Co-Presented by NW Metalworx Music and Metalshop On Kisw, NW Metalfest will feature over a dozen bands on two stages over two nights — March 9th and 10th, 2018 — at El Corazon/Funouse in Seattle, Washington. A blend of reunited original '80s bands, musicians who played the early Metalfests and Headbanger's Balls at Lake Hills, Moore Theater, etc. and newer bands who carry the torch. Music, merchandise, history, awards and more. Come down and celebrate the rich Northwest history of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal!
Brought to you in part by Deschutes Brewery, Guardians Of The Northwest, American Music and Mountain Mist Water.
FRIDAY MARCH 9th and SATURDAY MARCH 10th at El Corazon and Funhouse Seattle. 21+
Sunday MARCH 11th — Bangover Brunch / Flea Market with DJ Wes Craven and DJ Roaring Blood; vendors and food specials at Highline Bar — Event Page and Tickets: TBA
REGULAR PRICE WEEKEND PASSES AVAILABLE NOW AND SINGLE DAYS TO FOLLOW.
LINEUP: **NOTE OUR LINEUP IS CURRENTLY FULL FOR 2018**
Q5 (Playing the Steel The Light album in its entirety for the first time ever!)
Heir Apparent (playing classic HA material as well as debuting brand new music)
Cruella Portland Metal (First reunion show since '99)
Glacier (Performing officially as Glacier for the first time since the 1980s, joined by former members on stage)
The accused AD (Playing «More Fun Than An Open Casket Funeral» and more!)
Gatekeeper (Vancouver, BC)
PALOOKA (with guests, playing a special set of NW classics)
Taist Of Iron
RIOT CITY (ex-Vancouver, BC — Currently Calgary, Alberta)
Time Rift (PDX)
Whizkey Stik (Astoria, OR)
WILD DOGS (Matt McCourt and crew will also showcase classics from Dr. Mastermind and Mayhem)