The annual punk rock summit will return for a third year to the Las Vegas Festival Grounds, kicking off Oct. 19, 2024. Also on the bill with MCR and FOB are A Day to Remember, Jimmy Eat World, Pierce the Veil, The Used, Simple Plan, Dashboard Confessional and dozens more.
The festival also promises that each group will perform an album in full, with highlights including My Chemical Romance’s The Black Parade, Jimmy Eat World’s Bleed American and A Day to Remember’s Homesick.
Fans can sign up for tickets now on When We Were Young’s website to receive an access code for the 10 a.m. presale on Friday (Nov. 17). If there are still spots left after the presale, remaining tickets will go on sale to the general public later that day at 2 p.m. PT.
“Now Come One, Come All To This Tragic Affair………………,” wrote My Chemical Romance on the band’s Instagram page, sharing a poster for the festival.
Fall Out Boy also shared the poster to Instagram, writing, “headlining next year’s @whenwewereyoungfest see ya then Vegas ✌️”
The 2024 dates mark When We Were Young’s third year in Vegas, with MCR and Paramore headlining its inaugural festival there in 2022. Last year, Blink-182 and Green Day headlined the bill, which also included 5 Seconds of Summer, All Time Low, 30 Seconds to Mars, Good Charlotte, The Offspring, Something Corporate, Yellowcard and more.
See When We Were Young Festival’s 2024 lineup announcement below: