The International Event of the ViNEYARD OF Nantes
2016 tickets available from sep 15th onwards.
Xth Hellfest - 17th to 19th June 2016.
The biggest event in the Nantes area
With a record attendance of 150,000 people reached in 2014, Hellfest has multiplied its attendance by six in just seven years. The originality of the artistic side of the festival has allowed it to achieve international recognition. Born from the passion of its young founders, it maintains its difference and independence - Hellfest has become the biggest, baddest and best French festival of extreme music
An international experience
Hellfest is sign of the rich diversity of life in the Vignoble de Nantes. Born of the passion of young people of the country, it has become its pride. Since its origin, its distinctive artistic flavour has enabled the festival to gain international recognition with artists and audiences coming from over 70 different countries. By cultivating its difference and promoting cultural and artistic diversity, Hellfest is now one of the most important promotional and tourist landmark events in the vignoble. Hellfest is the biggest festival in the Pays de la Loire and the third biggest in France. 2016 should confirm its position as the heavyweight French festival.
PLEASE NOTE: There's plenty going on in town for festivalgoers. Since 2007 the festival has been invited into the town of Clisson with its unique historic setting. Clisson Castle is open free for the duration of the Festival.