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Popular Marches 2017: Parade on the Avenue

Popular Festivities

Avenida da Liberdade

12 Jun - 2017

9pm

Avenida da Liberdade

12 Jun - 2017

9pm

An army of people (including rehearsers, costume designers and makers, the band and, of course, marchers) work assiduously all year round to ensure the parade is absolutely spectacular, in a collective and often voluntary effort.

Features Marches:
Marcha da Associação do Bairro dos Anjos (Leiria)
Marcha da Rua da Cabine de Quarteira (Quarteira)
Marcha da Associação Folclórica Cultural e Recreativa Verde Gaio de Lordosa (Viseu)

Line up:
Infantil “A Voz do Operário”
Mercados
Santa Casa
Alfama
Benfica
Madragoa
Alto do Pina
Carnide
Penha de França
Campo de Ourique
Bica
Castelo
Ajuda
São Vicente
Mouraria
Santa Engrácia
Alcântara
Marvila
Bela Flor – Campolide
Belém
Olivais
Graça
Bairro Alto

EGEAC Cultura in Lisbon and RTP join together to continue a good practice started last year: for the second consecutive year, the televised broadcast of the Lisbon Popular March Parade, which records significant audiences every year, will have an interpretation in Portuguese Portuguese signage and audiodescription, so that everyone can follow live.

The audio description service will be available in

https://www.rtp.pt/play/direto/marchas2017