The 18th annual Milwaukee Metalfest is set to take place in just two weeks — on Friday and Saturday, July 30 and 31 — at Milwaukee's Modjeska Theatre.
The first year at the Modjeska, this year's festival will feature two stages — one indoors and one outdoors. Over 90 bands will perform over the course of two days.
Bands scheduled to perform are:
BLACK DAHLIA MURDER
DEEDS OF FLESH
WATCH THEM DIE
LITTLE GREEN MEN
BELT FED WEAPON
BEYOND THE FLESH
LIFE OF SIN
ALL OR NOTHING
DEAD TO SILENCE
WRATH OF KILLENSTEIN
TWENTY RIPPED ANGEL
The Milwaukee Metalfest is an all-ages event. Alcohol will be served with proper ID. Re-entry will be permitted until 5 p.m.
Tickets are $60 for a two-day pass and $36 for a single day, and are available at all Ticketmaster locations, Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone (414/276-4545), and the Modjeska Theatre box office.
The Modjeska Theatre is located at 1134 W. Mitchell Street, just two miles south of the US Cellular Arena, the Metalfest's previous home.
A Metalfest pre-party will be held Thursday, July 29 at Vnuk's, located at
5036 S. Packard Avenue. Six bands will perform. Tickets are $10 at the door or $5 with a Metalfest ticket. For more info, call (414) 481-1655.