Bilbao BBK Live 2023: Lineup, tickets and how to get there

Bilbao BBK Live is a music festival held in Bilbao, Spain. It is held every year in mid-July and lasts until the early hours of the morning. It is currently one of the main music festivals in Spain (along with Primavera Sound, Mad Cool and Arenal Sound) and Europe.

The festival was created in 2006 by Last Tour under the name Bilbao Live Festival. And after its success, the savings bank Bilbao Bizkaia Kutxa joined the sponsorship of the festival, giving it its name (BBK). It has been growing since its beginnings, and since 2011 it has not dropped below 100,000 attendees. The event features a variety of artists from diverse genres and styles such as hip-hop, electronic music, pop and rock.

Where is Bilbao BBK Live 2023 held?

It is held at Kobetamendi Park, which is located on the mountain that bears the same name (or Monte Cobetas). It is a natural park where the rest of the year visitors go hiking and enjoy the incredible views of the city of Bilbao. The enclosure has seven stages and a capacity of 120,000 people. In addition, there is a camping area on Mount Arraiz (3 km from the site) with a capacity of 12,000 people.

When will the festival be held?

Bilbao BBK Live 2023 will be held from Thursday, July 6th to Saturday, July 8th. The festival site will open its doors from 17:00 to 7:00, during the three days of the festival.

How to get to Bilbao BBK Live

The most comfortable way to get to Bilbao BBK Live is to do it with Mitaxi.net. You can go by cab with 3 more people or even better, in a Minivan with up to 6 friends. On our website you can book your transfer to Kobetamendi Park from anywhere in Bilbao or the rest of Spain.

Another option to get to the festival is to fly to Bilbao, take the Bizkaibus A3247 bus, get off at the Termibús-San Mamés stop and take the free shuttle bus to the venue or finish the journey by foot in about 25 min.

Bilbao BBK Live 2023 lineup

The Bilbao BBK Live 2023 lineup features a mix of artists and musicians from a variety of genres. These are some of the artists that will perform at the festival: Artic Monkeys, Florence + The Machine, Love of Lesbian, The Blaze, Duki, The Chemical Brothers, Amaia, Jamie XX, Fever Ray, Idles, Tinariwen, Rojuu070 Shake and Ben UFO.

Bilbao BBK Live 2023 lineup
Source: https://www.bilbaobbklive.com/en/

Bilbao BBK Live 2023 tickets

You can buy tickets online, through the official Bilbao BBK Live website.. There are different types of tickets:

  • There are the one-day tickets, which cost 66 euros.
  • You have the option to buy a 3-day pass for 164 euros.
  • You can also buy a 3-day pass + camping for 182 euros.
  • On the other hand, there are is a camping pass 19,80 euros, but you have to keep in mind that you need to have a festival ticket to camp. This is an option for those who are going to attend one or two days and want to enjoy the camping.

In addition, there is a promotion (valid until 26 January) for passes and camping:

  • 3-day pass: €150
  • 3-day pass + Camping: €170
  • Camping 4 nights: €20