Hammerfest 2010

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Thursday 11th to Saturday 13th March 2010
Pontins Holiday Camp in Prestatyn, North Wales, Wales MAP
from £95 per head, based on a group of seven people sharing
Last updated: Thu 4th Feb 2010

Bringing heavy metal to to Wales for an enjoyable weekend. The atmosphere remains upbeat throughout the festival, and despite the frightening amount of alcohol being consumed in all corners, there is rarely if ever any trouble from to be found. This is a festival which really does exist for the music.

Hammerfest the festival for metal fans run by the people put on Hard Rock Hell and Metal Hammer returns for its second year. Hammerfest will take place on Thursday 11th until Saturday 13th March at Pontins Holiday Camp in Prestatyn, North Wales.

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The confirmed acts include headliners Five Finger Death Punch (on Friday), plus Iced Earth (UK exclusive), Devil Driver (Spring exclusive), Skindred, Katatonia, Orange Goblin, Attica Rage, Panic Cell, Napalm Death, White Wizard (exclusive), Epica, Heathen, Hell Fighter, Marshall Law, Godsized, The More I See, Conquest Of Steel, Isolysis, Zico Chain, Belligerence, Huron, Dark Funeral, Malefice, Rise to Remain, and more. For the line-up details as available please click here. Expect more than 50 metal bands taking the stage across six arenas. There will also be a 360 degree metal experience called 'Rise Of An Empire'.


Weekend tickets, for anyone 16+ years old, are available and include two night's accommodation in holiday apartments. Tickets are available priced from £95 per head, based on a group of seven people sharing a seven-berth apartment.

Tickets include two nights' accommodation and entrance to all 6 arenas as well as free car parking. Only VIP tickets include accommodation for the additional Thursday night, alternatively Thursday night add ons can be purchased for an additional £20.

To buy tickets, click here.


The apartment structure at Prestatyn offers a limited number of apartments for 2's and 3's. The main bulk of apartments sleep 4, 5, 6 and 7. The more people in an apartment, the cheaper the price of the ticket. Entrance into all arenas is included, check-out 12 midday on Sunday. Onsite car parking included as well as private bathroom, fitted kitchen, lounge, TV, bed linen (bathroom towels NOT provided), and free electricity.

More information will be here when available.

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