Agenda

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Wednesday, 01 June 2016 to Thursday, 30 June 2016

OPEN DOOR

Come and discover the many stories that the temporary exhibition "Sea of Stories" contemplates, in relation of our ancestors with the water of the river and the sea.

Free access | Free visit without registration. Guided tour (exclusive groups) by appointment.

From 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Location:

Centro Interpretativo de S. Lourenço

More Information:

Email: arqueologia@cm-esposende.pt

Phone. (+351) 253 960 179

Friday, 10 June 2016

COMMEMORATIONS OF CAMÕES, PORTUGUESE COMMUNITIES AND PORTUGAL DAY

To mark the celebrations of June 10, 2016 - Day of Portugal and Portuguese Communities - Filipa Menina and Antas Band join again, to bring to people of Esposende, one that is by tradition, the song of the Portuguese people, able to convey their feelings, their sufferings and their history: Fado, the Soul of a People.

Hours: 10:00 am

Free entry

Location:

Square of Fire Department

Saturday, 11 June 2016

JORGE BRAGA HALF LIFE OF ART

To mark the 25 years of literary career of the poet Jorge Braga, will be held a session with recitation of poetry and projection of short films of the author and live music memories.


Hour: 9:00 pm


Location:

Casa da Juventude

Saturday, 11 June 2016

"ALMA LUSITANA" / SEMENTES DE LIBERDADE

Sementes de Liberdade school, with the support of the Municipality of Esposende and in partnership with several local institutions, produces the show "Alma Lusitana", centered on the tragic love story of Pedro and Inês de Castro, two souls that born and walk together for eternity, rediscovering themselves in the shoes of the most distinctive characters of history of a whole country.


Hour: 4:00 pm

Free entry

Location:

Municipal Auditorium of Esposende

Sunday, 12 June 2016

TIME OF TALE "TASTING OF STORIES"

A journey through traditional stories where someone eats the porridge of Goldilocks, steals the Golden eggs chicken of John Bean Stalk ... in the end, someone saved stories! Who will be? This time the story is aimed at families with children from 3 to 8 years old.


Hour: 4:00 pm

Free entry (required previous enrollment)

Location:

Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura

Sunday, 12 June 2016

SPORT GOES OUT TO THE STREET

This is an initiative that aims to promote existing sports available in the county. This activity will take place to practice several modalities: football, handball, basketball, skating, water sports, martial arts, skate park, fitness activities, horse riding, cycling, mountain biking, among others.


Hour: from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Location:

Av. Eng. Arantes e Oliveira (Marginal avenue)  

Friday, 17 June 2016

HOUSE INVITES

Visit the House of the Marinhas, an opportunity to discover this reference work of national architecture, designed by the esposendense architect Viana de Lima.


Free access | Visit free without registration. Guided tour (exclusive groups) by appointment.

Hour: from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location:

House of the Marinhas

More Information:

Centro Interpretativo de S. Lourenço
Email: arqueologia@cm-esposende.pt
Telf. (+351) 253 960 179

Sunday, 19 June 2016

BEACH RACE - OFIR - APULIA

The Beach Race is a 10 km race which will connect Fão to Apúlia. It's a race to be held on the beach, covering areas such as restinga, Ofir beach and the marginal avenue, in Apúlia.


Hour: 10:00 am


Location:

Fão / Apúlia

More Information:

Inscriptions:
www.cm-esposende.pt/ecoemotions
Casa da Juventude
Piscinas Foz do Cávado

Sunday, 19 June 2016

WORKSHOP: FAMILY SUNDAYS IN MUNICIPAL MUSEUM OF ESPOSENDE

Program dedicated to families at the museum, with guided tour of the exhibitions, discovery game and various workshops to learn about and discover the Municipal Museum of Esposende.

Visit, experience, learn, play, discover, with educational activities and casual conversation is the purpose of this program dedicated to families who visit the Municipal Museum of Esposende on Sunday.

Children from 3 years old accompanied by an adult


Hour: from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location:

Municipal Museum of Esposende

Sunday, 19 June 2016

FAIR OF ADOPTION

An action that aims to send to a responsible home, the animals that are collected from the streets after being recovered, neutered, vaccinated and microchipped, for avoiding the return to the streets.

Location:

Riverside area

Friday, 24 June 2016

HOUSE INVITES

Visit the House of the Marinhas, an opportunity to discover this reference work of national architecture, designed by the esposendense architect Viana de Lima.


Free access | Visit free without registration. Guided tour (exclusive groups) by appointment.

Hour: from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location:

House of Marinhas

More Information:

Centro Interpretativo de S. Lourenço
Email: arqueologia@cm-esposende.pt
Telf. (+351) 253 960 179

Friday, 24 June 2016 to Sunday, 26 June 2016

ESPOSENDE CUP

The tournament has the participation of 93 teams from six countries. The games take place in five stadiums: Padre Sá Pereira - Esposende, Horácio Queirós - Forjães , Centro Desportivo Clube Futebol de Fão - Fão, Estádio Padre Avelino Peres Filipe - Marinhas and Estádio do União Desportiva de Vila Chã..

The competition will be held at the following levels: Traquinas, benjamins and iniciados.

More Information:

www.esposendecup.com

Sunday, 26 June 2016

ESPOSENDE EM MOVIMENTO - HIKING

5th STAGE - GEMESES / GANDRA / PALMEIRA DE FARO

 Beginning at Gemeses Parish Church and ending at Palmeira Parish Church. With a medium difficulty and about 14km the route comprises sites of great beauty, of great cultural interest.

Hour: 9:00 am

Location:

Gemeses Parish Church

Saturday, 02 July 2016

ESPOSENDE URBAN CLIMBING

The activity includes a Street Workout competition and in the evening from 9:30 p.m. there will be animation with FUN ZONE and STREET FEST

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

More Information:

www.urbanclimbing.pt
geral@urbanclimbing.pt
+351 936 407 696

Saturday, 02 July 2016 to Sunday, 03 July 2016

JET SKI NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

2nd STAGE OF JET SKI NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

3rd STAGE OF NORTH REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

The event will be held next to the marina, on the riverfront of Esposende, a location that will provide moments of great sporting spectacularity thanks to the surrounding landscape's beauty.

The initiative is organized by Associação de Jet Ski e Motonáutica do Norte, in partnership with Associação Clube Moto Galos de Barcelos and Motor Clube de Barcelos, and has the support of Esposende City Council and Federação Portuguesa de Motonáutica.

Location:

Riverside area of Esposende

Sunday, 03 July 2016

ANTIQUE FAIR

Esposende Antique Fair recovers in the edition of July, the theme "Ceramics and porcelains, antique dishware."

So next July 3rd, there will be several exhibitors who will evidence these materials, with dishware of other times. In addition to these pieces will be available a very wide range of other goods and products, and the event takes place at Largo Rodrigues Sampaio, between 10:00 a.m and 7:00 p.m, and has free entry.

Sponsored by Esposende city council, the Antique Fair takes place on the first Sunday of each month, in order to promote the purchase, sale and exchange of old stuff, antiques and collectionism, including ethnographic artifacts, trinkets, knickknacks, books, records, newspapers, magazines, stamps, postcards, coins, watches, machinery, furniture, household items and art pieces.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Saturday, 09 July 2016

ESPOSENDE STREET BATTLE

It is a competition with a "battle" format, where are presented the Bboying (Breakdance) and bgirling, the Locking, Popping, Hip Hop and All Styles.

This is the 7th edition, organized by Esposende City Council in partnership with Praxistudio, Escola de Dança and Urban Dance Studio de Esposende.

Location:

Riverside area of Esposende

Saturday, 09 July 2016

FOLKLORE FESTIVAL "SARGACEIROS 2016"

Beginning at 9:30 p.m.


