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Coronavirus: Beyond the Gates issue statement on Global Pandemic

Posted by on March 15, 2020


This year’s Beyond the Gates festival is scheduled to run from August 19-22nd. However, due to the current global pandemic over coronavirus concerns, the event organizers issued the following statement:


Read full statement below:

“To all our metal friends all over the globe.

The situation with the spread of the Covid 19 virus has led to regulations preventing gathering of large groups and thus resulting in cancellations of concerts and festivals all over the globe. In Norway most of these measures are at the current moment set for March and April.

We do understand that some people are concerned if Beyond the Gates will happen or not. The festival is still a mere six months away from kick off. Until we have been told otherwise, we will continue to work hard to ensure that the 2020 edition of the Beyond the Gates festival will be everything it was set out to be from the start.

Stay safe and follow your local regulations so that we can fight this thing sooner than later.

We will keep you all posted!”


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2017 Beyond the Gates Festival: Enslaved and Denner/Shermann deliver

Posted by on August 29, 2017

This was my second time seeing a festival at USF (the first being the amazing Blekkmetal). Formerly a high-volume sardine factory, the venue now can hold well over 1,000 people for a concert. The building by the water with breathtaking views has been expertly reconfigured for live music and features impressive site lines and fantastic […]

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