | Camden, NJ | BB&T Pavilion
10/13 | Bristow, VA | Jiffy Lube Live
10/15 | Burgettstown, PA | S&T Bank Music Park
10/17 | Charlotte, NC | PNC Music Pavilion
10/19 | Tampa, FL | MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
10/20 | West Palm Beach, FL |  iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre
10/22 | Raleigh, NC | Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
10/23 | Alpharetta, GA | Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
10/24 | Pelham, AL | Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
10/26 | Rogers, AR | Walmart AMP
10/28 | Del Valle, TX | Germania Insurance Amphitheater
10/29 | The Woodlands, TX | Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
10/30 | Dallas, TX | Dos Equis Pavilion
11/1 | Albuquerque, NM | Isleta Amphitheater
11/2 | Phoenix, AZ | Ak-Chin Pavilion
11/5 | Los Angeles, CA | Banc of California Stadium

Kicking off the 25-date Roadshow is an epic festival 14 miles from the band's hometown of Des Moines, Iowa with the recently-in-the-market for a bassist Megadeth, as well as singer Mike Patton's best known (and most tame) musical project Faith No More among others on September 25. Slipknot is also scheduled to play the sold-out Inkcarceration festival in Mansfield, Ohio on September 10 alongside the three-day concert's headliners Rob Zombie and Mudvayne, and are planning to head to Brazil in December for the first edition of Knotfest Brazil.

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