Annual Events

Annual events taking placing in the Estoril Coast with some dates in 2024.

  • NEW YEAR’S EVE – FIREWORKS:  
    Fireworks take place at the Tamariz beach at midnight, lighting the skies of Estoril to greet in the New Year.  There are concerts to the countdown and fireworks in Cascais Bay.  In Lisboa they are at the Praça do Comercio.

  • ST ANTHONY’S FEAST DAY – Every Year on 13th June:  
    Lisboa celebrates the festival of this Saint on 13th June. On the eve of the 13th groups representing each  borough parade down Lisboa’s Avenida da Liberdade in colourful costumes. One group is chosen as the winner for having the best dance and costumes.
  • ESTORIL HANDICRAFT FAIR 2024 – FIARTIL.  59th Edition:
    Planned for 28th June to 25th August 2024. 





    Open in the summer from 5pm to 11pm. Above right, stall selling morello cherry liqueur (Ginginja) from Obidos, chocolates, honey.
    Located behind the Estoril Casino. Stalls sell handicrafts, liqueurs, honey, clothing, embroidery, from the regions and abroad. Restaurants serve meals and snacks. Concerts and folk dances take place in the late evening. Av. Amaral, Estoril.

  • MILLENNIUM ESTORIL OPEN – TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP: 30th March to 7th April 2024
    Held annually at the Estoril Tennis Club.

  • CHEF’S ON FIRE 2023: 8, 9 and 10 September 2023  
    At the FIARTIL grounds, Av Amaral in Estoril behind the Casino.
  • FESTIVAL OF THE SEA – FESTAS DO MAR, CASCAIS:   
    24th August to 3rd September 2023
    Cascais celebrates its traditional ties with the sea every year in August with this annual event. This includes a Mass, a procession and a parade of fishermen’s boats. You will find stalls selling street food in Cascais centre. Concerts  take place in Cascais Bay on the evening of 24th, 27th, 31st August and 3rd September. Celebrations end on 3rd September with fireworks in the Bay.

  • BOOK FAIR LISBON 2023 – FEIRA DO LIVRO DE LISBOA:  Parque Eduardo VII. 93rd Edition: 25th May to 11the June 2023
    Publishers with stalls sell books at special prices. Other events include book signings, street food.  Located in Lisboa’s Parque Eduardo VII. Monday to Friday 12.30pm to 10pm.  Saturdays: 11am to midnight. Sundays: 11am to 10pm. www.feiradolivrodelisboa.pt 

  • LISBOA FILM FESTIVAL 2024 – LEFFEST:
    8th to 17th November 2024:
    The 18th edition of the Lisboa Film Festival will take place from 8th to 17th November 2024.   All details at  http://www.leffest.com/en  

  • MIRPURI FOUNDATION SAILING TROPHY 2024, 5TH YEAR:
    Cascais, 6th to 7th July:

    Warming up for the event in Cascais Bay, 8th July 2023

    One of the annual sailing events that takes place in Cascais. In 2024 this will be from 6th to 7th July. Details at 
    https://mirpurisailingtrophy.com/