Popular Marches parade at the São Luís Stadium this Saturday

There are guest marches

This Saturday, June 15th, the São Luís Stadium will host the City of Faro, organized by Sociedade Recreativa Bordeirense with the support of the Municipality.

On that day, the six participating groups will parade along Avenida Almeida Carrapato, at 21 pm, to the São Luís Stadium, starting the show, with free admission, at 00 pm.

In addition to the march in the municipality of Faro – the Marcha de Bordeira, the event will feature the presence of invited groups such as the Marcha Poeta Pardal (Quarteira), the Marcha Baeta (Aljustrel), the Marcha da Almovimento (Almodôvar), the Marcha da Madragoa (Lisbon) and the Marcha de Penha de França (Lisbon).

In a note, the Municipality of Faro recalls that the Marcha de Bordeira was the first from the Algarve that paraded on Avenida da Liberdade, on the eve of Saint Anthony's Day, opening the parade of the Marchas Populares de Lisboa, in 2015.

«The municipality intends, with the March Meeting, to reaffirm the authenticity and identity of the culture of the south of the country and attract visitors to the city during the popular saints' season, as well as to value the action of local associations that actively participate in the city's animation. », the note reads.

The event has the support of Sporting Clube Farense and the João de Deus School Group.