Photos: Vans Warped Tour invades the Fairplex in Pomona, California

Vans Warped Tour concluded on Sunday at Fairplex in Pomona, California.

Vans Warped Tour Comes Home to Pomona, California

The Pomona Fairgrounds has been the most consistent stop of the summer music festival for the past 20 years.

After an eight week run around the United States, the tour finally found its way home in Southern California.

The punk rock summer music festival has made waves in the scene and in pop culture for the past two decades.

“To me it seems like yesterday and you don’t realize that 23 years has gone by,” – Kevin Lyman

Bands Both New and More Mature Help Conclude the 2017 Installment of the Vans Warped Tour

This year’s tour featured both upcoming acts as well as those that have made their impression over the years.

Some of the more mature acts included Save Ferris, Goldfinger and Barb Wired Dolls.

Most of the bands on this year’s tour were fresh and made their mark on the festival. Some of these bands were Sylar, Too Close to Touch and Silent Planet.

What to Expect for Vans Warped Tour 2018

Although the tour just ended, many fans are looking forward to next year’s festival. While nothing can be confirmed at the moment, it is safe to say that Vans Warped Tour is not going away anytime soon. With the help of primary sponsors, Journey’s, Vans and Monster Energy, Vans Warped Tour will keep rocking cities near you for many summers to come.

Many fans speculate that The Ghost Inside will headline Warped Tour next year. The metalcore act were suppose to headline the festival this year, based on a public statement issued by Founder Kevin Lyman, however, due to health concerns, the band could not make the tour this year and it can cannot be confirmed the next time that the band will tour. Regardless, our team wishes them the best and hopes to see them on the stage again soon.

Post and photos by Matt Saunders (Facebook / Twitter / Instagram / Website)

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About Matt Saunders 85 Articles
My name is Matt and I am a photographer/staff writer for this site. I'm a writer, photographer, musician, gear enthusiasts, and dreamer. My favorite genres are nü metal, indie pop/rock and pop punk. Other than music, dogs and burritos make me happy.

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