Information in English

The fifth edition of Gefle Metal Festival will take Place July 9th – 11th. There will be three days filled with hard metal such as thrash, black, death etc at the Gasklockorna area in Gävle, Sweden.
Gasklockorna is a well known festival area and it’s walking distance from Gävle City centre. Hotels, youth hostels and shops are close by and it’s easy to reach the festival with trains and busses. In the festival area’s proximity you will find a camping for tents and caravans.
At the festival area you will find a wide variety of food and drinks. The festival has got three stages; two outdoors and one Indoors.
Welcome to Gefle Metal Festival 2020!


Age limit: 13 years.
The ticket is valid as festival entry Thursday-Saturday.
Opening Hours
Wednesday 18:30-23:30 (Avantasia)
Thursday 16:00-01:00
Friday 13:00-01.00
Saturday 13:00-01.00


Tickets can be purchased here.



Due to Swedish Law smoking is prohibited in the festival area except in the designated smoking area.


The ticket is valid as entry to the camping site for one person. Camping opens Wednesday 8th July 12.00 and closes Sunday 12th of July 13.00.
The camping site is walking distance from the festival area, the address is Sältavägen. There are showers and toilets in the camping area. If you need any help at the camping, please ask any of the camping hosts that work there. Please note that there is no electricity at the camping area and it’s not allowed to bring your own power generator.


The ticket is valid as entry for one caravan or one motorcycle to the camping site. Please note that each person must have their own camping ticket.


The ticket is valid for one car at the parking which is situated next to the camping site. Opening hours are Wednesday 12.00 until Sunday 13.00. The cost is SEK 325 (no matter how long you stay).


We accept accreditation applications from 31 March to 24 June. Applications should be sent to:


Your ticket will be exchanged for a wristband. The exchange is situated at the festival’s entrance will be open:
Wednesday 12.00-22.00 Thursday 12.00-00.00 Friday 12.00-00.00 Saturday 13.00-00.00
A lost wristband will not be refunded.


At the entrance you will have the possibility to leave clothes, bags, backpacks etc, this cost SEK 40 per item. Please note that for safety reasons no bags larger than 40cm x 40cm x 20cm are allowed in the festival area.


Nettbuss Line 1 goes every twenty minutes from Gävle Central, then you have to get off Atlasgatan. From Gasklockorna, buses leave every half hour around xx: 36 and xx: 06 all day until noon. 02:06.


There will be a lot of people in a limited area so safety is a high priority. Please show respect and consideration to other festival visitors. For safety reasons, all people will be searched at the entrance. Please note that the following items aren’t allowed in the festival area or in the camping area:
 * Weapons
 * Drugs
 * Glass bottles
 * Masks
 * Flammable fluids
 * Pyrotechnics
 * Power generators
 * Animals
 * Car batteries
 * Gasol
 * Spray cans
In addition to this, the following items aren’t allowed in the actual festival area:
 * Bags, backpacks etc larger than 40 cm x 40 cm x 20 cm
 * Chairs
 * Umbrellas
 * Food and drinks
 * Sound systems
 * SLR cameras and similar cameras


There are fire extinguishers and trained staff both at the festival area and the camping area. All fires are totally forbidden. Barbecues can be done at designated areas.


There is a lot of medics at the festival area. Please check the festival map to find the medics tent.


Due to the Swedish authorities’ rules regarding noise limits there age limit is 13 years. Recommended age limit for the camping area is 16 years.


Please go to the information close to the entrance if you have lost anything. After the festival all found items will be delivered to the Gävle Police.