THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY DARK RIVER FESTIVAL ADDS MORE BANDS TO THE LINE-UP:MOKOMA, MUSHROOMHEAD, RYTMIHÄIRIÖ, GAEREA, BLOODRED HOURGLASS, MANITOU, BRYMIR, HANGING GARDEN, ASSEMBLE THE CHARIOTS!!!!

hesitate to grab those tickets while You still can.

Next summer, Honkala will feature Bay Area Thrash Metal legend Exodus founded in San Francisco in 1982 led by Slayer-fame Gary Holt, the Cleveland-based alternative metal mask patrol Mushroomhead, symphonic black metal band Carach Angren, whose latest album reached number one on the Finnish Official Chart, Children Of Bodom-keyboardist Janne Wirman’s Warmen who made a spectacular comeback and recruited Ensiferum’s Petri Lindroos as their screamer, Finnish thrash legends Mokoma preparing for the release of their new album ”Myrsky”, surmacore-mainiacs Rytmihäiriö, the hottest name in domestic melodeath right now Bloodred Hourglass and Gaerea, violently shaking the traditions of black metal.

Also delivering the goods next August: first ever Dark River Festival -headliner (2004) Manitou, the melodic death metal group Marianas Rest that achieved critical and chart success with their fourth album last spring, the melancholic doom metal fan favorite Kaunis Kuolematon, right-wing values ​​persistently favoring bourgeois-core quartet Bob Malmstörm trampling on the rights of the poor for almost fifteen years, the hottest cult band in pagan black metal Havukruunu, the melodic death metal comet bringing nuclear winter in the middle of summer Suotana, melodic doom metal masters Hanging Garden, extreme metal colossus Assemble The Chariots and symphonic death metal mayhem Brymir.

DARK RIVER FESTIVAL 2024 (so far):

Exodus (US)
Warmen
Mokoma

Mushroomhead (US)
Carach Angren (NL)
Bloodred Hourglass
Gaerea (PT)
Rytmihäiriö

Brymir
Manitou
Marianas Rest
Kaunis Kuolematon
Bob Malmström
Hanging Garden
Assemble The Chariots
Havukruunu
Suotana

To ensure cozy and intimate atmosphere, the amount of tickets is strictly limited. Don’t sleep on this.

All ticket types for the event go on sale now on Monday 15th January 2024 at 9:00 am(finnish time).

Tickets are sold by Tiketti: https://darkriverfestival.com/en/tickets/

Due to high demand, the sale of Limited Edition Ferrymen tickets will continue until further notice. Included in the package is an exclusive More Than Metal 20th -Anniversary -shirt (sold only in conjunction with an entrance ticket), Dark River Festival tote bag and Limited Edition Ferryman-pass, which entitles you to your own entrance to the festival area. 

This year’s event is K-18.