The Used, Saosin, Lit, Sugarcult, Death by Stereo, John Easdale of Dramarama, Divide the Day and Longway headline the Spare The Air Music Festival on August 30 at the Fullerton Transportation Center in Fullerton, CA.
“In 1994, we started what eventually became the largest Earth Day festival in the United States,” said Sean Francis, the event’s promoter and organizer, in a statement. “With the wide range of environmental issues confronting our planet, from global warming to depleting energy sources, our focus is to promote awareness of public transportation options, global warming and alternative fuels and energies.”
Hosted by KROQ, 106.7-FM’s Stryker, attendance is anticipated to be upward of 20,000 people The line-up for the Ozone Dance Tent will feature Peanut Butter Wolf, DJ Harvey, B-Side Players, Free theRobots, DJ Pubes and Jamie Allensworth.
General tickets are $10.67; VIP tickets are $106.70 and include a backstage pass, free food and drinks. Admission is free for children ages five and under.
Spare the Air is a program established by the Air Quality Management District to combat air pollution during the summer, the season when clear skies, hot temperatures, lighter winds, and a strong temperature inversion combine and trap air pollutants near the ground.