Lineup for this year's Rock of Vegas Summer Concert Series

Lineup for this year's Rock of Vegas Summer Concert Series

By Joyce Lupiani. CREATED May 13, 2014 - UPDATED: Aug 26, 2014

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The very popular Rock of Vegas Summer Concert Series kicks off this weekend with a performance by Marianas Trench.

The concerts will take place on the 3rd Street Stage at 3rd and Fremont streets or the 1st Street Stage at 1st and Fremont streets.

All shows are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Ample parking is available at the Fremont Street Experience garage or at any of the casinos that line Fremont Street.

All concerts begin at 9 p.m.

Other concerts in the series include:

May 24 -- Karmin, 1st Street Stage
June 14 -- 3 Doors Down, 3rd Street Stage
July 4 -- Papa Roach, POD and LIT
July 18 -- Summerland Tour 2014: Everclear, Soul Asylum, Eve 6 and Space Hog, 1st Street Stage
Aug. 9 -- Seether
Aug. 15 -- Deep Purple
Aug. 18 -- Deep Purple, 3rd Street Stage
Aug. 30 -- Fuel, Drowning Pool, Royal Bliss and Local H

Marianas Trench is kicking off the series on May 18. The 2013 JUNO Group of the Year first came to national attention with their 2011 smash hit album "Ever After."

The genre-bending pop duo Karmin will perform during Memorial Day Weekend. In the three years since Karmin’s Amy Heidemann and Nick Noonan signed to Epic Records, they have earned accolades from hip-hop heavy hitters The Roots’ Questlove, Diplo, Jermaine Dupree, and The Game, performed more than 600 live shows, and racked up nearly a billion collective views of their eye-popping videos.

3 Doors Down is an American rock band from Mississippi who formed in 1996. They rose to international fame with their first single "Kryptonite." Other hits include "When I'm Gone" and "Here Without You." The band's fifth studio album "Time of My Life" debut at No. 3 on the charts in 2011. Since the start of their career, they have sold more than 20 million albums worldwide.

The Summerland Tour is an annual 1990's music tour. It made its debut in 2012 and featured Everclear, Gin Blossoms, Lit, Marcy Playground and Sugar Ray. It was named in the "The Ten Hottest Summer Package Tours of 2012" by Rolling Stone magazine.

The English rock band Deep Purple is known as one of the pioneers of rock music. Hit songs include "Smoke on the Water," "Fireball" and "Speed King." The band formed in 1968 and is considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock.

More bands will be added in upcoming weeks. Check back often for additions to the schedule. Click here for more information.

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