Our condolences, thoughts and prayers go to the families and all those caught in the terrible fires in the country and a big thank you to all the Bombeiros (fire fighting men and women) for their bravery and dedication risking their lives trying to keep everyone safe.
Craft beer will be available at the Mercado da Vila in Cascais from 5pm to midnight Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12pm to midnight. There will be 23 brands of beer for the public to try and also street food.
The Estoril Handicraft Fair FIARTIL behind the Estoril Casino is open from 6pm to midnight daily – regional and international handicrafts sold in stalls, restaurants for dining and concerts.
An exciting event with the best in the world of horses and show-jumping will take place in Cascais, Hipódromo Municipal Manuel Possolo, with the Longines Global Champions Tour CSI 5* on Friday 7th July 10am and 8.30 pm and Saturday 8th July 6.30pm and 9.30pm. Entrance is free. Abdel Said on Captain Future from Egypt was the winner of the Day 1 morning session.
An exhibition of Paula Rego’s works entitled Secrets & Stories as well as documents, photographs etc displayed until 17th September 2017 at the Paula Rego Museum, Av da Republica, 300, Cascais. Curatorship: Nick Willing and Catarina Alfaro with the support of Leonor de Oliveira. Further details here
The Symphony Orchestra of Cascais will perform at the Auditório Senhora de Boa Hora, Estoril at 6pm. Music of C M Von Weber, J Brahms. Anna Pavlova – Clarinete. Conductor Nikolay Lalov. Tickets available at the venue on the day.
The Tall Ships Races 2016 route includes Lisboa from 22 to 25 July. Organised by Sail Training International the event is celebrating its 60th anniversary. These grand ships are in Lisbon’s Santa Apolónia area, just beyond Cais do Sodré.
Now in its 53rd year the Estoril Handicraft Fair will be open until 4 September.
Stalls selling crafts from all over, restaurants and food, music and folk dances all take place in this fair. Located behind the Estoril Casino, open from 6pm to midnight.
The Cascais Symphony Orchestra will hold a Summer concert on 11 June, at 9pm, at the Auditório Senhora da Boa Nova, São João do Estoril.
An exhibition of art works by world famous artist Paula Rego entitled ‘Old Meets New’ open at the Casa das Historias Paula Rego in Cascais until 30 October 2016. The paintings produced from 2013 to 2015 are based on themes taken from the writings of famous Portuguese writer Eça de Queirós. A remarkable lady who is still producing paintings at the age of 80 plus.