The biggest metal party of 2023 is starting a day early. That’s right, it’s time to make a long weekend out of your Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly adventure in April!
The official Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer PRE-FEST on Thursday, April 13 at the Foundry (located directly upstairs at the Fillmore) has your pre-game covered! NWOBHM legends Satan headline a special evening with support from California heavy metal heroes Night Demon, old-school metal revivalists Haunt and Philly’s own take-no-prisoners trio Sonja!
Pre-fest tickets are just $22 in advance and go on sale Friday, January 13 at 10am ET. (Live Nation Presale begins Thursday, January 12 at 10am ET.)
NOTE: Pre-Fest tickets are NOT included with the purchase of Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly tickets.
And if you haven’t already scored tickets to the main event at the Fillmore, don’t wait! Metal & Beer tickets are already over half-sold out, so don’t say we didn’t warn you! Full daily band and brewery lineups—and all ticket options—are below.
Purchase Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly Two-Day tickets
Purchase Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly April 14 tickets
Purchase Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly April 15 tickets
FRIDAY, APRIL 14, 2023
The Black Dahlia Murder
Gorguts (performing a special Obscura & Considered Dead set)
SATURDAY, APRIL 15, 2023
Suicidal Tendencies (performing the hits and a special Suicidal Tendencies full-album set)
Eyehategod (performing a special Take as Needed for Pain full-album set)
Incantation (performing a special Diabolical Conquest full-album set)
All Out War
“Just Metal” Ticket (21+)
Admittance to the day’s event, but as the name suggests, you just get to see the show—no beer samples (You can still buy select beers a la carte if you’re 21+).
“Metal & Beer” Ticket (21+)
Admittance to the day’s event plus unlimited* sampling from our diverse lineup of national breweries presented by 3 Floyds. Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly 2023 sampling cups provided. Limited to 650 tickets per day. *Please note: In extremely extreme cases, certain high-ABV pours will be ticketed, with attendees receiving a limited number of tickets available to redeem for each offering.