Jazz, nature and the beach in Cascais
Cooljazz in Cascais is a festival with its own personality and an intimate atmosphere, which throughout the seven years it has been running, has won a place in the hearts of music lovers and earned an excellent reputation amongst summer musical festival-goers.
Throughout the month of July, this festival invites you to discover the beautiful town of Cascais and be seduced by the music playing in the three venues where the concerts are taking place; Marechal Carmona Park, Palmela Park and Manuel Possolo Hippodrome. You will be able to enjoy performances by internationally renowned artists, as well as new talents up close on open air stages, surrounded by nature in a unique atmosphere.
Pack your suitcases and head to Cascais from the 4th to the 29th of July to get to know its beaches, history, its spectacular scenery, culture, gastronomy and above all, its sounds. An irresistible combination for discovering one of the most famous tourist destinations in Portugal, located next to Sintra and only 25 kilometres from Lisbon.
Every year, Cooljazz gathers together the best jazz artists and musicians in the world in Cascais, inviting the public to enjoy the fusion of different styles and musical trends. This year’s edition promises to be as good as ever.
The line up this year features musicians and artists of such stature as American singer and guitarist Madeleine Peyroux, who be will be performing for the second time in this event, Seal who will be presenting their new projects, as well as some of their classics, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings with their fusion of funk and soul, the British jazz-pop singer Jamie Cullum, famous flamenco singer Diego el Cigala and Brazilian Céu with her incredible fusion of beats that range from jazz and Bossa Nova to rap and reggae, amongst many other great artists performing solely for our entertainment.
An unmissable jazz event in the heart of the Portuguese coast.