Two Elderly Dudes Escape Nursing Home, Found At Rock Festival

This might be one of my favorite stories of the year!

From Billboard:

Metalheads are a notoriously devoted group and apparently, that doesn’t wane with age. Two elderly men snuck out of their nursing home in Germany on Friday (Aug. 3), to attend one of the largest heavy metal festivals in the world, oftentimes dubbed as ‘”The Metal Mecca,” Wacken Open Air.

According to the German news publication, Deutsche Well, the men were found “disoriented and dazed,” by police at the festival at 3 a.m., which is when the stages typically shut down for the night. They were then escorted back to their nursing home.

Get more HERE.

Newsletter