Nikstock Music Festival

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Country and Region United StatesNew York
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Owego, New York, USA
Festival Description

Nikstock is an annual rock festival that takes place at the Champion Speedway in Owego. The lineup features 2 stages with over 40 established acts mixed with emerging talents in the field of heavy rock from through the nation. Following the main programming the performances are rounded out with “Insomnia” dance party that kicks off at midnight both nights. The all night party features an outstanding lineup of DJs. The finale is the Nikstock Survivor's Party. Don't miss it!

In June the sister festival — Nikstock II presents popular national metal acts and regional artists. Both Nikstock I and II offer camping an affordable ticket prices.

Festival Dates August 2 - 23, 2013
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Festival Events:

  • Friday, August 2
    • 3 Fat Guys (at 3898 New Court Avenue, Syracuse
    • Fuoco’s Hideaway - The Old Gang Reunion - FREE Admission
    • Nightmare (Alice Cooper Tribute)
    • Jayne Dracula
    • American Primatave
  • Wednesday, August 7
    • 3 Fat Guys (at 3898 New Court Avenue, Syracuse
    • Out of town bands - FREE Admission
    • National Recording Artists — Otherwise
    • Stone Groove
    • Krass Judgement
    • Metal Pistol
    • and more…
  • Friday, August 16
    • Mac’s Bad Art Bar (Route 11, Mattydale, NY)
    • Tribute Band Night - 8 Bands - Doors open at 7:00pm
    • Nightmare (Alice Cooper Tribute)
    • Sabbatage (Black Sabbath)
    • Jayne Dracula
    • and more…
  • Saturday, August 17
    • Edgewood Music Fest at Edgewood Mountain (216 Crow Hill Road, Laurens, NY - located just outside Oneonta)
    • 8 Bands - Nightmare (Alice Cooper Tribute)
    • Temper
    • Liquid Me
    • Dot Dot Dot - She Loves Me Not
    • and more…
      Starts 1:00pm - All day and all night, and there is camping available
  • Friday, August 23
    • Nikstock Survivor Party
    • Wasteland Live ( takes place at 1060 East Main Street, Clarion, PA 16214)
    • Nightmare (Alice Cooper Tribute)


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Practical Info:

  • Champion Speedway
    344 East River Drive
    Owego, NY
  • Gates open at 10:00am


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