First, the news dropped that Ozzy Osbourne will embark on a farewell tour, starting with overseas dates in 2018. Now, we have Ozzy's first official U.S. tour date for 2018, and it's a major festival gig alongside a crop of other metal and rock acts.

Ozzy Osbourne and Avenged Sevenfold are slated to headline the 2018 Welcome to Rockville festival, joining the previously announced headliners Foo Fighters.

The Welcome to Rockville lineup also brings Halestorm, Queens of the Stone Age, Stone Sour, Five Finger Death Punch, Godmsack, Breaking Benjamin, Killswitch Engage, Black Veil Brides, Sevendust, Asking Alexandria, Bullet for My Valentine, Billy Idol, Hollywood Undead, Atreyu, Pop Evil, Clutch, Greta Van Fleet, Avatar, Baroness and Trivium, among others.

Halestorm

The three-day Welcome to Rockville festival is scheduled for April 27 through 29 (2018) in Jacksonville, Florida. It's part of the World's Loudest Month festival series. 

For full festival details and ticket information, head to WelcometoRockville.com.

Photo credit: Anne Erickson