With more than 65 brands among which you can find the latest trends in fashion, art and design from the island, Phe Festival today makes its second edition a broader and more complete proposal with the inauguration of Phe Market in Puerto de la Cruz. In this sense, the musical offer is completed with a creative and artistic commitment, which can be found at the trends fair, a commitment to design, art and fashion from the Canary Islands. A program, therefore, ideal for all types of public, which today, Thursday 10, opens its doors with free access, integrated into the concert venue that crowns the event tomorrow, Friday 11 and Saturday 12.
In collaboration with the Council of Tenerife, and within the framework of this trend fair, 25 firms from the program Entrepreneur, attached to Tenerife Fashion, will be present, showing the latest in design, fashion and art from the island. An action that aims to support the marketing of the products of the brands included in this program.
In this sense, the socioeconomic vice president of the Tenerife Council, Efraín Medina, highlighted today at the opening of the space that "Phe Festival is here to stay" and wanted to underline the importance of the event by stating that "this festival does not arise by chance, but it is the product of many months of enthusiasm and work, which have resulted in a high-quality event».
For her part, the Councilor for Finance and Culture of Puerto de la Cruz, Sandra Rodríguez, also highlighted the activity of the Phe Market today, stating: «Compared to last year, we have exceeded all expectations, improving the offer with options such as PheMarket”. He also wanted to highlight the changes in this second edition by ensuring that "Phe Festival intends to be a benchmark event for summer music festivals." Finally, the mayor wanted to highlight the final result, saying that it has been possible to "transform the esplanade of Puerto de la Cruz into a cultural meeting place that revolves around music, trends, crafts and all those products that they sustain the essence of the festival”.
Finally, Raquel Rodríguez, director of Phe Market, today expressed her gratitude to all the participants «to all the brands present here and to all the areas that have collaborated, because Phe Market is possible thanks to them». Likewise, he wanted to encourage future visitors to attend. "We will have three days to enjoy fashion trends and music outdoors."
Framed within the Phe Market program, there will be a restaurant area, children's area, workshops and various proposals that encourage visitors to participate.
The firms that will be present at this festival are Jewelery (Carmen Díaz, Craft Love), costume jewelery and accessories (Artaps, Lamotto, Maharani Complementos, Muy Yo, Zoe, Artusal, Canarioca, Farobag, Tenerife Piel), hats (Dress Up Your Head) , footwear (Hammerhok Design, Sambabless), women's fashion (Abissi, Bea de la Rosa), children's fashion (Abuela Lala and Adelka, Monkey Loones), casual and sports fashion (Big Boston, La Costurilla, Lava, Brutto Concepts Store, Mas Que Puntas) and swimwear (Javier Aguilar).
The closure of the festival will take place on the days August 11 and 12 with the two days of concerts, with performances by We Are Trash, The Good Company, Papaya, Belop, Miss Caffeine, Javier Mena, Bizarre Love Triangle and Em DJ, for the Friday session; and Dj Full FX, Siloam, The Taxman, The Vinegars, Bejo & DJ Pimp, WAS, Leon Benavente and yallfor the day on Saturday.
The subscription for the two days of concerts (40 euros), as well as individual tickets for each of the days (22 euros), can be purchased in the online store of the official website www.phefestival.com, on the Phe Festival Facebook page, as well as on Ticketea.com and Tickety.es.. Students can purchase passes at the price of 30 euros. A box office will also be available on the esplanade of the wharf where you can buy tickets and advance tickets at this price, which will rise to 50 euros and 28 euros, respectively, from Friday 11. The festival also has more than 30 points of sale physical distributed in the north, south and metropolitan area of Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote and La Gomera.
This new edition has been promoted by the Department of Culture of the Puerto de la Cruz City Council, with the support of Turismo de Tenerife and the Urban Rehabilitation Consortium, the Insular Department of Employment, Commerce, Industry and Socioeconomic Development, the Directorate Island of Culture, Education and Artistic Units, the General Directorate of Youth of the Government of the Canary Islands and the CajaCanarias Foundation. Phe Festival is framed within the Cultural Strategy of Puerto de la Cruz 2020, which also includes projects of the stature of festivals such as Periplo, Mueca, Ágatha Christie Festival, Puerto Street Art, Bach Festival, Early and Baroque Music Festival or Jazz Festival from the Canary Islands