Steelhouse Festival facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSteelhouse Festival
|Frequency||Annually, (late July)|
|Location(s)||Ebbw Vale, Wales|
|Years active||11 years|
Steelhouse Festival is an independent rock festival held annually in late July at Aberbeeg in South Wales, U.K.
The festival is held in a mountain location making it the highest-recorded official altitude for any music festival in the UK.
Many acts have performed at the festival since its inception, particularly from the hard-rock, classic-rock and heavy-metal genres. Rock acts such as Reef, Feeder, Saxon, Europe, Rival Sons, Black Star Riders, Thunder, UFO, Glenn Hughes, Thin Lizzy, Uriah Heep, Myles Kennedy, Skindred, The Darkness and Y&T etc have all appeared at one time or another.
The compere is Darren Redick, a presenter on Planet Rock.
Audiences in the region of around 6,000 have been recorded for daily attendances in recent years.
Hafod-y-dafal Farm, Aberbeeg, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, NP13 2ER, Wales
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