Chain Reaction, a renowned punk venue, and Live Nation are bringing back Chain Fest. The festival will take place at the Five Points Amphitheater on Saturday, October 23 in Irvine California.

This event is two years in the making and promises to be another great one with a lineup that includes Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday, Circa Survive, Mayday Parade, Anberlin, Cartel, Envy on the Coast, and The Summer Set.

Chain Reaction’s personality has been brought to a larger stage with the reemergence of Chain Fest. Doors for Chain Fest are at 1:00 p.m. and the show starts at 2:00 p.m. The Five-Point Amphitheater is at 14800 Chinon, Irvine, CA 92618. Tickets are now available for GA Seat: $59.90 and VIP: $179.90.

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Chain Reaction is known an iconic punk venue in Southern California. The venue has been described as the “CBGB‘s of the Left Coast,” Chain Reaction opened in 1996. The intimate venue has played host to bands such as Fall Out Boy, Taking Back Sunday and Death Cab For Cutie. Chain Reaction was an ages and alcohol-free venue. This allows teens and others to have a safe to watch some of their favorite bands perform. The most recent and only Chain Fest was in 2016, to celebrate 20 years of the legendary venue.

Many of the bands are slated to play songs from very special albums in their careers. Circa Survive will play songs from Blue Sky Noise, which they are about to head out on tour to play. Saves the Day will be performing their seminal album Through Being Cool. Glassjaw and Cartel are also playing tracks from their debut albums. Those are Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Silence and Chroma, respectively.

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