“Summer Concerts” bring HMB, Áurea, Fernando Daniel, Katia Guerreiro and Blaya to Lagos

This is a “unique cultural program proposal, diversified and adapted to the reality of the pandemic”

Lagos Nights Out – Nights at the Pier (File Photo)

The municipality of Lagos will present, for this summer, the “Summer Concerts”, a new initiative that will receive HMB, Aurea, Fernando Daniel, Katia Guerreiro and Blaya, during the months of July and August. The municipality is once again organizing the second edition of “Drive In Cinema” and “Lagos Nights Out – Noites no Cais”.

After postponing the “Feira Concurso Arte Doce” and the “Feast of the Bath” to 2022, the municipality will mark the respective dates with concerts by HMB, on 29 July, Aurea (30), Fernando Daniel (31) and from Katia Guerreiro on 1st August, at 21 pm, at Parque de Feiras, next to the Estádio Municipal de Lagos.

Blaya's concert, taking place on the 29th of August, has not yet been defined.

Tickets will have a cost of five euros, and can be purchased at the reception of the Centro Cultural de Lagos or through the ticketline.

In a note sent to newsrooms by the local authority, this is a «proposal for a unique, diversified and adapted cultural program to the reality of the pandemic», which will «invigorate one of the sectors most affected by the pandemic, but also to encourage the population in this such a troubled period».

Most of the initiatives will take place outdoors, and, in the case of shows, the seats will be seated and with due physical distance.

The “Drive In Lagos” will take place between the 17th and 26th of August at the Rossio da Trindade playground.

The films “Bem Bom” will be broadcast on August 17th, “Captain Sabre Teeth and the Magic Diamond”, on the 19th, “Women to Power”, on the 24th, and “Listen”, on the 26th.

Access to this initiative is free, you must bring your own vehicle, and prior mandatory registration is required in a form to be released shortly by the local authority.

“Lagos Nights Out – Nights at Cais”, part of the Algarve's cultural network programming project, Bezaranha, returns to Cais das Descobertas on the 3rd, 4th and 5th of September, with the Jazzie Trio (Paulo Ribeiro, Pedro Glória and Pedro Guerreiro), Marta Alves with Nuno Feist and Guilherme Banza, and the group Almatriz.

The Lagos Cultural Center will also feature the exhibitions “Cada Conta, Conta”, by Ana Canto, and “Cápsula do Tempo”, by the Portuguese Serigraphy Centre, from 9 August to 9 September, and with “2020 seeing is believing”, by Paulo Figueiras, patent from 2 August to 24 September.

The Lagos Cultural Center will also have the shows “Meus Monstros Marinhos”, by Dancenema, on the 6th of August, and “Visto en el Jueves”, with the flamenco artist Rócio Márquez, on the 7th of August.

The performances of “Lá fora, cá inside – Música no Pátio” will be: Lolirockers, on the 21st of July, Zé Portugal, on the 4th of August, Orquestra de Jazz do Algarve, on the 11th, and Orfélia, on the 25th.