The scene will be set for an amazing experience with music 24 hours a day.
2012 line-up, rumours, news and our predictions
Acts announced for Arenal Sound 2012 so far are:
Two Door Cinema Club, The Wombats, Miami Horror, Monarchy, Lori Meyers, Sidonie, Second, Hola A todo El Mundo, Corizonas, The Zombie Kids, Anni B Sweet, Delafe Y Las Flores Azules Maga, Sr. Chinarro, El Columpio Asesino, Zahara, Mendetz, Chinse Christmas Cards and Cut Your Hair.
2011 line-up and past line-up highlights
For the 2011 line up featured Tiga and Orbital (DJ set), Scissor Sisters, Calvin Harris, The Charlatans, Hurts, Mystery Jets (DJ set), Franz Ferdinand (DJ set), The Third Twin, Vetusta Morla, Vive la Fête, Rinôçérôse, Delorean, Supersubmains, Dos Bandas Y Un Destino (Arizona Baby & Los Coronas), Dorian, El Guincho, The Suicide of Western Culture, Triangulo De Amor Bizarro Canteca De Macao, La Pegatina, Polock, Russian Red, We are Standard, La Habitacion Roja, Docotor Pitangu, Bongo Botrako, Mr Pitangu, The Leadings, POL 3.14, Tulsa, The Ezra Beats, La Pulqueria, Miss Caffeina, Varry Brava, The Welcome Dynasty, Cyan, Twelve Dolls, The Noises, Dinero, Cloverace, Los Ultimos Banistas, Not This Way, La Vieja, El Secreto De Amelie, The Bares Band, Quinta Planta, 45 Grados, Maximo No Catna, and El Mundo Wayne.
There’s a real party atmosphere in the air which is propelled by the beach setting and glorious Spanish sun.
History and facts
Launched in 2010, Arenal Sound is the most exciting new addition to the European festival calendar. 2010 attracted over 100,000 revelers to the sands of the Arenal beach, for four days of the best pop-rock, indie, electronic music and countless beach activities.
Music stages and other entertainment
There are four stages which host all the live music the festival has to offer.
As well as checking out all the great live music and enjoying the sun, sea and sand, there is also the Beach Club Live.
Beach Club Live (BCL) is how Arenal Sound differentiates itself from other festivals. BCL offers the best music and DJs by the beach 24 hours a day for 10 days.
Arenal Sound provides you complete performances for each day with cool bands, DJ's and theme parties. Whilst at BCL, you will enjoy the sun, pool, beach, loungers, Lebanese beds, cocktail bar, 24 hours music, and many others surprises that will make you and unforgettable summer.
There are also water activities including sailing, catamarans, jet skis, parasailing, kite surfing and scuba diving alongside beach volleyball and football tournaments all available on the festival site.
Food and drink
There are numerous food and drink stalls in the main arena as well as in the camping area.
There is also a shopping area in the main arena if you run out of any essentials.
Camping and other accommodation
Arenal Sound Festivals' camping area is located right by the beach and next to the music arena.
Although the festival only runs for 4 days, the camping area is open for 10 days.
The area is 100,000m2 facilitating lockers, showers/toilets, food stands, mobile phone charge point, security, medical suport, green areas/woodlands, shadow areas, etc. making this area a great place for festival goers to enjoy their holiday.
If you don't feel like camping, there are hotels in close proximity of the festival.
There is a VIP Floor in the main arena close to the main stage and VIP car parking which is right next to the main arena.
Location and travel
Arenal Sound Festival take place at the Arenal beach, Burriana, Castellón, Spain.
If you have to fly to another city in Spain:
Reus Airport takes 90 minutes to Burriana. Alicante Airport takes 3 hours and 30 minutes to Burriana. Madrid Airport (Barajas) takes 3 hours and 30 minutes to Burriana. Barcelona Airport takes 2 hours and 30 minutes to Burriana.
There are direct routes from Barcelona, Madrid, Reus, Valencia Castellón.
Festival contact and tickets.
Early bird tickets for Arenal Sound 2012 have already sold out, however more details for general ticket sales will be released after December 31st