Imagina Funk Festival in Torres, Spain. 29 – 30 July 2022
Imagina Funk – A Festival just for Funk Music in Torres, Spain
29 – 30 July 2022
When: 29 – 30 July 2022
Where: Torres, Spain
Map: Imagina Funk area on Google Maps
Official website: imaginafunk.com
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/imagina.funk
Hotels: Hotels in Torres
– A Festival just for Funk Music
More than 4,000 people come to enjoy some of the best soul and funk music in the south of Spain.
Said to be the only festival in Europe dedicated only to funk music.
Lots of Music and Activities
Dance til daylight with great artists.
Live DJ sets play tribute to funk originators between bands to keep the crowd grooving without interruption at The Bullring stage.
Explore the enchanting festival grounds for lively activities fitting for all ages.
The nearest airport is Granada. From Granada, it’s 150 kilometres to Torres.
Direct trains from Madrid and Seville to Jaen. From Jaen, it’s 31 kilometres to Torres.
The primary access to Torres is the J-3230 road, which connects with A-320 ManchaReal – Jódar in the section between Mancha Real and Jimena.
The road from Mancha Real will have posters of the festival for guidance.
The festival area is 3,5 kilometres from Torres centre.
Where to stay? Hotel Tips
Camping on the festival grounds is a good option, but finding a hotel nearby may be more comfortable.
A shuttle bus service use to be available from the beginning to the end of the festival.
Buses will leave from the following stations: La Yuca, Mancha Real, Linares, Bailén or Mengibar.
Hotel Rural Puerto Mágina is close to the festival and 3 kilometres from Torres centre.
Cabañas Imagina with an outdoor pool.
Four kilometres from the festival and 2 kilometres from Torres centre.
Hotels in villages nearby the Imagina Festival;
One of the best hotels nearby Torres is HO Ciudad de Jaén, situated in Jaén, 31 kilometres from the festival venue.
Modern and comfortable hotel with excellent facilities.
Bedmar – 26 km.
Jaen – 31 km.
Bélmez de la Moraleda 49 km.
Bailen – 66 km.
Baños de la Encina – 80 km.
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Garorock Music Festival in Marmande, France, 30 June – 3 July 2022
Garorock, Pop and Rock Festival in Marmande, France
30 June – 3 July 2022
When: 30 June – 3 July 2022
Where: Marmande, France
Official website: https://www.garorock.com
Hotels: Hotels in Marmande
In a few first years, launched in 1997, Garorock became one of the most respected French pop and rock music festivals. It is taking place by the Garonne River. The festival offers various activities, and it even has a program for younger visitors – Garokids for children between 6-12. Garorock grew fast, and over the years, it moved to less urban space with a desire of becoming an eco-festival. Its successful formula earned the festival its place among the most important festivals in France and yearly welcomed over 50.000 people.
About Garorock Festival
In a few first years, launched in 1997, Garorock became one of the most respected French pop and rock music festivals.
It is taking place by the Garonne River.
The festival offers various activities, and it even has a program for younger visitors – Garokids for children between 6-12.
Garorock grew fast, and over the years, it moved to less urban space with a desire of becoming an eco-festival.
Its successful formula earned the festival its place among the most important festivals in France and yearly welcomed over 50.000 people.
The festival’s address is Plaine de la Filhole, Marmande, France.
Marmande is a small town right next to the Garonne River.
It is famous in the area primarily for its tasty tomatoes.
But that’s not all, of course!
The entire region is also renowned for its sprawling vineyards and rich culture.
By plane, flights are available from the airport of your choice, and the closest ones are in Bordeaux or Bergerac.
Buses and trains are available from many French cities.
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Shrewsbury Food Festival, 25 – 26 June 2022
Shrewsbury Food Festival
25 – 26 June 2022
When: 25 – 26 June 2022
Where: Quarry Park & around town in Shrewsbury, UK
Map: The Querry Park, Shrewsbury, on Google Maps
Official website: shrewsburyfoodfestival.co.uk
Started by two locals who already run the Shropshire Oktoberfest, Kids Festival and Christmas Festivals. Shrewsbury Food Festival highlights local craft, unsigned bands, family entertainment and of course, all the regional food and drinks you can find.
About Shrewsbury Food Festival
Started by two locals who already run the Shropshire Oktoberfest, Kids Festival and Christmas Festivals.
Shrewsbury Food Festival highlights local craft, unsigned bands, family entertainment and of course, all the regional food and drinks you can find.
This town’s fantastic food scene has been slowly coming onto the mainstream, with great producers and independent retailers and restaurants joining the fray.
Shrewsbury Food Festival is a celebration of food throughout the town, just northwest of Birmingham, and in the main festival site of Quarry Park.
The Unplugged area features up and coming local musicians. There are also kids entertainment, workshops and a Chef Demonstration stage with top local chefs and a Chef School.
Get Your BBQ On!
All the best BBQ teams from across the UK will also be in the Quarry Park competing for Shropshire’s best BBQ title.
You’re welcome to watch the teams as they prepare their victuals, which will take hours to make their BBQ the best.
The BBQ stage will also introduce you to top grill masters and tips on getting the best from your food.
Where to Stay – Hotel Tips
In the heart of historical Shrewsbury is a charming timber-framed hotel with period fixings, including exposed beams and sloping ceilings.
Shrewsbury Castle is just 5 minutes walk away, and The Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery less than 500 metres away.
is one more in the historic centre of Shrewsbury, a newly renovated hotel with elegant and stylish rooms and a highly-regarded restaurant.
Shrewsbury Station, the medieval centre, shops, local market and Theatre Severn are all within a 5-minute walk from the hotel.
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Shrewsbury Folk Festival. 26 – 29 August 2022, Shrewsbury, UK
Shrewsbury Folk Festival
26 – 29 August 2022
When: 26 – 29 August 2022
Where: West Midlands Showground, Shrewsbury, UK.
Map: West Midlands Showground, Shrewsbury on Google Maps
Official website: shrewsburyfolkfestival.co.uk
Hotels: Hotels in Shrewsbury
About Shrewsbury Folk Festival
Organizers claim a reputation for delivering the “very finest acts from the UK and around the world”.
A platform for authentic new artists coupled with the best sound and lighting possible.
An all-round music festival for all ages with four sound stages, dance tent and unique venues for children and youth.
There are also shops, caterers, a craft fair, free buses into Shrewsbury town centre and a massive campsite.
Apparently, there are also bars and proper flushing toilets.
On-site WiFi coverage is limited and free as well as entertainment for younger people and workshops, dance displays and open mic.
Where to Stay
Right in the heart of historic Shrewsbury, a newly renovated hotel with elegant and stylish rooms and a highly-regarded restaurant.
Shrewsbury Station is just 5 minutes’ walk away.
Shrewsbury’s medieval centre, many shops, local market and Theatre Severn are all within a 5-minute walk from the hotel.