Contact Hellbotn Metalfest:
Hellbotn Metalfest is located in Kolbotn, Follo, 20 mins by car from Oslo city centre, direction south.
The Venue is Kolben Kulturhus (the local civic centre), located in Kolbotn city right next to train station «Kolbotn» and shopping centre “Kolbotn Torg”.
How to get there:
It takes about 15 mins by train from Oslo Sentral station, or 20 by bus from Tollboden or Bjørvika. Trains from Oslo S towards SKI and MYSEN, bus 83 towards TÅRNÅSEN.
Both bus and train: Your stop is Kolbotn Stasjon.
The nearest hotel from the festival is the newly renovated Quality Hotel Entry. This hotel is located about 3 km from the festival venue. You can look it up on hotels.com: Quality Hotel Entry, Oppegård (Lienga 11, Trollåsen, Oppegård, 1410, Norge)
Kolbotn – why?
Kolbotn is our hometown, while also located in Follo, the region of Mayhem, Darkthrone, Obliteration and Nekromantheon, to mention some local bands. Follo is also hometown of Pål Bøttger Kjærnes (Turboneger and founder of famous Pamparius Pizza), Helge Gaarder (founder of Kjøtt, legendary norwegian punk band), Apollyon (Aura Noir). Lamented Souls, Condor, Gouge, Beyond Dawn, Ila Auto, Infernö has all members from Follo. Mayhem recorded their first album, Deathcrush, at Creative studio, Kolbotn, in 1987.