Rui Veloso helps Tavira celebrate City Day

Jardim do Coreto will be animated by arraiais

Photo: Rui Santos

Rui Veloso will perform in Tavira, on the 24th of June, at 22 pm, at Praça da República, in what will be the highlight of the celebrations of the City Day. The staging of Moura Encantada, the pyromusical show and the fairs of Santos Populares complete the program of festivities.

«In the month of June, the Popular Saints and the Day of the City are celebrated. It's the time for basils, courts, arraiais, for jumping to the fire and eating grilled sardines», highlights the Câmara de Tavira.

From the 19th to the 24th and on the 28th and 29th of June, at 21 pm, there will be festivals promoted by the municipality, in Jardim do Coreto, animated by Rúben Filipe (00th), Cristiano Martins (19th), Bailasons – Pedro Paz (20st) ), Mais Dois (on the 21nd), Fábio Lagarto with a band and Rancho Folclórico da Luz (on the 22rd), Sons do Sul (on the 23th), Silvino Campos (on the 24th) and Arcílio Palma (on the 28th).

In addition to the Jardim do Coreto, there are several festivities throughout the county “that promise to liven up the first summer nights”, highlights the municipality.

The staging of Moura Encantada, at Castelo de Tavira, is scheduled for the 23rd, at 22:30. This moment is carried out by Armação do Artista with the support of Câmara de Tavira. Later that night, at 23:59, at Ponte das Forças Armadas, a pyromusical show welcomes the City Day (24 June).

The municipal holiday program begins at 10:30 am, in Paços do Concelho, with the raising of flags, followed by, at 11:00 am, at the Álvaro de Campos Municipal Library, the solemn session that includes the awarding of medals for good service and dedication to employees with 20 and 30 years of service and municipal merit.

The commemorations of this ephemeris end with a concert by Rui Veloso.