NeoPop festival is a Techno music festival and is one of the most popular underground electronic music festivals around. Just like its name suggests, this music fest portrays the antithesis of pop culture where underground Techno reigns. This is the perfect home for Techno music lovers where they can let loose of their daily, dull and boring routines and have the time of their lives!
Neopop takes part in Portugal, in Viana Do Castelo. The eye catching scenery, along with the perfect music and the sunset; this place is nothing less than a music mecca for everyone! It is, without a doubt, the perfect bass heavy baptism that you would need in the mid of the year, to renew your senses and feel fresh as ever! Dance from dusk till dawn and feel the beat of electronic music pump up your blood; Neopop is all about being crazy!
It is a 4-day long music festival which includes some of the most prominent names of the music world spreaded by four stages, Neostage, Antistage, Teatro Sá de Miranda e Parque de Campismo. 2019 is the 14th year of Neopop is taking place and it is definitely enhancing with every passing year. The dates for the festival have been announced and it will be taking place between 7th to 10th August. The Minho region will yet again be pumped up with techno music and will become the heaven of underground electronic music for 4 days!
The Neopop music festival is a highly appreciated and loved underground electronic music festival. With the aim of celebrating techno music, this special event lets people explore Techno music, inviting the most recognised artists of the genre to one place! The pounding sounds and beats of Techno music lights up the world and makes anyone fall in love with the surrounding forested hills and sceneries more and more.
Viana Do Castelo:
Neopop is the best festival in the region that anyone can visit. Viana Do Castelo is a beautiful town to visit as it is located in the Northern Bay of Atlantic. With forested hills and native beaches surrounding this town, this city is an ideal tourist spot. Moreover, the romanticism that it has to offer is indisputably the best thing to experience. The charm of romance and nature, along with the best ever music festival is the deadliest combination that anyone can get! And Neopop offers you just that! The festival grounds of Neopop is the edge of Viana Do Castelo and this place is now served by the techno music industry completely.
The lineup for Neopop 2018 was very impressive and thousands of people attended the music festival with the craze of electronic music. Famous and loved names of the music industry like Nina Kraviz, Jeff Mills, Nastia, Len Faki and Solomon were a part of the music fest. The opening concert of the Neo stage, on the first day, was done by Mr Herbert Quain, Rui Vargas, St. German and Ivan Smagghe. On the other hand, the opening concert of the ANTI stage, on the first day, was done by Nuno Carneiro, Frank Maurel, Magazino and Freshkitos etc.
The beautiful and elegant historic setting of Neopop music festival sets it apart from all the other music and dance fests that take place. The Lima River opens here in the expanse of the Atlantic Ocean. This year, Viana Do Castelo is all set to be turned into an underground electronic and techno music heaven, from 7th to 10th August the 4-day music festival will showcase as headliners of the event, Underworld, Ben Klock, Richie Hawtin, DVS1, Maceo Plex, Amelie Lens, Jeff Mills, Paco Osuna and Laurent Garnier.
The opening concert on the first day, that is 7th August will be done by John Digweed, Rui Vargas, Underworld and 2jack4u.
On the 2nd day, Acid Pauli, Amato & Adriani [live], Amelie Lens, DVS1, Interstellar Funk, Ivan Smagghe, KiNK [live], Maceo Plex, Nicolas Lutz, Richie Hawtin, Sensible Soccers [live], Solar B2B Lokier, Wata Igarashi [live] along with many other names will be performing.
On the 3rd day of the festival, Ø [Phase] B2B Matrixxman, Ben Klock, Chris Liebing, Colin Benders, Dasha Rush [live], Dax J, Hector Oaks, Paco Osuna, Pan-Pot, Rebekah [live] along with others.
Lastly, for the fourth day, the announced names are, DJ Deep B2B Zadig, Hardfloor [live], Jeff Mills, Julianna, Laurent Garnier, Lewis Fautzi, Nastia, Rødhåd, Surgeon [live], Tale Of Us, The Advent [live] and more.
This four-day music festival is now one of the most rising electronic music events across Europe. People from around the world visit this festival and dance to the beats of most amazing techno music artists. If you love Techno music then you will enjoy this wonderful combination of the Sun, Sea and Techno. This is a must-see festival for you. Add it to your bucket list as you don’t want to miss out on this one at all.
How to get there?
The nearest airport around the festival venue is Porto airport. It is just two hour away from the bus. You will have to take two buses to get to Viana do Castelo. The first bus is taken to Povoa de Varzim and then a second one to Viana do Castelo. You then have to simply follow the signs to get to the music festival.
Secondly, you can get to the music festival by train as well. There are several trains from and to Viana Do Castelo and will take you directly to the festival as well. You can also reach it by taking a train directly from Spain. Likewise, some of the bets bus transport companies like Avis are working to get you to Viana Do Castelo! The transport system to get to Neopop music festival is impeccable and runs extremely smoothly, ensuring great flow and error free journey for the visitors which is one of the major reasons why the crowd keeps getting larger day by day.