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Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons performs at the Zedd Presents WELCOME!, a fundraising concert to benefit the ACLU held at the Staples Center on Monday, April 3, 2017, in Los Angeles. Reynolds announced on July 31 the LOVELOUD concert, intended to bring support and attention to LGBTQ+ youth in Utah.
On Monday, Imagine Dragons lead singer Dan Reynolds announced the LOVELOUD Festival, scheduled for Aug. 26 at Brent Brown Ballpark at Utah Valley University.
LOVELOUD Fest was created to bring support and attention to LGBTQ+ youths in Utah. It will feature Imagine Dragons, Neon Trees, Krewella, Nicholas Petricca from Walk the Moon (acoustic), Joshua James and Aja Volkman (from Nico Vega, and Reynolds' wife). These artists are donating their performances, with all concert proceeds going to a number of local and national charities including Encircle, Stand4Kind, The Trevor Project and GLAAD.
Ticket prices are $11-$25, with VIP packages for $200 that include a T-shirt and other memorabilia. Tickets can be purchased on the LOVELOUD website, Smithstix.com or at any Smith's Tix locations.
Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with music starting at 5:30 p.m. Brent Brown Ballpark is located at 800 W. University Parkway in Orem.
LOVELOUD Fest is intended to be an annual event.