July 13-15

Gasklockorna gävle Sweden

Gasklockorna gävle Sweden

Gefle Metal Festival takes place July 13-15 in Gävle Sweden. It 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, hostels and shops are close by and it's easy to reach the festival with trains and buses. In the festival area's proximity you will find a camping for tents and caravans.

Opening Hours

Camping site and parking

Wednesday 12:00 - Sunday 12:00

stage area

Thursday 13:00 – 00:00

Friday 13:00 – 00:15

Saturday 13:00 – 00:00

Ticket Exchange & Entrance

Wednesday 12:00 – 22:00

Thursday 12:00 – 23:00

Friday 12:00 – 22:00

Saturday 13:00 – 22:00

Travel to Gävle

Gävle is centrally located in Sweden and the festival area is just outside the city centre.

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Book a train via SJ.se to Gävle Central.

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By Car

Address: Atlasgatan 3, 802 86 gävle

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book a bus via Flixbuss to Gävle Central.
x-trafik runs between gävle central and Gasklockorna (festival area). more information is available at xtrafik.se

Busshållsplats: Gasklockorna, busslinje 14

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The nearest airport is Arlanda Airport.

accommodation & Parking

TEnt Camping

  • Address: Måsbergets IP (Walking distance to festival)
  • Bus stop: Fjällbackens Köpcentrum, bus line 14
    buss line 14
  • You cannot enter the campsite without a camping ticket.
  • Toilets and showers are located next to the camping area and camp hosts move around the campsite.
  • The showers opening hours: 08:00 – 20:00
  • There is no electricity at the campsite.
  • kiosk opening hours:
    Wed 12:00 - 00:00
    Thu – SAT 07:30-13:00 & 16:00 – 01:30
    SUN 07:30-12:00

Caravan/mobile home

  • Address: Norra Skeppsbron
  • Bus stop: gävle strand
    bus line 14 (goes all the way to the tent camping)
  • You cannot enter the campsite without a camping ticket.
  • Toilets are available in the camping area and showers are available at Måsberget tent camping. There are also campsite hosts who move around the campsite.
  • There is no electricity at the campsite.
  • shuttles will run back and forth to Måsberget 09:00-12:00 free of charge
  • Shuttles will run to the festival entrance 13:00-14:00 free of charge 


  • Through our partners Nöjesresor.se, you can easily and conveniently book hotel packages with festival tickets, accommodation and breakfast buffet.
  • Click on "Tickets" to book.


  • Parking house Pralinen
    Address: Tredje Tvärgatan 6 (Approx. 10 min walking to festival area)
  • Parkeringsbeviset hämtas vid biljettombytet vid festivalentrén och ska ligga synligt i vindrutan.
  • the parking garage is open 24 hours a day during the festival.
  • The parking permit applies to:
    One day ticket - 12:00-12:00
    Four day ticket - Wed 12:00 - Sun 12:00

Rules & Safety

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 security reasons, all visitors are searched at the entrance to the festival. Note! Unauthorized items will be disposed of and will not be returned.

  • Weapons
  • Drugs
  • Glass bottles
  • Masks
  • Flammable liquids
  • Pyrotechnics
  • Powergenerators
  • Animals
  • Bilbatteri (gäller ej på husbil-/husvagnscampingen)
  • Gasol
  • Spray Cans
  • Bags, backpacks etc larger than 40x40x20cm
  • chairs
  • umbrellas
  • food & drinks
  • sound systems
  • SLR cameras and similar cameras

Grilling is only permitted in designated grill areas. Disposable barbecues and spirit stoves may only be used in these places. 

It is not permitted to use power stations/generators.

Get to know your neighbours at the campsite and create a safe atmosphere in your area.

Follow the rescue service's instructions regarding the distance between tents and caravans which is 3 meters between each tent and 4 meters between each caravan.

Due to the Swedish authorities' rules regarding noise limits, we have an age limit which is 13 years. Recommended age limit for the camping area is 16 years.

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

The smoking ban also includes electronic cigarettes, hookahs, smoking herbal products and products that are equivalent to smoking but do not contain tobacco.

