Agenda Municipal / Parties, Fairs and Pilgrims Famalicão The Place of Christmas

01 Dec to 08 Jan
Municipal Market | Praça 9 de Abril | Parque da Juventude | Praça D. Maria II | Casa das Artes

PROGRAMME

01 DECEMBER 
MULTIMEDIA SHOW
Timetable: Friday and Saturday 18h00 | 19h30 | 21h00 | 22h30
Sunday to Thursday 18h30 | 20h00 | 21h30

01 TO 24 DECEMBER
TRAIN
Praça D. Maria II  
Timetable: The mornings from Tuesday to Friday are for the exclusive use of schools and educational institutions in the municipality, free of charge, by appointment with ACIF; Public: Tuesday to Friday | 14H00 to 18H00; Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays | 10H00-13H00 | 14H00-18H00. Does not circulate on Mondays.

01 DECEMBER TO 8 JANUARY
CHRISTMAS MARKET
Food Court
Street Food and Traditional Products. 
Timetable: monday to friday 14h00 to 20h00; weekends and holidays 11h00 às 22h00
ICE RINK
Praça D. Maria II 
Timetable: Monday to Thursday from 14H00 to 22H00; Friday from 14H00 to 23H00; Saturday from 10H00 to 23H00 and Sunday from 10H00 to 22H00.
For more information, please contact: pistagelofamalicao@gmail.com
MERRY-GO-ROUND
Praceta Cupertino de Miranda
Timetable: The mornings from Monday to Friday are exclusive use of schools and educational institutions in the municipality, free of charge, by appointment with ACIF. Public: Monday to Friday | 14H00 to 20H00; Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays | 10H00-20H00.

01 DECEMBER
STREET ENTERTAINMENT – SWING A SONG - STREET BAND
Centro urbano
COMMUNITIES IN CHOIR
Municipal Market
16H00 - CSIF ÁREA URBANA: FAMALICÃO, CALENDÁRIO, ANTAS, ABADE VERMOIM, BRUFE AND GAVIÃO
17H00: CSIF LOUSADO, ESMERIZ AND CABEÇUDOS 
CHRISTMAS AT THE SQUARE: ARTEDUCA, CONSERVATÓRIO DE MÚSICA DE FAMALICÃO
19H30 - Praça Mercado
CORO DE PEQUENOS CANTORES DE ESPOSENDE E THE VILLAGE
21H30- Igreja Matriz Nova

03 DECEMBER
CHRISTMAS CONCERT: ORFEÃO FAMALICENSE
18H30- Igreja Matriz Antiga
NIGHT OF LIGHT, WITH THE MOST BEAUTIFUL CHRISTMAS CAROLS
21H30- Praça D. Maria II
Participation: Singer - Ângela Silva, Choir – Pequenos Cantores de Joane, Accordion – David da Silva, Piano – Ana Moreira da Silva, Violin – Cristina Veloso, Viola – Carla Marques, Violoncello – André Silva

04 DECEMBER
STREET ENTERTAINMENT – SWING A SONG - STREET BAND
Centro Urbano
COMMUNITIES IN CHOIR
Mercado Municipal
16H00: CSIF GONDIFELOS, CAVALÕES, OUTIZ AND LOURO
17H00: CSIF DE BAIRRO, CARREIRA, BENTE, DELÃES, RUIVÃES AND NOVAIS

03 AND 10 DECEMBER AND 07 JANUARY
SHOWCOOKINGS OF CHRISTMAS RECIPES WITH RESIDENT CHEF
16H00 - Mercado Municipal

07 DECEMBER TO 01 JANUARY
CIRCUS AMAR
Praça da Juventude
(The Town Hall will offer free entrance to all children up to the second cycle of primary education. Around 10,000 free tickets)

