Frequently asked questions
Festival Forte | Montemor-o-Velho Castle | August 24, 25 & 26 2017
TICKETS & ACCOMMODATION
WHAT IS THE PRICE OF THE GENERAL ADMISSION?
The general admission is on sale in limited quantities for 100 € online and 105 € at participating outlets.
WHAT IS THE PRICE OF THE DAILY TICKETS?
The daily tickets are on sale in limited quantities for 50 € online and 55€ at participating outlets.
WHERE CAN I BUY THE TICKETS?
HOW DO I GET MY TICKET IF I PURCHASE IT ONLINE?
We will send a pdf file with the ticket to your mailbox
CAN I CANCEL MY TICKET?
Cancellations can’t be done but you can always sell your ticket, easely, at TICKETSWAP
IS THERE A FREE CAMPING?
The village of Montemor-o-Velho includes a spacious camping site at walking distance from all the action and available exclusively to owners of tickets for FESTIVAL FORTE
Every day for general tickets and one day for daily tickets. You must have a valid Festival Ticket / Wristband to enter the campsite
HOW CAN I FIND ACCOMMODATION?
Find the best options through SONICGOODS
WHERE IS THE FESTIVAL?
Montemor-o-Velho is located between Lisbon and Porto. About 200 km away from Lisbon and 120 km from Porto.
Montemor-o-Velho Portugal // GPS: 40°10’22.7″N 8°40’58.9″W
HOW CAN I GET TO FESTIVAL FORTE?
The easiest way will be by train. We are closing a partnership discount between the Portuguese national train company “CP” and the festival, so you will be able to buy your train ticket with a discount of 30%. You may STOP at Coimbra-B station or Alfarelos station and then get the festival shuttles on the scheduled timetable.
You can check the train TIMETABLE AND PRICES HERE
AT THE FESTIVAL
WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM CAPACITY?
Due to the limited capacity of the castle, attendance is limited to 5000 spectators per day.
HOW FAR AWAY IS THE CAMPING FROM THE CASTLE?
Around 400 meters away. There will also be an escalator from the town up to the castle.
WHEN CAN I START CAMPING?
Festival Forte campsite will be open the day before the festival starts (August 23th) and closes the day after (August 28th)
CAN I BRING FOOD AND DRINKS?
Yes. You can bring all your food and drinks into the campsite. You’re not allowed to bring your own drinks into the Festival Site.
CAN I BRING MY CAMERA?
No professional photo/film/video/audio equipment is allowed. You can bring your standard digital camera.
WHEN IT STARTS? WHEN IT ENDS?
The Festival starts Thursday (August 24th) and it ends Sunday (August 27th) . On the 24th you can arrive whenever you want, the camping site will be open. You can arrive early so you have time to settle and prepare for the first night.
CAN I BUY TOBACCO?
Yes. There will be stands selling tobacco at the Festival Site.
I HAVE A COMPANY AND I WOULD LIKE TO BECOME A PARTNER OF FESTIVAL FORTE.
Send your answer to firstname.lastname@example.org. It will receive our best attention.
I WANT TO BE A VOLUNTEER AT FESTIVAL FORTE.
Festival Forte is not, at the moment, admitting voluntary work.
I WOULD LIKE TO WORK AT THE FESTIVAL.
Send your application to email@example.com. It will be considered and we will get back to you promptly with a reply.
I AM A JOURNALIST / PHOTOGRAPHER AND I WOULD LIKE TO COVER FESTIVAL FORTE.
In order for our team to consider your accreditation please fill in the following FORM. After analysis we will be in touch.