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Alice Cooper and Blue Oyster Join Lineup of New Jersey’s Rock Carnival Festival


Andreas Rentz/Getty ImagesAlice Cooper and Blue Oyster Cult are among the hard-rock acts added to the lineup of the second annual Rock Carnival festival, which takes place at FirstEnergy Park in Lakewood, New Jersey, from September 30 through October 2.

Among the other artists who have joined the bill are the Zakk Wylde-fronted Black Sabbath tribute band Zakk Sabbath, Zebra, Jackyl and Clutch. Cooper, Blue Oyster Cult, Zakk Sabbath and Clutch all are scheduled to perform on Friday, September 30, while Zebra and Jackyl will play on Saturday, October 1.

Previously announced performers include Twisted Sister, Ace Frehley, Cinderella‘s Tom Keifer, Dokken, Overkill, Fuel and Monster Magnet. Twisted Sister will play a headlining set on October 1 that’s being billed as the glam-metal group’s last-ever performance in the New York metro area.

Besides the rocking performances, there also will be a carnival area, amusement park-style rides, food trucks, professional wrestling, pig racing and other activities.

Tickets are available now at Ticketfly.com. For more information about the festival, visit TheRockCarnival.com.

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