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Music, visual arts, surfing, gastronomy, cinema, pilgrimages and much more…. To do this weekend in Figueira da Foz!
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This weekend immerse yourself in a universe where the sea, art and gastronomy meet. Until Sunday, September 10, the 10th edition of Gliding Barnacles, in Praia do Cabedelo, promises the celebration of a vibrant community. Check it all out in this article we’ve prepared.

Gliding Barnacles Festival 2023, Figueira da Foz

Get ready for an explosion of waves, colors and rhythms, where artists, surfers and dreamers come together to create a symphony of creativity. Leave the car at home and go by boat! But first, check the timetables here

MeetFigueira is a partner of the event!

Musical program for the weekend:


THE CRIME IS MINE, by François Ozon, is being shown today at 9.30pm at the Figueira da Foz Arts and Entertainment Center.

Tickets on sale here:

On Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Meeting Point, you can see the exhibition THE SEA IS OUR LAND, which will be commented on by architect Manuel Traveira. During the week, the exhibition is open to the public from Wednesday to Sunday, from 14:00 to 22:00. Admission is free.

The Pedro Fernandes Tomás Municipal Public Library is hosting a double presentation of books by Edições Minerva Coimbra on Saturday 9th at 6pm:

António Augusto Menano is launching “It’s forbidden to camp in caves, followedbyinheritance“, which will be presented by António Pedro Pita, who in turn is launching “The book of forgotten words?“, which will be presented by António Tavares.

Until Sunday the 10th, Portuguese university sport is in the spotlight in Figueira da Foz with the University Games of Portugal (JUP). The city is hosting performances by the main national academies, in various sports and in various public venues: the Praia do Relógio Sports Center (Volleyball), the EB23 Dr. João de Barros Sports Pavilion (Futsal) and the Traseiras Field (Basketball).

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Bandas ao Coreto presents the Philharmonic of the Sociedade Musical e Recreativa, Instrutiva e Beneficente Santanense in the Municipal Garden this Saturday, the 9th, at 6pm.

In Buarcos, the FESTAS DA SENHORA DA ENCARNAÇÃO continue. On Sunday the 10th, at 4pm, there will be a Mass in front of the Chapel of Our Lady of the Incarnation, followed by a solemn procession.

The Figueira com Sabor a Mar restaurant association is once again organizing a gastronomic day dedicated to Feijoada de Búzios, a traditional recipe from the region. Until September 17, this dish will be on display in the participating restaurants (see poster).

Throughout this weekend, Figueira da Foz has a variety of entertainment opportunities to enjoy to the full. Invite your loved ones or friends and explore all the options available in this town.

We wish you a wonderful weekend!



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