There are a large number of healthcare workers on site during the festival. The medical staff move all over the festival area and have medical tents where injured people can be cared for. See the area map for the location of the medical tents. Seek them out if you need care or contact the nearest festival host/medical staff if necessary who will help you.

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

animals are not allowed in the stage and camping area for the safety and well being of the animal.

Show respect and consideration for residents living in the area.


Your ticket will be exchanged for a wristband and the exchange is situated at the festival's entrance.

A lost wristband will not be refunded.

It is possible to store your things at the entrance of the festival for 40 SEK per garment/bag.

The bar, foodtrucks and entrence accept only card.

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.

Most of the stage area consists of gravel and some asphalt. The ground is generally levelled, which makes it easy to get around the area.

Inside the festival area there will be a good variety of food trucks and alcohol will be served. The age limit is 18 for alcohol and you must be able to show identification at the entrance to the bar.

Exempel på Food Trucks: Thai (VEG/Vegan), Fish & Chips (Veg/vegan), Viltkebab, hamburgare, Falafel (veg/vegan) m.fl.

You cannot bring food or drinks to the stage area.

There are toilets in both the stage area and the campsite.

There will be power banks to borrow. The price will be 100 SEK per power bank that you can keep for a whole day.

666 Lounge

666 Lounge är gefle metal festivals vip-område. För att få tillgång till vip-området behöver du köpa en vip-biljett utöver din festivalbiljett. I år blir området större och vi har laddat med en massa roliga aktiviteter!

The tickets are available under "Tickets” here on the website or on Eventim.

No, it is not included. You have to buy a festival ticket, and then VIP ticket.

No you don't have to. You can whenever add the VIP upgrade to your festival ticket.

In the ticket "666 Lounge includes entry to the exclusive VIP area 666 Lounge and you also get a unique "666 Lounge" t-shirt and a 666 Lounge laminate.

In the ticket "SUPER VIP” includes:
- Access to the VIP area 666 Lounge
– 1 unique “666 Lounge” t-shirt
- 666 Lounge laminate
- 1 festival T-shirt
– 1 festival hoodie
- Behind the scenes tour on Thursday before the area opens.
– Goodiebag
- 3 Food coupons
- One ticket to any concert organized by FKP Scorpio in 2023

In addition to comfortable seating and a lovely atmosphere, there will be a chance to get a tattoo and look at art exhibitions. The art will also be for sale.

There will be games such as board games, table tennis, air hockey, fussball as well as a bar with a larger selection.

You can get tattooed by Ida Morbida or Impaler Ink. This can only be done in the VIP area.

Ida Morbida and Impaler Ink run the studio "Morbid Impalement Tattoo" in Umeå and will do drop-in tattoos of exclusive flash motifs.
Instagram: @morbidimpalement_tattoo

We have some exclusive exhibitors who will be in the VIP area. This year you will find:

Daudr - He creates pagan art. He carves in skulls and bones, paints and much more.
Instagram: @daudr.art

Blood Religion & DCD - At their booth you will find handmade and hand-printed creations such as leather bags for the ride, hand-bound notebooks, jewellery, incense, t-shirts with dubious prints, band merch (One Tail One head, Ritual Death, etc.) etc.
Instagram: @bloodreligion & @dcd_co

Exuvium & Uduun - Exuvium creates dark art in the form of acrylic paintings and digital works. Uduun paints, photographs and designs booklets, covers, vinyls and also merch.
INSTAGRAM: @exuvium & @uduun

There will be indoor toilets with running water.

Additional information

We are not responsible for individual artists canceling their gigs and therefore do not give refunds. We do not replace lost festival tickets or refund money in the event of an incorrect purchase. Visitors and bags are always searched at the entrance. This is to ensure that unauthorized items are not brought into the festival area. We reserve the right to deny a person access if they refuse to be searched, this for security reasons. No system cameras are allowed, this for legal reasons. Photography with mobile phones and compact cameras is permitted.

Remember to drink plenty of water, especially on hot days. You will find several water stations inside the area. Don't forget to protect your hearing, earplugs are available for purchase inside the stage area.


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