The Monumental Serenade (June 26)

The Monumental Serenade (June 26)

The Monumental Serenade On June 26, at 9 PM at the Jesuit College of Funchal, takes place VIII Academic Monumental Serenade, a beautiful traditional fado performance, where will feature a live act of Tiago Silva and the emotional spectacle of Fatum – Fado group of the Academic Association of the University of Madeira. “The Song of Coimbra is a musical expression difficult to define, not only because of vast musical…

St. Peter’s Festivities in Câmara de Lobos (June 26-30)

St. Peter’s Festivities in Câmara de Lobos (June 26-30)

Saint Peter’s festivities, honoring the patron of fishermen, in Câmara de Lobos, from the 26th till the 30th of June! Come enjoy a genuine madeiran party with the exquisite bay of Câmara de Lobos as a backdrop. Traditional gastronomy & live music every day!    Official programme of Saint Peter’ Festivities in Câmara de Lobos: June 26 (Friday) 10 PM Spot the Difference 11 PM SPECIAL GUEST Luis Represas 12.30 AM…

Don’t lose the concert this evening!

Don’t lose the concert this evening!

Fantastic concert before the fireworks! 6pm at Teatro Municipal Baltazar Dias. Maestro convidado · Guest  conductor Pedro Carneiro Solista · Soloist José Valente Vencedor Prémio Jovens Músicos 2014 RDP L. van Beethoven · Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus – Overture, Op.43 M.  Majkusiak · Concerto Clássico para acordeão e orquestra W. A. Mozart · Sinfonia Nº 41 em Dó Maior, K.551

Cherry Festival in Jardim da Serra

Cherry Festival in Jardim da Serra

12–14 June Programme on Saturday includes cherry harvest tour and concert at 6 PM. On Sunday celebration starts in the morning and lasts throughout the day, with great entertainment, gastronomy fair and music & dance performances. At 3 PM will be held an Ethnographic parade showing the process of cherry harvesting and some cultural aspects of Jardim da Serra Parish. There are also many street shops where you can sample…

SOUP FESTIVAL in Boaventura

SOUP FESTIVAL in Boaventura

13–14 June   North Coast of Madeira Island is known for the most beautiful hiking trails, so, if you decided to walk one of those this weekend, use the opportunity to visit charming village in the heart of Laurissilva — Boaventura, where Soup Festival is held. The festival promotes the flavors and aromas of regional cuisine and includes a diverse entertainment programme. Some of the traditional soups in the festival…

XXXVI Madeira Music Festival 2015

XXXVI Madeira Music Festival 2015

5–14 June XXXVI Madeira Music Festival 2015 Don’t miss the 36th edition of the Madeira Music Festival! The programme includes dance performance (Portugal), baroque music concert (Spain), vocal ensemble performance (Italy), male a cappella vocal concert (England), creative baroque instrumental ensemble (Germany) & piano solo (Norway), voices from Sardinia and Accademia Hermans (Italy). Free Admission Programme: http://www.festivaldemusicadamadeira.com/…/…/ProgramaFMM.pdf Venue: June, 5–6 — CASA DAS MUDAS, CALHETA ARTS CENTRE, CALHETA June, 9…

Concert – Madeira Classical Orchestra

Concert – Madeira Classical Orchestra

Don’t lose the concert today! Maestro convidado · Guest conductor Pedro Neves Solista · Soloist Natalia Lomeiko Teatro Municipal Baltazar Dias Baltazar Dias Municipal Theatre Bilhetes . Tickets 20€ J. ViCtor Costa · Abertura “Canga”* M. Bruch · Concerto para violino e orquestra nº1 L. van Beethoven · Sinfonia nº2 em Ré maior Op. 36 *Estreia Absoluta – Encomenda OCM + info: www.ocmadeira.com www.facebook.com/orquestraclassicadamadeira

Sixteenth Century Market in Machico (5–7 June)

Sixteenth Century Market in Machico (5–7 June)

Sixteenth Century Market in Machico Machico hosts the 10th edition of the 16th-century Market, an event that evokes the historical period of the discovery of the island, which has gained a prominent cultural status. This initiative takes place in Machico´s downtown at Largo da Praça, in Alameda Dr. José António de Almada, and o¬ffers a number of cultural and musical activities. Free Admission Programme (in Portuguese): mercadoquinhentista.wordpress.com Programme includes knights’…

Paper Kite Festival

Paper Kite Festival

SATURDAY, 23th of May Experience flight and celebrate the Paper Kite Festival at 10 AM in the garden of Ilhéu (cliff in the centre of Câmara de Lobos). All ages welcome | free entrance. Coordinates: 32°38’51″N 16°58’35″W

Madeira  with KIDS

Madeira with KIDS

It is not always easy to travel with children, so, in this edition we present you several options for a comfortable stay in Madeira with your family. The stay in Madeira differs from so-called “all included” holidays. Instead of holiday reps, your children will be entertained by the natural environment of the island: bright colours and sweet fruits, in-numerous rainbows, a rich marine life in the ocean, cows met during…