Grupo Infantil dos Sargaceiros da Casa do Povo de Apúlia 

Grupo Típico de Ançã- Cantanhede

Rancho Folclórico de S. Martinho do Campo- S.to Tirso

Grupo Folclórico de Milharado- Mafra 

Grupo Folclórico de S. Brás- Ilha Terceira- Açores 

Grupo dos Sargaceiros da Casa do Povo de Apúlia 

Location:

In front of Apulia beach

Saturday, 09 July 2016 to Sunday, 10 July 2016

V TRIATHLON ESPOSENDE - NATIONAL TRIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIP

Co-organized by the Municipality of Esposende and the Portuguese Triathlon Federation

Day 9 - 2:00 p.m

Day 10 - 9:30 a.m

Location:

Riverside area of Esposende

Saturday, 09 July 2016 to Sunday, 10 July 2016

SURFSKI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

It is an event that is part of the World Tour and is considered the best Surfski proof of Europe.

The initiative includes the participation of the best world athletes of this sport.

Sunday, 10 July 2016

"MARESIA" SPECTACLE

By the group for Ethnography and Folklore of University of Porto.

Spectacle with the participation of the Grupo dos Sargaceiros and Grupo Folclórico de S. Brás- Terceira Island (Madeira)

Location:

Casa do Povo de Apúlia

Thursday, 14 July 2016

CONCERT BY CORO DE PEQUENOS CANTORES DE ESPOSENDE " NEW FRIENDS OLD SONGS"

The presentation promises new insight into the music of the famous British group that deserves to be appreciated by the public. Beatles themes will be presented.

Location:

Praça do Município

Thursday, 14 July 2016

STREET EXHIBITION: "MIGUEL VENTURA TERRA, 3 EMBLEMATIC BUILDINGS IN ESPOSENDE"

Associating with a wide evocative national program of Miguel Ventura Terra life and work, will be presented the street exhibition that highlights the three buildings of the renowned Architect: the holiday home "Valentim Ribeiro Palace", the Valentim Ribeiro Hospital and Esposende's Theatre Club.

Location:

Municipal Museum of Esposende

Thursday, 14 July 2016 to Sunday, 17 July 2016

FRANCESINHA PARTY 2016

The famous "Francesinha" is the main gastronomic delicacy, which will bring together the best catering establishments specialized in this dish. With lots of entertainment.

Location:

Square of Municipal Market

Thursday, 14 July 2016 to Monday, 18 July 2016

SANTA MARINHA PILGRIMAGE

Between the 14th and 18th of July, the Pilgrimage of Santa Marinha 2016 program includes various activities and events, which we hope you all enjoy.

We share the program HERE.

Join us! Let's make a party!

Location:

Forjães

Friday, 15 July 2016

ESPOSENDE URBAN TRIAL

The competition has a circuit of five obstacles areas, done twice, and an area of parallel races, large size coils and metallic and wooden structures, creating difficulties only within reach of the best national trial riders.

At this event will be found the national champion, and will be provided moments of joy and dynamism.

Beginning: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Square of Fire Department

Friday, 15 July 2016 to Saturday, 16 July 2016

MUSIC IN THE SQUARE

The historic city center will receive the animation of "Music in the Square", offering a wide variety of musical genres, from jazz to fado, from folk to world music.

Beginning: 10:00 p.m

JULY 15

SENHOR VADIO (FOLK MUSIC)

This group is a sextet, and the latest work "Cartas de um marinheiro", which is the perfect summary of many years of work spread over several projects.

JULY 16

FREDDY LOCKS (REGGAE)

"Bring up the feeling" was the first album reached the 1st place of Antena 3 playlist, being considered the best album of the year by experts as "Sunshine Reggar" and "Zona Reggae".

Their new single "In this time" will be released now in 2016 that promises to be a success.

Location:

Praça do Município

Saturday, 16 July 2016

ESPOSENDE MARGINAL NIGHT RUN

Esposende Marginal Night Run comprises a distance of 8 km, being an organization by the Municipality of Esposende and Run Porto.

Beginning: 9:30 p.m

Location:

Seaside Avenue

More Information:

Registrations: cea@esposendeambiente.pt

Sunday, 17 July 2016

GYMNASTICS IN THE SQUARE

9:30 a.m - Portuguese Association of Amyloidosis (4 km) Solidarity Hiking.

10:30 a.m - ZUMBA

Initiative to promote the activities of Foz do Cávado Pools with a solidarity component, with the theme Amyloidosis.

Location:

Riverside area of Esposende (front of swimming pools)

Sunday, 17 July 2016

HANDICRAFT FAIR

The municipality promotes this event every month, on the third Sunday, in order to appreciate the craftsmanship and promote the heritage, cultural and tourist values of the county and region of the country in general. 
In addition to promoting the craft through the numerous exhibitors who usually are present at the fair, it also promotes the marketing of artifacts, providing dynamic and animation to the city of Esposende.

Hours: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Friday, 22 July 2016 to Sunday, 24 July 2016

GALAICOFOLIA

A cultural event, of leisure and entertainment, sponsored by the Municipality of Esposende, in partnership with the Parish of Vila Chã and with the collaboration of the municipal company Esposende Ambiente.
Captivate tourists and visitors and value the archaeological heritage of the county are the main goals of this event, which will transform Castro S. Lourenço in a real Galician village, recreating the modus vivendi of 2000 years ago.

See HERE the full program (Portuguese version)

See our promotional VIDEO .

Location:

Castro de S. Lourenço - Vila Chã

Saturday, 23 July 2016 to Sunday, 24 July 2016

KITESURF OPEN

The Kitesurf proof takes place in Rio Cávado - Riverside Area and Maritime Front, between Ofir Beach and Life-saving station, in Esposende.

Sunday, 24 July 2016

TRAIL DAS AZENHAS

This second edition will have three distances: Short Trail with 18 km, Long Trail with 28 km and Hiking with 10 km, in which will be added a few touches of adventure along the Neiva river and the several watermills.

Location:

Church of Antas

Friday, 29 July 2016 to Sunday, 31 July 2016

ESPOSENDE DANCING

The event will count with the presence of schools or dance groups, namely: Academia de Bailado de Esposende, PraxiStudio and Centro de Estudos Às do Saber, in addition to others who wish to participate.

Day 29 - "The Football" | Centro de Estudos Às do Saber
Unique moments in a choreography to remember important moments of national and world football.
Day 30 - "The Circus" | Academia de Bailado de Esposende
The Circus and all its color and magic is celebrated by one of the most important manifestations of art - the dance.
Day 31 - "Espodança" | PraxiStudio
The best expression of urban culture through dance.

Location:

Square of Fire Department

Friday, 29 July 2016 to Sunday, 31 July 2016

NAA FESTIVAL - ARTES ASSOCIADAS - 7TH EDITION

The NAA Festival positions itself as a meeting of the various artistic practices, freeform,with the involvement of invited artists and the community.
In this seventh edition, some places of Esposende, with special focus on the Tourist Information Centre, Youth House and other private places, will host documentaries, exhibitions, workshops, live work, conversations, lectures, concerts and other forms of art and culture manifestation.

Friday, 29 July 2016 to Wednesday, 03 August 2016

12TH GASTRONOMIC JOURNEY OF APULIA

Gastronomic event which highlights the fresh fish dishes cooked by cultural, recreational, sporting and social associations of Apulia.
Covered space with more than 600 seats with views of the sea.
Animation with live music every day.

Location:

Seafront of Apulia

Saturday, 30 July 2016

ESPOSENDE SKATE OPEN

The fourth edition of Esposende Skate Open, besides the competition will count on the presence of DJs and lots of entertainment. You can register on site in the day of the event, from 12:00 p.m.
Don't miss it!
Beginning: 2:30 p.m

Location:

Riverside area of Esposende

Monday, 01 August 2016 to Thursday, 11 August 2016

GHOSTS OF THE NORTH COAST

The traveling exhibition "Ghost Networks: an invisible threat," dedicated to the problem of fishing gear abandonment and its impacts on marine biodiversity will be at Centro de Educação Ambiental.


Hours:

  • Morning: from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Afternoon: from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location:

Centro de Educação Ambiental

More Information:

cea@esposendeambiente.pt

Friday, 05 August 2016

ESPOSENDE FASHION

The fashion show aims to integrate and mobilize the community of Esposende, through the presence of its commercial establishments and young models living in our city.

