On Saturday, February 20th, at the close of the convention, Giant Vapes is sponsoring a live concert on the great lawn.  Multi-Platinum rockers Candlebox and Saliva will be headlining the show with We, Beloved and Moon Pigeon as opening acts. This concert will be free of charge as long as you have your badge from the show. If you would like to attend just the concert, we request a small donation of $20 to The Vape a Vet Project.


Candlebox is an American rock band from Seattle, Washington. Since its formation in 1990, the group has released five studio albums, which have achieved multi-platinum and gold certification, as well as numerous charting singles, a compilation, and a CD+DVD.

They found immediate success with the release of their self-titled debut album in July 1993. It featured some of the band’s biggest hit singles, including “Far Behind” and “You”, and was certified platinum by the RIAA four times. Their next two albums, Lucy and Happy Pills, also sold well. Candlebox went on indefinite hiatus in 2000. The band reunited in 2006, and two years later, they released their fourth album Into the Sun, followed by an extensive tour. Their latest album, Love Stories & Other Musings, was released in April 2012.


Saliva is an American rock band formed in Memphis, Tennessee, in September 1996. Saliva released their self-titled debut album on August 26, 1997.

They went on to release their second studio album Every Six Seconds which included the hit “Click Click Boom.” Saliva later released their third studio album titled Back into Your System on November 12, 2002 which reached No. 19 on the Billboard 200. Back into Your System launched one of Saliva’s most successful songs, “Always”, reaching No. 51 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 1 on the Modern Rock Chart. Three years after Survival of the Sickest, Saliva released Blood Stained Love Story on January 23, 2007, repeating Back into Your System’s chart performance at No. 19 on the Billboard 200. Its first single, “Ladies and Gentlemen”, peaked at No. 2 on the Mainstream Rock Chart.


We, Beloved is a 3-piece upbeat rock band with punk rock influences.

Their first single “I Conquer” debuted in May 2011, In August 2013, the EP “Where Shepherds Become Kings” released featuring the single “The Answer”. The next following year they released the “New Beginnings” Ep in December of 2014 featuring the rocking single “Go Go! Oh No!”.

The new full length album “Home” is currently being recording and to be released in 2016.


Moon Pigeon is a gathering of South Florida musicians that churn original edgy prog-alt rock out of the depths of Miami’s savagely populated underbelly. Coffee anyone?