The Kriol Jazz Festival – Praia aims to promote Creole inspired music originating from all the islands. The Festival is an annual event and takes place on the island of Santiago, with a schedule spread over three days. The target audience is the same time national and foreign. The period April was chosen to be a month of great tourist inflow, so as to attract the largest possible number of viewers. Tickets range 1000 Cape Verdean escudos (standing) and 1500 $ 00 (seated) per night, with the first free day.