BORDALO II: EVILUTION: Trash Art Exhibition – 8th October 2022 to 11th December 2022

This exhibition entitled EVILUTION comprises large works of art of animals and others using trash objects by the young very talented artist Artur Bordalo, known as Bordalo II.  He is the grandson of Real Bordalo who was well known for his beautiful landscape  watercolour and oil paintings and had many exhibitions in the Estoril Coast and also published books of his paintings.

Bordalo II’s works are fantastic, large beautiful animals using all kinds of junk – it is a lesson to us all in awareness of how we pollute this planet.  His work can be seen at the Edu Hub Lisboa (United Lisbon Education Hub), Avenida Marechal Gomes da Costa, 19, Lisboa, Wednesday to Sunday 2pm to 8pm (last entrance 7pm). For further details and a glimpse of his amazing work visit  https://www.bordaloii.com/

 

CHEFS ON FIRE, ESTORIL: 17, 18 SEPTEMBER 2022

A Food Festival with various Chefs cooking their dishes and where you can buy the food and eat at the tables provided in the grounds of FIARTIL.

A two day event starting on Saturday 17th and 18th September from 12pm (noon) to midnight, at the FIARTIL in Estoril, just behind the Estoril Casino. There will also be live music. Tickets from ticketline or at the entrance.

Further information from https://www.chefsonfire.pt/

Cascais Festival of the Sea 2022 Festas do Mar: 25th to 28th August and 1st to 4th September 2022

The Festival of the Sea will take place from 25th to 28th August and 1st to 4th September 2022 in the Cascais Bay.  Live concerts by Portuguese singers and bands at 6pm and 8pm.

On 28th August there will be the traditional procession of Our Lady of Navegantes starting at 3pm.

On the last day 4th September the Sinfonica de Cascais (Cascais Sympony band) will perform and this will be followed by fireworks in the Bay of Cascais.

EDP COOL JAZZ CASCAIS 2022: JULY

As usual a great line-up is organised for the 2022 EDP Cool Jazz festival which will take place from 2nd July to 23rd July 2022 in Cascais at the Hippodromo Manuel Possolo. Concerts begin at 8pm.  It kicks off with great names such as John Legend on the 2nd, Paul Anka on the 10th, Miguel Araujo with Rui Veloso on 23rd, Diana Krall on 27th amongst others.  Tickets and further information at  https://www.edpcooljazz.com

ROCK IN RIO LISBOA June 2022

The 9th edition of the Rock in Rio Lisboa festival will take place on 18th, 19th, 25th and 26th June 2022 at the Parque de Bela Vista, Lisboa.  The large line-up of performers include Muse, Duran Duran, Liam Gallagher, David Carreira.  Further details from rockinriolisboa.sapo.pt/en

FEIRA DO LIVRO LISBOA 2021 – BOOK FAIR 2021

The Lisboa Book Fair (Feira do Livro de Lisboa) is holding its 91st edition from 26th August to 12th September 2021. Publishers with various stalls will be selling their books at special prices. Open Monday to Friday from 12.30pm to 10pm, Saturday 11am to midnight, Sunday 11am to 10pm.

Mirpuri Foundation Sailing Trophy 2021 Cascais (2nd Year): June 4th and 5th

On 4th and 5th June 2021 the 2nd Mirpuri Foundation Sailing Trophy will take place in Cascais beginning at 9am at the Marina de Cascais with the firing of cannon at 11am from the Forte de Santo Antonio de Barra. As in last year’s event the race is to focus on awareness to projects on marine conservation and protecting the oceans, one of the Mirpuri Foundation’s main themes.  It has the support of the Cascais Town Council and the Clube Naval de Cascais. This weekend also coincides with the stopover of The Ocean Race Europe which includes 12 VO65 and IMOCO 60 vessels starting on 6th June at 1pm. During these pandemic times wearing masks and social distancing still apply for everyone.  Further information at https://mirpurisailingtrophy.com/