ACICE and the Municipality of Esposende invite everyone to join this great party and watch the fashion show, Esposende Fashion.

Hours: 9:30 p.m

Location:

Square of fire department

Saturday, 06 August 2016

RUA DIREITA COMVIDA "NOITE BRANCA 2016"

The event, of commercial animation, will be responsible for bringing to the city center a decoration dedicated to the white color, lots of music and entertainment.

Hours: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Rua Direita

Saturday, 06 August 2016

ATLANTIC COAST ORCHESTRA SYMPHONIC CONCERT

This concert is part of the Atlantic Coast International Music Festival,, organized by the Atlantic Coast Orchestra from July 27th to August 6th in Esposende, with the support of the Municipality of Esposende, it´s an organization of the Atlantic Coast Orchestra under the direction of maestro Luis Clemente.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Square of Fire Department

Saturday, 06 August 2016 to Sunday, 07 August 2016

WATER PARTY - FUN ON THE AVENUE

The event has a Slide Street, a foam fest, a zumba mega class, inflatables and various entertainment equipment.


Hours: 3:00 p.m.

Location:

Riverside area of Esposende

Saturday, 06 August 2016 to Tuesday, 16 August 2016

XX BEER AND SEAFOOD PARTY OF FÃO

Gastronomic event that takes place between the 6th and August 16th Gastronomic event that takes place between 6 and 16 August in which the main and unique dishes are seafood dishes.

This is one of the biggest seafood festivals of Portugal. It's ten days of entertainment with live music, seafood and thousands of liters of beer.

Space covered with more than 1200 seats.

At the same time it takes place the 19th edition of the Craft Fair with the presence of 50 exhibitors with the most varied craft work.

Location:

Alameda do Bom Jesus - Fão

Sunday, 07 August 2016

IV ANTIQUE MOTORCYCLES RIDE

Ride where you can enjoy beautiful views.

Hours: 2:00 p.m.

Monday, 08 August 2016

10TH ANNIVERSARY OF CASA DA JUVENTUDE

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Outside area of Casa da Juventude

Tuesday, 09 August 2016

CONCERT WITH "THE RED"

RED - "Rapazes Extremamente Divertidos", are a young band which bet on quality music without forgetting their incredible ability to animation and interpretation, thus making a unique spectacle.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Square of Fire Department

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

BLUE FLAG QUIZ

This initiative is aimed mainly at the swimmers, they will be challenged to participate in a game that includes 30 questions / challenges related to Blue Flag History in Portugal and the general environment.

Hours: 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

ESPOSENDE IN SUMMER

An event that counts on young DJs of Esposende and the presence of DJs Pette and Nelly Deep.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Thursday, 11 August 2016

CONCERT WITH "ÁTOA"

One of the famous bands of today will make a concert in Esposende. ATÔA have as references and influences pop Portuguese music.


Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Square of Fire Department

Friday, 12 August 2016

HIKING "SINCE THE SUNSET TO THE SUNRISE"

The hiking will cover a distance of 25 km of high difficulty. This is done between August 12th (8:00 p.m.) and August 13h (7:00 a.m.), with a limit of 50 participants.

Hours: 8:00 p.m.

More Information:

www.esposende2000.pt

Friday, 12 August 2016

JUV FUN ZONE

A place where children can have fun.

Hours: 3:00 p.m.

Location:

Riverside area

Friday, 12 August 2016

SILENCE PARTY 2016 - SILENCE IN THE SQUARE

A party where two DJs and one MC, with two music styles, will provide moments of pure entertainment and fun. Each participant headphones are provided so they can enjoy the music.

The initiative is free, so just show up and enjoy this innovative concept.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Fonseca Lima

Saturday, 13 August 2016

"AMORES & HUMORES" | FERNANDO PEREIRA

"Amores & Humores" is the title and theme of the brand new show of the artist Fernando Pereira that carries to the stage his multiple facets as a singer, in all its fullness, making room for good music, imitations, poetry and contagious laughter.


Hours: 22:00

Saturday, 13 August 2016 to Monday, 15 August 2016

CITY FESTIVITIES IN HONOR OF NOSSA SENHORA DA SAÚDE

City festivities in honor of Nossa Senhora da Saúde e da Soledade

Sunday, 14 August 2016

PHILARMONIC BANDS CONCERT

2:00 p.m. Reception of Philharmonic Bands
City Hall Square

9:30 p.m. Philharmonic Bands Concert
Souto da Senhora da Saúde

Location:

Souto da Senhora da Saúde

Sunday, 14 August 2016

V SEA CANOEING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

You will have a lot of animation.

Hours: 9:30 a.m.

Monday, 15 August 2016

ARCHPRIESTAL PROCESSION OF SENHORA DA SAÚDE

Hours: 4:00 p.m.

Location:

Streets of Esposende City

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

STAND UP COMEDY WITH JOÃO SEABRA AND HUGO SOUSA

In this show, João Seabra and Hugo Sousa present on stage their puppets "friends", sharing stories, moments of humor, comic sketches, funny songs and even innate silliness.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Firefighters Square

Tuesday, 16 August 2016 to Sunday, 21 August 2016

FAIR AS FORMERLY

This initiative aims to recreate the traditions of yesteryear while contributing to the promotion and animation of the city itself..

Integrates the celebrations of City and Municipality Day, and it is organized by the Municiplaity with the support of the Velha Lamparina - União de Artes e Ofícios e Recriações Históricas.

Hours: From 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Location:

Rodrigues Sampaio Square

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

SUMMER SOUNDS - DENGAZ & AHYA BAND CONCERT

This concert is the culmination of two years of AHYA Tour and the start of a year full of news. In 2015, Dengaz released a new album. The years before were full of hit singles, such as "Encontrei", "Em casa" and "Rainha".
It is time to please the fans who asked for a concert in Esposende.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Firefighters Square

Thursday, 18 August 2016

SUMMER SOUNDS - THE GIFT

After a 3 year tour with over 120 concerts, the band is now in studio to record the successor of Explode and Primavera. They were born in 1994, and it was notorious its evolution from one project to another.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Firefighters Square

Friday, 19 August 2016

CELEBRATIONS OF THE MUNICIPALITY'S DAY

9:00 a.m. - Hoisting of flags | Town Hall Square
10:00 a.m. - Solemn Mass | Esposende Mother Church
11:00 a.m. - Solemn Session | Municipal auditorium
10:00 p.m. - Ana Moura concert
12:00 p.m. - Fireworks | Riverside area

Friday, 19 August 2016

SUMMER SOUNDS - ANA MOURA

A concert that will bring to Esposende a voice that walks by tradition freely, while elegantly flirt with pop music, making her distinction from her grave and sensual voice.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Firefighters Square

Friday, 19 August 2016 to Saturday, 20 August 2016

SUMMER PARTY 80´S

The event will have as its main attraction the music. At the site there will be other activities, and bars.
The night of August 19th will be marked by contemporary music to a younger population, keeping the following night, on 20th, the 80's theme.
The activity is organized by ACICE and by the Municipality of Esposende.

Hours: 9:00 p.m.

Location:

Parque Radical - Main Avenue

Sunday, 21 August 2016

"BAGUNÇADA À PORTUGUESA"

Natalina José, Luís Mascarenhas, Paulo Oliveira, Ana Paula Mota, Luis Viegas and Filipa Giovanni are the protagonists of this humor show , which highlights the work in scenography and wardrobe design.

Hours: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Firefighters Square

Monday, 22 August 2016 to Wednesday, 24 August 2016

2nd Festiteatro - Street Theatre Festival

The activity will take place in the City Hall Square, streets and squares nearby, thus presenting a diverse program from the artistic point of view.

Hours: 9:30 p.m.

Thursday, 25 August 2016 to Sunday, 28 August 2016

ESPOSENDE MEDIEVAL FAIR

TThis is the sixth edition of Esposende Medieval Fair with theater, music, medieval recreations, circus and fire shows, interactive shows and games for the little ones.
This edition promises to bring lot of novelties and entertainment.

