The city of Ovar hosts every year one of the most important Carnival celebrations of the country.
The Legendary Tigerman
“True” is the new album of The Legendary Tigerman, a solo project of Paulo Furtado (Wraygunn) and it has rock’n’roll, blues and songs. Tigerman faithful to himself, to what he has always been, with no concessions. On February 21st at 21:30 in the Grand Auditorium of Teatro Municipal da Guarda.
The career of Mísia sets the tone for the contemporaneity of fado. Mísia was one of the artists who has carried out a true fado revolution. Contemporary poets have written exclusively for her voice (José Saramago, Agustina Bessa-Luís, Lídia Jorge, Vasco Graça Moura, Hélia Correia, among others) and she has created her own sound identity
Prestigious Portuguese musician António Zambujo, deeply influenced by fado and the typical singing of Alentejo region – “cante alentejano” – presents his 6th album “Rua da Emenda”, a mix of sounds from Brazil, France, Uruguay and Africa, on March 7th at 21:30 in Teatro Aveirense.
Óbidos Chocolate Festival
Anyone with a sweet tooth shouldn’t miss the chance to take part in the International Chocolate Festival in Óbidos. During several days the medieval town’s narrow streets will be transformed into genuine showcases of cakes and sweets that everyone can sample and purchase. For younger visitors, the “Kids’ Chocolate House” offers recreational and pedagogical activities and
Feast of Saint Joana, the Princess
On May 12th, Aveiro will be celebrating the Feast of Saint Joana, the Princess, patron saint of the city.