SONAR 2013 and OUTDOOR SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Famous for being one of Europe´s most popular audiovisual art and music festivals, and has been taking place in June every year, bringing together some of the top record labels, DJs, artists and of course their fans. Created in 1994, its unique format has redefined that electronic music and dance music scene, and has earned a very high reputation for carefully balancing its cultural offering. This year is no exception and from 13 – 16 June Sonar will be taking place at the Fira Montjuic and the CCCB and MACBA (for “Sonar by Day”), and at the Fira Gran Via (for “Sonar by night”).
Some of the artists that will be performing include :
- Pet Shop Boys
- Jurassic 5
- Paul Kalkbrenner
And many more that can be found on the official website
Ticket prices vary significantly, and start from €40 (online) for Sonar by day, €66 for Sonar by night, €115 for the 2-night ticket, and €175 for the SonarPass which is the most accessible pass to let you enjoy Sonar 2013. Tickets can also be purchased from their official website.
MECAL AIR BARCELONA
It looks like summer has finally arrived in Barcelona! This means more open air festivals, all of which we will keep you informed about on this events page.
Today we will focus on Mecal Air Barcelona 2013.
Every Friday until 30 August, you can enjoy outdoor short film screenings in Poble Espanyol on Montjuic at the Plaza Baluard. Its organized by the International Short Film Festival of Barcelona and tickets cost €6,50 but if you print out and bring the flyer below with you, you pay only €2,80! (Just right-click and save)
There will also be a bar and barbecue in case you don’t feel like bringing your own snacks.
Check out their site for more information about the program http://mecalbcn.org/