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Algarve Summer Festival tickets up for grabs!

YOU’RE BEAUTIFUL, it’s true. I saw your face in a crowded place, and I don’t know what to do, ‘cause I’ll never be with you …. Know all the words to You’re Beautiful by James Blunt? Fancy singing along with the crowd when James performs at the Algarve Stadium later this month? Here’s your chance!

This week, The Resident is offering readers the chance to win two pairs of two-day passes to the hottest music event, taking place in the Algarve this summer! Yes, it’s guaranteed to be a scorching couple of days, and we’re not only talking about the weather. With a top line-up of international stars including James Blunt, Melanie C, the Black Eyed Peas, as well as top Portuguese acts Rui Veloso, Souls of Fire, Fat Freddy’s Drop, Boss AC and FF, this year’s festival is definitely not to be missed!

When and where

The Algarve Summer Festival takes place on Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18 at the Algarve Stadium in Faro.


The programme for this year’s Algarve Summer Festival is as follows:

June 17 – James Blunt, Melanie C, Rui Veloso and Souls of Fire

June 18 – The Black Eyed Peas, Fat Freddy’s Drop, Boss AC and FF

How can I win?

For a chance to get your hands on a free pair of two-day passes, just answer the following question.


With which male artist did Melanie C record the hit When You’re Gone?

a) Left Eye

b) Bryan Adams

c) Elton John

d) Dane Bowers

Send your answer, along with your name, address and telephone number, to The Resident either by e-mail to [email protected], by fax to 282 342 939 or by post to ‘The Resident/Algarve Summer Festival Competition’, Apartado 131, 8400-902 Lagoa, or by hand to The Resident offices at Rua Visconde de Lagoa, No 2 and 3, in Lagoa. Make sure your entry is received by noon on Tuesday, June 6. All correct entries will be entered into the prize draw and the winners will be printed in The Resident’s edition of June 9. Good luck!

Another chance to win …

Generous to a fault, that’s what we are .… For another chance to win a pair of two-day passes to the Algarve Summer Festival, don’t miss next week’s issue of The Resident!

To purchase tickets

If you don’t want to leave it to chance, you can buy tickets for the Algarve Summer Festival from Forum Algarve in Faro, Tourism Information Points, Post Offices, Fnac stores, Multibanco machines and from Ticketline (reservations 707 234 234) or from One day tickets for June 17 or 18 are priced at 25 euros, 27.50 euros and 30 euros each, according to seat position. Two-day passes are priced at 40 euros, 45 euros and 50 euros each, according to seat position.