Win tickets to Boltfest

Last year at BoltFest
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Thousands of music fans will flock to Boltfest to see some of the country’s top rock, indie and metal tribute bands in May.

The event, which will take place on the Bank Holiday Weekend of Saturday, May 23rd, and Sunday, May 24th in Bolton’s Queen’s Park, will feature tribute performances of some of the world’s most well renowned rock acts.

Guns or Roses, appearing at BoltFest

Guns or Roses, appearing at BoltFest

Guns or Roses headline Saturday, with other bands including Fu Fighters, the AC/DC Experience, Megadeth UK, Rage Against the Machine tribute act Enraged, Reet Hot Chili Peppers, Black Sabbath tribute act Ozzbest, Pantera UK and Blink-182 tribute act 182. Sunday’s line up is headlined by The Doors Alive, with performances from Led Into Zeppelin, Royal Blood tribute act Loyal Blood, The White Striped, Manic Street Creatures, Jimi Hendrix tribute act Are You Experienced, Nirvana tribute act In Bloom, Pearl Scam, and U2 Tribe.

More acts are set to be announced, to play over the festival’s three stages. Tickets are free with people only paying a small booking fee. In addition, 100 VIP tickets will be released for each day costing £10, with proceeds going to charity.

VIP tickets include lanyard with exclusive unlimited access to private bar and VIP toilets. Other attractions at the festival will include a food and market area, kids’ activities, as well as a beer tent.

We have one pair of VIP tickets to give away for each day. To be in with a chance of winning one of these pairs, just answer the following question:

Q: Who is the lead singer of Guns and Roses?

Send your entries to Boltfest Comp, Burnley Express, Bull Street, BB11 1DP or email Deadline for entries is Friday, April 10th at noon.

Tickets have been released and are available through