Hosted by Testament’s Chuck Billy Slaughter by the Water 3 will be taking place on the haunted USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier. Slaughter by the Water 3 is sponsored by: Monster Energy Drink, Lock & Shock, Rock the Bike, Bay Area Rocks, Scion, Native American Health Center Dunlop, Anchor Bay Tattoos, Ustream and Expressions College. Slaughter by the Water 3 has confirmed Exodus as a headliner and will include performances by: Severed Fifth, Absu, Witchhaven, Impaled, Autopsy, Fog of War and Abysmal Dawn.

Main stage performances  begin at 5:00 PM and go until 12:30 AM aboard the USS Hornet.

GET TO THE HORNET EARLY! All main stage ticket purchases also entitle you to a discounted admission rate to freely roam the USS Hornet on the day of the event between the hours of 10am to 4pm. Discounted admission is $12.00 per person in addition to the cost of the general admission ticket. Slaughter By The Water general admission tickets only get you access to the ship and our private tours after 5pm.

There is free parking at this event.

Private Tours (groups of 15) available after 5pm include:

2nd Deck Tour: The Sick Bay, Torpedo Room, Marine Detachment Unit, Chapel, and more.

Island tour: Sit in the Ship's Captain's Chair, explore the Pilot house and Admirals Bridge, go to the top secret Combat Information Center and see the view from the Primary Flight Control the Air traffic control tower of the Aircraft Carrier, USS Hornet.

Haunted Tour: Forecastle - ghost stories from where the tidal wave hit the USS Hornet Museum.