Events (e.g Talkfest; Iberian Festival Awards; After-work drinks)
Information (e.g. database; papers; legislation)
Job & Mentoring
Partnerships & Protocols
Funding & Applications (e.g Social Fund)
Translation (EN or ES to PT)
APORFEST seeks to uphold the interests and rights of all Associates, in a national and international level and to contribute to the development and professionalization of the field of music festivals in Portugal | Promote contact, provide information, boost training and research | Support strategically all interested in music festivals.
APORFEST wants to be a representative organization of the field of music festivals in Portugal and internationally that protects, supports, develops and contributes to the positive development of the industry.
Represent the music festival sector;
Help establishing a quick point of contact between the players (national and international) in the area of festivals;
Defend the interests of all associates before municipal interests, government and legal bodies;
Create content that can be used to improve knowledge and create generational talent that will optimize this area in a technical and functional level;
Provide services of consulting and strategic support in the area;
Promote and support research;
Promote employability, by finding new talents in the field of music festivals that meets the interests of those who are looking for employees
DO YOU KNOW THAT IN 2018...
311 music festivals occurred in Portugal
More than 2,7 millions of people attended this events
Festival Goers usually spent 10-20€ per day in the festivals
46% of the public has the age of 18 to 25 years old
"Festivals in Portugal. What's Aporfest?" by Tosta Mista - Álvaro Costa
For further information please contact us through the email aporfest[at]aporfest.pt or (+351) 217 904 720