Amadora’s festivities once again animate the city from 6 to 15 September, and this year marks the 40th anniversary of the city’s creation, with concerts, gastronomy, sport, literature, exhibitions and urban art, the municipality announced.
This year, the headlines of the Amadora festivities are HMB (September 13) and Resistência (September 14), accompanied by two younger proposals MGDRV (September 13) and Conjunto! Evite (September 14), “they carry with them the irreverent burden of youth,” the town council said.
Free admission, the concerts will be held outdoors in the Central Park, the municipality said, considering that “they are already a tradition, bringing many hundreds of people in a lawn amphitheater space, which provides excellent summer evenings.”
Also in the Central Park, the composer Lux Prima Spei ‘The Dawn of Hope’ (September 11), by composer Pedro Teixeira da Silva, debuts in Amadora, with 135 elements on stage, among choralists and musicians, who will perform the work of the national composer.
In addition to the open-air initiatives, an indoor concert by Mayra Andrade (September 7) is scheduled to take place on the stage of the D. João V Cineteatro to “warm the room with the warm rhythms of its music and seductive surroundings. of your voice “.
“Let’s celebrate Amadora!”, Appealed the City Hall, noting that the parties will mark the 40th anniversary of the creation of the municipality.
In the program, there are also the Conversations on the Street initiatives, with urban art in various spaces, the “Amadora em Festa” tourist train, which will cover some of the city’s streets, the Festa dos Sabores, which includes a fair where they will go. be represented various regions of the country with gastronomic products, regional sweets, taverns, drinks, crafts and different cultural moments.
Other initiatives on the agenda are the 4th Amadora Book Party, the 17th Folklore Festival, Poetry on the Street and the joint performance of the Quorum Ballet and Aloe Theater for the first time, “in a perfect symbiosis of theater. with the dance “.
In sporting terms, the 8th Amadora City Race will be held By Decathlon (September 8th), the Amadora City Anniversary Tennis Tournament (September 14th and 15th) and the 31st Stars Amadora Cycling Tour (September 15th).