Hours: 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, 28 August 2016

HIKING "ESPOSENDE EM MOVIMENTO" - 7th STAGE

With an average degree of difficulty, the activity begins at the Parish Church of Vila Chã and ends at the Parish Church of Marinhas, allowing know beautiful places, in a landscaped path with high cultural interest.

Hours: 9:00 a.m.

Location:

Parish Church of Vila Chã

More Information:

Inscriptions on www.esposende2000.pt

Friday, 02 September 2016 to Sunday, 04 September 2016

PRORIVER SOUNDS OF NATURE

It is an event that is based on an ecological philosophy.
Combining nature with sports and music.

Location:

Barca do Lago - Fonte Boa

More Information:

http://www.proriversoundsofnature.com

Sunday, 04 September 2016

DUATHLON - TRAIL | CANOEING

Activity that is an initial part of 10 km race between the Riverside area of Esposende and Barca do Lago, in Gemeses. The return of the participants will be on a trip in Kayak to Foz do Cávado.
This event is limited to 50 participants, with an average degree of difficulty.

Hour: 8:30 a.m.

Location:

Front of the Foz do Cávado Pools

More Information:

http://www.esposende2000.pt

Sunday, 04 September 2016

ANTIQUE FAIR

The municipality organizes this initiative, every month, on the first Sunday aiming to promote the purchase, sale and exchange of old stuff, antiques and collecting, including ethnographic artifacts, trinkets, knickknacks, books, records, newspapers, magazines, stamps, postcards, coins, watches, machinery, furniture, household items and art pieces.


Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Friday, 09 September 2016

VIV'À MÚSICA CONCERT

Will be presented at audition, piano themes, guitar, singing, violin, concertina and organ in a concert which will be remembered traditional and classic themes.


Hour: 9:45 p.m.

Location:

Municipal auditorium

Saturday, 10 September 2016 to Sunday, 11 September 2016

II ESPOSENDE OPEN OF ORIENTATION

Esposende will play host to another proof of foot orienteering.
The competition will consist of two stages: the first to be held on Saturday, will set the Castro S. Lourenço in Vila Chã. Sunday's stage will take place in the urban area of the city of Esposende, with the meeting point Largo Rodrigues Sampaio.

Hours:
Saturday: 3:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Castro de S. Lourenço - Vila Chã / Largo Rodrigues Sampaio - Esposende

More Information:

http://www.amigosdamontanha.com

Sunday, 11 September 2016

CAROLINA DESLANDES

Is coming another school year, so the City Council will provide a "Back to School" with a concert of "Carolina Deslandes."

Hour: 3:00 p.m.

Location:

Fire Department Square

Friday, 16 September 2016

CELEBRATIONS OF THE ELDERLY'S DAY

Journey to the Sanctuary of Fátima

Location:

Sanctuary of Fátima

Sunday, 18 September 2016

HANDICRAFT FAIR

The municipality promotes this event every month, on the third Sunday, in order to appreciate the craftsmanship and promote the heritage, cultural and tourist values of the county and region of the country in general. 
In addition to promoting the craft through the numerous exhibitors who usually are present at the fair, it also promotes the marketing of artifacts, providing dynamic and animation to the city of Esposende.

Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Sunday, 18 September 2016

BEACH RACE - FÃO / APÚLIA

The route has a distance of 10 km and will unfold by boardwalks and beaches of Parishes of Fao and Apulia. It has a medium / high difficulty intended for demanding public looking for adventurous experiences and strong feelings in full nature.


Hour: 10:00 a.m.

Location:

Clube Náutico de Fão

Friday, 23 September 2016 to Sunday, 25 September 2016

EUROPEAN HERITAGE CONFERENCES - COMMUNITIES AND CULTURES

This is an annual initiative of the Council of Europe and the European Union that involves more than 50 countries within the European peoples awareness of the importance of safeguarding heritage.
The basic idea of the initiative is to promote access to monuments and places, inviting the active participation in the discovery of a common cultural heritage, implying the involvement of European citizens with the cultural heritage.

Hour: 8:00 p.m.

Location:

Centro Interpretativo de S. Lourenço

More Information:

Centro Interpretativo de S. Lourenço arqueologia@cm-esposende.pt

(+351) 253 960 179

Friday, 23 September 2016 to Sunday, 25 September 2016

"NORTH COAST, NATURE FAIR"

"North Coast, Nature Fair" is an event that you want to focus and show the supply of nature tourism, preferably in regard to the bird watching. Besides the exhibition space, will be held workshops related to nature photography, ornithological interpretive tours, geological, botanical and observation and nocturnal birds, river tours, children and youth recreational activities, and conferences.


Hour:

September 23rd (Friday): from 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 p.m.

September 24th (Saturday): from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

September 25th (Sunday): from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m


See full program (Portuguese)...

More Information:

Tourism service - Municipality of Esposende (+351) 253 960 100

turismo@cm-esposende.pt

Friday, 23 September 2016 to Tuesday, 27 September 2016

WORLD TOURISM DAY CELEBRATIONS

As with previous years, the municipality of Esposende will mark the occasion by performing a set diversifying activities aimed at the general population, tourists and visitors, aiming to promote and enhance its strategic products of tourism development, asserting itself as a distinctive territory in terms of attractiveness.


See full program (Portuguese)...

More Information:

Tourist Information Center of Esposende Phone: (+351) 253 961 354

cit.esposende@cm-esposende.pt

Sunday, 25 September 2016

HEART DAY

With the support of various county entities related to health, you can conduct surveys related to cardiovascular diseases, including body mass index, blood pressure, diabetes, among others.
With the collaboration of the Associação de Dadores de Sangue de Esposende will be an action of Blood Donation, which will involve citizens aged between 18 and 65 years. There will also be several activities to promote physical activity.

Hour: 10:00 a.m.

Thursday, 29 September 2016

20 YEARS OF ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION IN ESPOSENDE

Location:

Centro de Educação Ambiental

Friday, 30 September 2016 to Sunday, 02 October 2016

BREAD FESTIVAL

A unique party, a fantastic environment!

September is the time of grape harvest and crops.

On the threshing floor makes up the leafless.

On the Feast of Bread, from 30th September to 2nd October, we recreate the past.

The leafless remember the evenings and gatherings of the past, at that time so expected to "spice up" the flirtations.

On Saturday night after the "turn of the car", follows the leafless, hoping to find the corn-king, and the mallet of cobs, swoops to the sound of melodies of folk groups, and the challenge sings.

During three days the parish associations shall inform - and taste - what good there is in traditional Portuguese cuisine, especially the ancient art of making corn bread.


See the complete program (Portuguese)...

Location:

Campo S. Miguel - Marinhas

Friday, 30 September 2016 to Monday, 03 October 2016

SENIOR FESTIVAL

It is a reunion of memories and knowledge, which will be a moment to promote a number of initiatives, it is proposed to challenge elderly people to rescue movements, words, musicality and experiences of their memories, through development activities in four areas expression: theater, music, poetry and sport.

It will take place the Social Shows on who will be attending the entities with intervention in this area, as well as sharing experiences through various activities to develop.

Sunday, 02 October 2016

ANTIQUES FAIR

The municipality organizes this initiative, every month, on the first Sunday aiming to promote the purchase, sale and exchange of old stuff, antiques and collecting, including ethnographic artifacts, trinkets, knickknacks, books, records, newspapers, magazines, stamps, postcards, coins, watches, machinery, furniture, household items and art pieces.


Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Tuesday, 04 October 2016

RED NIGHT

The Humanitarian Association of Volunteer  Fire Fighters of Esposende, intends to raise funds to improve the operating conditions and simultaneously boost the involvement and promote the approach of the institution to the population through social interaction

FREE ENTRANCE

A BRACELET PURCHASE

- 1 DRINK OR T-SHIRT NO EVENT DAY

ON SITE: 4 DRINKS BARS (INCLUDING GIN AND caipirinhas)

1 BREAD BAR C / CHORIZO AND PIZZA

Location:

Esposende fire department

Saturday, 08 October 2016

THEATRE: THE CAT

Theater premiere "The Cat," by Henrique Santana, by Forjães em Cena group, and integrated in CREARTE program

Hour: 10:00 p.m.

