Updated on Dec.31, 2013
Enjoy a mega summer event in Salvador, Bahia. The Salvador Summer Festival (Festival de Verão Salvador, Jan.29 to Feb.1, 2014), will feature eclectic attractions in a venue large enough for 200,000 people.
"Music City" is the name given to Parque de Exposições de Salvador during the Summer Festival. The park, which covers an area of 90,000 square meters, has several stages and special needs adaptations for the event.
In 2014, the attractions for each day will be:
- Wednesday, Jan.29
Frejat, Saulo, Gusttavo Lima, Aviões do Forró and Revelação
- Thursday, Jan.30
Os Paralamas do Sucesso, Asa de Águia, Ivete Sangalo, Jorge & Mateus and SPC
- Friday, Jan. 31
Maria Gadú, Claudia Leitte, Timbalada, The Wailers, and Harmonia do Samba
- Saturday, Feb. 1
Five DJs each night will keep Bis Experience, the 2013 electro tent, fired up with international dance floor hits.
Salvador Summer Festival 2014 - General Information:
When: Jan. 29 to Feb.1, 2014
Where: Parque de Exposições de Salvador - Av. Luiz Viana Filho, Paralela - Salvador, Bahia
Gates will open at 6 p.m. and shows will start at 7 p.m.
Minimum age for admission: 16
The venue is specially adapted to make the Salvador Summer Festival accessible to wheelchair users and people with reduced mobility. The changes, such as the addition of concrete ramps, count on input from Abadef, the Bahia Association of People with Disabilities.
Accessible facilities include restrooms, lookout points, parking spots and public telephones.
A full-priced ticket for one night on the main floor costs R$ 100 (prices rise as lots sell out). Passports for all nights are available. Tickets are sold the official event shop at Shopping Iguatemi in Salvador. Check the official website under "Ingressos" for prices.