Arraiais Populares - Lisboa on the Street
In June the city’s neighbourhoods are invaded with the aroma of grilled sardines, peppers and manjerico that is so typical of the Santos Populares celebrations.
[ June ] In June, the month of its Patron Saints, Lisboa is celebrating in a festive atmosphere: music, dance and much more.
Popular Marches | Altice Arena'23
[ 02-06-23 | 04-06-23 ] Tradition, music, dance, colour, entertainment, creativity and emotion are just some of the words that can be used to describe the popular marches…
Arraial dos Navegantes
The “Arraial dos Navegantes” offers something different, providing a large space for family and neighbourhood socialising, open to both the local community and visitors.
Arraial – Lisboa Unicorn Capital
Santo António opens the doors at Hub Criativo do Beato to a party with Lisboa Unicorn Capital's ambition.
Colours, music, dance, food and yoga. On the first Saturday of January, Comunidade Hindu de Portugal takes on another edition of Bollywood Holi.
Weddings of Saint Anthony
[ 12/06 ] The celebration of love also has a place in the Lisboa festivities, through the weddings of Saint Anthony, tradition dating from 1958.
Procession of Saint Anthony
[ 13th June ] The Procession of Saint Anthony, which dates from the 16th century, is now one of the oldest and most popular in the city.
Popular Marches - Av. Liberdade
Each year on the evening of the 12th June, the different city neighbourhoods descend the most iconic avenue.
Changing the Guard
[ 3rd Sunday of the month ] At the National Palace of Belém, considered as one of the most beautiful military ceremonies of its kind in the world.
Red Waistcoat | Vila Franca de Xira
The most important festivities in Vila Franca de Xira pay a tribute to this land of bulls, horses and farmers, featuring livestock riding contests, a bull run in the streets and various concerts
COOLJAZZ - 18th Edition
COOLJAZZ is a reference musical event that brings together music, nature, comfort and heritage, taking place in July at the Hipódromo in Cascais.
Festas do Barrete Verde e das Salinas'23
[ August ] For over 70 years, Alcochete has been hosting the Green Cap Festival, which encapsulates all that is genuine about the town.
O Sol da Caparica'23
[ August ] The Parque Urbano da Costa Caparica once again plays host to the biggest Lusophone music festival.
Festas do Mar | Cascais
[ August ] The natural amphitheatre of Cascais Bay is a perfect setting for the Festas do Mar.
Grape Harvest Festival | Palmela
The annual Grape Harvest Festival has deep roots in the local wine growing culture and the general celebration of working the land.
European Heritage Days
[ September ] The Heritage Days are an opportunity to re-familiarise ourselves with the past and to help shape the future.
Amadora International Comic Festival
[ October ] For aficionados of comics, the Amadora International Festival offers an opportunity to mingle with authors and other professionals from all over the world.