The UK’s first ever purely symphonic metal festival, Northern Symphony Festival, has been confirmed and announced to to take place at The Venue in Selby, North Yorkshire on Saturday 4th April 2015. Early bird tickets are currently available for pre-order for £8 until 15th November from this location:

Northern Symphony Festival
Northern Symphony Festival

The organisers have stated that the festival will be a celebration of the UK’s symphonic metal fanbase. While they’ve not promised any big names and the line-up still to be announced, fans of symphonic metal can be assured that the festival will cater to as many styles of symphonic metal as possible, from the operatic sounding symphonic metal to more black/death/doom oriented forms of symphonic metal.

Further details about the festival can be found at this location: