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EventsChristmas and New Year's Eve in LisbonOn November 30 are inaugurated the Christmas illuminations in Lisbon and, from there, the activities and celebrations of Christmas and New Year won't stop until the end of January 2016. Alongside a videomapping with the theme "As Portas Encantadas" (...)
EventsFeasts of Nossa Senhora da AgoniaIn Viana do Castelo, take part in the Feasts of Nossa Senhora da Agonia, and don't miss all the processions that enliven this three-day festival in August.The town is thronged with thousands of people who come to witness Viana do Castelo honouring (...)
EventsFeasts of São JoãoCelebrate the feasts of São João, the most revered saint of Oporto, held on the night of 23rd June. The feasts of São João, of pagan origin and associated with the celebration of the summer solstice, are marked by dancing, eating and fireworks.
EventsFestivals of the Lord Jesus ChristIn São Miguel, in the Azores, witness the Festivals of the Lord Jesus Christ. The image of the Convento da Esperança, in Ponta Delgada, is paraded on the fifth Sunday after Easter, with much fanfare and torchlight.
EventsFestivities of LisbonWith a whiff of summer in the air, the Festivities of Lisbon offer a welter of entertainment activities that will invade Lisbon’s oldest neighbourhoods, luring lure thousands of people into the streets. Santo António, highly respected and worshipped (...)
EventsFestivities of Nossa Senhora dos RemédiosIn September, see the festivities of Nossa Senhora dos Remédios in Lamego, and don't miss the Procession of the Triumph, the most symbolic point of the event.During the procession the Virgin is pulled by yoked oxen, making Lamego the only place in (...)
EventsFestivities of the Holy QueenIn even numbered years, in July, Coimbra celebrates the festivities of its patron saint – the Holy Queen Isabel.The festivities last around one month and include various performances, exhibitions, gastronomy/handicrafts fairs, sporting competitions (...)
EventsFestivity of the Crosses or the Festivity of the CastleEvery year in May, Monsanto celebrates the Festivity of the Crosses, also known as the Festivity of the Castle, that recalls the local population’s heroic resistance to a siege. According to tradition, the population sought refuge in the castle in (...)
EventsHoly Week Festivals - BragaExperience Holy Week in the ancient city of Braga, in the region Porto e Norte.The city is decorated with motifs related to the occasion and the passos, street-side altars, are filled with flowers and lights, complementing the sumptuousness of (...)
EventsHoly Week in ÓbidosRecalling the Passion and Death of Jesus Christ, Holy Week in Óbidos is considered one of the most impressive religious manifestations in the western region and attracts many people to this town united by devotion and culture.The festivities begin (...)