Slam Dunk South Festival to rock Hatfield today

PUBLISHED: 11:06 24 May 2015 | UPDATED: 16:49 24 May 2015

The Monster Energy Stage at Slam Dunk South 2014 in Hatfield [Picture: Jade Till]

The Monster Energy Stage at Slam Dunk South 2014 in Hatfield [Picture: Jade Till]

Jade Till

Thousands of rock and metal fans will arrive in Hatfield today (Sunday) for the sold-out southern leg of the 2015 Slam Dunk Festival.

Slam Dunk Festival 2015 final line-up posterSlam Dunk Festival 2015 final line-up poster

The annual touring pop-punk, ska, rock and metal event takes place at the University of Hertfordshire’s Forum site on the College Lane campus.

Slam Dunk South will feature seven indoor and outdoor stages, with Surrey rockers You Me At Six headlining the main arena on the Hutton Lawn tonight from 9.20pm.

There will then be an after-party in The Forum Hertfordshire from 11pm to 3am.

Festival-goers will be arriving at Hatfield Railway Station throughout the day, with a shuttle bus running to The Forum Hertfordshire.

Gates to the festival site and outdoor stages open at 12.30pm, with doors to The Forum stages opening 15 minutes later.

The Forum Hertfordshire is already reporting fans queueing up outside, with the first Slam Dunk South band due on stage around 1.20pm.

Slam Dunk North rocked Leeds yesterday (Saturday), with Slam Dunk Midlands taking place in Wolverhampton on Bank Holiday Monday.

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