Florida isn't the only place to go and see a weekends worth of great live outdoor music.   In fact, when it gets hot down here, heading up north might just be the answer.  Like the by now famous and getting bigger by the year, "Rock on the Range" outdoor festival in Columbus, Ohio.  Here is the lineup and festival dates:

May 17, 18, 19, 2013

Soundgarden, Alice In Chains, Smashing Pumpkins, Korn, Bush, Stone Sour, Three Days Grace, Papa Roach, Cheap Trick, Bullet For My Valentine, Volbeat, Lamb Of God, Skillet, A Day To Remember, Buckcherry, Halestorm, Hollywood Undead, All That Remains, Device (with David Draiman), Steel Panther, Sevendust, Sick Puppies, Asking Alexandria, Pop Evil, In Flames, Clutch, In This Moment, Black Veil Brides, The Sword, Ghost, Motionless In White, Red, Deuce, Middle Class Rut, Big Wreck, Oleander, Otherwise, Red Line Chemistry, Young Guns, Thousand Foot Krutch, Mindset Evolution, Tracer, Beware Of Darkness, Heaven's Basement, American Fangs, Love And Death, Gemini Syndrome.

If you go make sure you take lots of pictures for us to post on the Gater's photo page.