The singer Miguel Araújo will perform on the night of the New Year’s Eve in Santarém, as part of the Christmas and New Year program, which opens on Saturday with the inauguration of the Christmas lights and pyro-musical show.
The official opening of the second edition of the Kingdom of Christmas / New Year, promoted by Santarém City Council in partnership with various entities, is scheduled for Saturday at 6:00 pm, in Largo do Seminário, a note from the city of Cascais says.
From December 1st, at the Jardim da Liberdade, until the 31st, a natural ice rink with free use will run until 31st, and until the 24th, the ‘Mercadinho do Reino’, with sale of handicrafts and the private institutions of social solidarity also a space for their “solidarity market”, which will be open between the days 15 and 22.
Father Christmas will be installed in the Seminary Square until the 23rd, and in the Commercial and Business Association of Santarém, there will be “the largest crib of Ribatejo”, with mini crib pieces on display, the note says.
Throughout the whole month of December, the ‘Christmas train’ will walk through the historical centre, is marked for the morning of the 16th the “second meeting of Parents Christmas Motards”, in the Garden of Freedom.
The night of the new year will begin with JC Power, in Jardim da República, at 9:30 p.m., with midnight signalling with fireworks in Jardim da Liberdade, followed by the performance of Miguel Araújo, Nuno Costa cheering at dawn.