Location:

Cultural Center of Forjães

Saturday, 08 October 2016

BOOK PRESENTATION "ESPOSENDE E SUAS FREGUESIAS" BY JORGE MANUEL PINTO

Jorge Manuel Pinto was born in Angola in 1964. He attended the school EB 2/3 António Correia de Oliveira, in Esposende, and the Lyceum of Povoa de Varzim. As a writer he published the book "looper" about his area of activity, Industry of the Textile and Apparel, and writes opinion articles in local newspapers.
With this work, the author intends to contribute to a deeper knowledge of the history of the parishes of Esposende by narrating major events unknown to most people.

Free entrance.

Hour: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura

Thursday, 13 October 2016 to Sunday, 30 October 2016

"OLHARES DE PEREGRINO NO CAMINHO PORTUGUÊS DA COSTA"

This is a photographic exhibition at a glance which includes aspects and particularities about the cultural heritage and wealth of experience of the Portuguese Way of the Coast. The collection that can be enjoyed in this exhibition was collected through the photographic lens, along the Camino de Santiago route in the section concerning the Esposende municipality.

Location:

Centro de Informação Turística de Esposende

Saturday, 15 October 2016

THEATER: "D. ROSINHA, A SOLTEIRA"

Theater premiere "D. Rosinha, a solteira" by Federico Garcia Lorca by GATA group - Grupo Amador de Teatro de Fão and integrated into the program CREARTE

Location:

Parish Hall of Fão

More Information:

Information and reservations: (+351) 925 909 682

Saturday, 15 October 2016 to Sunday, 16 October 2016

ROLLERBLADING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

An organization of the city of Esposende, of Portugal Skating Federation and the National Club Association.

A competition which will be the best athletes inline skating speed.

Location:

Av. Eng. Arantes e Oliveira

Sunday, 16 October 2016

Staged Tale "PULSES - THE KINGDOM OF LOVES UNLIKELY"

An initiative in the context of World Food Day, which is annually celebrated on the 16th of October. Besides this activity directed to the general population, the municipality will give effect a set of actions directed mainly to the school community, the week of 10th to 16th October.

Hour: 5:00 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Auditorium

Sunday, 16 October 2016

HANDICRAFT FAIR

The municipality promotes this event every month, on the third Sunday, in order to appreciate the craftsmanship and promote the heritage, cultural and tourist values of the county and region of the country in general. 
In addition to promoting the craft through the numerous exhibitors who usually are present at the fair, it also promotes the marketing of artifacts, providing dynamic and animation to the city of Esposende.

Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Saturday, 22 October 2016 to Sunday, 30 October 2016

PINK OCTOBER

Pink October is an awareness campaign in October and directed at society in general, but especially to women about the importance of prevention and early diagnosis of breast cancer.

Sunday, 23 October 2016

TIME OF TALE "FEARS AND OTHER SECRETS PLAYING WITH STORIES" BY RITA CYRNE

Guided by the voice of Rita Cyrne, the public will enter the place of fears and undo its secrets. And instead of going through a door, a magical window opens .... To end the visit to this place so mysterious, the "Book of Fears" will be revealed!

This action is aimed at children from 3 years, accompanied by their parents.

Free entry. compulsory registration.

Hour: 4:00 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura

Sunday, 23 October 2016

KAYAK NEIVA RIVER DESCENT

The trail starts in the Azenha da Morena in Forjães, and ending at the mouth of Rio Neiva in Antas. The participants will have the opportunity to know beautiful landscapes and live moments of great adrenaline.

Location:

Azenha da Morena, Forjães

Friday, 28 October 2016

AWARENESS RAISING CAMPAIGN ABOUT EDUCATIONAL PRACTICES

The "Casa da Juventude", in partnership with the "Sementes de Liberdade" School, aims to sensitize parents to a comprehensive education attitude of children.

Location:

Casa da Juventude

Saturday, 29 October 2016

PATH SOUNDS "CONTEMPLATION SOUNDS: FROM THE PAST TO THE PRESENT"

Ars Vocalis Choir presents itself in a trip to the historical sonority travels through the density and ascetical elevation of the liturgical calendar and the deep relationship of meditation intrinsic to the Camino de Santiago. A spiritual concert seeks to promote from your public introspection and appreciation of silence. In a constant search for spirituality of each listener, starting the concert with a repertoire dating back to the polyphonic writing, culminating with a closer language of our day, allowing you to finish with a clear sense of closeness between the sounds of yesterday and of today. thus stresses up the affinities between the faith of the past and the present redecorating meditative space with the young voices of the choir Ars Vocalis.

Hour: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Church of the Misericórdia of Esposende

Saturday, 29 October 2016

WORKSHOP "INITIATION TO BIRDWATCHING"

This workshop, in charge of the nature photographer Carlos Palma Rio, will consist of a theoretical session, which will take place in the morning in room environment where observation techniques will be addressed, registration and bird identification and behavior on the field. In the afternoon, during a field trip to the estuary of Cávado, participants will put into practice the knowledge acquired.

Hour: From 9:00 a.m. to 0:30 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location:

Centro de Educação Ambiental - Estuary of the Cávado River

More Information:

Registration: cea@esposendeambiente.pt

Sunday, 30 October 2016

MUSIC SEASON: MUSICÓRDIA MMXIV

"The music for woodwinds in classicism"

Woodwind Ensemble of Music Band of Antas

 Director: Diogo Costa

Hour: 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, 30 October 2016

ESPOSENDE MOVING WALK "AROUND THE MUNICIPALITY OF ESPOSENDE"

8:00 a.m. Concentration - Head Office Marinhas Parish Council

This is an online course, starting with the Parish Church of Marinhas and ending at the Parish Church of Forjães.

Walk with high / medium degree of difficulty, which makes known places of great natural beauty of Parishes of Marinhas, Antas and Forjães.

Will return transportation by bus to the place of departure, Marinhas.

Location:

Parish Church of Marinhas

More Information:

http://www.esposende2000.pt

Tuesday, 01 November 2016 to Tuesday, 15 November 2016

PERMANENT PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION "OLHARES DE ESPOSENDE"

This is a photographic exhibition entitled "Olhares de Esposende", by the young photographer Ricardo Vale, where the main theme is the Esposende landscape.

The exhibition can be visited from Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Location:

Casa da Juventude

Saturday, 05 November 2016

"MAGIC & OTHER STRANGE EVENTS" QUASE QUATRO

Magic combined with music and theater, "Magic & Other Strange Events" is a fun and daring spectacle that shows a new perspective on the reality of day-to-day, encouraging the audience to question and react to the surrounding environment!

Hour: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Esposende Municipal Auditorium

More Information:

Free entry

Sunday, 06 November 2016

2016/17 MUNICIPALITY FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP

The competition involves the participation of 800 children between 4 and 12 years, divided into the following levels: Petizes, Traquinas, Benjamins and Infantis.


Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Location:

Sports Complex of CF Fão

Sunday, 06 November 2016

ANTIQUES FAIR

The municipality organizes this initiative, every month, on the first Sunday aiming to promote the purchase, sale and exchange of old stuff, antiques and collecting, including ethnographic artifacts, trinkets, knickknacks, books, records, newspapers, magazines, stamps, postcards, coins, watches, machinery, furniture, household items and art pieces.

Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Sunday, 06 November 2016

"MAGUSTO CONVÍVIO 2016"

The municipality annually promotes this activity open to the community. The population is invited to join the party, animated by folkloric groups of the city, and to enjoy the convivial where the chestnuts, green wine and popular music are the main ingredients.

