Big news for fans of Holiday World's Rock the World concert.  The park has announced this year's headliner!

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The Dove Award-winning Christian rock band Skillet will headline Holiday World’s “Rock the World” concert in August. This marks the sixth year for the park's Christian music fest, which includes a day at the park, plus an evening concert. In addition to Skillet, main-stage performances will include Hawk Nelson, Ryan Stevenson, and Hollyn.

Plus, throughout Rock the World day, a series of regional Christian Rock bands will perform in Holiday World. And your favorites can audition for a spot in the line-up. E-auditions for regional groups will be accepted through April 8 via a link provided at

Holiday World's Rock the World Christian Music Fest will be held on Saturday, August 19. Information about premium, group, and discount tickets for the day-long event is available at or call 1-800-467-2682.