Every year Lagoa Municipality celebrates a theme, 2019’s being inclusivity within the community, and in this vein The Algarveans theatre group have been invited to participate in Humorfest, an annual comedy festival happening throughout March. Members of the company are already in rehearsal for their first production of the season; Ladies’ Day by Amanda Whittington. This promises to deliver all the humour of Calendar Girls and The Full Monty, with the charm of Dinner Ladies.
The QRER Cooperative, based in Querença, is opening its year of activities with a bird watching tour in and around the natural beauty of the Serra do Caldeirão.
The tour is open to the public and is being arranged by Proactivetur's João Ministro. The group will set off on Saturday, January 26, at 9:00 am from the Largo de Igreja Matriz in the picturesque village of Querença.
Vilamoura International School (CIV) organises a biennial trip to Canada for Year 11 and 12 students, to give them more options when choosing tertiary education. Students from the returning group addressed their peers to tell them more about their experience.
The opening of the exhibition 'Circular Somewhere' will take place on October 20 at 17:30 h at Associação Cultural Re-Criativa República 14, Av. da República nº.14, 8700-310, Olhão
The exhibition will run from October 20 to December 6, from 14:00 - 19:00 h every day, except Sundays and public holidays.
The 18th annual Better Living in Portugal Exhibition (BLiP EXPO) will have nearly 100 exhibitors waiting to meet you over the weekend of 13-14 October in the Portimão Arena. All of them are there to provide residents and property owners solutions to enjoy the best possible lifestyle in Portugal.
There will be many previous BLiP exhibitors returning with their latest products and services for the home and garden as well as insurance, financial, currency, legal and health providers. Funeral arrangements, security, petcare, property services, fashion, shopping, food & drink and golf will all be represented. And there will be lots of new exhibitors vying for your attention. Talk to them – that’s why they are going to be there. Many will have special promotions and exclusive offers over the weekend and there will be instant health checks available and much more.
The next Information and Trading and Exchange Event of the REconomia Community Exchange System will be at the São Brás de Alportel Library on 22 September 2018 15:30 – 18:00
Did you know that 80 cents out of every euro spent locally leaks out of the area into the pockets of large corporations?
For the fourth consecutive year, Casas do Barlavento is hosting a golf day on the 21st of September at Boavista Golf and Spa resort, to thank the owners, buyers and business partners of Casas do Barlavento for another successful year.
This year 100 golfers will play as a 4 ball AM-AM team, with a 9 am shotgun start. The program for the day after the game includes drinks and snacks on the terrace to the sound of live music, followed by lunch in the clubhouse restaurant.
Imagination, technique, passion for art and detailed work characterises Liliana Alves’ jewellery. Her delicate filigree work honours the classic method of the Portuguese jewellery heritage, while at the same time combining new techniques developed by herself. In fact, this jewellery designer considers that the filigree method allows the symbiosis between the traditional and the contemporary, the combination that characterises her work. The beauty of her pieces is in perfect harmony between the light, texture and brightness of the materials, as well as the inspiration of the author to instil versatility.
- The Vicar of Dibley comes to the Algarve
- Appreciating English Literature - April 5th
- Oriental/Belly Dance classes in Lagos
- In and Out of Northern Europe: Hunting the Neanderthals of the English Channel
- Olhão - exhibition of paintings at the Recriativa - opens on Friday March 9th
- Is it a bird?... Is it a plane?... It's super dad!!
- Jazz at Olhão's refurbished Recriativa - Friday 9th March
- Algarve History Association March/April 2018 Events