Outdoor Concerts in Lima

by Nia Scott

Mar 11, 2019

Lima, Peru © Noamfein | Dreamstime

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Lima is the capital of Peru and the best place to catch concerts during the summer season. The capital hosts many musicians, from locals to international acts who wish to perform. Summers in Lima are a great time to catch a live band. This area is not typically known for music, as much as other Central American countries. However, Lima is the birthplace of many talented musicians and others flock there to share their talents with the local community. For travelers passing through the area, catching a concert is a great way to interact with the local community and take part in a local event.

Tickets for most concerts in Peru can be purchased through Teleticket. There are physical ticket booths with representatives from this country inside the Wong and Metro supermarkets in Lima. The shows offered on the website range from international acts to tickets for local music festivals. It’s a good site to use to check out who’s playing in the area and when the show takes place. Buying tickets ahead of time in this fashion gives travelers time to check out the music and become familiar with the artists before seeing them. It makes the experience more immersive than attending a concert of someone you’re not familiar with.

Outside of those events there are local shows that happen weekly. One such event occurs each Thursday; locals will host jazz sessions at the Delfus bar. For travelers who enjoy this genre of music, meeting at this bar is a great way to socialize while listening to some relaxing tunes.

 

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