The popular Los Alamos Beach Festival event is back, although with important news and changes. If you are interested and you are wondering where it will take place or the price of the ticket continue reading.
In past editions celebrated in Torremolinos, 50,000 people have attended during the 3 days of the event.
What is Los Alamos Beach Festival?
Los Alamos Beach Festival is a great electronic music festival that takes place every year. In 2018, from the 1st to the 5th of August in Estepona.
In past editions celebrated in Torremolinos, 50,000 people have attended during the 3 days of the event. The great popularity achieved was however the main drawback to renovate location, the festival took place on the beach near a residential area.
Among the different artists who will be present this year are Armin Van Buuren, Firebeatz and Seguridad Social. More artists will be added to the festival as the inauguration approaches.
Where does it take place?
Los Alamos Beach Festival moves to Estepona. Exactly at the Fairgrounds on Avenida Juan Carlos I, 400. The camping area is located next to the Estepona Marina, about 2.2 kilometres from the festival (30 minutes walking distance).
If you’re curious about what you’re going to find, here’s a video of a past edition:
What is the minimum age allowed for the festival?
If you want to attend this festival you must be at least 18 years old, although the minimum age is 16, as long as you are accompanied by a legal guardian and present the following documentation:
- Authorization to attend the event (*You must download this form).
- Photocopy of the identity card of the person authorizing the minor.
Is it possible to camp at the festival?
Those who have bought a ticket with the right to camp may do so in an area provided for this purpose. The camping site is about 2.2 kilometres from the festival (30 minutes walking distance) on the Playa del Cristo next to the Estepona Marina.
The camping area is guarded and has 24-hour access control, cleaning and health care.
There will be showers, mobile phone recharging points, lockers, shade, water attractions and access to a private beach.
There are some restrictions that you must take into account, such as the fact that the minimum number of people to camp is 2 and that the size of the tent must be adequate. I recommend to review the rules from the official website, as in case you do not comply with any of them, your ticket may be cancelled.
How much do tickets to the festival cost?
There are different ticket price categories for Los Alamos Beach Festival. Depending on whether you choose the option with camping or with drinks included. Let’s see which ones might interest you:
- General ticket: 55€
Includes entrance to the festival from 1 to 5 August.
- Youth Ticket (16 and 17 years old): 55€
Entry for minors must be accompanied by authorization.
- Entrance fee with camping: 70€
This ticket gives you the entitlement to camp on the campsite from 1 to 5 August.
- Entrance ticket for young people with camping: 70€
If you are under 18 years old and want to camp on the campsite you must get this ticket to the festival.
- VIP ticket + 10 drinks: 100€
Ticket with access to VIP area and exclusive drinks bars.
- VIP ticket + 10 drinks + Camping: 115€
Access to VIP area, exclusive bars and the use of campgrounds.
- You can visit the campsite from 1 August at 12 noon to 5 August at 7 pm.
Single Day Tickets
If you only want to attend the festival one day you can do it, the price are as follows:
- Wednesday 1st August: 19€
- Thursday 2nd August to Saturday 4th August: 29€ per day
* The price is the same if you are a minor but don’t forget to bring a signed authorization and a legal guardian.
You can buy tickets from the official website or ticketea.com:
How to get to Los Alamos Beach Festival?
When the festival took place in Los Alamos it was very easy to get to from different parts of the province, the Los Alamos train stop was a comfortable distance from the festival site. Now that it is in Estepona many can wonder how to get there, it is very simple and there are alternatives.
Bus to Los Alamos Beach Festival
The organization has launched bus services with departures from different cities of Andalusia on Wednesday 1 August at 3:00 pm.
- Almeria (Avenida Federico): 31€
- Cadiz (Estación de autobús): 25€
- Córdoba (Avenida Saturno): 29€
- Granada (Neptuno): 27€
- Huelva (Avda. Andalucía): 32€
- Jaén (Corte Inglés): 31€
- Sevilla (Benito Villamarín): 27.50€
- Málaga (Ayuntamiento): 16€
There are also shuttle buses available on different days of the week.
Organize your own trip to the festival
If you are with a group of friends, you may find it more convenient to organise your own bus trip. You can book buses for 12,19 and up to 54 seats. The bus will pick you up where you ask. To return you just need to specify the place and time where you want to be picked up.
I leave you the link to a trusted site where you can do it:
More information and tickets purchases
For more information about the festival, additions to the guest artists’ poster and ticket purchases, please visit the official website: