The stage is set for the 11th Annual Iceland Airwaves Music Festival, rocking Reykjavik, Iceland, October 14 -18, 2009. The demand for Airwaves has never been higher and attendance is expected to reach record numbers based on ticket sales. Iceland has always been recognized as a hotbed for unique and creative musical talent and the homeland to such legendary performers as Bjork, Sigur Ros, Quarashi and Emiliana Torrini. Iceland Airwaves has been the proud vehicle bringing many groundbreaking artists to the world’s center stage. In cooperation with the City of Reykjavik and Mr. Destiny Event Management, Icelandair is pleased to present this year’s festival with more of what you would expect from this tried and true trio. Concerts, parties and special events will rock music fans from around the globe as they gather to party with the hottest acts in the industry including up-and-coming musicians from around the world.
Only 5 hours from the East Coast, Reykjavik is the perfect location for this trendsetting music festival with its cutting-edge club scene, fashion, and art culture, surrounded by the beautiful and surreal landscapes of snow-capped mountains, glacial waterfalls, geysers and geothermal hot springs. Immerse yourself in these unique surroundings that have inspired and cultivated countless innovative artists, film makers and musicians.
Icelandair offers special packages for the event originating from Boston, New York (JFK) and Seattle. Packages include round-trip air, 2 nights hotel, transfers, breakfast and a festival pass. Three and four night packages are also available.
For details on Iceland Airwaves, along with a complete list of performers and schedules, please visit www.icelandairwaves.com. For more information about Iceland Airwaves packages please visit www.icelandair.us/airwaves.