Summer is the ideal time for a good music festival! And Portugal has more and more festivals, with all kinds of music and atmospheres.
Some people go for the music, some for socializing, some even for the food trucks… join us for the warm-up and tell us which is your favorite music festival.
Here are the next music festivals in Lisbon and Funchal. May your summer have more rhythm!
EDP Cool Jazz (Cascais) – July 7 to 31
The 16th edition of EDP Cool Jazz is in Cascais, only 30 km from Lisbon. Jessie J, The Roots, Jamie Cullum, Diana Krall, and Tom Jones head the program.
Prices from 5€ to 75€
NOS Alive – July 11 to 13
NOS Alive makes quite a comeback to Passeio Marítimo de Algés. Temperatures will rise with the performances of The Cure, Vampire Weekend, Smashing Pumpkins and The Chemical Brothers, among others.
Prices from 60,98€ to 139,77€ (3-days pass)
Super Bock Super Rock – July 18 to 20
In Meco, Sesimbra, 40 km outside Lisbon, there’s a kind of Coachella vibe. With artists like Lana Del Rey, Phoenix, Janelle Monáe and Conan Osíris performing, Super Bock Super Rock may go down in the history of the big music festivals.
Prices from 60€ to 110€ (3-days pass)
MEO Sudoeste August 6 to 10
Join the tribe in Zambujeira of MEO Sudoeste, around 200 km South from Lisbon. The venue has a camping site with showers, bathrooms, a food area, and a community kitchen. Most importantly, you go to the beach by day and hear Post Malone, Anitta, Rita Ora by night.
Prices from 50€ to 115€ (5-days pass)
Funchal Jazz Festival – July 11-13
From Gregory Porter to Dianne Reeves, Santa Catarina gardens will shine and cheer to the sound of the coolest music in Funchal Jazz Fest.
Prices from 15€ to 30€ (3-days pass)
NOS Madeira Summer Opening – July 19 to 21
With the Atlantic Ocean as a background, NOS Madeira Summer Opening brings great Portuguese musicians to Funchal. This year, Blaya, David Fonseca, Expensive Soul, and Resistência are the main attractions.