Award-winning Portuguese bash returns...
Optimus Alive

When: July 10th - 12th

Where: Lisbon, Portugal

Why Go?
Bathing in near constant sunshine, Optimus Alive is a neat counterpoint to Britain's increasingly saturated (in every sense) festival season. Winning numerous industry awards, the team have managed to put in place a successful formula which attracts artists from around the globe while still retaining a local feel.

Confirmed acts for 2014 include: The Libertines, Jamie xx, Nicolas Jaar, Diplo, Midland, Pantha Du Prince and so many more...

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Now entering its eighth year, Optimus Alive has been forced to increase its capacity yet again with 50,000 souls set to descend upon the Portuguese festival. Little wonder, though, given its award-winning selection of artists and with the historic city of Lisbon acting as a backdrop. Set to play only a handful of shows this summer, re-united indie heroes The Libertines will headline this year's festival, but it's the electronic selection which truly stands out.

Nicolas Jaar is due to perform at the Portuguese event, joined by the likes of Pantha Du Prince (performing live), Midland, Diplo and more. Jamie xx will appear Optimus Alive, joined by a selection of his friends - given that this motley crew includes Dan Snaith (operating under his Daphni moniker) expect some true heavyweights...

More info and tickets available here. Or, enter our competition! Clash has three pairs of tickets for Optimus Alive to give away - alongside flights for two and a twin/double room at the CS Vintage Hotel.

The competition is open to over-18s only. Winners will be contacted by June 20th, 2014. Good luck!

To stand a chance of winning, simply tell us why you should be the one to go!

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