Rock in Rio

September 2020*

Rock in Rio 2011 - Paciência, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Festival
  • Music

Queen, AC / DC, Rod Stewart, Iron Maiden, Guns N' Roses, Foo Fighters, Oasis, George Michael, Prince, Coldplay, Stevie Wonder, Beyoncé and Justin Timberlake are just some of the artists who have performed in Brazil's biggest music festival. Rock in Rio has expanded since it launch in 1985, with festivals in Lisbon and Madrid as well. Held in an huge area near Barra da Tijuca, this massive event has welcomed over 7 million people since its inception.