[:en]ROCKMARATON FESTIVAL BEGINS NEXT MONTH!
Rockmaraton festival is organized on the Szalki-sziget in Dunaújváros and will take place from June 10th – 16th. Alongside the big names of the metal scene the festival pays special attention to local, Hungarian bands, and that is why nearly 80 locals will perform during the metal festivities.
The festival line up covers all of the genres:
HC/Punk/SKA fans will enjoy Acidez, Total Chaos, Agnostic Front, H2O, Thell Barrio, Talco etc.
Lovers of female fronted metal will enjoy performances of Arch Enemy and Jinjer.
Folk Metal Tuesday with Amorphis, Tyr and some great Hungarian folk metal-celtic bands such as Dalriada, Paddy and the rats, Niburta, Virrasztók, Kylfingar etc.
Katatonia and Moonspell will rock the main stage at Rockmaraton on July 13th with Moonspell making a special 25th anniversary show focusing on their early albums.
Black metal lovers will surely like the line up for Friday 14th when Rotting Christ, Taake, Batushka and 4 more Hungarian band will perform.
The festival ends with Saturday Night Fever and will be as hard as it can be with Sepultura, Obituary, Aborted, Ektomorf, Gutalax and many more great Hungarian bands.
The festival is easy accessible by car or public transportation. There will be a special discount of 50 % for every festival visitor when buying rail ticket. For all transportation info click here.
You can purchase your tickets online before the festival or at the festival site as well. Weekpass, weekendpass and daypasses are available. 5-day tickets cost less than 50 euros and it includes parking and camping fee. Click here to continue your purchase.
There is also a special VIP package which includes many benefits: VIP pass, access to the VIP camp (with private sanitary facilities), VIP area (free WiFi) and the VIP bar with 5000 HUF (17 EUR) worth of free drinks. You also get a VIP parking permit and a merch package. As a special thank you your name will be written next to the official sponsors of the festival. There are only 100 VIP sponsor packs available at a price of 19990 HUF (~70 EUR). You can use it only with a valid season ticket.