Location:

Parking of Belinho Parish Church

More Information:

Free entry

Friday, 11 November 2016

BOOK PRESENTATION "VIDAS SUSPENSAS", BY RITA MONTEZ

This book presents 12 true stories of women and mothers who were and, in some cases, still are victims of domestic violence and in the courts have suffered a double victimization by how the legal system dealt with their situation and condition.

Hours: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura

More Information:

Free entrance

Friday, 11 November 2016

WORKSHOP S. MARTINHO DAY

A plastic expression workshop around the legend of S. Martinho and in the end, a brief presentation of the history with the work carried out during the workshop.

Participation in the workshop is free and limited to 10 participants.


Hours: 2:30 p.m.

Location:

Casa da Juventude

More Information:

(+351) 253 960 162 - casa.juventude@cm-esposende.pt

Friday, 11 November 2016 to Sunday, 13 November 2016

S. MARTINHO DE GANDRA FESTIVITIES


Location:

Churchyard of the Parish Church of Gandra

Saturday, 12 November 2016

S. MARTINHO FAIR

The Scouts of Esposende will promote S. Martinho Fair, whose goal is to raise funds for the group, and, from 3:00 p.m, there will be an open Magusto to the general population.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Saturday, 12 November 2016

FOREST KNOWLEDGE AND FLAVORS

S. Lourenço Interpretive Centre proposes millennial activities carried out by our ancestors, centered on their knowledge of edible forest resources.

It will be an opportunity for participants to know ancestral flavors.

Hours: 9:30 a.m.

Location:

Castro de S. Lourenço

More Information:

Registration required (until November 10th), arqueologia@cm-esposende.pt - (+351) 253 960 179

Sunday, 13 November 2016

ARGO'S ATHLETICS PROOF - ASSOCIAÇÃO RECREATIVA DE GOIOS

Participation is free for the various levels. The route of adults will have 8 kilometers, starting at Largo de S. Roque, at 9:00 a.m.

Hour: 9:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo de S. Roque - Goios

More Information:

Free participation

Sunday, 13 November 2016

"BTT - CÁVADO RIVER BANKS"

This circular route has start and end at the waterfront of Esposende, providing beautiful scenery along the adventure by the edges of the Cávado River.

Location:

Foz do Cávado Swimming Pools - Esposende

More Information:

Registration: www.esposende2000.pt

Thursday, 17 November 2016

CREATIVITY WORKSHOP

Under the theme "Workshops in the House ...", the Youth House will hold on November 17, Thursday, at 2:30 p.m, a workshop that aims to mark the world day of creativity, which is celebrated on the same day.

Creativity is the art of creating and inventing, a quality and capacity of those who are original. The motto of this day is to free the imagination and invent.

This activity is for children, aged between 6 and 10 years, is free and limited to 10 participants.

Location:

Casa da Juventude

More Information:

(+351) 253 960 162 - casa.juventude@cm-esposende.pt

Friday, 18 November 2016

"MARE NOSTRUM" SPECTACLE

Spectacle dedicated to the Sea, with two moments:

- Presentation of the Book with a CD "Mare Nostrum", with poems allusive to the Sea, and illustrations made by Joana de Rosa who is a local artist, where the Coro Ars Vocalis interprets some texts of this collection.

- Concert by the choir Ars vocalis, under the direction of the conductor Helena Venda Lima, and declamation of some poems of this collection by the actor Pedro Lamares.

Location:

Municipal auditorium

More Information:

Free entrance

Saturday, 19 November 2016

WORKSHOP "THE KNOWLEDGE DOES NOT OCCUPY SPACE: ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY TOYS - SPECIAL PUPPETS"

In this workshop, in charge of the designer Silvia Abreu, the participants will be challenged to create ecological puppets from the reuse of materials and reuse of packaging. Each participant will create their own piece.

This initiative is part of the European Week of Waste Prevention.

Location:

Centro de Educação Ambiental

More Information:

www.esposendeambiente.pt

Sunday, 20 November 2016

CURVOS MOUNTAIN BIKE PROOF (35 KM)

This is a proof of mountain biking, promoted by UF Palmeira de Faro and Curvos open to public participation, with a distance of 35 Km.


Hour: 9:30 a.m.

More Information:

Registrations (until November 14th): jfcurvos@mail.telepac.pt / btt.curvos@gmail.com / secretaria@jf-palmeira.pt / (+351) 253 966 195

Sunday, 20 November 2016

HANDICRAFT FAIR

The municipality promotes this event every month, on the third Sunday, in order to appreciate the craftsmanship and promote the heritage, cultural and tourist values of the county and region of the country in general. 
In addition to promoting the craft through the numerous exhibitors who usually are present at the fair, it also promotes the marketing of artifacts, providing dynamic and animation to the city of Esposende.

Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Sunday, 20 November 2016

WORKSHOP "BICHINHO MIAU" OF CLÁUDIA SOUSA

Through sound and visual jokes, stimulating quiet environments will be created to facilitate the game and play with the baby. Lullabies, rhymes and other sound and visual games, are the instruments used in close games between parents and babies. This action is aimed at children from 3 years, accompanied by their parents.


Hour: 4:00 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura

More Information:

Free entry. Registration required

Monday, 21 November 2016

WORLD HELLO DAY

The Youth House, in partnership with Esposende Professional School, through the child support technician course, will mark World Hello Day, with events throughout the day.

Location:

Casa da Juventude

Monday, 21 November 2016

WORLD TELEVISION DAY

The Youth House in partnership with Esposende Professional School will mark the day with an experimental workshop called "When the TV was black and white." The workshop is intended for children and young people, with free and limited participation to 10 participants.

Hours: 2:30 p.m.

Location:

Casa da Juventude

Thursday, 24 November 2016 to Friday, 25 November 2016

ANIMATION CINEMA

An animation carried out by Maksim Fadeev and Gregory Poirier argument ("The Lion King II: The Kingdom of Simba" and "National Treasure: Book of Secrets"). The film tells the story of Savva, a 10-year-old, who lives in a small village in the woods and over the years, has always been protected by wolves. This exciting and fun adventure shows that we should cherish those who are close to us, make new friends and to believe in our dreams, with all the strength of our hearts.

Sessions: 10:00 a.m. / 2:00 p.m. / 4:00 p.m. / 9:00 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Auditorium

Friday, 25 November 2016

III MEETING ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE - INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

The meeting is intended promote reflection on the paradigms and current intervention practices in the context of domestic violence, reflecting on the phenomenon of violence against women, which covers victims of all conditions and social and economic strata, contributing to the reflection and preparation of the different agents for concerted intervention.

Location:

Fórum Rodrigues Sampaio

More Information:

Registration (until November 18th): espaco.bemmequer@cm-esposende.pt

Saturday, 26 November 2016

CEREMONY - SPORTS MERIT AWARD

It is a public ceremony which will be distinguished the athletes, coaches and teams that were regional, national champions or participated in international competitions in the service of their national teams, regarding the 2015/2016 sporting season.


Hours: 5:00 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Auditorium

Saturday, 26 November 2016

WORKSHOP - PRODUCTION OF HOMEMADE DETERGENTS AND NATURAL FRESHENERS DAY

The reuse of waste oil is an economic and environmentally friendly way of producing our own soaps and detergents. In this training, guided by Joana Costa, techniques of food processing oils used in detergents will be presented, giving them the necessary characteristics for degreasing, bleaching and perfume.

Each participant will take home an exemplar of the made products.

Hours: 2:00 p.m.

Location:

Centro de Educação Ambiental

More Information:

www.esposendeambiente.pt

Sunday, 27 November 2016

2016/2017 MUNICIPAL CHAMPIONSHIP OF CHILDREN'S FOOTBALL

The competition involves the participation of 800 children and youth between 4 and 12 years, divided by levels of petizes, Traquinas, Benjamins and Children.


Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Location:

Priest Avelino Filipe Peres Stadium - Marinhas

Sunday, 27 November 2016

HIKING ESPOSENDE EM MOVIMENTO - 9TH STAGE AROUND THE MUNICIPALITY OF ESPOSENDE

It is a flat course, starting in the Parish Church of Forjães and ending in the Parish Church of Belinho.

