Music Festivals in Lisbon
Rhythms for all tastes at music festivals in Lisbon
It is often said that music is one of the elements that most unites the known and the unknown. Perhaps that is why music festivals in Lisbon are always unforgettable experiences, in which we give wings to the imagination, to body movement, we are more predisposed to meet new people and, of course, to dance. Without a doubt, there is a special energy in the music festivals in Lisbon area, either because of the multicultural nature of their audience or because of the celebration of summer and good weather.
Get to know the main music festivals in Lisbon
EDP Cool Jazz
It takes place between July 2nd and 30th at the Manuel Possolo Racecourse, in Cascais. As the name suggests, it's perfect for light jazz and pop fans. National names such as Tiago Nacarato, Miguel Araújo, Frankie Chavez and Peixe stand out from its poster, but the great attractions are truly international. John Legend, Paul Anka, Yann Tiersen, Jordan Rakei or Jorge Ben Jor are the headliners during the eight days of the festival.
Jardins do Marques
As its name suggests, summer nights have a special flavor at Jardins do Marquês, in Oeiras. Between July 1 and 10, seven days of diverse music for all ages are expected. The Beach Boys, Marisa Monte, Carminho, Gregory Porter and Seu Jorge & Daniel Jobim are just some of the highlights of this family festival.
Between July 6 and 9, at Algés Promenade, in Oeiras, one of the most international Portuguese festivals returns. NOS Alive guarantees that all musical tastes are represented on its lineup, with a unique musical multidisciplinarity. The Strokes, Metallica, Florence + The Machine, Alt-J, Imagine Dragons or the return of the Portuguese Da Weasel are just some of the many highlights, in what is an unmissable festival.<br/><br/>
The Sea Festival “Festas do Mar”
From the 16th to the 25th of August you can't miss in Baía de Cascais the festival of the stage closer to the Atlantic. The entrance is free and Baía de Cascais receives 10 days of music with the confirmation of Paulo Gonzo, Jorge Palma and Sérgio Godinho, Anselmo Ralph, Ana Moura, Amor Eletro, Ana Bacalhau, Tim, Sinfónica de Cascais among other big names of Portuguese music.
Super Bock Super Rock
Between July 14 and 16, the Herdade do Cabeço da Flauta, in Meco, Sesimbra, hosts one of the most historic national festivals. We are talking about Super Bock Super Rock, whose big names this year are the North Americans ASAP Rocky, Foals, Dababy or C Tangana. As always, joy and parties have no age and good humor is guaranteed.
This is Lisbon's new urban festival and it takes place between the 1st and 3rd of September. It promises a mix of styles, with the biggest alternative rock/pop trends. Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Arctic Monkeys, Chemical Brothers, Kraftwerk, Bonobo, Jessie Ware and Disclosure are just some of the big names on a rich and very danceable lineup.
Hotel Londres, excellent accommodation to enjoy Lisbon's music festivals
To enjoy these events, the privileged location of Hotel Londres, with easy access by metro, train and bus to the outskirts of the city and the festival sites, proves that there is no other place to stay. Go to Lisbon's music festivals, but rest and recharge at Hotel Londres. Book your room at the best price and… good concerts!