The 27th Wine Festival in Borba will take place from November 10 to 18 with the participation of dozens of exhibitors, highlighting the Alentejo producers, the municipality announced today.
This year’s edition of the fair dedicated to wine and vineyards, which receives thousands of visitors every year, takes place in the event hall of the city of Borba, Évora district, and will promote, above all, Alentejo wines, with the producers who present their brands for tasting and sale.
The party includes a set of thematic areas dedicated to wine and wine tourism, gastronomy, regional products and sweets, handicrafts and winemaking equipment and services.
The fair, which serves as the presentation of the new wine of the local producers by the Saint Martin, also intends to promote other regional products such as cheese, sausages, bread, olive oil, honey, nuts and traditional sweets.
With a stage in one of the most important wine regions of Alentejo, the contest is in charge of the Municipality, Technical Association of Alentejo Winemakers (ATEVA), Alentejo Regional Wine Commission (CVRA) and Regional Tourism Authority of Alentejo and Ribatejo.
The program includes a circuit of the taverns on the opening day, the Gala of the Queen of the Vendors on November 11 and, throughout the nine days, wine tasting, musical entertainment, conferences and cultural and sporting activities.
As for the musical poster, there are performances of Quinta do Bill, Toy, Fernando Daniel and Light Orchestra of the Army.
Admission is free at the fair and at all shows.