Walk with medium / high degree of difficulty that is intended to make known great natural beauty spots of the Parishes of Forjães and Belinho.

There will be return transportation by bus to the place of departure, Marinhas.


Hour: 8:00 a.m.

Location:

Parish Council of Forjães

More Information:

Inscriptions (until the November 23rd): www.esposende2000.pt

Sunday, 27 November 2016

MUSICÓRDIA MMXVI

Que Sonoramente Canta - lyrical, dance and devotion in the first Portuguese Baroque

O Bando de Surunyo

Directed by Hugo Sanches.


Hours: 5:00 p.m.

Location:

Misericordia Church of Esposende

Thursday, 01 December 2016 to Saturday, 31 December 2016

CHRISTMAS BOOK EXHIBITION

To celebrate the Christmas season, the Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura exhibits some of the most beautiful Christmas Books, belonging to its documentary fund.

Location:

Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura

More Information:

Free entry

Thursday, 01 December 2016 to Saturday, 31 December 2016

"UM OLHAR SOBRE OS CONTOS" + TALE TIME + VISIT TO EXHIBITION

Let's travel through the magical world of the traditional tales of Adolfo Coelho and Teófilo Braga. On this trip, the children will be in the presence of the main characters of the short stories, magnificently illustrated by Portuguese artists! Activity carried out in collaboration with the Hecoarte Art Gallery.

Location:

Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura

More Information:

Prior booking

Friday, 02 December 2016 to Saturday, 31 December 2016

"ENFIM O MAR" EXHIBITION OPENING

Temporary exhibition, integrated in the cycle of plastic and performing arts, of which the first moment is entitled "Enfim ...o Mar".


Hour: 6:00 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Museum of Esposende

Saturday, 03 December 2016

VIOLIN AND PIANO RECITAL, WITH DAVID FILIPE AND SOFIYA KAGAN

A cultural initiative that aims to promote young talents from the municipality of Esposende and is part of a series of recitals that musicians have given not only in Portugal but also in Germany in the context of the final exams of the Post-Masters Course "Konzert Examen".


Hour: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Rodrigues Sampaio Forum

More Information:

Free entry

Sunday, 04 December 2016

ANTIQUES FAIR

The municipality organizes this initiative, every month, on the first Sunday aiming to promote the purchase, sale and exchange of old stuff, antiques and collecting, including ethnographic artifacts, trinkets, knickknacks, books, records, newspapers, magazines, stamps, postcards, coins, watches, machinery, furniture, household items and art pieces.

Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Rodrigues Sampaio Square

Sunday, 04 December 2016

THEATER "ESSÊNCIA DE CHÁ"

"Essência de chá" is an interpretative spectacle that extols the characteristics of tea through poetry. Going back to the Asian origins of tea, the spectator is invited to dip the hot spoon into a fusion of poetic herbs, drinking the ancient Chinese legends about the origin of tea, its spread around the world and the incorporation of the drink at the noblest tables. Originally influenced by Portuguese poetry, "Essência de chá" is the culmination of the theatrical formation promoted by the CREARTE program, performed by more than thirty children and young people of the Municipality, representing a scholarly journey at the heart of an intensely poetic drink.

Hours: 4:30 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Auditorium

More Information:

Free entry

Monday, 05 December 2016 to Friday, 30 December 2016

CHRISTMAS ON CISL!

An activity aimed at children, aged between 6 and 12 years, who are challenged to discover changes in our planet present in the fossil cliffs of Esposende, and the climatic changes that led to the extinction of some species, being guaranteed fun moments of Christmas spirit!

Location:

Interpretive Center of S. Lourenço

More Information:

Inscriptions: Interpretive Center of S. Lourenço / arqueologia@cm-esposende.pt / Tel. (+351) 253 960 179.

Wednesday, 07 December 2016 to Saturday, 31 December 2016

CHRISTMAS CRIBS

The Christmas Crib has been analyzed by artisans who, by recreating its central figures, reinvent them, by perpetuating their presence in the collective imaginary of Christmas. In this exhibition, you will be able to appreciate and acquire a vast set of cribs, with different techniques and materials used, such as clay, wood, granite, among others. The pieces are authored by exhibitors from the municipality and other localities in the region, who participate monthly in the Handicraft Fair of Esposende.

Location:

Esposende Tourist Information Center

Thursday, 08 December 2016 to Sunday, 08 January 2017

"MY CHRISTMAS IS ECOLOGICAL" CAMPAIGN

Awareness campaign for the importance of adoption of more sustainable consumption habits during the Christmas season, aimed at the community in general and counts with the support and collaboration of merchants and municipal councils.

Location:

Esposende Stores and Parish Boards

Friday, 09 December 2016 to Sunday, 18 December 2016

CELEBRATION OF THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF FOZ DO CÁVADO POOLS

As part of the 20th anniversary commemorations of Foz do Cávado Pools, several activities will be held for the general public.

Saturday, 10 December 2016 to Saturday, 31 December 2016

CHRISTMAS ANIMATION

Esposende will organize a set of christmas actions, a partnership of ACICE - Associação Comercial e Industrial do Concelho de Esposende and the Municipality, to promote the local commerce.

Program

December 10th to 31st - Duendelândia - Rodrigues Sampaio Square

From 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

December 1st to 31st - Mega Christmas

Draw Those who make their Christmas shopping at Esposende's local stores can win magnificent prizes.

December 10th:

3:00 p.m- Santa's Arrival | Street Animation | Inflatables

Dr. Fonseca Lima Square

4:00 p.m- Bolo Rei - Rodrigues Sampaio Square

Presentation and tasting of Bolo Rei made by the local pastries and also a wine tasting of the producing farms of Esposende.

December 17th to 24th - Street Animation

Location:

Esposende

Sunday, 11 December 2016

CHRISTMAS CONCERT BY ESPOSENDE SENIOR CHOIR WITH THE ATLANTIC COAST ORCHESTRA

The Esposende Senior Choir accompanied by the ensemble of the Atlantic Coast Orchestra will perform traditional Christmas songs.
Musical direction of maestros Ana Carolina Capitão and Luís Miguel Clemente
The concert also intends to mark the 5th anniversary of the Esposende Social Shop.

Hour: 5:00 p.m.

Location:

Apulia Mother Church

More Information:

Free entry

Sunday, 11 December 2016

MUSIC TALE "A CHRISTMAS HISTORY IN THE CENTER OF THE EARTH", FROM SOM DO ALGODÃO

Like Júlio Verne's mythical journey to the center of the earth, Santa and his troupe of reindeer and goblins travel to discover the heart of the planet and take the magic of Christmas to this parallel universe. This music tale is an incredible journey through the fascinating unknown world that lives inside the ground that we step on, where music and oral narration fuse together to create a climate of suspense and adventure that conquers kids and adults. This event is aimed at children from the age of 3, accompanied by their parents.

Hours: 4:00 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Library Manuel de Boaventura

More Information:

Required registration. Free entrance.

Tuesday, 13 December 2016

CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS WITH MUSIC - EME SONG CLASS

The Song Class of Esposende Music School presents to the community a Christmas program, thus beginning the musical festivities of the school associated with this season. A light and fun program will be presented.


Hour: 6:30 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Forum Rodrigues Sampaio

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

COME AND DECORATE THE HOUSE FOR CHRISTMAS

Children and young people are invited to participate in the decoration of the Christmas tree, with ornaments and props made from recycled and / or reused materials, transforming the Youth House into a special space.


Hour: 2:30 p.m.

Location:

Youth House

More Information:

(+351) 253 960 162 / casa.juventude@cm-esposende.pt.

Friday, 16 December 2016 to Friday, 06 January 2017

EXHIBITION "MY CHRISTMAS IS ECOLOGICAL"

Public exhibition of figures of the crib performed by schools and IPSS's under the theme "My Christmas is Ecological", based on the reuse of materials and packaging. The ecological crib is on display at the CEA Host Center.


