California Metalfest » FAQ


Where is the address of the NOS Events Center?
689 South E. Street, San Bernardino, CA 92408.

Where is event parking located?
Parking will be $10.00 and located off of Arrowhead Ave. between Mill St and Orange Show Rd. There is no overnight parking-- your car will get towed.

Will tickets be available day of show?
If the event does not sell out tickets will be available at the door for $65.00. Cash only. There will be an ATM onsite.

What time will box office and will call open?
Box office and will call will be open at 9:00AM.

What time will doors open?
Doors will open at 11:00AM.

What time will set times be announced?
Set times will be announced day of the festival.

Will Suicide Silence be playing?
After such a sudden and unfortunate loss, Suicide Silence have chosen to take a leave of absence. G Pen presents California Metalfest will be dedicated to the memory of Mitch Lucker as well as a portion of the proceeds will be going to the education fund of his daughter Kenadee Lucker.

What items can we bring?

Acceptable Items
  • Small bags, single compartment backpacks and purses (maximum 10" x 10")
  • Fanny Pack
  • Non-professional flash/still cameras
  • Cell Phones
  • Sunglasses
  • Hats
  • Lighters
  • Closed pack of cigarettes
  • Sealed/wrapped tampons
  • Earplugs
  • Sealed chapstick and lipgloss
  • Sealed packs of gum

Prohibited Items
  • Illegal substances
  • Drugs or drug paraphernalia
  • Pets
  • Massagers
  • Laser Pointers
  • Eyedrops
  • Glass, cans, cups or coolers
  • Markers, pens or spray paint
  • Large chains, spiked jewelry or bullet belts
  • Stickers, flyers, banners or posters
  • Balloons, balls, inflatable balls or frisbees
  • Backpacks over 12" x 12"
  • Stuffed animals or bags (including plush backpacks)
  • Open pack of cigarettes or unsealed tampons (upon entry)
  • Outside food or beverage (including alcohol and candy)
  • Weapons of any kind (included pocket knives, pepper spray, fireworks, etc...)
  • Professional recording equipment-- photo, video or audio (no detachable lenses, tripods, big zooms or commercial use rigs)
  • Video cameras