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Rock in Rio Lisboa

Are you ready to celebrate music at one of the biggest music festivals in the world? Lisbon is a city known for fantastic music festivals and together with the annual NOS Alive festival, Rock in Rio is the highlight for most of the music lovers in the country. The festival is arranged in Parque Tejo, not far from Parque das Nacoes, and other popular areas in Lisbon.

Rock in Rio Lisboa is a music festival that brings people together through the power of music and celebration. The festival’s main goal is to create a vibrant and inclusive space where people from all walks of life can come together to enjoy a diverse range of musical performances.

The first edition of Rock in Rio Lisboa took place in 2004, and since then, it has become a much-anticipated event in Portugal. The festival is part of the larger Rock in Rio franchise, which originated in Brazil in 1985. Over the years, Rock in Rio Lisboa has grown in popularity, attracting music enthusiasts from Portugal and around the world.

One of the festival’s key features is its diverse lineup, featuring a wide array of music genres to cater to different tastes. From rock and pop to electronic and indie, Rock in Rio Lisboa ensures there’s something for everyone. The festival showcases both local and international talent, making it a melting pot of musical experiences.

One of the notable aspects of Rock in Rio Lisboa is its commitment to social and environmental responsibility. The festival organizers actively promote sustainability initiatives, encouraging attendees to adopt eco-friendly practices. Through partnerships with various organizations, Rock in Rio Lisboa aims to make a positive impact on the community and the environment.

Rock in Rio Lisboa 2024

Dates: June 15 – June 21
Location: Parque Tejo

Who will come to Rock in Rio Lisboa 2024?

The biggest highlight of them all in 2024 is Ed Sheeran. The artist will only visit a few cities in Europe this year, and besides Zagreb and Budapest, Lisbon is one of the very few cities that will be visited by Ed Sheeran. Besides him, other popular artists such as Calum Scott, Scorpions, Fernando Daniel, Ivete Sangalo, Dojo Cat, Evanescence, and several others.

How much does it cost to buy a ticket for Rock in Rio Lisboa?

The price of a daily ticket is approximately 85 euros.

Are there any good hotels or apartments in the area?

Lisbon is a city full of apartments and great hotels. It is always a question whether the best is to live close to the festival area and then travel to the city center from time to time, or if you’d rather live in the city center and then go to the festival area when you have a ticket? If you are planning on being there several days, it is useful to live close to the park, because the program lasts for 12-14 hours, so you will not have a lot of spare time for sightseeing before or after the concerts.


Take a look at the map above to see great accommodation options with price examples. You can zoom in and out on the map if you want to see even more accommodation options near the festival area for Rock in Rio Lisboa.

How can I get to the festival area?

If you have a lot of energy, it is approximately 10km between the city center of Lisbon and the festival area for Rock in Rio Lisboa. Would you rather get it done in a faster way and without burning so many calories? The easiest method for traveling to this area is by using the metro. You need to travel almost all the way towards the airport on the red line and get off the metro at either Moscavide (nearest stop) or at the stop Oriente. This is a beautiful area in Lisbon, so walking here is worth doing even if you are not planning on going to the actual festival.

Are there any other events in Lisboa that I should experience?

We have written about the most important attractions and activities in Lisbon here in our Lisbon Guide. If you are looking for temporary events, concerts, or festivals, visit our Lisbon calendar to find out more about what’s going on in the city.


Jun 15 - 21 2024


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