The Festival unites all the Portuguese speaking communities, including Portugal, Brazil and East Timor, to celebrate historical ties. There’s so much to enjoy including:

  • Portuguese and Brazilian street food and drinks
  • Art and photographic exhibitions
  • Children’s activities including face painting, drawing competitions, art and craft,
  • Handcraft demonstrations
  • Latin and samba dance classes
  • Diverse entertainment program of music and dance from Portugal, Brazil and East Timor.

This year’s main attractions include:

  • Ricardo Madeira who will dazzle with contemporary Portuguese music
  • Colourful and lively Portuguese dancers will perform traditional folkloric dance.
  • Well-known Brazilian singer and dancer Danny Maia and Mel Samba band will also bring interactive Latin beat and samba lessons
  • Spectacular interactive bachata dancing
  • Portuguese chorizo making workshop
  • Demonstration of how to bake Portuguese custard tarts.