Hours: From 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location:

Environmental Education Center

Friday, 16 December 2016 to Thursday, 01 January 1970

"MY CHRISTMAS IS ECOLOGICAL" EXHIBITION

Public exhibition of figures of the crib performed by schools and IPSS's under the theme "My Christmas is Ecological", based on the reuse of materials and packaging. The ecological crib is on display at the CEA Host Center.


Hours: From 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location:

Environmental Education Center

Saturday, 17 December 2016

EME CHRISTMAS CONCERT - EME STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

The EME Christmas Concert in the Church of Apulia has already become a habit in the annual program. It is a moment of celebration, which ends the first period of school with a great concert performed by almost all the students of the school.

It is a unique moment of celebration of Christmas that also presents the work developed during the first period by students and teachers.


Hour: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Parish Church of Apulia

Sunday, 18 December 2016

MUSICÓRDIA MMXVI - SONS ENTRELAÇADOS ARS VOCALIS CHOIR

Direction by Helena Venda Lima


Hour: 5:00 p.m.

Location:

Church of Mercy

Sunday, 18 December 2016

HANDICRAFT FAIR

The municipality promotes this event every month, on the third Sunday, in order to appreciate the craftsmanship and promote the heritage, cultural and tourist values of the county and region of the country in general. 

In addition to promoting the craft through the numerous exhibitors who usually are present at the fair, it also promotes the marketing of artifacts, providing dynamic and animation to the city of Esposende.


Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Rodrigues Sampaio Square

Monday, 19 December 2016 to Friday, 23 December 2016

CHRISTMAS SPORTS VACATION

It is a program promoted by the Municipality of Esposende and the company Esposende 2000. The initiative aims to occupy young people during school breaks and to create healthy living habits through sports, Experimentation of a wide range of modalities that are promoted, locally, by Sports Associativism.

Over the course of a week young people will have the opportunity to experience 10 sports.


More Information:

www.esposende2000.pt

Thursday, 22 December 2016

CÃO MUNDO MAIS SÉRIO CERTO - EME STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

Resuming the project not advisable to sensitive audiences, the Music School of Esposende challenges students, teachers and the public in general for an extraordinary artistic experience.


Hour: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Parish Hall of Fão

Friday, 23 December 2016

IT'S CHRISTMAS!" CONCERT - CORO DE PEQUENOS CANTORES DE ESPOSENDE

On the eve of the Christmas festivities, the Pequenos Cantores Choir presents a deeply intimate spiritual concert. Recalling the motherly figure, appeals to the true spirit of Christmas to remind those who have lost the right to remember, "It's Christmas!"


Hours: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Marinhas Parish Church

More Information:

Free entry

Thursday, 29 December 2016

CHRISTMAS CONCERT / VIVA A MÚSICA

It will be presented in audition, themes by piano, viola, singing, violin, concertina and organ themes, in a repertoire where the most beautiful Christmas themes, traditional and classic, will be remembered.


Hour: 9:00 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Auditorium

More Information:

Free entry

Sunday, 01 January 2017 to Tuesday, 31 January 2017

GALICIAN WARRIORS!

The sculpture of Lusitanian-Galician warriors will be the theme explored by the Interpretive Center of S. Lourenço, through an activity of plastic expression that challenges participants to discover these granite warriors.

Location:

Centro Interpretativo de S. Lourenço

More Information:

Inscriptions: (+351) 253 960 179

Friday, 06 January 2017 to Friday, 27 January 2017

“ANFÍBIOS: UMA PATA NA ÁGUA, OUTRA NA TERRA”

This exhibition developed by CIMA from Vila do Conde, will take place in the initiative “January, science month” and seeks to uncover the secret life of amphibious animals, in order to raise awareness towards it’s population and eccological preservation and conservation.


Hours:

From 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m

Location:

Centro de Educação Ambiental

More Information:

Free entrance

Sunday, 08 January 2017

NEW YEAR'S CONCERT - BANDA DE MÚSICA DE BELINHO

The Music Band of belinho will present a traditional meloudious course, in light of the christmas and new year’s spirit. The Concert, welcomes the New Year with joyful music and cheering festivities.


Hours: 3:30 p.m.

Location:

Municipal Auditorium of Esposende

More Information:

Free entrance

Sunday, 08 January 2017

ANTIQUES FAIR

The municipality organizes this initiative, every month, on the first Sunday aiming to promote the purchase, sale and exchange of old stuff, antiques and collecting, including ethnographic artifacts, trinkets, knickknacks, books, records, newspapers, magazines, stamps, postcards, coins, watches, machinery, furniture, household items and art pieces.


Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Saturday, 14 January 2017

NEW YEAR'S RUN

The stage will be comprised of a city course, with 10km of extension, with both beginning and finishing line at Municipal Square, by town hall.

Alongside the Run, there will also be a jog, with a course of 8km.

The stage entries are limited and may be done, until the 8th of january, both online or locally at Foz do Cávado Pools.  


Hours: 6:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo do Município

More Information:

Inscriptions: www.cyclonessports.com

Sunday, 15 January 2017

HANDICRAFT FAIR

The municipality promotes this event every month, on the third Sunday, in order to appreciate the craftsmanship and promote the heritage, cultural and tourist values of the county and region of the country in general. 
In addition to promoting the craft through the numerous exhibitors who usually are present at the fair, it also promotes the marketing of artifacts, providing dynamic and animation to the city of Esposende.

Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Sunday, 15 January 2017

SINGING THE "JANEIRAS"

In this gather, there will be heard songs of preparation of Jesus birth, christmas carols, and many others.

In a partnership with the Traditional Divulgation Association of Forjães, the initiative will take place in the city’s streets, where groups of participants will parade all the way to town hall.

Location:

Municipal Auditorium

More Information:

Free entrance

Sunday, 29 January 2017

WALK

PR1 - Between the Atlantic and Neiva

More Information:

www.esposende2000.pt

Saturday, 04 February 2017

3.º ESPOSENDE DANCE COMPETITION

A tournament where various groups will compete with choreographies, battling for a prize money and searching for recognition and prestige through their hard work, the contest will feature renowned judges both nacional and international, as well as groups with established artistic value.

Hour: 9:30 p.m.

Location:

Pavilhão Desportivo de Fão

Sunday, 05 February 2017

ANTIQUES FAIR

The municipality organizes this initiative, every month, on the first Sunday aiming to promote the purchase, sale and exchange of old stuff, antiques and collecting, including ethnographic artifacts, trinkets, knickknacks, books, records, newspapers, magazines, stamps, postcards, coins, watches, machinery, furniture, household items and art pieces.


Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Sunday, 19 February 2017

HANDICRAFT FAIR

The municipality promotes this event every month, on the third Sunday, in order to appreciate the craftsmanship and promote the heritage, cultural and tourist values of the county and region of the country in general. 
In addition to promoting the craft through the numerous exhibitors who usually are present at the fair, it also promotes the marketing of artifacts, providing dynamic and animation to the city of Esposende.

Hour: From 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Largo Rodrigues Sampaio

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 to Thursday, 23 February 2017

THE THEATER AND THE SCHOOLS

An initiative that aims to promote the theater, as art of the show, next to the schools and support to the curriculum of the discipline of Portuguese language, through the dramatization of texts that students study during the school year.


Day 22

Auto da Barca do Inferno / Teatro Aramá

Day 23

Episodes of the romantic life "The Maias" / Há Cultura


Sessions: 10:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Location:

Auditório Municipal de Esposende

Friday, 24 February 2017

CARNIVAL PARADE "FANTASIA AMBIENTE"

Carnival Parade connected to the environmental theme, with the participation of students and the senior community of Esposende, whose objective is to mark "20 years of environmental education".


Hour: 10:00 am

Location:

City of Esposende

Friday, 24 February 2017

WORKSHOP CARNIVAL MASKS

Children are invited to make a carnival mask, using creativity and imagination.

Participation in the workshop is free and limited to 12 participants.


Hour: 2:30 p.m.

Location:

Casa da Juventude

Friday, 24 February 2017 to Tuesday, 28 February 2017

CARNIVAL 2017

Location:

Esposende city