07 DECEMBER
REV3RSE
21H30 - Praça D. Maria II

08 DECEMBER
STREET ENTERTAINMENT – GUARDA-NUVEM: SEISTOPEIA
Centro Urbano
COMMUNITIES IN CHOIR
Municipal Market
16H00: CSIF VALE DO PELHE: CRUZ, VALE S. COSME, TELHADO, PORTELA, REQUIÃO AND VALE S. MARTINHO
17H00: CSIF JOANE, VERMOIM, POUSADA DE SARAMAGOS AND MOGEGE

09 DECEMBER
SINGING CHRISTMAS: ARTEDUCA - CONSERVATÓRIO DE MÚSICA DE FAMALICÃO
19H30 - Igreja Matriz Antiga
CHRISTMAS AND FADO: ACAFADO
21H30 - Praça D. Maria II 

10 DECEMBER
ANÇÃ-BLE
21H30 - Igreja Matriz Antiga

11 TO 24 DECEMBER
COTTAGE OF SOLIDARITY
Praça 9 de Abril
Timetable of 12 to 23 December: 10H00 to 12H30 – 14H30 to 18H00
Timetable of 24 December: 10H00 to 12H30
Day 11 at 15H00 – Santa Claus arrives in town
Day 18 at 15H00 - Concentration for the parade leaving the Town Hall, as well as the parade of Santa Clauses, bicycle associations and the Famalicense Fire Brigade and its Fanfare, with a short route through the streets of the town, until the Cottage of Solidarity.

11 DECEMBER
STREET ENTERTAINMENT – SWING A SONG - STREET BAND
Centro Urbano
COMMUNITIES IN CHOIR
Municipal Market
16H00: CSIF FRADELOS, RIBEIRÃO E VILARINHO DAS CAMBAS

12 TO 31 DECEMBER
FAMALICÃO PORTO DE ENCONTRO 
Organised by ACIF
A Associação Comercial e Industrial de V. N. Famalicão (ACIF) organiza a 7ª edição do Roteiro “Famalicão Porto de Encontro by ACIF”, promovendo a tradição natalícia e gastronomia famalicense.  A iniciativa decorre nos restaurantes aderentes, com o lema “Coma uma rabanada, oferecemos o Porto”, e nos bares aderentes, com o habitual brinde dos amigos na tarde do dia 24 de dezembro.

16 DECEMBER
CHRISTMAS SHOW: NOVO RUMO, ASS. DE PROFESSORES DE V. N. DE FAMALICÃO, ANDANÇA, CONSERVATÓRIO DE DANÇA DE FAMALICÃO
17H00 - Centro Cívico e Paroquial de Vila Nova de Famalicão
CHRISTMAS CELTIC: ESPIRAL TRIO
18H30 - Auditório da Fundação Cupertino de Miranda

17 DECEMBER
VIOLA POPULAR: JOSÉ VALENTE
18H30 - Auditório da Fundação Cupertino de Miranda
CHRISTMAS CONCERT: ARTEDUCA - CONSERVATÓRIO DE MÚSICA DE FAMALICÃO
21H00 - Igreja Matriz Nova

18 DECEMBER
STREET ENTERTAINMENT – SWING A SONG - STREET BAND
Centro Urbano
COMMUNITIES IN CHOIR
Municipal Market
16H00: CSIF VALE DO ESTE - ARNOSO STª MARIA, ARNOSO STª EULÁLIA, SEZURES, LEMENHE, MOUQUIM, JESUFREI AND NINE
17H00: CSIF CASTELÕES, OLIVEIRA S. MATEUS, OLIVEIRA STª MARIA, RIBA D’ AVE AND PEDOME

23 DECEMBER
CHRISTMAS CONCERT (CHOIR AND HARP): ORQUESTRA DO DISTRITO DE BRAGA
18H30 - Auditório da Fundação Cupertino de Miranda
S. SILVESTRE FAMALICÃO
21H30 - Praça Álvaro Marques
More information at SAOSILVESTRE.ORG

07 AND 08 JANUARY
NEW YEAR’S CONCERT
Casa das  Artes
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