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9 summer festivals not to be missed



Summer is just around the corner, and with it comes a variety of music festivals you won't want to miss!
Find out about festivals happening all over Portugal and get ready for some summer days full of music and positive energy!! Save the dates now ...


Primavera Sound Porto
To kick off the festival season in a big way, Primavera Sound, which is still considered a Spring festival, starts on 6 June in Porto. This festival takes place at Parque da Cidade, and features a variety of international artists such as Lana Del Rey, The National, SZA, Pulp and PJ Harvey...
Thanks to its amazing selection of artists, and its vibrant and intimate atmosphere, this festival continues to be a highlight on the European festival calendar, and offers a unique experience to music fans around the world. In addition to music, you can enjoy a variety of food and drinks to give you the energy you need to make the most of these concerts!

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Rock in Rio Lisbon
Rock in Rio, which started off in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is one of the most eagerly awaited summer festivals, not only in Portugal but around the world. This year, the festival moves to the Parque Tejo grounds and takes place over two weekends – the 15 and 16 June, and the 22 and 23 June.
Confirmed artists this year include Ed Sheeran, Jonas Brothers, Scorpions, Evanescence, Doja Cat, Camila Cabello, and many more! You can also count on performances by Portuguese artists, such as Fernando Daniel, Carolina Deslandes, Ornatos Violeta and ProfJam. .. Along with this amazing lineup, Rock in Rio Lisboa offers a wide range of food and drinks to festival-goers, as well as various attractions, including the famous Pisca Pisca Ferris Wheel !!

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NOS Alive
On the 11, 12 and 13 July, the NOS Alive festival returns to Passeio Marítimo de Algés, in Lisbon, for its 16th edition...
Recognised as one of the most famous festivals in the country, NOS Alive has a lineup that you absolutely cannot miss! Arcade Fire, The Smashing Pumpkins, Pearl Jam, SUM 41, Dua Lipa and Tyla are the headliners of this edition and just some of the incredible artists that will be appearing on the Passeio Marítimo riverfront. In addition to the main stages, this festival focuses on the diversity of its shows and appeals to all tastes with WTF Clubbing, dedicated to electronic music, Palco Coreto dedicated to young Portuguese artists, Palco Fado Café and also Palco Comedy!!
Be sure to visit the four restaurant areas, where you will find a range of food and drinks, including organic, vegan and gluten-free food.

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Super Bock Super Rock
Just under one hour from Lisbon, the long-awaited Super Bock Super Rock festival is back to electrify Meco beach on the 18, 19 and 20 July. This edition features artists such as 21 Savage, Måneskin, Royal Blood, Tom Morello. .. and many more to be announced!
In addition to these amazing performers, you can enjoy a complete experience with a whole variety of attractions, along with food trucks full of delicious options!!

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MEO Marés Vivas
Taking place on the 19, 20 and 21 July, the contagious energy of the MEO Marés Vivas festival will invade the city of Vila Nova de Gaia. On the main stage, artists such as Take That, D'ZRT, James Arthur, Louis Tomlinson, Snow Patrol, Ornatos Violeta and more are waiting. ..
A combination of great music and stunning scenery on the banks of the Douro River, MEO Marés Vivas 2024 promises to be an unmissable event!!

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Between 9 and 31 July, Cooljazz is back to delight fans of jazz, blues, soul and R&B music!! As usual, the magical setting of Cascais will be the stage for exciting performances by renowned artists such as Jamie Cullum, Diana Krall, Maro, Dino D'Santiago, and many more. ..
In addition to the music, you can enjoy a relaxing and classy atmosphere, with elegant lounge areas and incredible gastronomic experiences over seven different nights.

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Festival Sudoeste
Festival Sudoeste, one of the most eagerly awaited music festivals in Portugal, is back on the 7, 8, 9 and 10 August for another unmissable edition! Taking place in Zambujeira do Mar, this festival promises an unforgettable experience, combining live music by Portuguese and international artists with a relaxed and lively atmosphere...
The poster for this edition features artists such as Anitta, Martin Garrix, Matuê, Da Weasel, Van Zee, among others!!

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Vodafone Paredes de Coura
Idles, Fontaines DC, The Jesus and Mary Chain, girl in red . .. These are just some of the incredible artists who will perform on the stage at Vodafone Paredes de Coura, on 14, 15, 16 and 17 August!
The festival venue, at the Praia Fluvial do Tabuão river beach in Paredes de Coura, features music that will get you going, along with a relaxed atmosphere and a magical setting surrounded by nature. You won't want to miss it!!

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MEO Kalorama
At Parque da Bela Vista, MEO Kalorama will bring to an end another season of summer festivals, full of great sounds and positive energy. ..
On the 29, 30 and 31 August, you can enjoy performances by Sam Smith, Massive Attack, Jungle, Burna Boy, RAYE, and many more! With a varied lineup and a unique atmosphere, this is the right place for music fans to celebrate the end of another great festival season!!

Find out more here.

If you’re thinking about attending the festivals taking place in Lisbon, take the opportunity to enjoy a memorable stay at the 4-star PortoBay Marquês hotel, or the 5-star PortoBay Liberdade hotel . ..
If you’re in Porto, stay with us at the 4-star PortoBay Teatro hotel, or the 5-star PortoBay Flores hotel !!

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