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- BiFest Wales
- Access, dietary and families
- BiFest Wales 2015 photos
- BiFest Wales 2017 photos
- BiFest Wales supporters and volunteering
- Daytime workshop and social event 2018
- Evening live alternative music gig 2018
- Previous BiFest Wales events
- Venue, Travel and Accommodation
Thank you to everyone who helped out or came to BiFest Wales 2018. Details are below for information. In particular thank you to everyone who performed and our DJ. Everyone was amazing!
We have a provisional date for 2019 – put Saturday 18th May 2019 in your diaries now. We’ll confirm as soon as we can.
If you want to perform in the evening – any rock, metal, punk, EBM, industrial or similar alternative styles email us or contact Ele Hicks on FaceBook to discuss.
If you want to volunteer to help out in advance or on the day please let us know. We also have sponsorship opportunities available and need raffle prizes, refreshments, craft supplies and information from organisations to make the whole event a success.
BiFest Wales 2018
Saturday 12th May 2018
Live music event with DJs after the daytime event and a break with an alternative, rock, metal and industrial theme
Entry: £4 on the door only, no advance tickets
Open to all ages – young people under 18 must be accompanied by an adult for the evening. Only the adult should go to the bar, even for soft drinks. Please note some acts have explicit lyrics and are parental advisory. Please bring ID if you’re over 18 and want to purchase drinks at the bar, even soft drinks.
The Theatre, 1st Floor, Swansea YMCA, 1 The Kingsway, Swansea, SA1 5JQ
Doors 7:30 pm, first act 7:45pm,, finish: 11:30pm. Please arrive in plenty of time before the scheduled time for any performer or band you particularly want to see, as timings and the order of acts are subject to change.
A bar will be available in The Theatre on the 1st floor of Swansea YMCA. Please bring ID if you look under 25.
Dance floor and seating throughout the night.
We’re grateful for their support, as all musicians, bands, acts and DJs are playing for travel expenses only to support the event. Please support them too. Many thanks to our volunteer designer too. If you’re part of an alternative band or are a solo alternative performer (rock/metal/punk/goth/industrial/EBM or similar) then please get in touch. BiFest Wales 2018 has a full bill now, but we’re looking for performers for BiFest Wales 2019 on Saturday 18th May 2019. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
7:45 pm Rapture’s End – 4 piece Female-fronted Alt Rock band from Swansea
Check them out:
10:45 pm Dimethoxy – Dystopic Rhythmic Noise
DJ Ferocious Kitten – an alternative DJ playing the best in EBM, Industrial, Goth, Rock, Metal & everything in between between acts to keep you dancing! Regular DJ at Dead of Night (Swansea), co-DJ at Mk^Ultra (Cardiff) and occasional guest DJ at Khronology (Bristol) , as well as a member of Dark electro/Industrial band DrakenWerks https://www.facebook.com/DJFerociousKitten
Evening gig poster and flyers
Please download, share and print the leaflet and poster for the evening gig
Evening alternative gig flyer – BiFest Wales 2018
Interested in goth events in Swansea? Check out Dead of Night (Swansea’s dark alternative night, first Saturday every month in The Last Resort, High Street, Swansea) https://www.facebook.com/deadofnightpromotions)
Performers for BiFest Wales 2019
If 12th May 2018 is too soon or you’re busy, but you’re interested in performing at a future BiFest Wales please contact us: email@example.com. BiFest Wales will be on the third Saturday of May every year unless there are issues with the date. BiFest Wales 2019 will be on Saturday 18th May 2019. We reimburse travel expenses from South wales.