Decimate MetalFest is back for its third consecutive year and is proud to announce changes to its programming and venue. For its first two years, DMF was held in Calgary, AB and will now be hosted in Penhold, AB (Red Deer County) (17km South-West of Red Deer, 146km North of Calgary) from June 12-14 at the Shady Nook Hall for its 2020 line-up. This year's edition will also be an all-ages event along with camping for attendees.
This year's roster promises an array of musical styling and talents along with burlesque, comedy, and more for a total of 40 performing acts from across Canada and the United States.
Bands currently announced are as follows with more to be announced in the coming weeks.
For updates, please follow the DMF Facebook page here or Facebook event here .
Decimate MetalFest 2020 Line-Up (more to be announced):
5¢ Freakshow (Calgary, AB)
No Faith In Fortune (Drayton Valley, AB)
Juliet Ruin (Edmonton, AB)
Caveat (Calgary, AB)
Born For Tomorrow (Calgary, AB)
At Dawn's Edge (Toronto, ON)
Spurn (Calgary, AB)
Fjell Thyngor (Calgary, AB)
The 21st Agenda (Red Deer, AB)
Lightning Ant Music School (Calgary, AB)
Fallen Stars (Vancouver, BC)
Disturb The Dead (Devon, AB)
Codeout (Edmonton, AB)
Tickets for DMF are now available at the following link here: https://decimatemf.
Camping for tents is included in the price of your weekend pass.
RV's add $50 on top of ticket purchase due to space limitations.
DMF encourages carpooling to the event. Please join their rideshare group on Facebook here .
Early Bird ticket pricing as follows:
February 17 - March 1 - $80.00
March 2 - March 15 - $90.00
March 16 - March 29 - $100.00
March 30 - April 9 - $110.00
After April 9th, full ticket price - $120.00
Approximate hours of operation for the festival will be:
Friday, June 12th - 6:00PM - 2:00AM
Saturday, June 13th - 11:00AM - 2:00AM
Sunday, June 14th - 11:00AM - 10:00PM
Previous years of Decimate MetalFest included bands such as: Into Eternity (Regina, SK), Hammerdrone (Calgary, AB), Centuries of Decay (Toronto, ON), Tortured Saint (London, ON), Quietus (Edmonton, AB), SYRYN (Calgary, AB), KOSM (Vancouver, BC), Hazzardous Material Burlesque, (Calgary, AB), School of Rock Calgary South (Performance Band -18), Ninjaspy (Vancouver, BC), Widow's Peak (Calgary, AB), NYLITHIA (Vancouver, BC), Blackwater Burial (Vancouver, BC), Insurrection (Gatineau, QC), Pecado (Calgary, AB), Sludgehammer (Toronto, ON), Gatekeeper (Vancouver, BC), BLQ - Benevolent Like Quietus (Calgary, AB), ODINFIST (Armstrong, BC), Tessitura Official (Edmonton, AB), Filth (Shelby, NC), Insvrgence (Austin, TX), and many more!
If you are interested in Volunteering at Decimate MetalFest, please fill out the form here: https://decimatemf.
If you are interested in helping to sponsor Decimate MetalFest, you can do so by e-mailing decimatemetalfest[@]
Disclaimer: Decimate MetalFest is a family-friendly festival, but please keep in mind that there will be alcohol served in the venue and people will be bringing their own on the grounds. We also will be featuring bands that have vulgar lyrics as well as dark and disturbing themes. Some may have fake blood and others may have parts of dead animals as props. Included in our programming, we will be having burlesque dancers who will be displaying partial nudity and as well may have fake blood and gore involved in their performance. Included in our side performances, we will have a comedian who may use profanity as well as have sensitive topic matters in his routine. Decimate MetalFest is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged to personal items. We ask that you keep all these in mind if bringing children to the festival. We also ask that you respect our performers, bands, staff and the grounds, and to please follow all rules and regulations set forth by the festival, the venue, and the respective governments. Failure to do so may result in our staff revoking your privilege to attend and remain on the grounds. Above all, we wish to provide you with a unique experience that you can enjoy and we would like to say thank you for your patronage to Decimate MetalFest where our goal is to make MetalFest Memories." #metalmakesmemories
Decimate MetalFest is a proud member of the Western Canadian Metal Festival Alliance
Check out other WCMFA festivals:
Armstrong MetalFest - AMF
Loud as Hell Festival
Hyperspace Metal Festival