Events in Ferragudo

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Ferragudo Events

Here you will find lots of information about events in Ferragudo, in western Algarve, Portugal! See when and where the markets are in and around Ferragudo, what great annual events take place and when the Algarve bank holidays are so you don’t miss out on something or, on a practical note, get caught out by the supermarkets closing.

If you are a motorsport fan, Ferragudo is in a great location for visiting the Internacional Autódromo do Algarve race track in Portimão, which has a fantastic programme of motor sports events throughtout the year (and the ocassional big music event too)!

During the summer months there is a regular programme of entertainment in Ferragudo centre in the evenings and plenty of cafes and restaurants around the square to enjoy some refreshment at the same time!


Algarve Events June 2019 - Festival Med

Here are just some of the highlights from the Visit Algarve June 2019 Algarve Eventsprogramme!

  • Festival Med 27-30th June- Loulé – 4 days, 10 stages, over 80 hours of music with performances from 280 musicians from 22 countries!
  • Carvoeiro Black & White Night – 15th June – The Algarve’s first big Summer party will take place at the square behind Carvoeiro’s town beach, black and white clothes are a must and the party goes non-stop from 8.30pm to 3am!
  • “Marchas Populares” in Faro, Lagos, Portimão, São Brás de Alportel and Alcoutim – throughout June – Parades, music, dancing, entertainment, food and drink and entry is free!
  • Porches Craft Beer Fest 8-9th June – Vila Vita Parc in Porches – Sunshine and beer from 5pm!
  • Lagos World Beer Fest – 27-29th June – A choice of 25 Portuguese beers and ciders to try from 12am to 12pm!
  • Quarteira Popular Saints – 12th, 23rd, 28th June – Don’t miss one of Quarteira’s most traditional events on the seafront from 9pm!
  • Tavira Day of the City Commemorations – 19-29th June – All sorts of wonderful festivities to enjoy!




Annual Events in the Ferragudo area

  • June – a week of Portuguese gastronomy at the Feiras e Exposições (Fairs and Exhibitions) park in Lagoa. Also arts and crafts exhibits and fun for all the family.
  • June (2nd Sunday) – Festa de Santo António in Mexilhoeira da Carregação
  • June – International Algarve Fair in Lagoa – everything for your home, garden and lifestyle. Children’s entertainment, live music, fashion shows, food arena and more at the Fatacil Showground.
  • July – Festival do Caracol (Snail festival) -a gastronomy festival in Porches
  • July (1st or 2nd Sunday) – Festa de S. Francisco in Parchal
  • August – FATACIL fair of Crafts, Tourism, Agriculture, Commerce and Industry in Lagoa. Trade exhibitors and also lots of entertainment and fun for all the family. Live music, food, games and competitions.
  • August (last Sunday) – Festa da Nossa Senhora da Conceição, the patron saint of Ferragudo
  • September (1st Sunday) – Festa de Nossa Senhora das Dores e de S. Tiago in Estombar
  • 8th September -Festa de Nossa Senhora da Luz – the patron saint of Lagoa- celebrations for the whole of the municipality of Lagoa.

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Algarve Bank Holidays 2019

  • Municipal holiday: December 11th
  • New Year’s Day: January 1st
  • Carnival (“Carnaval” – Mardi Gras; Shrove Tuesday): March 5th
  • Good Friday: April 19th
  • Easter Sunday: April 21st
  • Liberation Day (celebrating the 1974 revolution): April 25th
  • Labour Day: May 1st
  • Portugal Day: June 10th
  • Corpus Christie: June 20th
  • Assumption of Mary: August 15th
  • Republic Day: October 5th
  • All Saints’ Day: November 1st
  • Restoration of Independence Day: December 1st
  • Immaculate Conception Day: December 8th
  • Christmas Day: December 25th

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Markets in the Ferragudo area

  • Flea market in Ferragudo: 2nd Sunday of the month 08.00h to 13.00h (except August)
  • Market in Portimão: 1st Monday of each month (except August and November)
  • Flea market in Estombar: last Saturday of the month -Parque de Feiras e Exposições
  • Flea market in Lagoa: 4th Sunday of the month – by the Fatacil
  • Flea market in Portimão: 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month -Parque de Feiras e Exposições
  • Market in Lagoa: 2nd Sunday of the month – by the Fatacil
  • Market in Silves: 3rd Monday of the month – near the cemetary

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Popular activities here in Ferragudo