The Xunta begins the massive Xacobeo concerts with the presentation of the Portamérica at the Portas sugar factory

Doors, May 23, 2022.- The Xunta de Galicia is going to start the massive concerts of Xacobeo 22 in fifteen days with the celebration of the festival Portamerica in the Azucarera of the Portas Town Hall, which this morning hosted its official presentation, and in other enclaves such as la carballeira or A Tafona, already in Caldas de Reis.

The territorial delegate of the Xunta in Pontevedra, Luis López, the curator of the Xacobeo Plan, Cecilia Pereira, and the director of the Galician Agency for Cultural Industries, Jacobo Sutil, participated today in the launch of this great musical event, which also It was attended by the mayor of Portas, Ricardo Martínez, the head of the Esmerarte company, Kin Martínez, and other municipal representatives.

The festival Portamerica will be held between Friday June 2 and Sunday June 4 with performances by dozens of artists, including Nathy Peluso, Mikel Erentxun, Lori Meyers, Delaporte, Rojuu, Wos, Rozalén, Baiuca, Coque Malla, Andrés Suárez, Xoel López, Viva Sweden, De Pedro and Amparanoia, among others. It will also develop a new edition of the gastronomic program showrockingone of the most identifying actions of PortAmerica, with the participation this year of 40 Michelin Star chefs under the curatorship of Pepe Solla.

PortAmerica It is part of the brand of the Xunta *FEST Galicia and has also been receiving support in recent years through subsidies to music festivals organized by the Ministry of Culture, Education, Professional Training and Universities.

Luis López wanted to thank the Portas and Caldas de Reis town councils for their collaboration and highlighted the “work and effort” of music promoters and concert organizers to put Galicia “at the forefront of the music scene in Europe in this special year for to be Jacobean”. Along these lines, he highlighted the “very strong support and collaboration” of the Xunta de Galicia with all these events “to enjoy a spectacular year of concerts, to continue increasing the attractions of this land with the strong pull of the best music and to maintain, this way, to Galicia as a fashion destination”.

The festival Portamerica is going to kick off the Xacobeo 22 concerts, especially the most popular ones, after two weeks ago they had started in Lalín with the Cooked fromCamino, a more specific event in which music and gastronomy were also mixed. From then on, more than 300 artists will perform in almost fifty town halls in our community through 70 concerts or competitions.

In the province of Pontevedra, the Xunta de Galicia is going to finance and support around thirty shows, many of them with artists of national and international fame, such as the Muse and C.Tangana concerts in Vigo or the festivals Portamerica, Atlantic Festival of Vilagarcia, Rio Verbena Fest from Pontevedra, Jacobean Gala of Marin, Sanxenxo Xacobeo, They are two Arrieiros in A Estrada or Ciclo Xacobeo Vigoamong others.

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The Xunta begins the massive Xacobeo concerts with the presentation of the Portamérica at the Portas sugar factory

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