Thursday, August 04, 2005

Festival Sunrise Albufeira

Albufeira will host the first edition of this two days music festival that will take place "Várzea de Quarteira" neext to the beach called "Praia dos Tomates" located near Vilamoura.


The Sunrise Festival will have three distinct areas, the main stage, the electronic tent and the "lounge" space. Several national and international bands will act at the event which will also include multimedia shows, dance performers and a lot of animation.The festival will open on Friday 12th with Portuguese artists while the electronic tent will host famous DJS like Erick Morillo and many others. Jay Kay's band, Jamiroquai, will play on Saturday 13th closing their european tour. The festival area will be equipped with ATMs, restaurants, shops a medical post and 2700 parking spots.


12th August


Main Stage


Baby Bash, Gus Gus, Caged Baby, Riton, Boss A.C.


Electronic Tent:


Erick Morillo, Frankie Knuckles, Pete Tha Zouk, Dj China


13th August


Main Stage


Jamiroquai, Sonique, João Pedro Pais, Blind Zero


Electronic Tent:


Steve Lawler, Silicone Soul, Carlos Manaça, Diego Miranda


Tickets cost 45 Euros for the two days and 30 Euros for one day.
Ticket sale at: Postos da Região de Turismo do Algarve, Fnac, Ticketline, Lojas Abreu


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