Festa do Frango da Guia, from the 4th to the 7th of August, the Sardinha Festival in Olhos de Água, from the 11th to the 13th, or the White Night of Paderne, on the 13th, are some of the parties that will liven up Albufeira this month.
The Guia Frango Festival takes place for four days, always starting at 19:00 pm, at the parish's Sports Center. The 14th edition will feature performances by Saúl Ricardo and his band, followed by Duo Emanuel Martins and Tânia. On the following day, the 5th, the entertainment is in charge of César Matoso, Débora Machado and Válter Cabrita, and this day also includes the 1st walk of Frango.
On the 6th, it will be the turn of the musicians Serafim, Jerónimo and the Duo Som Time and to close the programme, on the 7th, the party invites everyone to dance to the sound of Dieb Band and Marco Filipe.
Also in August, Guia hosts the Feast of Nossa Senhora da Guia and S. Luís, on the 27th and 28th. On both days there will be an Evening Mass in the Chapel of Nossa Senhora da Guia and a Candlelight Procession to the Mother Church, at 20:00 pm . Alongside the religious festivities, the Parish Council organized moments of music, traditional delicacies and entertainment. On the 27th, the show will be in charge of Duo 64 and the singer Micaela, while on the 28th, after the celebration of the Eucharist, there will be a show by Roberto Bernardino and Banda IRIS at the Polidesportivo, which will open at 19:00 pm.
In the parish of Olhos de Água, during the 11th, 12th and 13th, the Sardine Festival is celebrated, in what will be its 23rd edition. On these days, the party takes place in the square next to the beach of Olhos de Água from 20:00 pm, with shows and music for dancing with the groups.
On the 11th, there will be the performance of the singer Tomás Faísca, the 12th will be the group Dream Dancing and the group Gerações and to close, on the 13th, Duo Irmãos LA and Rancho Folclórico da Freguesia will perform.
The Parish of Paderne also has a summer program, starting on the 6th of August, with celebrations in honor of Nossa Senhora da Esperança, patron saint of the Parish. In addition to the religious celebrations, at 19 pm, in the Pavilhão Desportivo car park, there is a party with traditional foods, cakes, fairs and music by Marco António.
Closing the festivities in the parish of Paderne, there is the White Night on the 13th, starting at 19:00.