The year 2024 is set to end on a musical high as the iconic Medio y Medio Festival announces its line-up for the upcoming edition. Hosted at the jazz club and restaurant in Punta Ballena, the festival promises a stellar line-up of over thirty national and international artists. The festival, scheduled to commence on December 29, will feature the legendary Hugo Fattoruso, who will be celebrating his 80th birthday. The New Year's Eve show will be enlivened by the captivating performance of Bailar Libres, setting the perfect tone for the year to come.
On January 2, the first concert of 2024, Zorrito Von Quintiero and Los Gustocks will take the stage, marking the beginning of a series of performances scheduled every Tuesday. The line-up features a mix of established acts and emerging talent, including Catupecu Machu, Axel, Coti with Lele, Fabiana Cantilo, La Delio Valdez, El Kuelgue, and Escalandrum presenting their album Piazzolla plays Piazzolla. Other notable performers include Emiliano Brancciari, Usted Sealemelo, Pedro Pastor, Bandalos Chinos, Dillom, Gustavo Cordera, Skay Beilinson, Leo Rizzi, Agarrate Catalina with Antlopez, Turfa Uruguay, Paulinho Moska with Maria Gadu, Muerdo, Chico Cesar, Peyote Asesino, and Chacho Ramos.
Tickets and More
For those eager to be a part of this musical extravaganza, the shows will start at 22:30, and tickets are available for purchase on RedTickets starting Wednesday. Adding to the festival excitement, SKY Airline is offering a promotion where they will give away two double tickets to Florianopolis, Brazil. This announcement promises a festival that blends the classic and contemporary, offering audiences a unique experience that embodies the spirit of music and celebration.
In related news, the iconic punk rock band, The Offspring, is all set to make their debut in Costa Rica as part of the 2024 Picnic Festival line-up. The event, produced by Jogo and scheduled to take place on February 10 and 17, will feature The Offspring's performance as the closing act. Known for their explosive energy and hits like Self Esteem, The Kids Aren’t Alright, Come Out and Play, and Pretty Fly (for a White Guy), the band's arrival in Costa Rica marks a significant milestone for Central American fans. After their performance in Costa Rica, The Offspring will proceed to tour other South American festivals, including the Lollapalooza in Argentina, Chile, and Brazil, and the Estéreo Picnic Festival. They are also set to tour Europe in the second half of 2024.