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Hammer on the Head at Porto’s São João Festival

In Portugal, June is the month in which cities and villages across the county pay tribute to the patron saint of their town with celebrations. In Porto, Portugal’s second largest city, they throw a HUGE street party on the night of 23 June to honor their favorite saint, São João (St. John). This celebration has taken place for six centuries, and over that time, many traditions have been created specific to ....

Ludopolis: Festival of Games & Entertainment – Lisbon, 23-25 June

Video games! Table games! Sporting Games! Traditional Games! In all, 1000 fun, and sometimes challenging, games are available for kids of all ages! It’s the Ludopolis Festival of Games and Entertainment. The 2017 edition is scheduled for 23-25 June at the Jardim do Campo Grande in Lisbon.
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Festival Med 2017 in Loulé – 29 June to 2 July

75 hours of music. 55 concerts. 9 stages. 1 festival! During Festival Med, the old city center of Loulé is transformed into a giant Mediterranean bazaar with music, food and activities for the whole family.
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Fatacil Festival 2017 – Lagoa, 18-27 August

The 38th edition of Fatacil Festival, celebrating the heritage of the Aglarve, returns 18-27 of August in the Municipal Festival Grounds of Lagoa. Kids and adults alike enjoy exhibitions, demonstrations,
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Sardine Festival Portimão – 2-6 August 2017

You’re never too young to have fun…..or eat sardines! An Algarve summer event highlight is back! The Portimão Sardine Festival is an extravaganza of music, arts and crafts, activities, and of course, delicious sardines. The 2017 edition of the festival takes place 3-6August along the riverfront in Portimão.
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International Algarve Fair 2017 – Lagoa, 3 & 4 June

The International Algarve Fair promises two full days of fun, entertainment and food for the entire family. This 12th edition of the fair is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday 3 & 4 June, at the Faticil Showground in Lagoa. The International algarve Fair celebrates all of the nationalities that call the Algarve home through a potpourri of...