A New collective art project arises in the Algarve: the Artlink Collective
Aug22

A New collective art project arises in the Algarve: the Artlink Collective

This summer, the Artlink Collective will showcase the artwork of several artists around the Algarve – August 22, 2022 Some of life’s more interesting journeys seem to take on their own direction without any planned route in mind. This was the case when four artists made contact around nine months ago and both friendships and appreciation of each other’s work developed. Without denying that selling their own work was an objective, it...

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The “coolest market in the South” starts this Thursday in Portimão
Jul20

The “coolest market in the South” starts this Thursday in Portimão

Lota Cool Market brings together not only local bands, but also craftspeople, local businesses, food trucks, designers, and artists from a variety of backgrounds – July 20, 2022 This month marks the return of the Lota Cool Market – the “coolest market in the south of Portugal” – to Portimão (Zona Ribeirinha) between July 21 and 24. Taking place from 6pm to 1am inside and around the renovated riverside Lota building, the event will...

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Vila Vita Parc unveils stunning new villa
Jul19

Vila Vita Parc unveils stunning new villa

Part of the resort’s Collection, the Red Chalet is a Belle Époque-style villa launching this August in Armação de Pêra – July 19, 2022 Vila Vita Collection – the sister company to clifftop resort Vila Vita Parc – is about to launch its new property, the Red Chalet, located in the heart of Armação de Pêra, on August 1. Says the company, a leading player in the Algarve’s luxury rental market, the debut of the Red Chalet is “in...

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Summertime brings back the “Sunset Secrets” Live Sessions to Silves Castle
Jul12

Summertime brings back the “Sunset Secrets” Live Sessions to Silves Castle

Enjoy the Summer sunsets at the top of Silves Castle with live music, great food, dance performances and even fire shows – July 12, 2022 Sunset Secrets returns to Silves for yet another Summer edition. A series of sunset events will be held every Thursday at Silves Castle until August 4. These sunset parties take place between 6.30pm (admission is allowed until 9.30pm) and 11pm and feature everything from live music to “relaxing...

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Lagoa Jazz Fest 2022 happens this July 1-3 in Estômbar
Jul01

Lagoa Jazz Fest 2022 happens this July 1-3 in Estômbar

Internationally acclaimed Lagoa Jazz Fest returns to Estômbar this July – July 1, 2022 The intimistic Lagoa Jazz Festival returns once again to Estômbar for a set of jazz performances in a unique place, Sítio das Fontes, in Estômbar (part of Lagoa’s borough). For the past 16 editions, the Lagoa Jazz Festival has had positive critics from the press and national and international artists. The festival will feature a lounge space,...

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International dance-music Festival ‘Secret Project’ comes to Portimão this weekend
Jun15

International dance-music Festival ‘Secret Project’ comes to Portimão this weekend

Praia da Rocha beach in Portimão will take centre stage this weekend with the coming American Festival ‘Secret Project’, featuring some of the most renowned dance-music artists in the world – June 15, 2022 The Algarve is entering summer in full swing, promising a set of different events for everyone. While Carvoeiro will be hosting the Black and White Summer Party, Portimão is preparing for its own beach party – the Secret...

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Over 30,000 expected to attend the Carvoeiro Black & White party this Saturday
Jun15

Over 30,000 expected to attend the Carvoeiro Black & White party this Saturday

Carvoeiro Black and White Summer Party returns for another memorable night in the Algarve – June 15, 2022 The Carvoeiro Black and White Night party is returning this Saturday (June 18) from 8.30pm and 3am after being cancelled for two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Known as the event that marks the start of the Algarve’s summer agenda, the party is expected to attract over 30,000 people to the small town’s streets. Live music, DJ...

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Portuguese Weekend Events for Vila Vita Parc’s 30th anniversary celebrations
Jun09

Portuguese Weekend Events for Vila Vita Parc’s 30th anniversary celebrations

Vila Vita Parc Resort is hosting two events dedicated to Portuguese music and Algarve gastronomy – June 9, 2022 Vila Vita Parc Resort & Spa will be hosting two memorable events as part of its 30th anniversary celebrations. This June 12 (Sunday), the spotlight is on Portuguese music with the performance of well-known Portuguese singer Bárbara Tinoco, and, on June 13, gastronomy takes centre stage with some of the most important...

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