Azkena Rock 2022: general information
Azkena Rock is a festival that has been held since 2002 in Vitoria, Álava. This event, which has more than 18 editions behind it, has become one of the most important festivals in Spain, as it manages to bring rock bands far from the mainstream public but known at the underground level.
In this festival you can enjoy genres like rock or punk, and styles like hard rock, heavy metal andstoner rock. With well-known headliners such as Pearl Jam, Alice Cooper, Scorpions, ZZ Top, Social Distortion, Tool, Queens of the Stone Age or Bad Religion, the festival has acquired an unparalleled prestige among rock lovers.
The festival is usually held throughout the month of June, and the usual venue is theMendizabala. So what, do you dare to know one of the best festivals in Spain?
Azkena Rock 2022 line-up: confirmed artists and bands
The official line-up of Azkena Rock 2022 is not going to leave anyone indifferent. Do you want to know who is going to take the stage in this edition? From Topfestivales we tell you:
- Patti Smith and Band
- The offspring
- Fu Manchu
- The Toy Dolls
- The Afghan Whigs
- Social Distortion
- Drive-by Truckers
- Jerry Cantrell
- EmmyLou Harris
- Suzi Quatro
- Michael Montoe
And many more! Don't miss any of them in Vitoria.
Where is Azkena Rock 2022 held?
The Azkena Rock festival, as we have said before, has been held since 2002 in the city of Vitoria, in the province of Alava. Specifically, its shows take place in the Mendizabala enclosure of the city itself.
Although this festival has the possibility of camping accommodation, we know that some of you prefer to stay in a hotel. From Topfestivales we think of everything and that's why we bring you a selection of the closest hotels to the venue:
You can also check out other cheaper options on the Airbnb website, which offers numerous apartments in the city.
And what better idea than to recharge your batteries while enjoying a good meal? That's why, from Topfestivals, we also bring you some of the closest restaurants:
- Restaurant "Tragoska"
- Restaurant "The bost".
- Restaurant-Asador Matxete
- Restaurant Vitoria
To get to the Azkena Rock festival site, from Topfestivales we suggest the following options:
- Plane. The closest airport is Vitoria-Gasteiz Airport, which is only 9 kilometers away from the city. Once there, due to its proximity and speed, the best option would be to take a cab to Mendizabala.
- By train. If you are coming from Madrid, Barcelona, Asturias, Galicia, Burgos or Navarre, it will not be difficult to find a train to get to your destination. Once there, if you want to go to Mendizabala, it is only a 15 minute walk.
- By bus. A bus from your city to Vitoria, which will leave you at the Euskaltzaindia square station. Once there, you can get to the city center by cab or by streetcar on line T2.
- By car. It is always the most comfortable and flexible option and besides, with google maps you won't get lost! You can also consider other cheaper options such as carpooling on blablacar.
Azkena Rock 2022 tickets
Azkena Rock 2022 tickets are now available for sale. Prices of your tickets and season tickets from:
- 3-day ticket: from 145 euros
- 3-day ticket + camping: from 160 euros.
One day tickets:
- Thursday, June 16: 45 €.
- Friday, June 17th: 65 €.
- Saturday June 18th: 65 €.