Hard rock festival coming to Aylesford

Published on August 13, 2014

Vicious, a band originally from Kingston, performs at the Maritime Metal and Hard Rock Festival. Cooking and Heavy Metal are very intertwined into my life, which led to a valley adventure on Sept. 14.

Nick Moase Photo

Get ready to rock in Aylesford.

The second annual Maritime Metal and Hard Rock Festival will return to Fox Mountain Camping Park in Aylesford Sept. 12-13 with 25 bands and a number of special guests, including the Randy and Mr. Lahey show from Trailer Park Boys fame.

Bands include Anesthesia, Abysseral Throne, Beyond Eternal, Black Moor, Broken Ohms, Chaos Theory, Dark Envy, Diable Strange, Dischord, Elevate the Virus, Forward Unto Dawn, Frown, Hero’s Last Rite, Hitman, Last Kick, Machete, Novichok, Oceanic, Oceans Will Rise, 80s metal tribute band Poison Cherry, 7 Mile Stare, Tactus, The Green Lung Grinders, Try Dying and Iron Maiden tribute band 2 Minutes 2 Maiden.

Weekend, day and evening passes are available at the gate or in advance from ticketatlantic.com, maritimemetalfest.com, Mama Sodia’s Pizza in Kingston or by calling Fox Mountain box office at 902-847-3747.

Weekend camping spots are also available and kids 12 and under are free with supervision. An on-site canteen will be available and non-glass beverages can be brought in.