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Lisboa na Rua
Feira da Luz

The Light Fair is something of a tradition in Carnide: it began as an extension of the pilgramage held annually in September to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Light, attracting numerous outsiders from the capital and surroundings. Nowadays it’s a festival which aims to promote Portuguese music. This year, amongst other names, you […]

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Festa do Japão em Lisboa

The Japan Festival recreates in Belém, next to the Tagus, the “Matsuri” atmosphere (Japan’s Summer Festivals), with this year’s theme the Tanabata Festival, one of the country’s most popular traditional festivals. Visitors will have the chance to see Japanese music festivals (traditional and pop), demonstrations and workshops on various forms of Japanese cultural expression: cosplay, […]

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What’s the world made of? Science Fair

Because the world jumps around and moves forward with the help of science, the University of Lisbon’s Museu Nacional de História Natural e da Ciência joins the Festas de Lisboa for a Science Fair dedicated especially to children, on International Children’s Day. At the entrance to the Lisbon Botanical Garden, you can take part in […]

Lisboa na Rua
Verão no Parque

Um Parque de Contos 26 august , 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 september 11am Casa do Arboreto over 3s (target: children aged 3 to 10) Storytime in the Park! Portuguese and foreign storytellers will be delighting audiences with their stories. With Rodolfo Castro, Cláudia Almendra, Antonella Gilardi, Fábio Superbi and Ana Sousa Gabine. Promoted […]

Lisboa na Rua
Feira da Luz

Organised by the Parish Council, Feira da Luz returns to Carnide for a month of fun and entertainment with workshops, exhibitions, theatre, handicrafts and food stalls, dances, the Carnide Popular Parade and the traditional procession in honour of N. Srª da Luz (Our Lady of the Light), which brings the fair to an end every […]

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Poetry Books Fair

The Campo de Ourique Parish Council, the Ler bookshop and the Casa Fernando Pessoa are putting on guided tours, concerts, performances, round-table discussions, workshops for parents and children, book launches by big and small publishing houses, and readings by poets from different generations and parts of the world … you’ll be in the very best company!

Lisboa na Rua
Street Hats

15 setembro Café O Largo 5pm Conference “The role of street arts in urban and social regeneration” – aimed at the mobilisation of cultural and artistic operators around the theme. Circus show for the parish’s schools In partnership with the Arroios parish council, a circus show will be performed for the Family Support Centres, as children prepare to return to school. […]

Lisboa na Rua
Feira da Luz

The Feira da Luz, organised by the Carnide Parish Council, presents a vast, month-long cultural programme aimed at all the family. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, there’ll be concerts. Among the invited acts are many well-known names in Portuguese music, with Mia Rose (2 Sept), Amor Electro (9 Sept) and Tiago Bettencourt (24 Sep) some […]

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3rd Edition of the Friends’ Party

The Salvador Association holds the 3rd edition of the Festa dos Amigos, an important social and sensitization initiative that has been promoted annually in different Gardens of Lisbon, and this year has a GREAT goal of raising funds to support Sandra Manuel who urgently needs Platform. The entire revenue from the event will go directly […]

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Santo António de Alvalade Fair (2017)

Suitable for families, the music at this local festivities is a break from traditional popular music, with nights dedicated to fado, funk, world music, and even children’s music.