Riot Fest Brooklyn cancelled due to tornado warning, refunds offered and tickets honored in Chicago

September 08 2012, 6:50 PM EDT By Brian Kraus

Riot Fest Brooklyn (flyer above) has been cancelled due to a tornado warning. Refunds are offered at point of purchase and tickets will be honored in Chicago for both days of Riot Fest and Carnival.

Read a message from the promoter and tweet from Hot Water Music's Chuck Ragan below.

"Due to inclement weather, we are sorry to inform the fans of Riot Fest that the rest of this evening's performance at Williamsburg Park has been cancelled. Refunds are available at point of purchase. The DESCENDENTS & HOT WATER MUSIC will be performing a free show at St. Vitus tonight at 8 p.m. ALSO, for ticket purchasers, your ticket can also be used for Riot Fest and Carnival (Chicago) next weekend at no cost for Sept. 15 and 16."