The municipality of Lagoa is preparing the biggest Christmas ever, with a vast program, for children and adults, which includes a natural ice rink, carousels, Christmas fairs throughout the municipality, musical shows, walks, nativity scenes, streets and lots of entertainment childish.
The municipality of Lagoa will present, for a month, a Christmas program dedicated to the entire community and throughout the municipality. The city of Lagoa will host a Christmas square, between November 30th and December 30th, in the Carlos do Carmo Municipal Auditorium square, and will be the epicenter of Christmas in the municipality. This square will have a natural ice rink, carousels, Santa’s house, entertainment shows for children and seniors, as well as musical shows for everyone. It will be open to the public, from Monday to Friday, between 2pm and 7pm, on Saturdays from 10am to 9pm and on Sundays from 10am to 7pm. On Fridays there will be shows, at 3:30 pm, aimed at the senior community, on Saturdays, at 6:00 pm, musical shows and on Sundays, at 3:30 pm, children’s entertainment shows. The school community, namely pre-school and 1st cycle students, will have the opportunity to visit the space, enjoy it and watch a children’s entertainment show. Entrance to the venue is free, as is use of the carousels and ice rink.
Ferragudo will host, next weekend, Artenata, at Largo Rainha D. Leonor. The oldest Christmas fair in the municipality, where you will have access to various crafts, the best delicacies and typical food from this season, as well as lots of entertainment.
The city of Lagoa will host, on the weekend of 07, 08, 09 and 10, at Largo do Auditorio Municipal Carlos do Carmo, the Lagoa Christmas Fair, with more than 20 exhibitors, a parade of more than 600 parents Christmas and lots of children’s entertainment, in a fair with a lot of tradition in the municipality.
On the same weekend, on the 8th, 9th and 10th, Christmas will also arrive in the town of Porches with the Christmas Fair, in the urban center of this town. In Porches we can find more than 15 exhibitors, of the best products in the region, we can participate in the “Reindeer Walk”, the streets are decorated to the nines and there is lots of entertainment.
On the following weekend, the 15th, 16th and 17th, the Christmas Fair will take place at Praia do Carvoeiro, next to the Ermida da N. S. da Encarnação, and the Estômbar Christmas Fair, in the municipal garden. On the 21st, 22nd and 23rd it is Parchal’s turn to hold the Christmas Fair and thus bring Christmas to all the largest urban areas in the municipality.
The city of Lagoa will also host a unique, highly successful event, the “Living Statues”. The same will take place on the 15th, between 2:30 pm and 5:30 pm, and on the 16th, between 10:00 am and 1:00 pm, on Rua 25 de Abril.
The Carlos do Carmo Municipal Auditorium will also host a Christmas concert by the Algarve Jazz Orchestra, on December 16th, at 7pm.
The Municipal Library of Lagoa will carry out several initiatives on the theme of Christmas, namely theater plays, such as “Luminous Elves” which will take place on December 9th, between 10:30 am and 11:30 am.
Lagoa therefore invites everyone to visit the municipality and enjoy all the initiatives that will take place throughout the municipality over the next month.
All of these initiatives are a co-organization between the Municipality of Lagoa, the Parish Councils and Unions and the Cultural, Sports and Recreational Association of Porches.