This years the lineup for one one Colombia’s and Latin America´s biggest music festivals was announced; Rock al Parque takes place every year in Parque Simon Bolivar, Colombia´s biggest park, located in Colombia´s capital, Bogota!
Rock in the Park is an annual tradition for Bogota’s music scene, number of great bands have played at rock al parque over the years, including Dead Kennedys, NOFX, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Cafe Tacvba, Manu Chao, Amigos Invisibles, Bloc Party, Illya Kuryaki and the Valderramas, and many, many more.
Here´s a videos of last years Rock al Parque 2013:
The festival, which has been running every year since 1995, has an average of over 50 bands performing, and takes place over 3 days in Parque Simon Bolivar. The sale of alcohol is prohibited, and security is usually pretty tight, but it’s an amazing 3 days.
This year’s event will be on August 16, 17 and 18. As I said, it’s a diverse lineup, including not just rock music, but also reggae, punk, ska and blues, along with more traditional Colombian groups. Usually more than 400,000 spectators attend this event over the course of the 3 days.
Let´s take a look at the headliners:
This year’s Rock al Parque is more international than ever, with performances coming from Killswitch Engage, Fishbone, The Casualties, Black Label Society, Juana Molina, Exodus, and Sly and Robbie. promises to be an amazing few days.
So, if you’re planning to be in Bogota in mid-August make sure you book our tour and head over to the Paque Simon Bolivar to check out Colombias biggest music festival: Rock Al Parque together with a beautiful Colombia lady on your side.