Hide your rum and your beer because the biggest travelling party band is about to set sail to the southern hemisphere. Scottish band, Alestorm are bringing their brand of plank-walking “pirate metal” to South Africa, again, in September 2019. They will be one of the headlining acts at Pirate Fest 2019!

As you may or may not know, September is dedicated to the buccaneers and September 19th marks the international “talk like a pirate day”. Event creators of Pirate Fest 2019The Sicario Effect – promises this festival to be “unlike anything South Africans have experienced before” with the biggest themed music-and-alcohol festival on this side of the Caribbean!

This unique event will celebrate all things alcohol, pirates and rock n’ roll. International bands will be duly supported by top local acts and celebrities and a wide selection of alcohol and entertainment throughout the day. The event is rated ARRR 18+ and tickets are available now. To purchase, log onto www.thekrakenisalive.com and become an Acolyte of the Kult of the Kraken and part of the fabric of this story and the exciting adventures to follow.

Pirate Fest will take place on September 7th, 2019, at Marks Park. Alestorm will be supporting their catalogue, but most specifically their latest album, No Grave But The Sea.