obidos vila natal

Óbidos Vila Natal 2016 – 30 November to 1 January

Once upon a time in a little Portuguese village, there was a Christmas party with all of the children’s favorite fairy tale characters!  For 2016 the theme is Story Book Christmas.  So, Moms and Dads and Grandma and Grandpa, as well as all of the kids...
Obidos Choclate Festival 2016

Óbidos Chocolate Festival 2016 – 31 March – 25 April

Springtime is here and CHOCOLATE is in the air! From 31 March to 25 April, the International Festival of Chocolate in Óbidos (Festival Internacional de Chocolate de Óbidos) returns for yet another month of chocolate, chocolate and MORE chocolate. Kids and adults alike delight as this picturesque walled city is turned into a fantasy of cocoa and fudge.
Antonio Paulouro

António Paulouro Exhibition in Fundão, through 31 January

Residents of central Portugal hold António Paulouro in high esteem. He was a journalist and founded Journal do Fundão. He was promoter of culture and a politician. He was committed to the region and championed social causes. To honor his legacy, the city of Fundão presents the exhibition António Paulouro – Centenário do ...
Wool 2015 Pantonio

WOOL Urban Art Festival: Pantónio & Samina Works in Covilhã

Thanks to WOOL: The Urban Art Festival of Covilhã, the central Portugal city has become a showcase for intriguing works by national and international street artists. Just recently, 20-26 October, a special edition of WOOL saw two internationally known Portuguese artists transform the façades of two traditional buildings into large format...
Milu Correch Fundao Wool woolfest

Urban Art in Fundão by Milu Correch and WOOL

Wool, our favorite promoters of urban art in Portugal, have produced another metropolitan masterpiece. This time, it’s a work by Argentine artist Milu Correch. The two-story mural was commissioned by CALE – Fundão Street Festival, as part of their annual summer celebration. The work remains on permanent display on the...