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“The Pool” at Centro Colombo in Lisbon, through 9 November

“The Pool” at Centro Colombo in Lisbon, through 9 November

By | September 17, 2014 at 8:25 am | No comments

Go ahead. Jump into “The Pool”! This art installation requires your participation. “The Pool”, by American artist Jen Lewin is an innovative public art sculpture creating swirling light and color. Users step, skip, and jump across concentric rings of circular pads to...

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Queer Lisboa 18 – Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, 19-27 September 2014

Queer Lisboa 18 – Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, 19-27 September 2014

By | September 13, 2014 at 4:56 pm | No comments

Queer Lisboa, Portugal’s oldest film festival dedicated to screening films relating to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and transsexual themes, is back for its 18th edition. More than 135 feature length and short films from 38 countries will unspool during the 12-day event....

Posted in: Events, Lisbon

Mercado de Sabores – Street Food Festival, Lisbon, 12-14 September

Mercado de Sabores – Street Food Festival, Lisbon, 12-14 September

By | September 3, 2014 at 10:00 am | No comments

Mercado de Sabores (“Market of Flavors”), produced by Continente supermarket, returns to Lisbon 12, 13, and 14 of September. For this edition, the MEO Arena in Parque das Nacões becomes one giant street food festival. Street food styles from all around the world are...

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MOTELx Horror Film Festival 2014 – Lisbon, 10-14 September

MOTELx Horror Film Festival 2014 – Lisbon, 10-14 September

By | September 2, 2014 at 5:39 pm | No comments

Romance with zombies, vaudeville musicals, teenage violence, obsessive love, and sexual identity crisis….all in one event?!?! Sign us up! It’s all at the 8th edition of MOTELx - Lisbon International Horror Film Festival rolling out 10 to 14 September. This five day...

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Lisb/ON Jardim Sonoro – Music Event in Lisbon, 6 & 7 September

Lisb/ON Jardim Sonoro – Music Event in Lisbon, 6 & 7 September

By | September 1, 2014 at 10:11 am | No comments

A very special two-day music event makes its debut in Lisbon 6 & 7 September. The LISB/ON Jardim Sonoro (Sound Grden), brings 15 national and international music acts, from dance music to funk and soul to jazz, to the wide, open-air environment of Parque Eduardo VII in the...

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Bistro Edelweiss – Swiss Cuisine, Retro Chalet Chic in Lisbon

Bistro Edelweiss – Swiss Cuisine, Retro Chalet Chic in Lisbon

By | August 18, 2014 at 3:42 pm | No comments

Thinking that cataplana, bacalhau and açorda are not what you want tonight? How about some späztle, rosti and bratwurst? A fresh breath of Alpine air wafts over the calçada streets of the Príncipe Real neighborhood of Lisbon, offering a unique dining experience. It’s...

Posted in: Dining, Lisbon