Friday, July 6th


5:00 The Maggie Valley Band
6:00 Burlesque
7:00 The Tremors
8:00 The Bo-Stevens
9:00 Viva Le Vox
10:00 Twin Guns
11:00 Matt Walsh & the Movers
12AM Sean K. Preston


6:30 Zodiac Panthers
7:30 The Menders
8:30 Caveman & Bam Bam
9:30 Outlaw Ritual
10:30 Dex Romweber


5:45 Matchstick Johnny
6:45 Alex Culbreth
7:45 Coach N’ Commando
9:45 The Silverhounds

Saturday, July 7th

7AM-4PM Car Show
12PM Big Wheel Races
2:30 Car Show trophies
2:30 Mud Wrestling


5:00 Skye Paige
6:00 Crazy Man Crazy
7:00 The Gotham Rockets
8:00 Wet Wifebeater Contest
9:00 Dirty Rotten Snake in the Grass
10:00 The Straight 8s
11:00 Lara Hope & the Ark-tones
12AM Thunderosa


7:00 Burlesque Showcase
8:00 Wiggle Room Queen Competition


5:30 Deadly Lo-Fi
6:30 Austin Stirling
7:30 Tim Vee
8:30 Jesse Ray Carter Music
9:30 Lords of Mace
11:30 The Wombombs


5:45 Those Gorgeous Bastards
6:45 The Casket Creatures
7:45 Tan & Sober Gentlemen
8:45 Cha Cha’s Cadillac
9:45 The Zoo Peculiar
10:45 Dusty Booze & the Baby Haters

Sunday July 8th


2:00 Krispy Kreme Eating/PBR Drinking Contests
3:00 Adam the First Real Man
4:00 Burlesque
4:15 Upright Bass Slapdown & Showcase
6:00 Bob Fleming & the Cambria Iron Company
7:00 Hickry Hawkins
8:00 Fire Bad!
9:00 Los Eskeletos
10:00 Billy Joe Winghead


4:30 Brokestring & the Empty Promises
5:30 The Hashbrown Belly Boys
6:30 Instant Smile
7:30 Red Neckromancer
8:30 The Buzzards


3:45 Biggins
4:45 Codeine Haze
5:45 Tail Light Rebellion
6:45 Crystal Meh?
7:45 Duane Mark

Join us in celebrating our 18th year of Heavy Rebel Weekender!

Join us in celebrating our 18th year of Heavy Rebel Weekender!

We’ve been throwing the absolute best party with all of your friends for 18 years! 3 days of rockin’ music, classic cars, thrilling sideshow acts, titillating burlesque performances and wild contests! Held over 4th of July weekend in Winston-Salem, NC’s beautiful downtown arts district!

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Interested in playing at HRW? We’d love to hear your band! Please send an e-mail with EPK, links and any band information HERE.¬†Submissions received before January 1, 2018 will receive first consideration.

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PBR Beer Drinking Contest!

Big Wheel Race!

Mud Wrastlin!

Krispy Kreme Doughnut Eating Contest!

Upright Bass Contest!

Wet Wife Beater Contest!

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Adam the Real Man!

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Countdown to HRW 2018!