The Vans Warped Tour rolled into The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton once again on July 21, mixing bands from various genres and including some established names among the many younger up-and-coming acts.
The usual backstage shenanigans on this hot (and occasionally rainy) summer day were well-documented on social media…
SILVERTOOTH is about to hit the Monster Stage here in Scranton! pic.twitter.com/GiJCprXaKf
— VansWarpedTour (@VansWarpedTour) July 21, 2015
…as was the generosity of thousands of attendees, who visited tents dedicated to various causes and donated three tons of canned food to Feed Our Children NOW! in exchange for Express Entry wristbands; the food was later given to United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania.
Thank you to everyone who donated today in Scranton, Pa!!!! We collected 3 tons of food! pic.twitter.com/iz37YO8aML
— FeedOurChildrenNOW! (@FeedOurChildren) July 21, 2015
With over 70 artists on nine stages, there was plenty to photograph, so here is just a sample of what we witnessed on Tuesday.
by Keith Perks
Keith is an artist, photographer, and writer. He loves diners, dive bars, Southern culture, anything Irish, and vintage America. He knows Cytoxan kicks in after about eight hours and he once helped save a green pig.