Actress Tina Fey Conquers Expedition Everest

Universal Orlando Resort Announces Concert Line-up for Rock the Universe 2017



Universal Orlando Resort has announced the concert line-up for this year’s Rock the Universe.  The Christian music festival will take place over two days on September 8 & 9 and include performances from some of today’s hottest Christian artists.  Enjoy a weekend of faith and worship and some of Universal’s headline attractions like Revenge of the Mummy, Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit and more in-between sets.

Here’s the 2017 Rock the Universe Line-up:

September 8

  • Chris Tomlin
  • LeCrae
  • Kari Jobe
  • Lauren Daigle
  • 7eventh Time Down
  • Social Club Misfits
  • Steven Malcolm
  • Hollyn
  • Gawvi
  • Kolby Koloff


  • Casting Crowns
  • for King & Country
  • Thousand Foot Krutch
  • Andy Mineo
  • Family Force 5
  • Ryan Stevenson
  • DJ Promote
  • For All Seasons
  • Hannah Kerr
  • Aaron Cole

Also returning is The Coca-Cola Fan Zone which offers guests a unique experience like nowhere else. Attend autograph sessions with opportunities to interact with your favorite artists. See additional live performances from some of Christian music’s hottest talent such as Steve Malcolm. Hollyn, Kolby Koloff and more. Plus, Electronic Dance Music spins each night with GWAVI and DJ Promote.

Additionally you can also join Saturday night’s candle lighting ceremony and share this meaningful experience with your family, friends and fellow concert goers.

Tickets  will go on-sale soon including the 3-Park Rock Your Weekend ticket, where you can visit all three theme parks throughout the weekend, Universal Studios Florida, Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Universal’s Volcano Bay.

Also,  groups of 10 or more will be able to book the Rock Your Weekend Group Getaway vacation package. This package includes 2-night hotel accommodations at Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort, 2-Park Rock Your Weekend Base tickets and more. To reserve tickets and packages for your group, call 1-800-224-4489.

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To view a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World, please visit our refurbishment page.

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To view a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World, please visit our refurbishment page.

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