This is the unmissable French music event for all metal fans and other lovers of high-decibel music… Every year since 2006, the Hellfest Summer Open Air aka Hellfest Festival welcomes many bands especially playing metal and punk hardcore music.
Also welcoming several dozens of thousands of festivalgoers and cult bands known worldwide such as Alice Cooper, Kiss, Motörhead and Mötley Crüe, the Hellfest has become one of the main European music festivals and one of the main cultural events in France.
In 2019, the festival welcomed prestigious artists such as Slayer, Gojira, Dropkick Murphys, Mass Hysteria, ZZ TOp, Kiss, Dream Theater, Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd and even Slash. Unfortunately, Hellfest has had to cancel the editions 2020 and 2021 because of the health crisis. But the festival delayed the 15th edition to 2022, from Friday June17 to Sunday 19 in Clisson.
Moving on to the lineup, many bands will be there including Faith No More, Korn, Deftones, Volbeat, Judas Priest, The Offspring, as well as Deep Purple. As for the rest, Five Finger Death Punch, Avenged Sevenfold, and even Dropkick Murphys and Puscifer will be in. For the record, all tickets have been sold for this edition already.
But good news come in paris, this Thursday June 17, Hellfest announces a second edition in 2022. Yes, you read well. This Hellfest 2 is to be enjoyed from Thursday June 23 to Sunday 26, 2022 with an incredible lineup likely to make people jealous. Metallica will perform the closing concert of Hellfest in 2022. More names? Scorpions, Nine Inch Nails, Guns N'Roses, Alice Cooper, Sabaron, Ministry, Bad Religion, Nightwish, Airbourne, Epica as well as Avatar.
As for tickets, the 4-day pass for this Hellfest 2 will cost €289. Presales for 2020 Pass-holders are planned on July 6 at 1 p.m. (Paris time) on www.hellfest.fr, and the general ticketing service opens the day after, namely on July 7, at 1 p.m. (Paris time) on www.hellfest.fr. Anyway, allow €105 for the 1-Day pass. Public ticketing service opening on July 8 at 1 p.m. on www.hellfest.fr.
Dates and Opening Time
From 17 June 2022 to 26 June 2022
Site du Hellfest
Rue du Champ Louet