The upcoming Louder Than Life Festival, set for Sept. 23 to 26, 2021, in Louisville, Kentucky, will require attendees to have proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of the first day of entry.
The promoter, Danny Wimmer Presents, released the following press release:
“At the upcoming Louder Than Life festival, safety is the NUMBER ONE concern. To protect the health of fans, artists, staff and crew, all attendees will be required to show proof of either (i.) full COVID-19 vaccination or (ii.) a negative COVID-19 test.
“For those not yet vaccinated, the last day to receive the second shot of Moderna or Pfizer, or the single dose of Johnson & Johnson, is Thursday, September 8 (campers) or Friday, September 9 (non-campers).
“For fans who are not fully vaccinated, a negative COVID-19 test result must be obtained within 72-hours of the first day of coming into the campgrounds OR festival grounds.
“Louder Than Life will require masks in any indoor spaces, regardless of vaccination status, and strongly requests that all fans wear a mask while in the camp or festival grounds.
“In addition, Louder Than Life will have increased hand sanitizer stations on site, additional cleaning crews in high touch areas and will be offering a cashless option for convenient check-out at dedicated food, beverage and merch lines.
“We thank you for your patronage, support and compliance during these unprecedented times. We are all in this together.
“Full details regarding Louder Than Life’s COVID-19 Health & Safety policy can be found at https://louderthanlifefestival.com/healthandsafety/.”
The four-day festival will feature headliners Metallica (playing two nights), Nine Inch Nails and Korn, along with Mudvayne, Staind, Judas Priest, Jane’s Addiction, Rise Against and many more.