The initial idea being, to hold a small metal music event, for up and coming local bands, within the village of Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire.
Simply christened LesFest, the event has taken on a life of its own and due to demand from both bands and fans alike the festival was quickly moved 7 miles from Lesmahagow to Valley International Park, in the heart of Lanarkshire’s ClydeValley. The beautiful rural setting right on the banks of the river Clyde has bars, restaurants camping and vip accommodation with an indoor venue and bar that holds up to 500 people.
The first few acts have already been confirmed and London’s Kyrbgrinder will headline on Saturday night, supported by West Lothians, The Amorettes and Inferno from Holyhead. Fridays line-up includes Dirty Rose, Attica Rage and Let’s Play God.
There are more acts to be added and tickets can be purchased for Friday night, Saturday Night or the full weekend with camping if required.
This is a family friendly event. Tickets can only be sold to people over the age of 16. People younger than 16 years must be accompanied by an adult (Over 18) Children under 12 can come for free and are most welcome.
For more details and to purchase tickets
Current Line Up
- Attica Rage
- Dirty Rose.
- Lets Play God
- Fire In The Empire – they replaced Ravenface
- Colours to Shame
- Lost Persona,
- Deadly Inscription
Saturday 30th June
Dana O Hara
15 Times Dead
PLUS they have added another stage!
ROCK FOR FUNDS – ACOUSTIC, UNPLUGGED, UNSIGNED
Tickets will be £9.00 for Friday, £11.00 for Saturday, £18.00 for the weekend £23.00 with camping
Tickets from http://www.les-fest.co.uk/tickets
More information at www.les-fest.co.uk
This, our first LesFest 2012 gives you over 25 BANDS AND ARTISTS, inexpensive ticket prices, plenty of free parking, camping, vip lodge accommodation, on site bars and catering and all on the banks of the River Clyde. All-ages welcome. I.D. Required for bar areas.
* Wistbands are to be worn for the duration of the festival.
* ALL CHILDREN UNDER 13 MUST BE SUPERVISED AT ALL TIMES
* NO DOGS (except guide dogs and hearing dogs)
* NO FIRES
* Please keep the site tidy* (otherwise there may not be another festival)
* 3 Bars
* Superb grounds for camping (INCLUDED)
* 24 Hour toilets
* Food served till late
* NO GLASS BOTTLES on Campsite
Anyone found to be committing a criminal offence will be dealt with by the Police.
The restrictions above are imposed for the safety of all patrons which includes our crew and the artists. We ask that you respect these instructions and anyone found to be ignoring them will be asked politely to leave the event immediately.
Help us to make this event a great one for everyone so there can be more in the future.
ESSENTIALS FOR THE WEEKEND
* Warm suitable clothing
* Sun screen
* Wet wipes
* Waterproof coat (not that you should need one)
* Container to carry water
* First aid kit
* Headache tablets
* Hayfever Tablets
* Any prescription medication
* Toilet Roll
* Condoms – yeah you should be so lucky !
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