Funchal reveillon 1 EVENTS Madeira Island News Madeira News 

Funchal reveillon

Madeira New year festivities – Reveillon Legend of Saint Sylvester The Funchal reveillon. On the previous night of this year, becoming the Virgin Mary tilting in the heavens across the sea, St. Sylvester arrived to talk to her. Even the Virgin Mary confided in him that the reason for her sadness: she recalled that the lovely Atlantis, sunken by God as a punishment onto its people. While she had been talking, Our Lady wept tears of sadness and compassion. St. Sylvester noticed that they weren’t tears but actual pearls. One…

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Madeira Cherry Festival 2 EVENTS Excursions Madeira News 

Madeira Cherry Festival

Date: 14, 15 June Local: Jardim da Serra The rural village of Jardim da Serra, located in the upper part of Câmara de Lobos, hosts the Cherry Festival, a popular event that promotes the local tradition of this parish. This festivity oers a wide range of sports and leisure activities that culminate with an ethnographic parade in a tribute to the harvesting of this delicious fruit.

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Madeira Music Festival EVENTS Madeira Island News Madeira News 

Madeira Music Festival XXXV

From June 6 to 15, the Madeira Music Festival, once again, brings to the island the possibility of experiencing and enjoying a richer cultural offer in the field of classical music. Madeira Music Festival With a diversified programme, including concerts and recitals from erudite music to contemporary dance, the Music festival is a remarkable event that seeks to rouse a cultural impact and mark the take-off of the summer season’s festivals. An event that has been enriching the Madeira Atlantic Festival for some years, it is also a strong presence…

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Underwater Nature Madeira Festival II 3 EVENTS LOCALS Madeira Island News 

Underwater Nature Madeira Festival II

2nd to 7th June The second edition of the “Underwater Nature Festival” is scheduled for the beginning of next month. This recreational sporting event aims to promote and raise awareness of the Garajau Natural Reserve, a marine reserve of about 376 hectares, situated on the south coast of Madeira, between Lazaretto (Funchal) and Ponta da Oliveira (Caniço de Baixo). Underwater Nature Madeira Festival   As the name indicates, the programme will focus on diving and other sea related activities and on environmental actions carried out in the Reserve. This event…

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Sailing week madeira 2014 EVENTS LOCALS Madeira News 

Sailing week madeira

JULY 26 th – JULY 31 st JULY 31 st – AUGUST 5 th AUGUST 5 th – AUGUST 10 th Sailing week madeira ONE WEEK IN A PRIVATE SAILBOAT TAKING ADVANTAGE OF THE SUN, THE SEA AND EXCLUSIVE PARTIES IN WHITE SAND BEACHES. COME ON BOARD AND ENJOY AN UNFORGETTABLE ADVENTURE IN UNIQUE SCENARIOS OF MAGNIFICENT BEAUTY IN THE ISLE OF MADEIRA AND PORTO SANTO! Dive in crystalline waters, dance on the beach with your feet touching the sand and watch the sunset or sunbathe in the privacy of…

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Meeting Canyoning Madeira 4 EVENTS Excursions Madeira Island News 

Meeting Canyoning Madeira

Clube Naval perform Seixal organizes Meeting Canyoning Madeira. Meeting Canyoning Madeira is a event organized by the Sailing Club of Seixal and the Mountain Camping Federation of Portugal. This event has as principal goal promoting Madeira’s tremendous capacity for the practice of the sports activity, and encouraging the discussion and exchange of experiences between practitioners. It includes workshops and lectures open to the participation of people of different nationalities. During this event, participants have the chance to go through several canyons in various areas most of which are situated in…

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Machico Sixteenth Century Market IX

Event dates: 6, 7 and June 8 Local: Machico Machico hosts the 9th edition of the 16th-century Market, an event that evokes the historical period of the discovery of the island, which has gained a prominent cultural status . Organized by the Municipal Council of Machico and in partnership with the Elementary and Secondary Schools of Machico, this initiative takes place in Machico´s downtown at Largo da Praça, in Alameda Dr. José António de Almada, and oers a number of cultural and musical activities. Machico Sixteenth Century Market More info: Machico is…

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The Atlantic Festival, an event that marks the beginning of the summer season in Madeira, will this year integrate a diverse set of initiatives EVENTS Madeira Island News Madeira News 

Madeira Atlantic Festival

Event dates: June, 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th  The Madeira Atlantic Festival, an event that marks the beginning of the summer season in Madeira, will this year integrate a diverse set of initiatives spread throughout the month of June, most importantly the pyromusical shows; the Madeira Music Festival and the Regional Arts Week. Pyromusical Shows The four pyro musical shows with a duration of about 20 minutes, start at 10.30pm at the entrance of Funchal’s harbor (commonly designated as “Pontinha”), taking place within the 4 Saturdays of June, on the…

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Madeira Reveillon Hotels 5 Attention EVENTS HOTELS/ACCOMODATION 

Madeira Reveillon Hotels

Madeira Reveillon Madeira Reveillon The Madeira is a magical , unique and dazzling spectacle , because in addition to the fantastic fireworks , there are many Christmas lights in Funchal and several cruises in the sea , this New Year is considered one of the best World. Enjoy the deals entryway and come discover Madeira , where you can find a natural beauty waiting for you . New Year in Madeira more Cheap Hotels in Top Search and book in advance your hotel for the night year-end , so you…

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Festas da Sé – Funchal

May 25 to June 2 The streets surrounding the Funchal Cathedral come alive at the end of May during the Festas da Sé – a typical Madeiran arraial (street party). Festas da Sé Local restaurants in Rua de João Tavira, Rua do Bispo, Rua da Queimada de Cima, Rua da Queimada de Baixo and Rua dos Ferreiros feature special traditional menus and offer a wide selection of local food and wine. The streets are beautifully decorated for the occasion and entertainment includes music from singing groups and brass bands. Festas…

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