MTV Presents Gibraltar Calling - A Brand New Live Music Spectacular Coming This September!
See you in September Gibraltar!
Get excited music fans, MTV have just announced an outdoor live music spectacular set to hit Gibraltar on the 2nd and 3rd September this year - MTV Presents Gibraltar Calling!
Our first ever partnership with HM Government of Gibraltar, the event formally knows as the Gibraltar Music Festival will be staged at the Victoria Stadium across two days, featuring stand out performances from some amazing acts to be announced soon.
"With its sunny climate and stunning views, Gibraltar is a fantastic location for an outdoor live music event and we’re really looking forward to working with the Government of Gibraltar to showcase what Gibraltar has to offer to our youth audience,” commented Mark Swift, Senior Vice President, Commercial & International Ad Sales, VIMN UK. "We’re confident that with the power of the MTV brand name behind it and the support we’ll provide, MTV presents Gibraltar Calling will be the biggest and best festival in Gibraltar to date."
HM Government of Gibraltar’s Minister for Culture, the Hon Steven Linares, said: "I am delighted to be able to announce this exciting new development for Gibraltar’s cultural life. Since the first Gibraltar Mega Concert in 2012 the festival has become an important highlight of the year for locals and visitors alike. The event is firmly established as one of Europe’s major summer festivals, featuring international headliners and showcasing local talents.
"This fantastic new collaboration with MTV is testament to the festival’s success to date, and promises to take it to the next level. I am confident that Gibraltar Music Week will build on the excellent reputation of its precursors and I look forward to working with MTV to deliver this unprecedented event to the Rock."
Chief Minister of HM Government of Gibraltar, the Hon Fabian Picardo, said: "The huge success of the music festival has now allowed us to go global with the Gibraltar branding associated with this fantastic event. As a result we have been able to agree a partnership with a global household brand like MTV in a way that will enable us to promote Gibraltar internationally in an unprecedented manner at this crucial time in our history. This is an exciting development that is great news for music fans in Gibraltar and great for the jurisdiction as a whole. MTV is an iconic leader in its field and we are very proud indeed to call them partners in the international growth of the GMF."
Tickets are set to go on sale on 1st March 2017. For further information on the event, ticketing and artists, visit www.gibraltarcalling.com.