2nd Oysters Festival in Tavira

Similar to last year's event "Aqui há Ostra", Tavira hosts once again this year the 2nd Oyster Festival. The event is perfect for shellfish lovers and will take place between the 22nd and 26th of July. It will also be possible to have a taste of other different kinds of seafood, a great opportunity to get acquainted with the excellent quality of Ria Formosa diversity. An event to publicize the oysters from Ria Formosa (80% of national … [Read more...]

6th Sea Gastronomy Festival

Similarly to what happened last year around this time, Tavira will be hosting the 6th Sea Gastronomy Festival between the 9th and 24th of May. By enjoying a meal in one of the participating restaurants, you will have access to the ongoing exposition "Tavira, Sea Heritages" at Palácio da Galeria/Municipal Museum. The participants will also have the chance to win a week-end "Near the Sea" in one of the following hotels: Aldeamento … [Read more...]

Tavira Island Sport Zone

It's going to happen in the Island of Tavira, from 8 to 11 pf April; 4 days full of sport activities like: Canoeing, Windsurf, Kitesurf, Bodyboard, Climbing, Paintball, you name it... According to the information on their homepage it seemed to have been a success last year, and they are about to repeat it, all the details you need, in case you're interested are in ism.oxigenio.pt. And, if you're attending, remember to be respectful towards … [Read more...]

6th Mountain Gastronomy Festival

Similar to last year's Festival, this year Tavira will organize the 6th Festival of Gastronomy of the Serra. And from the 21st of March to the 10th of April you will be able to taste many of the traditional flavours of Mountain gastronomy in Tavira. The Festival will take place between the 21st of March and the 10th of April in participating restaurants, as usual, and will enable lovers of good food to savour some typical meals from the … [Read more...]

Christmas 2008 in Tavira

As part of the celebrations of Christmas and the New Year, the City Council of Tavira has planned a program that promises to enliven its citizens and all those who visit the county. Music is the motto of the celebrations, and so, on December 06 at 12:00, in Mercado da Ribeira, the Academy of Music Children’s Choir begins the animation of Christmas, repeating on days 13 and 23 and on days 20 and 22 in the City Hall building. Also the … [Read more...]