Carnaval funchal madeira

Carnaval 2017 in Funchal, Madeira – 22 February – 1 March

Carnaval season is here…and no one celebrates these pre-Lenten festivities quite like the city and people of Funchal on Madeira Island. For eight days, the city is decorated with in festive colors and lights. Residents and visitors alike flood the streets in brightly adorned costumes.
Lisb ON Jardim Sonoro

Lisb-ON Jardim Sonoro 2016 – Music Event in Lisbon, 9-11 September

Lisb-ON Jardim Sonoro (Sound Garden) returns to Lisbon for a third consecutive year on 9, 10 & 11 September. This year, the event grows from two to three days of music. This spectacular outdoor event brings national and international music acts, from dance music to funk and soul to jazz...
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Madeira Wine Festival 2016 in Funchal, 28 August to 11 September

It’s time for wine in Madeira! The Madeira Wine Festival honors the grape harvest with a celebration of traditional local heritage and wine production. Centered in downtown Funchal, the festival also embraces European Folklore Week with exhibitions...
porto sao joao festival 2016

Porto Festas de São João 2016 – 20 May to 26 June

In Portugal, the month of June is a time to celebrate popular saints with religious and festive celebrations. Perhaps the largest, most fun and silliest festival can be found in Porto…the Festival of São João de Baptista.
Azores Fringe 2016

Azores Fringe Festival 2016, through 30 June

No less than 220 artists are represented in the Azores Fringe Festival 2016.  The six week event, taking place across the nine islands of the Azores, focuses on cutting-edge creativity from local, national and international artists.  Music, film, art, dance, photography and more are all part of this...
MEO OutJazz 2016

Out Jazz – Free Summer Concerts in Lisbon Parks

Summer time in Lisbon JAZZ time! From 1 May to 25 September, the capital is filled with the soulful sounds of jazz. The tenth edition of MEO OutJazz promises to enhance warm summer weekend evenings with cool music performed in the city’s public spaces and gardens. All are welcome every Saturday and Sunday nights starting at 17:00.