To music fans from all over the globe, EDP Cool Jazz Festival in Cascais, Portugal, is a special and much-awaited event. Cool Jazz is also for you if you appreciate excellent music and the laid-back, welcoming ambiance of coastal locations. Now, let’s get into the details!
The fest takes place in the charming coastal town of Cascais. There are several spots, including Hipodromo Manuel Possolo, The Gardens of Casa Das Historias Paula Rego, and Parque Marechal Carmona. Overall, Cascais is a splendid area, which pays homage to Portuguese history and culture.
The festival typically lasts for several weeks in July and draws thousands of music fans from all around the world. Attendees appreciate the excellent lineup of jazz and blues artists, the relaxed environment, and the chance to network with other music fans. Previous years’ performers include Lionel Richie, Diana Krall, Jamie Cullum, Ben Harper, Van Morrison, and others. Tickets are available on the festival's official website. So, don't hesitate to book your accommodation in advance–unless you want to go on the off-chance that there will be decent free housing as the festival dates approach.