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Cooljazz starts this week in Cascais

on the 8th, Lionel Richie and Filipe Karlsson take the stage

The 2023 edition of COOLJAZZ kicks off this week (July 8th), with the long-awaited show by Lionel Richie headlining the first night of the festival.

COOLJAZZ has 7 nights of concerts and sessions of Dj sets by Cascais Lazy Sundays, with a total of more than 20 artists, during the month of July, at Parque Marechal Carmona, at Hipódromo Manuel Possolo and in the Gardens of Casa de Histórias Paula Rego.

The 18th edition of the festival begins with the legendary artist Lionel Richie, with a concert expected in 2019. Filipe Karlsson, the first Portuguese artist to step on stage this edition, makes his debut on the COOLJAZZ stage to present his new works, and Cátia Ribeiro Quarteto opens the stage at the Cascais Jazz Sessions By Smooth Fm. The first Cascais Lazy Sundays are in charge of Filipa Galrão (July 9) and Sara Ribeiro (July 16), at Jardins Casa de Histórias Paula Rego.

COOLJAZZ HAS 3 CONCERTS PER NIGHT
It starts at 8 pm with the Cascais Jazz Sessions by Smooth Fm, then follows the First Concert on the main stage and ends with the Great Concert on the main stage. You can consult all the festival schedules at cooljazz.pt

STATEROOM AREA
The cabin area on the COOLJAZZ venue is completely dedicated to the public who enjoy watching group concerts. Located on the covered bench, with valet service and food and beverage service available. Cabins are available at all COOLJAZZ concerts.
More information HERE

FESTIVAL HOURS
Times are available on the festival website.
More information HERE

TICKET OFFICE AT THE FESTIVAL
Ticket office on festival concert days opens at 4 pm and closes at the end of the concerts.
More information HERE

NOT ALLOWED OBJECTS
For security reasons, you will not be allowed to enter the festival with:

  • Motorcycle helmets, suitcases, and other large suitcases and backpacks.
  • Beverages – bottles, cans
  • Laser pointers
  • Professional photography or video equipment, drones, and weapons of any kind

CLOAKROOM
There is a cloakroom available on the grounds, for helmets only, located at the festival ticket office. Opening hours are from 4 pm until the end of the concerts.

COOL PICK&GO – FESTIVAL FOODCOURT
The experience that COOLJAZZ provides starts long before the first chords. Cool Pick&Go, in Parque Marechal Carmona, has several gastronomic options, which allow the public to dine inside the enclosure and enjoy all the concerts. Since in the 18th edition, there is an offer of 50% veggie options. Come early and enjoy the gastronomic offer of the festival, in the natural and magical setting of Parque Marechal Carmona.
More information HERE

ECO CUP
The Eco Cup costs €1 and can be exchanged as often as necessary at the venue’s bars.

PAYMENT METHOD
In 2023, COOLJAZZ provides the CASHLESS system, where payment by card or MBWAY is preferred.

ENVIRONMENT
The festival grounds are located in the center of Cascais, in the Cascais Museum District, including the Manuel Possolo Hippodrome, Marechal Carmona Park, and the Casa de Histórias Paula Rego Gardens. These spaces thus become the ideal space to receive COOLJAZZ’s offer, with a strong connection to culture, nature, and historical heritage – a scenario that plays perfectly with the festival’s DNA.
More information HERE

HOUSEHOLD
More information HERE

PARKING PARKING
More information HERE

HOW TO GET
More information HERE

CONDITIONED MOBILITY
The festival provides 2 zones for disabled spectators to watch the shows. A parking area with limited capacity is planned as, a priority access corridor, adapted circulation, and adapted services within the festival grounds.
More information HERE

WHERE TO STAY
For the 18th edition, the festival recommends ten accommodation options, with special conditions packages, with accommodation in one of the hotels + Festival Ticket. The Oitavos, Sheraton Cascais, Vila Galé Cascais, Estoril Vintage, Hotel Londres, Hotel Inglaterra, Clube do Lago, Hotel Baía, Grande Real Vila Itália, form the set of hotels recommended by COOLJAZZ, where the public can enjoy a unique experience: staying in one of these hotels in the municipality of Cascais and being able to attend the COOLJAZZ concerts from the 8th to the 29th of July.
More information HERE

SUSTAINABILITY
COOLJAZZ thus implements in its 18th edition a sustainable policy based on the environmental, economic, and social components, in order to preserve the space of the festival, as well as to make people and consumers aware of more sustainable and ecological options.
More information HERE

ticket office
To get tickets for each of the concert nights at COOLJAZZ, visit cooljazz.pt.

The 18th edition of COOLJAZZ has a diverse lineup, with artists with international and national careers who bring their most recent works to the festival stage.

Always confirm with the concert hall or promoter the conditions of access, confirmation of the date or time, tickets place of sale, price, and availability.

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