The Vans Warped Tour is well famed as America's premier music and lifestyle festivel.Kevin Lyman after working on events that paired skateboarding competitions with live music decided to conduct a national tour by combining extreme sports with live punk music togather in 1995. Several years after its inception, Warped Tour went international in 1998 to include venues in Australia, Japan and even Europe, as well as the United States. The Vans Warped Tour is turned as the the longest-running traveling music and extreme sports festival in today's world. Over the years, Warped Tour has had as many as 100 bands playing during the summer months, at various venues across the country. The Warped Tour features performances by musicians as well as athletes.The athletic participants in Vans Warped perform skateboarding and BMX cycling. There is also several tents set up at the venue that sell a wide range of goods like t-shirts, shoes, CDs and pins.
Warped Tour 2014 is the 20th annual Summer Warped Tour festival.They join the over 90+ bands and artists announced since December to part of Warped Tour 2014.