On May 11, “Costa Music Festival” kicked off in Lloret de Mar. Festival was opened by the Catalan singer Miquel Abras. The purpose of this musical event lies in attracting interest to Lloret de Mar as a cultural center of the Costa Brava.
President of Bucono Music production company, Gustavo Buesa, explained that for quite a long time, many cultural program organizers have started turning their gaze on Lloret de Mar as an established and convenient ground for holding such events. The recent opening of the Municipal Theatre, further contributes to the ease of conducting various cultural events in this town.
The first Costa Music Festival launched on Friday, May 11, on the Municipal Theatre stage and will end on Saturday, July 21. The festival program includes six concerts and several music sessions. The total budget for the music festival is about 500 thousand euros. Some of these costs are supported by the administration of Lloret de Mar, while the remaining amount is allocated by the festival sponsorts.
Costa Music Festival program:
May 11: MIQUEL ABRAS. Municipal Theatre of Lloret de Mar.
May 17: MISHIMA. Municipal Theatre of Lloret de Mar.
June 15: INDIA MARTÍNEZ. Santa Clotilde Gardens
July 19: MACACO / ALEX GAUDINO. Pistas de Atletismo
July 20: ESTOPA. Pistas de Atletismo
July 21: MATINÉE AMAZING TOUR. Pistes de Atletismo
Gustavo Buesa also mentioned that the company and the City Council of Lloret de Mar, entered into an agreement for a term of five years to conduct music festivals. This year, we witness the first Costa Music Festival which bears a national pop-rock musical direction.
Some concerts will be held free of charge but by invitation only, which can be obtained at the Sea Museum (Museu del Mar).