Nov 4, 2019

Release - Amalie Arena To Host 98ROCKFEST On Friday, April 17 With Shinedown Headlining






Tickets go on sale Thursday, November 7 at 10:00 AM


TAMPA, FL – 98ROCK, Tampa Bay’s Rock Station, today announced a can’t-miss lineup for Tampa’s premier rock festival on Sunday, April 17, 2020 at 5:00 PM at AMALIE Arena.


98ROCK’s on-air personalities “Crash & AJ” officially announced the lineup for 98ROCKFEST which will include the platinum selling Shinedown as the headliner, Halestorm, Theory of a Deadman, Beartooth, Fozzy, Dirty Honey and more to be announced.


Listeners will have the option of purchasing a VIP ticket, which will grant early entry into an exclusive private acoustic performance with Theory of a Deadman at 5:00 PM. The VIP ticket also includes VIP early entry, entry into the VIP only party inside the exclusive Firestick Grill from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM with finger foods and complimentary soda/water served, a 98ROCKFEST commemorative laminate and the best seats in the house.


98ROCKFEST will kick-off with a free pre-show on Ford Thunder Alley (West Plaza) at AMALIE Arena. The pre-show event will be headlined by Dinosaur Pile Up. The 98ROCKFEST Pre-Show on Ford Thunder Alley will also feature interactive contests and special offers from participating sponsors. The event will welcome fans of all ages at 2:00 PM.


For up-to-the-minute information on 98ROCKFEST log onto keyword: 98ROCKFEST or listen to 98ROCK on-air or online via the station’s website, as well as on iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia's free all-in-one digital radio service.


Artists and/or event subject to change or cancellation without notice.


About Ledge Entertainment, LLC

Ledge specialize in producing unforgettable live music events & brand experiences for incredible companies like iHeart Media, Pernod Ricard, The United Nations Development Programme, The Minnesota Twins and DirectTV. Founded in 2006 by music industry veteran, Mike Childs, “LEDGE” has produced more than 3,000 special events featuring top artists like the Foo Fighters, Justin Bieber and Brantley Gilbert, in remarkable venues and locations like Alcatraz and Miami’s Bayfront Park. 


Ledge Entertainment is the go-to partner to handle every aspect of branded entertainment, from booking to production— and everything in between.


About iHeartMedia Tampa

iHeartMedia Tampa Bay owns and operates WBTP-FM, WFLZ-FM, WFLA-AM, WXTB-FM, WFUS-FM, WMTX-FM, WDAE-AM, WHNZ-AM and is part of iHeartMedia.  With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S. and over 85 million social followers, iHeartMedia has the largest national reach of any radio or television outlet in America. As the leader in multiplatform connections, it also serves over 150 local markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets, wearables and smartphones, and on gaming consoles.


iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital radio platform, is the fastest growing digital audio service in the U.S. and offers users thousands of live radio stations, personalized custom artist stations created by just one song or seed artist and the top podcasts and personalities. With over a billion downloads, iHeartRadio reached 90 million registered users faster than any other radio or digital music service and even faster than Facebook.


iHeartMedia’s platforms include radio broadcasting, online, mobile, digital and social media, podcasts, personalities and influencers, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. iHeartMedia is a division of iHeartMedia, Inc. (OTCBB: IHRT). Visit for more company information.


TICKETS: Tickets for this event go on sale Thursday, November 7 at 10:00 AM at the ReliaQuest Ticket Office at AMALIE Arena, Ticketmaster outlets and at Ticket prices are $35.00, $45.00, $65.00, $85.00 and $95.00. VIP ticket packages are $225.00. Prices do not include facility fee or service charges. Advanced parking passes are available at or the ReliaQuest Ticket Office at AMALIE Arena. Visit or call 813.301.2500 for more information. 


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