Giant F#%king Dinosaurs
Headbang alongside 100+ of the most epic prehistoric beasts of the mesozoic era. We added 3x more lifesize dinosaurs since 2017, including ones you can ride!
1,000,000 Watts of Bass
PK Sound will be bringing out over 1 million watts of earth shattering bass between the 2 massive main stages!
2 Full Size Mainstages
Prepare to go back in time for the return of the Prehistoric Paradox, now with bigger screens, bigger volcanoes, more dinos and tons more bells and whistles. Plus, get ready for an all new second mainstage!
NEW: Late Night Sound Camps
When the festival closes, the party continues in the campgrounds! Head to the sound camps for fresh sounds by the hottest up and coming DJs and producers from all different genres, your favorite midwest locals, plus surprise sets and B2Bs from some of the biggest artists on the lineup.
NEW: Asteroid Bar
Forged in a collision of astronomical proportions, is our all new gathering space under the stars. Meet up with friends and grab a cold drink at the Asteroid Bar!
NEW: Immersive Environments
All new chill zones, art inspired walkways, trippy forest lighting, and expanded prehistoric decor will having you questioning if dinosaurs actually ever went extinct.
We surveyed the community and booked your favorite food vendors throughout the midwest region and beyond. Lost Lands 2018 food lineup will have something for every herbivore and carnivore at the festival.
The ancients of Legend Valley once wrote, “A gallon a day keeps the bad vibes away.” We have added many more free water refill stations all over the venue and will continue to sell bottled water for just $2 everywhere.
Craft Beer, Cocktails, and Wine
Prehistoric-themed libations, ice cold local brews and wine will be available for all cave people over the age of 21.
Music Production Workshops
Dial in your beats with interactive workshops taught by some of the best minds in the industry. KJ Sawka, ill.Gates and Protohype aren’t holding anything back.
Shopping for Days
The official merch booth will be returning near the main entrance with massive selections of all new Lost Lands and Excision gear. Plus, we will have vendor rows with all kinds of art, clothes and souvenirs for sale both in the festival and the campgrounds.
Keep It Green
We have partnered with Ohio-based Zero Waste Event Productions to help us go green for 2018! With your help, we can divert as much waste as possible away from landfills and into local recycling and compost centers.
Gongs, Yoga, and Massage
In addition to multiple yoga classes each morning, we are adding a unique gong sound bath experience and bringing back the Headbanger Neck Clinic massage center! Plus even more wellness activities to be announced.
We have invited some of the most divergent artists from around the region to take inspiration from our prehistoric lands and create live art pieces before your eyes.